Why Diane's guest Ben Wittes says no.
The results of this week’s midterm elections brought a return to two party governance in Washington. But if Democrats, who will take control of the House in January, have more power, the President’s reaction was anything but conciliatory. The New Yorker’s Susan Glasser predicted before Tuesday’s vote that there were few outcomes that could fix the country’s broken politics. And if this week is an indication of what’s to come, she’s right.
- Susan Glasser Staff writer, The New Yorker
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