“But, it is a personality contest.”

It’s a major factor, and most likely the predominant one. But if you’re claiming that policy proposals don’t matter at all, I’d have to disagree.

I suppose I should qualify why I mentioned Joe Manchin, because it’s largely in agreement with your point. Manchin, besides being centrist is likeable and good looking. :-)

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Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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