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When Democrats retook the House in the 2018 midterms, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer hailed it as a triumph of Democratic strategy. “Having a Democratic House puts our caucus in a much better position when it comes to both holding the president accountable and getting things done,” Schumer, who lost three Democratic seats in his own chamber, told Politico. “As in the last two years, the secret to our success will be unity.”
Democracy Now!: Democratic Divide: Ryan Grim on the New Progressives in the Party at Odds with the Establishment
As the 2020 election heats up and calls for President Trump’s impeachment continue, we look at the deepening divide within the Democratic Party with Ryan Grim, Washington, D.C., bureau chief for The Intercept. He is the author of the new book “We’ve Got People: From Jesse Jackson to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement.”
A new book by The Intercept’s Ryan Grim provides damning new insight into Senate Democrats’ abject failure to meaningfully oppose Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination, with Grim reporting that Chuck Schumer instructed his party to basically sit on its hands, lest the Republicans weaponize any attacks on Kavanaugh.
In this week’s episode, The Intercept’s Washington Bureau Chief Ryan Grim joins to discuss his revelatory new book, “We’ve Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement”.
Ryan Grim appearance on the Nicole Sandler show.
Rahm Emmanuelle: The Joys of a Neolib featuring Ryan Grim
How Jesse Jackson’s presidential campaigns paved the way for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Rebecca Burns on The Steve Mnuchin Story Turns out that the fat cat has thin skin. The fat cat in this story is Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. The Steve Mnuchin who brought you that $1.5 trillion tax cut for the rich. The Steve Mnuchin who worked at Goldman Sachs...
How Can a Small Progressive Publisher Keep Up With the Trump Administration? Via Crowdfunding. And Speed.
How Can a Small Progressive Publisher Keep Up With the Trump Administration? Via Crowdfunding. And Speed. Not long after he jumped from HuffPost to the Intercept last year, Ryan Grim also wanted to nurture an only-in-Washington pet project. Grim and Alex Lawson, the...
Washington Small Presses Make Their Mark Ryan Grim, a Washington-based journalist and the author of This Is Your Country on Drugs: The Secret History of Getting High in America, recently co-founded Strong Arm Press, an independent progressive publishing house. Grim...