Listen: Julius Salazar, Barack Obama and Democratic Party discussed on Pacifica Evening News
"Are building. It isn't just about one candidates or one election. It is about offering a vision of the way things could work. New York City public advocate Tisch James won a four way democratic primary for attorney general. She becomes the first black woman nominated by a major party in a statewide election in New York Cuomo in the Democratic Party endorsed James progressives, had barked zephyr, teach out who ran against Cuomo for years ago democratic socialists of America member Julius Salazar won the nomination for a New York state Senate seat against an incumbent with ties to the real estate industry. Salazar back single payer healthcare tuition free public universities, better access to public transportation and universal rent control, fellow DASA member and democratic congressional candidate Alexandria or Cossio Cortez and defeated gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon had back Salazar former president. Barack Obama delivered a simple message headed into the fall midterm elections vote. Speaking to an enthusiastic crowd of several thousand in Cleveland, Obama said the consequences of sitting on the sidelines during November's midterm elections are far more dangerous than in the past. He said a continuation of Republican control in Washington would threaten Medicaid, affordable, healthcare, even democracy. And."