The difference was just 55 votes... But the significance was bigger than that.... The party won over the Progressive flag carrier in Queens , NYC..... The pitched seven-week battle for the Democratic nomination for Queens district attorney finally ended on Tuesday, when … [Read more...] about AOC backed Tiffany Cabán Concedes Queens D.A. Race to party choice Melinda Katz ….
Along with the lawmakers iconic rise in the media has come threats against here and her staff.... And....She graces the cover of Time magazine.... Every 10 minutes or so, someone knocks on the big wooden door of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s office on Capitol Hill. The noise … [Read more...] about With her attention…Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez’s staff has received training in handling personal threats….
Look? For a general election to become President as a Democrat? Ya gotta run in the middle.... To even to run for the Democratic Presidential nomination after Iowa and New Hampshire ? Ya gotta run from the middle (Reference Bernie Sanders 2016).... In the current … [Read more...] about Democratic Party civil war continues…..
...from Huffington Post..... Rolling Stone magazine pays tribute to four Democratic “Women Shaping the Future” with its new cover. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) features on the front of the March issue, alongside freshman Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez … [Read more...] about Rolling Stone Features Democratic ‘Women Shaping The Future’ As Cover Stars
The New York Governor REALLY wanted Amazon to set up a headquarters in Long Island City, Queens, New York.... He was excited about the thousands of jobs promised at around $150,000 a pop.... There was quiet support for the 'get' for New York State.... But the opposition … [Read more...] about NY Gov. Cuomo mad about Amazon bailing….Progressives do NOT know how to govern…..
Despite all the media attention for rookie US House member Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and others? The Speaker, Nancy Pelosi is in charge.... Of course she will be responsive to her caucus members.... But the new lawmakers will have to do what the old lawmakers have … [Read more...] about It’s Nancy Pelosi’s House…Not the Progressives…..
The Newly elected House Rep. from New York City seems to be a mission.... She is aligned herself with the Sanders left wing of the Democratic party, and with media attention , she has set out to drag the Democratic party to the Hard Left, a place that would assure the party No … [Read more...] about Ocasio-Cortez wants to primary her own Democrats who don’t support Progressive polices….
Democrats now may have their own Tea Party copy cat movement to deal with.... Something they do NOT need as they try to get their act together to deal with Donald Trump for the next 2 years while getting ready for the 2020 Presidential election.... There where Capital … [Read more...] about What Not to do…Ocasio-Cortez led group rush Nancy Pelosi’s office this morning urging Democrats on climate change…