Editorial: Under Joe Biden, Democrats must find a way to be a pragmatic, big-tent party

In the fall elections, Democrats won the headliner but lost many undercards. With sizable gains in state legislatures and the U.S. Congress, Republicans are poised to control redistricting based on the 2020 Census and potentially take back the House of Representatives in 2022.And so, pointed fingers are flying — with an always hypercritical party looking for people, strategies and messages to blame.There’s no single explanation for why an electorate that rejected Donald Trump was in many cases unwilling to give the Democrats a chance at the local level. But we’ve seen enough clues to suggest t…

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