Marchers wave signs in front of the Capitol at the Women's March on Washington, one of several large protests that followed the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

Marchers wave signs in front of the Capitol at the Women's March on Washington, one of several large protests that followed the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

After the inauguration of President Donald Trump, many Democrats adopted a new mantra: “Resist.” The word appeared on signs waved in massive marches in cities across the country, Greenpeace put it on a giant banner outside the White House, Congressional phone lines were jammed with those carrying the message and thousands of people put #Resist in their social media profiles.

But then the president’s cabinet was confirmed. Neal Gorsuch was seated on the Supreme Court. A Democratic candidate lost a special election in Montana, and Jon Ossoff, the Democratic hopeful in Georgia is moving toward the center.

Five months after the fanfare, how is #Resist working out?

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Rep. Keith Ellison On Moving The Democrats Beyond #Resist

For this show, we spoke to Congressman and Democratic National Committee Deputy Chair Keith Ellison. We asked if Hillary Clinton should step out of the spotlight, whether Democrats should run to the left and whether the party is ready to take on a GOP that holds the White House and both chambers of Congress. Here is the full conversation:

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