Neera Tanden is the head of the American Center for Progress, a Democratic think tank. The fact that she doesn’t get this, tells you everything you need to know about the Democratic Party elites. Totally out of touch
The Vermont senator remains the most popular politician in America, according to a recent Harvard-Harris poll.
“How did these progressive hard-liners justify supporting Pelosi, whose history of ideological compromise and big-donor fund-raising represents much of what they despise about the modern Democratic Party? They said her opponents were worse.“
What an inspiration….
When it comes to dealing with her opponents inside the Capitol’s marble walls, no one in her party even comes close.
He’s like that guy who didn’t solve any of our problems but gave good speeches, and he’s white! #Bankers4Beto
“He’s game changing,” said Robert Wolf, an investment banker who helped raise Wall Street money for Obama in 2008 and 2012. “If he decides to run, he will be in the top five. You can’t deny the electricity and excitement around the guy.”
Top party donors and operatives are eager to see the Texas congressman jump into the presidential race.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Joins Environmental Activists in Protest at Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi’s Office
Hell YES! This is what leadership looks like. This is what an actual progressive looks like!
Ocasio-Cortez’s decision to break with decorum and join the protesters could, paradoxically, open up space for her to support Pelosi on the House floor.
Neoliberal centrism is dead. Long live the populist left!
One story that flew under most media outlets’ radar after Tuesday night was the stunning victory of candidates endorsed by Democratic Socialists of America.
Political consultants are the biggest parasites on our electoral system
“she “doesn’t know how [Dewey Square consultants] sleep at night” while leading the opposition campaign. “The ways they’re running it, their comfort with distortions and misinformation, and that they’re aligning with people who are really looking to undermine the well-being of the patients of the commonwealth — well, they’re just exposing themselves as mercenaries,” she said. “Quite honestly, there’s a part of me that’s embarrassed to have ever worked with them.”
In Massachusetts, an industry-funded campaign being run by Democratic consultants threatens to derail a ballot initiative to create a nurse-staffing limit.
An open letter to the Democratic National Committee: Please resign, on behalf of the party and the country – NY Daily News
“This is how the Democratic leadership has behaved for decades, offering policies with little bite, and expecting the populace to rally to their banner simply because they were not Republican.”
On behalf of your party and your countrymen to whom you have given so much, I ask one further service.
Grab ‘em by the midterms. This is not the temperament of someone fit for political office.
When he was done talking, Rep. Duane Quam just tossed the mic in front of her.