Open, accessible and diverse, versus secret, exclusive and white


Flip the coin over. The Democrats in Charlotte are planning what they consider a kind of antithesis of what the Republicans just did in Tampa, and, they believe, it's as much about population and platform as it is about publicizing policy. “I think it's a little different than the Republicans,” offered Los Angeles Mayor Antonio… Continue reading Open, accessible and diverse, versus secret, exclusive and white

Upcoming Congress the devil in the details this November


If you've ever heard Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) speak of her life in politics, chances are you've heard her story about how the Florida Democratic establishment tried to discourage her from running for the state legislature in 1992. They had someone else in mind, she says, to replace her boss, Peter Deutsch, who was… Continue reading Upcoming Congress the devil in the details this November