Liberals can win again if they stop being so annoying and fix their 'hamburger problem'
Original story at Business Insider• 37 mentions • 2 months ago
Business Insider 2 months ago
I've been haunted by a claim my KCRW colleague Rich Lowry made on our radio show a few weeks ago: That Democrats keep coming up short in elections because they won't give any ground on "cultural issues" to win back the working-class voters they've alienated over the past decades. On one hand, it's obviously true that Democrats suffer from a cultural disconnect from non-college voters who have abandoned the party in droves. Democrats believe their economic agenda should appeal to people with lower incomes, yet income has become a poor predictor of partisan alignment; Democrats' substantial inroads with upscale suburban ...