Thursday, January 31st, 2019 13:41:23

Media and Money

It’s not surprising that Democratic Party officials are reaching far down into their bench for someone to respond to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address. When they last selected a candidate for president, Hillary Clinton — the former senator from New York and former secretary of state — lost to Trump. Something new is needed, and they are asking Stacey Abrams, the former minority leader of the Georgia House of Representatives, to do the honors. Abrams lost the governor’s race this past November to Republican Brian Kemp.