The Sanders Movement is strong in California. A moderate who grants an ear to them nearly gained leadership in the California Democratic Party last week. However, despite vote count, an establishment Democrat was elected to Chair the party — thanks to Super Delegates.
The supposed call for “unity” within the Democrat Party apparently has nothing to do with melding Corporate* and Progressive views. This is of particular concern in regard to the current case of California health care and The Healthy California Act. (Watch video!)
Do you think Progressives will be forced to leave the Democrat Party, and start a new party, in order to represent the needs of average people?
Nina Turner on Bitter Fight in California Democratic Party | The Real News
“Nina Turner says Kimberly Ellis’s loss to a Clinton democrat for chair of the state party by only 62 votes shows strength of Sanders movement, but makes clear corporate democrats won’t give progressives an inch for the sake of “unity.” ~ The Real News
*Corporate Democrat is the emerging term for Establishment Democrats who depend on campaign contributions from wealthy corporations and billionaires.
Be aware. Be objective.