Can He Do That?

How to Flip the House: The secret heist of 2010

2010 was the year of the Tea Party, the year of backlash against Obama, and the year of the biggest shift of power in the House in a century. But it’s also the year that Republicans executed a little-noticed strategy that cemented their place in power. Related link

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Donald Trump’s historic presidency is unlike any other that’s come before it. Each episode of this podcast focuses on one aspect of Trump’s time in the White House that raises the question: ‘Can He Do That?’

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2010 was the year of the Tea Party, the year of backlash against Obama, and the year of the biggest shift of power in the House in a century. But it’s also the year that Republicans executed a little-noticed strategy that cemented their place in power. In state-level race across the country, a new Republican strategy was at play. A strategy to create Republican victories that couldn't be undone. Dive even deeper into the 2010 election and see the rest of this series at wapo.st/howtoflipthehouse

About Can He Do That?

Donald Trump’s historic presidency is unlike any other that’s come before it. Each episode of this podcast focuses on one aspect of Trump’s time in the White House that raises the question: ‘Can He Do That?’