We Don’t Have to Pretend Republicans Know What They’re Doing

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp isn’t playing three-dimensional chess with the state’s new election law. He’s just being a Republican.

Left: Screenshot of New York Times headline from 2017 after Trump criticized NFL for allowing players to protest during the singing of the national anthem. Right: Screenshot of recent New York Times headline, republished by Yahoo News, after Kemp criticized MLB for moving the All-Star game out of Atlanta over new election law.

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