Bernie Sanders Didn't Do Women Any Favors

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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1. Clare Malone and Julia Azari at FiveThirtyEight on why what Bernie Sanders said about Hillary Clinton might be damaging -- not to Clinton, but to other ambitious women.

2. Elaine Denny at the Monkey Cage on Donald Trump, losing and conservatives.

3. Also at the Monkey Cage, Amy Erica Smith looks at whether the U.S. still believes in democracy.

4. Molly Reynolds at the Wall Street Journal on the challenges for Speaker Paul Ryan in the next Congress even if Republicans do hold their majority.

5. Jennifer Bendery at the Huffington Post reminds us that it’s not just the Supreme Court: Senate Republicans are slow-walking or just outright refusing to act on many judicial nominations.

6. And here at Bloomberg View, Justin Fox looks at why it’s so expensive to build infrastructure in the U.S.

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