CNN’s Kasie Hunt Gets Dragged for a Perfectly Reasonable Take on Newsom That Happens to Stray from Progressive Orthodoxy

Newly minted chief national affairs analyst at CNN Kasie Hunt found herself in angry reply land on Twitter after California’s recall election for a short tweet thread about the “big picture” in the state that angered progressives.

One of the worst crimes a political analyst can commit is to write an analysis of politics. Partisans and ideologues tend to reject any hard look in favor of soft and reassuring hot takes. So when Hunt described the political atmosphere that lead to the recall election – which, if we may note, was a recall election – and how what can be observed from it can or cannot be extrapolated and applied nationwide for Democrats, the reaction was
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