Progressives versus the establishment: What’s the score, and does it matter?

When 28-year-old Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated incumbent Congressman Joe Crowley in a Democratic primary recently the political world stood up and took note. As well it should have. It’s not often that congressional incumbents get beaten—in fact, Crowley was only the third incumbent to go down to defeat in this cycle. It’s not often that a … Continue reading Progressives versus the establishment: What’s the score, and does it matter?