Only a woman can win in a debate with Trump

Only a woman can win in a debate with Trump

[Ed. – I’m not sure we’re thinking of the same Warren and Harris here.]

[W]omen appear better at weathering Hurricane Trump than men. Case in point: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. …

I believe any of the woman candidates is better equipped to face Trump in a debate because they will not swing as wildly as men are likely to do. There’s obviously a larger conversation about sexism and misogyny affecting a female candidate while males face no such headwind—but on a debate stage against Trump, women have the upper hand.

Specifically, Sen. Elizabeth Warren is underappreciated as a potential Trump foe. She might have a narrower margin of victory relative to a hypothetical matchup with Trump compared with the other candidates, but dating back to 2017, she has weathered the most sustained attacks from him. … Hillary facing it last time allows a woman to confront it head-on next time.

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Sen. Kamala Harris seems more than ready to coolly, clinically expose Trump.

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