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Jonathan Rodden And Richard Pildes: Democrats Can't Decide Best Course For Elections

by Jonathan Rodden, Richard Pildesvia The Virginian-Pilot
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Democrats have engaged in a passionate debate leading into the midterms on Nov 6. "Progressives" argue that the path to victory this year and beyond lies in motivating their youthful urban base by moving the party to the left. "Pragmatic" centrists, on the other hand, argue that victory requires ideological moderation that will attract independents.