…ting ones. When cities see other places do interesting things, they’re far more likely to try them. I saw that first hand with bike-share, which we brought to New York after seeing how well it worked in Paris. In the span of just a few years, hundreds of cities have launched bike-share projects, turning a local innovation into a global movement.
Beginning today, the Democratic Party that we should celebrate is the party not of Bill and Hillary, but of Barack and Michelle — a couple with enormous personal integrity, who have only ever inspired the very best in all of us. It is the party of Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren — two souls constitutionally incapable of “triangulating.” And it is the party of Van Jones and Zephyr Teachout — two powerful and brilliantly articulate citizens, crafting a vision of a party that is not captured by the fundraisers of its past.