The Obama backlash.

Undoing the Obama Years

Undoing the Obama Years

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Oct. 16 2017 12:35 PM

The Obama Backlash in Two Parts

White racial resentment and the undoing of the Affordable Care Act.


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Jamelle Bouie talks to Cornell Belcher, president of Brilliant Corners Research & Strategies, about the Obama backlash and Trump leaning into white racial resentment. Stick around after that interview to hear Trumpcast producer Jayson De Leon chat with Slate’s Jordan Weissmann about the two health care executive orders Trump signed on Thursday.

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Jamelle Bouie is Slates chief political correspondent.

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