California Democrats’ big event likely to expose infighting amid anti-Trump resistance

The San Jose Mercury News quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School on the limited impact intra-party fighting has on the California Democratic Party’s core purpose. “The main function of a state party — either of them — is to raise money,” she said, “and to provide a faucet by which big donors…

Indivisible, the political group

The San Jose Mercury News quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School about the anti-Trump group Indivisible and its strategy that encourages constituents to demand town hall meetings with their representatives.  Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, a longtime political analyst at the University of Southern California, said Indivisible was smart to demand town hall meetings…

Dianne Feinstein heckled at San Francisco town hall

The San Jose Mercury News quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School about Senator Dianne Feinstein’s expectations of crowd response at a recent town hall meeting. She’s a legend of politics in the Golden State, and the most powerful Democrat in deep-blue California, so Sen. Dianne Feinstein might have expected a friendlier reception in her…