Alex Pareene
Politics editor, Splinter

But what do you expect them to do, exactly? goes the usual refrain when one points out the uselessness of supposedly

I’m not sure there’s a better possible illustration of “not up to the challenges of the political moment” than

Here is a tweet from the official account of the Sergeants Benevolent Association, one of the major unions

Billionaire hedge funder Tom Steyer has been a major Democratic Party donor for many years. One thing that happens