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Rep. Adam Kinzinger: ‘All We Do Is Call the Other Side Douchebags’

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What’s our wildly divisive political climate doing to today’s 20-year-olds, who will be our political leaders of the future?

That’s what Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) asks co-hosts Molly Jong-Fast and Jesse Cannon on the latest episode of The New Abnormal.

In the past, Kinzinger says, Americans could look to Ronald Reagan and Democratic leader Tip O’Neill having a beer together, despite their differences. Today, Kinzinger says, we’re not seeing similar examples: “All we do is go on Twitter and TV and call the other side douchebags.” It doesn’t bode well for us getting back to normal politics, he warns.

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