Rally highlights schism among Democrats

Posted on October 3, 2010

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Political soothsayers sifting for clues that President Obama’s worrisome “enthusiasm gap” was narrowed by Saturday’s One Nation rally may have to look elsewhere.

The tens of thousands who gathered at the Lincoln Memorial demanding more federal funding for jobs, schools and justice included some of the bedrock constituencies of the Democratic Party.

But much like the tea party movement they seek to counterpoint, the liberal groups on The Mall represent a schism within their party, and a persistent unhappiness with Washington leadership.

via Rally highlights schism among Democrats | Washington Examiner.

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