Democratic Party

Banking Left: How the Center Moved After the Financial Crisis
May 19, 2015

How progressive and center-left economists came together, and how they might soon separate.

Hillary Clinton Keeps Saying Exactly What the Left Wing Wants to Hear
April 21, 2015

Elizabeth Warren's fans don't have much to complain about.

Marco Rubio Wants to Carry Republicans Into the 21st Century. Will They Let Him?
January 14, 2015

Ignore him at your own risk, Republicans and Democrats.

Democrats' Agenda Is Getting Stale
Hold the applause on Elizabeth Warren's Netroots speech
July 21, 2014

Hold the applause on Elizabeth Warren's Netroots speech.

Farewell to Henry Waxman, a Liberal Hero
January 31, 2014

No living member of Congress has accomplished as much as he has.

More Partisanship: What We Need to Fix Congress
Stronger political parties would have avoided this week's shutdown
October 01, 2013

Stronger political parties, acting in their own interest, could avoid this week's self-inflicted wounds.

The Media Has Soured on Hillary Clinton in 2016. The Odds Haven't.
September 25, 2013

In the last several weeks, people have started to question the supposed inevitability of Hillary Clinton as the next Democratic presidential nominee.

James Clyburn to Democrats: Forget About Holding the Senate!
Focusing on the House is a better strategy. Here's why
August 29, 2013

In the ensuing fourteen months, Democrats and their assorted allies will spend tens of millions of dollars to protect their razor-thin majority in the United States Senate.

Why the Democrats Still Need Working-Class White Voters
June 05, 2013

For all the excitement about left-leaning demographics, a real majority party needs better numbers among blue-collar whites.