Democrat Wins Westchester New York State Senate Race

April 25, 2018

Assemblywoman Shelley Mayer won a Westchester state Senate seat Tuesday, giving Democrats a one-person majority in New York’s Senate—but Republicans will still control of the chamber. Although Mayer gives the Democrats a razor-thin numerical […]

Meyerson: A Tale of Two Labor Movements

April 16, 2018

“Last Thursday,” writes Harold Meyerson in The American Prospect, “the more than 500 delegates to the convention of the California Labor Federation—the state’s AFL-CIO—voted to endorse liberal Democratic State Senator Kevin de León […]

WP: The Vindication of Dennis Kucinich

April 9, 2018

“It has been six years since he lost his congressional seat, but the stunning beatdown of both the Democratic and Republican establishments during the 2016 presidential campaign was Kucinich’s invitation to come in from the fringe,” writes David Montgonery in The Washington Post. “Populist causes that he […]

The Hill: Trump 2020 Campaign Must Prioritize Union Vote

April 1, 2018

“With campaign surrogates starting their rounds from New Hampshire to Iowa, the clock is already ticking on the 2020 race for the White House,” writes Darren Bearson in The Hill. “Union households have voted for Democrats in outsized numbers […]

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