To Save Democracy, vote Democrat

Forget abortion. Forget health care. Forget taxes and pretty much every other hot button issue too. For the time being, none of those issues matter. With the Supreme Court’s recent ruling on partisan gerrymandering, it is now clear that there is only one issue at stake in 2020: ensuring, in the words of Abraham Lincoln, that “government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”

The ruling — Rucho v. Common Cause — will undoubtedly go down as a historic defeat for the idea of representative government, even more dangerous than Citizens…