Question: What do Blue Whales and Conservative Democrats have in common?
Answer: They are both on the verge of extinction.
The moderate leftwing organization that brought us the Clintons appears to on the verge of extinction.
Ben Smith: The Democratic Leadership Council, the iconic centrist organization of the Clinton years, is out of money and could close its doors as soon as next week, a person familiar with the plans said Monday. [MORE]
The vanishing act doesn't stop here, across the South some 24 conservative state Reps and Senators have switch to the Republican party. Even Nancy Pelosi is shutting the conservative Dems out.
The Democratic Party has been steadily moving leftwards for quite some time. Everywhere you look on the left, it is the far left that has the biggest megaphone. I am hard pressed to think of a single moderate Democrat who wields any real power on the left (nope, not the Clintons, they are a self serving operation).
Via: LA Times
Via: The Atlantic