Mark Schmitt is director of the program on political reform at the New America Foundation and former executive editor of The American Prospect.
Why should Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid be untouchable and not other programs? And shouldn’t there be more to the liberal message than, “Don’t touch entitlements”?Mark SchmittJan 28, 2014
Glee over the DLC's demise misses the point of its founding and its sad history.Mark SchmittFeb 10, 2011
Democrats no longer need the South, but the region needs them.Mark SchmittFeb 07, 2011
The Republican majority intends to underplay its hand rather than take responsibility for governing.Mark SchmittDec 06, 2010