You’ve read the articles, now hear the Squeeze Pod.
Kartik and Brook discuss the deeper issues implied by a campaign season set to ignore issues that matter to voters.
Is the problem simply one bad facts and bad reasoning? Or, are there more pernicious reasons for party elites to eschew issue that move the base? Does fundraising play a role? And what’s up with depending on identity politics to the exclusion of all else?
Listen in below for answers.
TFS Story #1: Florida Democratic Party President: Poor people don’t care about “issues” and vote based on emotions: https://thefloridasqueeze.com/2017/05/19/florida-democratic-party-president-poor-people-dont-care-about-issues-and-vote-based-on-emotions/
TFS Story #2: Democrats elitism and obsession with identity could kill the party’s chances for revival. https://thefloridasqueeze.com/2017/05/20/the-democrats-elitism-and-obsession-with-identity-could-kill-the-partys-chances-for-revival/