Progressive
For Democrats, Progressive Is The New Moderate

(From The Huffington Post) To believe that “moderates” were Tuesday’s big winners, you’d have to redefine what it means to be a moderate. Most Democratic winners, even those backed by Third Way, were advocates of expanded Medicare and Social Security,...

Dems lay out investigation priorities

(From Politico) But George, I’m not going to be handing out subpoenas like somebody’s handing out candy on Halloween. I take this as a lawyer and as an officer of the court, I take subpoenas very seriously.”

What Taxing the Rich Could Yield

(From The American Prospect) The corollary, of course, to the wealth hoarding at the top is that those at the bottom never see it—and those in the middle, only rarely. There are numerous ways we could shave away some...

How Far Have the Democrats Moved to the Left?

(From The Atlantic) With Democratic enthusiasm at high levels this year, there’s a heated debate about what’s motivating voters. The Harvard political scientist Theda Skocpol recently told The Washington Post that members of the anti-Trump resistance “are going to revitalize...