At a time when faith in our system and elections is so strained, cross-party manipulation works against it, writes Davix Axelrod.
David Axelrod recalls the moment Harry Reid, along with Chuck Schumer, met with Barack Obama in the spring of 2006 and tried to persuade him to run for president. Obama recognized Reid was bucking the party establishment by planting the seeds of an in…
Politics can be a fickle and unforgiving business, writes David Axelrod. As a friend once told me after he lost re-election,
In the midst of President Barack Obama’s intense deliberations in 2009 over the way forward in Afghanistan, I got an unexpected call.