Obama Warns Over Radical Warren And Sanders, Informs 2020 Dems Americans Don’t Want To ‘Tear Down The System’

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For the second time in two weeks, Barack Obama is warning the Democrats to not move too far to the left because Americans won’t vote for them if they do. I don’t think they are listening. Obama wants the 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to pay attention to what voters actually think and is warning that most of them don’t want to “tear down the system.”

“The average American doesn’t think we have to completely tear down the system and remake it. And I think it’s important for us not to lose sight of that,” Obama stated. “There are a lot of persuadable voters and there are a lot of Democrats out there who just want to see things make sense. They just don’t want to see crazy stuff,” he said. “They want to see things a little more fair, they want to see things a little more just. And how we approach that I think will be important.”

From Fox News:

“The two-term Democratic president made the remarks at a gathering of the Democracy Alliance, a group of wealthy Democratic donors. He was interviewed by Stacey Abrams, who lost Georgia’s gubernatorial race last year.

“Obama has largely stayed on the sidelines on the 2020 Democratic primary and has not yet backed a candidate — even as former Vice President Joe Biden has invoked his name on numerous occasions. But Obama has made remarks indicating he is nervous about the drift to the extreme left on a number of issues by parts of the Democratic Party.

“On Friday, he did not mention any candidates by name but did cite immigration and health care reform as examples of where Democrats may be out of sync with the broader electorate.

“Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., who have both released plans on immigration and “Medicare-for-all” respectively in recent weeks. Warren’s government-led overhaul of the health care system would eventually abolish private insurance and cost $52 trillion, while Sanders’ immigration plan includes radical policies including welfare for illegal immigrants and a moratorium on all deportations.

“Even as we push the envelope and we are bold in our vision, we also have to be rooted in reality and the fact that voters, including the Democratic voters and certainly persuadable independents or even moderate Republicans, are not driven by the same views that are reflected on certain, you know, left-leaning Twitter feeds,” Obama said.

“The comment about Twitter feeds echoes remarks he made last month when the former president took a swipe at “woke” virtue signaling and cancel culture, telling a Chicago audience to “get over” their obsessions with ideological purity tests.

“This idea of purity and you’re never compromised and you’re always politically woke, and all that stuff, you should get over that quickly,” Obama said. “The world is messy. There are ambiguities. People who do really good stuff have flaws. People who you are fighting may love their kids, and share certain things with you.”’

Statements made by Obama during this meeting of Democracy Alliance, a network of uber-wealthy liberal donors, have drawn huge criticism from supporters of the Democrats. One said that President Obama had turned his back on the idea of hope and change that he campaigned on in 2008. And all because he’s saying for them to not be so crazy and radical so they can get elected. Go figure. It’s interesting to watch the left turn on Obama because he’s no longer radical enough for them.

Addressing the audience at the Democracy Alliance meeting, Obama said: “This is still a country that is less revolutionary than it is interested in improvement. They like seeing things improved. But the average American doesn’t think that we have to completely tear down the system and remake it. And I think it’s important for us not to lose sight of that.”

Sounds like Obama is trying to cancel the revolution. But I think he’s a little too little and a whole lot too late on that front.

The Dems are going to get thoroughly trounced in 2020 and Trump will get a second term. That’s great news for America. When a Marxist like Barack Obama tells the Dems they are too extreme for America, you know they are in big trouble.

Sources: Fox News, The Daily Mail, TheBlaze, The RightScoop, Twitchy, The Hill, Sputnik News

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