…017 presidential election. If you’re champing at the bit to know how this year’s election might go, early speculation based on past results might suggest a slight advantage for Zhang-Boucher. That said, it’s still far too early to make any real predictions.
If the user need is reading data, then use a data format. If the user need is reading words then use a (better) document format. Right now, no clear user need is expressed other than “sometimes you have both”, which is true but doesn’t then logically lead on to “…so PDF is the right solution”. It may be, but there is a logic gap there.