Tag:Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

  • Do limousine liberals control the Democratic Party? 

    Believe it or not, the “limousine liberal” tag was first used by a Democrat to describe a Republican in a New York City mayoral campaign during the late 1960s. Back then, the Democratic Party was still largely cemented as America’s working-class party. Today, it’s an entirely different story. Few…

  • The courageous First Amendment 

    “Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty,” Thomas Jefferson  I love the First Amendment with a burning hot passion of a thousand suns. It’s what drew me to journalism. Fear of losing it drew me to public policy. More information…

  • The morality of wealth: de Blasio and the WSJ are wrong

    Among many in the Democratic Party, attacking the rich is back in style. Some popular Democrats contend that large concentrations of wealth are, at best, unseemly and, at worst, absolutely immoral. From newly elected Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to possible presidential candidates, including Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders and New…