Liberals Want To Challenge Obama In Primaries

Discussion in 'Politics' started by pspr, Sep 19, 2011.

  1. pspr


    Good news if you're sick and tired of Obama.

    Worried the liberal voice is being drowned out in the presidential campaign, progressive leaders said Monday they want to field a slate of candidates against President Obama in the Democratic primaries to make him stake out liberal stances as he seeks re-election.

    Ralph Nader warns that without an intraparty challenge the liberal agenda “will be muted and ignored,” the one-man primary will kill voter enthusiasm and voters won’t get a chance to reflect on the real differences that divide the Democratic and Republican parties.
  2. Essentially a marketing ploy to get people opinionated enough to bicker and argue so that come election day they'll have to follow through with their word.