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The First Primary in the Party of Trump

Column: Roy Moore, Mitch McConnell, and America's class divide

Moore Palin Trump StrangeRoy Moore's insurgent victory over incumbent Senator Luther Strange in Monday's Alabama Republican primary has been hyped. Not least by Moore's nation-state populist supporters online who see the defeat of the preferred candidate of Mitch McConnell and President Trump as a harbinger. Yet there are several reasons a Moore victory should not be a surprise.