Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Dems' Re-Evaluation

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Dems' Re-Evaluation

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In response to "GOP Makes Gains In Harrisburg" (Nov. 10):

If we have learned anything from last week's elections, it's that the Democratic Party, in its current state, has failed to represent the middle class, not just in metropolitan areas, but in rural America as well.

The Democratic Party has let money and ivory tower liberalism overtake the "Party of the People"; it's time to return progressive issues to the center of our mission. We have to fight for affordable education, a living wage for all workers, the end of bad trade deals and cutting off the corporate influence over our public institutions.

It's time to return the party of the people to the people by embracing values rather than experience; look to the future rather than the past; and welcome youth, idealism and energy. …

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