Time to Change the Democratic Party: How Not to Spend $1 Billion, Lose More Than 1,000 Elections and Have the Least Power in 75 Years
Original story at Alternet• 5 mentions • 8 months ago
Alternet 8 months ago
The heated race for DNC chair exposes Beltway media consultant control and disdain for the grassroots. The race for Democratic National Committee chair is not just about who has the glamour and skills to turn around a party that spent more than $1 billion last year, lost more than 1,000 statewide and congressional seats during Obama's presidency, and has the least power in 75 years. It’s about how that turnaround will be done. What’s emerging at candidate forums en route to a late February vote among 447 DNC members is a revealing conversation into the nuts and bolts of campaigns ...