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The Democrat who lost to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is joining a major lobbying firm that represents Amazon and other massive corporations

Former Democratic Rep. Joe Crowley of New York is joining major lobbying firm Squire Patton Boggs. Crowley was ousted from his powerful position as chairman of the House Democratic Caucus after losing his primary race to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Squire Patton Boggs represents a large number of corporations, including giants […]
The Democrat who lost to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is joining a major lobbying firm that represents Amazon and other massive corporations
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The race for a key Democratic post just heated up

California Rep. Linda Sánchez announced her intent to run for House Democratic Caucus chair, in which she would replace the outgoing New York Rep. Joe Crowley. Sanchez as repeatedly called for new blood in the Democratic leadership structure since the 2016 elections. WASHINGTON – The fight to replace Rep. Joe […]
The race for a key Democratic post just heated up
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Top Democrat calls out leadership and says a ‘generational shift’ is needed: ‘I don’t intend to stay in Congress until I’m in my 70s’

Rep. Linda Sanchez renewed calls for a “generational shift” in the House Democratic leadership. Sanchez made the comments weeks after a 28-year-old primary challenger ousted House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley. WASHINGTON – As more insurgent Democrats make their way into the party, sometimes upending key figures in the leadership […]
Top Democrat calls out leadership and says a ‘generational shift’ is needed: ‘I don’t intend to stay in Congress until I’m in my 70s’