Democrats Seize on Protests, Pandemic to Advance Agenda

Democrats are looking to seize upon the issues of racial injustice and the coronavirus pandemic in their effort to take back control of state legislature seats across the country. 

While Democrats have had a number of victories at the state legislature level during the Trump administration, they have continuously lagged Republicans since the Obama presidency. 

However, the party feels that they will be able to tap into the mood surrounding the nationwide protests against racial injustice and police brutality as well as the pandemic.

Democrats say they plan to highlight the roles that local and state officials can take in bringing about reforms on these critical national issues at a time when voters are keen for action.

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