Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Why Bernie Sanders Epitomizes the New Democratic Party

by Merrill Matthews

The wonder isn’t that Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is doing so well against Hillary Clinton in Iowa and New Hampshire. It’s that he isn’t blowing her out of the water everywhere. That’s because Sanders epitomizes the “new Democratic Party”—that is, the party that embraces all things left. 
  • Health care reform.  The most recent brouhaha between Sanders and Clinton was over Sanders’ support for a single-payer health care system—essentially expanding Medicare to cover everyone, including illegal immigrants.......
  • Wall Street bashing.......
  • Tax the rich......
  • Big government defenders.....
  • Anti-business fervor.....
  • Neutered foreign policy.....
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