Top *liberal* Dem strategist alarmed by rise of socialism in the party: "We are on an out-of-control roller coaster going 100 miles-per-hour, and we have no functioning brake. No one is leading and that void could not be more clear.”
"So many candidates are trying to fill the most-progressive lane of the party that they’re splitting that share of the vote. At the same time, there’s plenty of evidence that many rank-and-file Democrats are looking for a pragmatist who can actually win."
Alarmed by party's leftward lurch, a liberal Democratic strategist tells : 'We are on an out-of-control roller-coaster going 100 miles per hour, and we have no functioning brake...'
"The strain of economic pessimism is coursing through mainstream Democratic party dogma, from Stacey Abrams’ State of the Union response to the various soak-the-rich economic plans seeking to redistribute wealth from the top to the bottom."
NEW Against the Grain: "Democrats Are Boosting Trump’s Re-Election Prospects" "The top presidential hopefuls are embracing socialist-minded economic policy, from a Green New Deal to single-payer health insurance. It’s playing right into Trump's hands."
"This, despite economic data showing historically low unemployment & rising American wages. If there isn’t a downturn within the next 18 months, the doom-and-gloom rhetoric will sound downright retro—out of the Mondale 1984 playbook against Ronald Reagan"
liberal Democratic strategist who is alarmed by the rising tide of socialism within the party: 'We are on an out-of-control roller-coaster going 100 miles per hour, and we have no functioning brake'.
Democrats Are Boosting Trump’s Re-election Prospects