Democrats’ focus on personalities and demographics over a popular progressive policy agenda and an anti-establishment sentiment may bring defeat in 2020. “…a bold, clear ideology is precisely what excites Americans.” “What these … Continue reading Progressive Ideas Matter to Voters. So Why Do Democrats Fixate on Identity?
Nearly four dozen incoming House Democrats told their future leaders Monday that they should prioritize action on health care, immigration, gun control and other topics over investigations into the Trump administration. Looks … Continue reading Freshman Democrats: Legislation, not investigations, should be House priority
Fourth-quarter fundraising results are in. They show that insurgent progressive candidates are beginning to out-raise their centrist Democratic opponents. Should the Democrats be centrist or more progressive? Seems that progressiveness is winning … Continue reading Six Insurgent Candidates Just Out-Raised Their Establishment Democratic Opponents
A new study suggests the Midwest would still be blue if Democrats hadn’t refused to prioritize labor’s needs under Obama, Clinton, and Carter. Source: Democrats Paid a Huge Price for Letting Unions … Continue reading Democrats Paid a Huge Price for Letting Unions Die
1. Stop worrying about the deficit 2. Stop making policy needlessly complex. 3. Stop “targeting” government benefits at the poor. 4. Stop leaving job creation to the capitalists Source: 4 dumb ideas … Continue reading Four bad habits Democrats will have to break if they want to create truly bold economic policy
Trump’s critics can do him no bigger favor than using dubious, discredited tactics to attack him. There are solutions to Trump. They involve reasoned strategizing and patient focus on issues people actually … Continue reading Democrats’ War With President-Elect, Using Unverified Claims, Could Backfire