This is not a full-blown newsletter but I wanted to quickly share a story that is a lot more important than it may seem at first, because it involves who or what controls the Democratic Party’s data and tech infrastructure for the next generation. The news is this: Mike Bloomberg’s firm Hawkfish is bidding to run Joe Biden’s operation, though it’s not yet a done deal. Read the full story here.
Here’s AOC’s take just now on Twitter: “This is a bad idea. A really bad one, on multiple levels - for starters, it threatens the integrity of Dem voter data & puts Nov prospects in hands of a shady firm w/ a failed track record. Plenty of orgs bid for contracts. I hope there is enough good sense to reject this one.