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Liberals & Democrats

Elizabeth Warren

The Democratic Party in the Trump era is increasingly at odds with itself. In the quest to be all things to all parts of its coalition,...
bernie sanders

“There are a lot of people who have Democratic values who may not see themselves as a Democrat,” confessed Democratic National Committee Vice Chairman Michael...
democrats

It is clear now that Democrats learned all the worst lessons from the conduct of their political opponents over the course of the Obama presidency....
ObamaCare

It is hard to begrudge Democrats a little self-satisfaction as they watch Republicans struggle to overhaul the American health-insurance model. Facing passionate denunciations from constituents...
identity

Perhaps it was inevitable that the right would embrace ethnic and gender identity politics as have their liberal opponents. It is a useful political tool,...
Democrats

Basking in the immediate afterglow of Donald Trump’s well-crafted, smartly delivered address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, partisan Republicans were apt to...
dnc

Democrats are struggling to reconcile an existential contradiction. They know that something has gone terribly wrong with their party and that it must adapt to...
anti-Trump

As Democrats come to terms with the shock of Trump’s victory, that process has yielded to a predictable and appropriate sense of shame. The Democratic...
move on

Like the effort to force recounts in swing states won by Trump, the attempt to persuade the Electoral College to see the president-elect as part...
Civil War

With the exception of the status quo election of 2012, the Democratic Party has spent the last six years being disemboweled by voters. At the nadir...
Obstruction

Faced with the loss of both the White House and Congress, Democrats don't have much to look forward to in January. Some on the left...
Nancy Pelosi

You have to hand it to Nancy Pelosi. The Democratic minority leader in the House of Representatives knows how to keep her members in line. By...