A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for 9-30-2022

09-29-2022

Topic: How the Democratic Party lost its way and what it means in Western Pennsylvania

Guest: Ed Burmila, author of the new book "Chaotic Neutral"

How Topic Discussed: Why did the Democratic Party attempt to co-opt Republican positions, and how did it hurt the party's chances electorally? In what ways did Democratic politicians alienate traditional voters for its own candidates? How has a generational divide emerged in the party and what does it say about the current electoral climate? In Pennsylvania, a hotly contested race for Senate is being fought between Republican Mehmet Oz and Democrat John Fetterman — what lessons could other Democrats learn from Fetterman's campaign style?

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