Jim Grossfeld

Jim Grossfeld, who is a frequent contributor to the Prospect, lives in the Washington, D.C., area.

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LGBTQ voters are well to Mayor Pete’s left. Read more


Presidential candidate and New Jersey Senator Cory Booker has become the Democrats’ leading drum-beater for nuclear power. Read more

Energy and the Environment


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Maryland’s Jamie Raskin offers an all-too-unique political skills-and-smarts education every summer. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

Michigan Democrats are making a comeback. Women candidates, activists and voters are the reason why. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

More than lack of access to health care, the ongoing legacies of Jim Crow diminish African Americans’ health. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

A review of Mark Shriver's new book about the life of his father, progressive hero Sargent Shriver. Read more


While public-sector unions fight for survival, Bob King proposes to rebuild the United Auto Workers for a new, and more vexing, century. Read more


Steelworker President Leo Gerard looks like an old-time union leader, but he's put together a labor-environmentalist alliance that bridges some growing Democratic fissures. Read more