Between Bernie and Joe: The Senate Democrats' Rock and Hard Place

By J.J. Goldberg

Forward Association, January 8, 2010

It shouldn't surprise us that the Senate's only two independents would turn out to be New England Jews. Still, their position as the boundary markers of the Democratic caucus is worth a deeper look. Here is Senator Joe Lieberman (Connecticut), positioning himself on the Democrats' right flank. There is Senator Bernie Sanders (Vermont), positioned on the left flank.

Topic: Political Behavior, Democratic Party, Leadership, Politics, Government

Name of Publication: Jewish Daily Forward

Editor: Eisner, Jane

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Coverage: Connecticut , United States , Vermont

Language: English

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Goldberg, J.J.. Between Bernie and Joe: The Senate Democrats' Rock and Hard Place. Jewish Daily Forward. Forward Association. 8 January 2010: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=14312


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