The Pew Research Center has compiled some interesting data about Democrats. Though the “liberal” faction has been growing rapidly and is at its highest level in over 20 years, it still comprises only 34% of Democrats, with 67% describing themselves as “moderate” or “conservative” (strangely lumped together in the study!). The liberals are wealthier, with the more traditional blue collar constituency (including Hispanics) being more conservative.
After the jump, a description of the beliefs and attitudes of liberal Democrats. [Read more…]