- Bash advises parents to explain that "sometimes democracy is messy"
- Dana Bash is CNN's chief political correspondent, and the mother of a 5-year-old son
- Bash: "This is how it works. This is democracy"
(CNN)As America's children woke up to a new president-elect today, CNN's Dana Bash offered some words of advice for parents struggling with how to explain the election results to their kids.