The Race to Get Trump in New York Courts

New York State’s attorney general can investigate and prosecute the businesses and charities of Donald Trump based there, beyond the reach of presidential pardons. Four Democrats are fighting for the opportunity to lead the legal charge. Faced with a choice of a white woman, a white gay guy and two black women, all only marginally qualified, which Democratic candidate for New York attorney general should a progressive Democrat support? The field also is a colorful illustration of the Democratic Party’s rapid march to the left. With the primary Thursday, the race is still considered competitive.  Part of the reason is that, despite their identity diversity (a white woman, a white gay man and two black women), the candidates are all in lockstep on policy issues, and all are equally only marginally qualified.  Where these four facially diverse candidates all sit on policy tells a lot about where the Democrats are locally and nationally...(Read Full Article)