Top Dem: “We Can Win Back White Workers,” And Build Unity
Top Dem: “We can win back white workers,” and build unity
A child gives Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., a medal during a National Women’s Law Center event at the Capitol. | Tom Williams/AP
WASHINGTON — Speaking at the annual legislative conference of the National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU), U.S. Representative Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., detailed the platform he believes would win back the votes of “that sector of America that [the Democratic Party] lost, in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Michigan” in the presidential election.
Crowley is the chair of the House Democratic Caucus.
“I grew up in Woodside, Queens,” he explained. “All my grandparents were immigrants from Ireland and …