by Elliott Morss, Morss Global Finance
As I have noted, the election was a real wakeup call for the Democratic Party: its message to the working class, their traditional support base, did not sell. To address what the party should do going forward, I have asked Richard Rust, a good friend and a Democratic political consultant, what he thinks. I quote him in entirety below. He sees a bleak future. I think he is missing a key point which I address later in this piece.