Centrist Ideals

exploring the beliefs & well known people that follow them.

Famous Centrists

- Jimmy Fallon- hosts The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

-John Avlon- Author of Independent Nation. Also a CNN political analyst.

-James Fallows- founding chair of the New America Foundation

-Patricia Murphy- a former capitol hill reporter.

Popular Centrist Ideals

-"Centrism is a political ideology based on reason and pragmatism considerate of short and long term thinking. -uscentrist.org

-Centrists usually support to a degree of equal opportunity and economic freedom.

-They can generally lean conservative on economic issues and lean liberal on social issues and sometimes vice versa.

-pro-life.

-opposes child labor.

-opposes all forms of capital punishment.