A Gathering Democratic Super-Majority

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The Freedom to Vote Act proposed by the Dems has 60%+ super-majority support. The same was the case with Biden’s American Rescue Plan, the proposed American Jobs Plan, support for gay marriage, support for Roe v Wade, increasing taxes on the wealthy and other core elements of the Democratic world view. One way to understand much of the energy coming from Fox News, the religious right, the obstruction tactics of Mitch McConnell, and the work of conservative media figures like Chuck Todd is that they want to keep the already existing Democratic super-majority from coalescing into a ruling coalition.

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