Denis Pombriant

Feb 28, 2020

5 min read

Senate experience wins debates

From the department of So What? comes evidence that legislators might talk a good game when running for president, but over the years, voters’ clear preference is for proven executives.

Two mayors and a senator. Why is this important?

my last piece about executive experience, I noted that it seemed like candidates with experience running things, like cities, have a leg up on politicians that come to the game as legislators. Guys like Mike Bloomberg and…