The DLC vs. the Liberals

THE DLC VS. THE LIBERALS….Ron Brownstein has a good piece in the LA Times today about the tug of war between the centrist DLC and the more liberal wing of the Democratic party. He says the DLC is losing, and is especially taking heat because of its nuclear assaults a few weeks ago on Howard Dean and Richard Gephardt.

There’s probably nothing new here for blog readers and political junkies, but it’s a decent little summary of the way things are playing out right now.

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