Ruy Teixeira

Ruy Teixeira is a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and co-editor of the Substack newsletter, The Liberal Patriot. His most recent book is The Optimistic Leftist.


Content by Ruy Teixeira

Democrats can’t build a winning coalition with only college-educated voters

White voters without college degrees shifted toward Republicans based on cultural issues, something similar may be happening with Hispanics

October 27, 2021, 5:06 PDT

Democrats thought they could count on a more diverse electorate to win big, here’s why that didn’t happen

Responding to new Census numbers, progressive pundits are once again oversimplifying America’s diverse and complex electorate

September 4, 2021, 0:37 PDT

Hispanic and black Americans without college degrees moved toward the GOP in 2020

Democrats spent more on racial minority outreach than ever and had less to show for it in 2020 than 2016

July 16, 2021, 3:17 PDT

Democrats thought that demographics were destiny, we’re living with the consequences

Demographics set the contours of elections, they don’t determine them

June 24, 2021, 8:43 PDT

Do Democrats actually understand what Hispanic voters want?

Democratic politicians and consultants have been pursuing Latin voters for decades with less-than-impressive results

June 16, 2021, 11:55 PDT

New data keeps countering the conventional wisdom about the 2020 presidential election

While voting overwhelmingly for Joe Biden, racial minorities shifted toward Republicans, meanwhile, white men moved toward Democrats

June 10, 2021, 12:38 PDT


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