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Medha Sarin
Medha Sarin is a high schooler writing as part of The Daily’s Summer Journalism Workshop.

First season of ‘The Politician’ reflects current political atmosphere of the United States

“The Politician,” written by acclaimed screenwriter Ryan Murphy and featuring many renowned actors, provides an answer through the use of satire and comedy. The first season of the show follows Payton Hobart (Ben Platt) on his quest to win the presidential election at his high school. Payton aspires to eventually become president of the United States, and sees his high school’s government as the first step in his journey.
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