17 Jan 2020

How Obama’s Missed Opportunities Stain Biden

      As the Democratic presidential primary in Iowa gets closer, it should make the distinctions between the candidates even more clear. One of the main differences between the more moderate Democratic candidates and those of Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren is that they have a very different view

23 Dec 2019

Biden’s Naïve Nostalgia for Governing in Post-Trump Washington

        As a former vice president and with a 46-year-long career in politics, Joe Biden is no stranger to Washington.  As Barack Obama’s vice president (2009-2017), he traveled the world, served as Senator from Delaware from 1973 to 2009, and unsuccessfully sought the Democratic nomination for president

14 Dec 2019

Are the Dems Tough Enough For 2020?

    Can the Democrats recover from their last, lost election and regain the enthusiasm at the state level to mobilize their voters?  And, more importantly, what are they doing to allow more progressives to get a voice in statewide discussions and party reform at the state levels? All these