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Tullio Saba/FlickrCoalition Politics: Trading Perfection For PermanenceThere's a reason why many of LBJ's Great Society programs have stood the test of time.
iStockTo Win in Rural Areas, Democrats Need to Tackle Market ConsolidationThe party is losing those voters by not going after agricultural monopolies.