Stopping unhinged Republicans will require that often-deplorable Democrats defeat them.
"While Democrats have a plan to protect and enhance Social Security, Republicans have shared their plans to privatize, cut, and even end this program!"
"Big Pharma is fighting hard to keep their price-setting monopoly intact," said one advocacy coalition.
The tragic irony is that the volcanic extremism on display is anything but invisible or mysterious or unexpected.
If not Democrats, flawed or not, then who defies the menace of reaction, advances America, and even confronts climate change with serious, systemic reforms?
As we watch the Democrats failing to match the Republican’s strategies in reaching and influencing the American people, the word to them must be: “it’s the Bully Pulpit, stupid!”
"One problem with the idea that Democrats will benefit from a backlash to Roe being overturned is that the party leadership don’t seem to like the idea of there being a backlash to Roe being overturned."
We can’t depend on the Congressional Progressive Caucus to provide the kind of leadership we need. It must come from the grassroots.