A new CNN report has pinpointed the issue that could cause Democrats to lose the House in 2022: Crime.
The report relied on an op-ed written by Sen. Roger Marshall (R-KS) this week, which said that Democrats should have realized by now that their calls to defund the police are causing crime rates to go up, but they continue to push the narrative.
Crime is up 33% in 2021, CNN noted. The network admitted that the issue could be Democrats’ “kryptonite” for the midterms.
It’s time for Democrats to come to terms with the fact that the issue of police reform has largely been manufactured as a bully club against conservatives, or face consequences in future elections. Virtually no one in the public supports policies that make people less safe.
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