Archiv: Justice Democrats


06.02.2019 - 06:58 [ Politico.com ]

‘There Is Going to Be a War Within the Party. We Are Going to Lean Into It.’

And it is the Justice Democrats who see Ocasio-Cortez as just the opening act in an astonishingly ambitious plan to do nothing less than re-imagine liberal politics in America—and do it by whatever means necessary.

If that requires knocking out well-known elected officials and replacing them with more radical newcomers, so be it. And if it ends up ripping apart the Democratic Party in the process—well, that might be the idea.

30.06.2018 - 15:09 [ q13fox.com ]

Could progressive newcomer Sarah Smith upset 11-term incumbent in Washington primary?

Her opponent is on the House Armed Services Committee. Congressman Adam Smith has a long history in the 9th Congressional District. So who is Sarah Smith?

„I work full time,“ Sarah Smith said. „I manage a mechanic garage. I have student debt. I have a husband. I can’t afford to have a kid. I’m every person in this district.“

30.06.2018 - 14:50 [ CNN ]

Who’s next? Progressive primary insurgents to watch

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s primary defeat of New York Rep. Joe Crowley on Tuesday hit like a shot of pure political adrenaline for progressives hungry to remake the Democratic Party.
The question now, as the last round of nominating contests comes into focus, is simple — and for parts of the party establishment, terrifying: Who’s next?

30.06.2018 - 14:35 [ Kerri Evelyn Harris Democratic Candidate for U.S. Senate in #Delaware. Endorsed by @justicedems / Twitter ‏ ]

I was so happy to have my parents by my side today as I officially filed as a candidate for US Senate. Thank you to everyone–the volunteers, donors, social media followers, and so many more–who made this day possible by having the courage to #DareToAct. LET’S WIN THIS! #netDE