She has an almost identical voting record as Warren. That’s not centrism at all.
The other thing is, so far Biden is winning. There’s no point in picking a hail mary VP slot like McCain did in 08. Harris isn’t a boring pick either.
I completely agree and feel like I’m taking crazy pills here. Harris has one of the most progressive voting records in the senate; she’s more progressive than Tammy Duckworth, who many progressives say they’d be excited for. As an AG, she was more progressive than many other of her contemporaries and got pushback for… Read more
Okay THANK YOU, so much progressive victimhood narrative here. Anyone who thinks that progressives have been ignored and are “persona non grata” in the democratic party is either unaware of or willfully ignoring the (very good!) changes in the party platform and positions since 2016.
They’re taking Jia at her word instead of doing the research. We had this discussion about Jia and the Jezebel girls on clashtalk last summer, how the media pool in NY is made up of bloggers who failed upward when the flip from traditional media to new media happened. A decade later, all of these people and the… Read more