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Steve Benen is a producer at MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show. He was the principal contributor to the Washington Monthly's Political Animal blog from August 2008 until January 2012.
Pete Souza\Wikimedia CommonsWhat Did African Americans Have to Lose With a Trump Presidency?The claim that the Obama-Biden administration did nothing for them is simply preposterous.
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