Tag: Elections

The Democratic Guide to Losing Elections

When the flagship of the progressive flotilla calls for a retreat, you know something big has happened. In a remarkable editorial last week, the New York Times called for “an honest conversation in the Democratic Party about how to return to the moderate policies and values that fueled the blue-wave victories in 2018 and won Joe Biden the presidency in 2020.”

Voters punish Democrats amid left drift

From Virginia to New Jersey to Minnesota, voters in yesterday’s off-year elections sent Democrats a warning for 2022: There could be a massive backlash to perceptions that progressives are pulling the party too far left.