The January 6th Hearings Are What Democrats Need

Eric Medlin
3 min readJun 8, 2022

They are a chance to finally change the narrative.

Maryland Representative Jamie Raskin, a key member of the January 6th committee. Source: NBC News

The Democratic Party has seemingly resigned itself to failure in the 2022 midterm elections. Republicans have crafted a message and are blaring that message on the campaign trail every chance they get. Meanwhile, Democrats have mostly given up on passing substantial new legislation before November. They feel completely outmatched…

Eric Medlin

I’m a writer interested in the intersections of history, ideas, and politics. I publish every week.