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In The Press

View select quotes and opinion from a variety of news outlets.

The Hill Opinion: Trump’s criminal justice reform record fraught with contradictions

NBC News Opinion: Why Democratic candidates in 2020 won’t succeed in using Trump’s style against him

New York Daily News Opinion: Does Joe Biden have a race problem?

Washington Post: Sen. Bernie Sanders pushes free college and student debt forgiveness-and finds the field crowded

Fortune: Will the third Democratic debate give Kamala Harris renewed momentum

The Hill: Castro attack shines light on Biden’s age

The Hill: Rising Warren faces uphill climb with black voters

Washington Post: Me Too is still a movement but many Dems say it’s not a priority

Quote to NBC News: The ultra-wealthy and calls for a wealth tax

Quote in The Hill: Sanders faces big problem with Biden and black voters

Quote in Politico: Williams delivers emotional speech after winning Public Advocate Race

Quote in Politico: Kamala Harris is glad people are asking if she’s black enough

Opinion: Can Democrats deliver for charter schools? – New York Daily News

Opinion: Cory Booker: The next President of color?

Quote in The Hill: Dems obsess over finding a candidate to beat Trump

Quote in Vanity Fair: AOC, Andrew Cuomo and the left

Quote in the NYTimes: A Huge Blind Spot: Why New York Asians feel overlooked.  (specialized high schools and the SHSAT)

Quote in The Hill: Anti-Establishment fervor grips Dems

Opinion: NY Daily News- Oprah Winfrey’s broad appeal to taking down Trump 

Opinion: NY Daily News- Tuesday’s election gave new life to Democratic Party (from November 2017)

Quote in Politico: Grassroots fury masks intense Democracy anxiety (from Feb 2017)

Opinion: The Hill- Solving minority representation in STEM careers

Opinion: The Hill – Black families’ middle class crisis

Opinion: NYTimes – While it’s up to voters, elections favor dynasties

Opinion: The Hill – Democrats’ avoidance strategies and lack of engagement (from Oct 2014)

Opinion: The Hill- The growing disjunction in education policy

Opinion: NYTimes – Bloomberg and an enduring strategy for gun control (from Oct 2014)

More quotes and opinion in the NY Daily News
Additional quotes and commentary in The Hill

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