Last week, Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont was hospitalized for chest pain after campaigning in Las Vegas. After a few days of silence, Sanders’ campaign announced that he had suffered a heart attack. Sanders was able to return home in stable condition after spending three days in the hospital.
With only a few weeks remaining before the midterm elections, Democrats are hoping to retake the majority in Congress. Since losing the presidential election two years ago, the party has undergone a slight rebuild, trimming the fat and adding some new pieces. Still, one thing is holding them back and will prove terminal if they don’t pull the plug fast: HRC.