No longer does it constitute a reliable, middle class-based alternative to the corporatist mindset of the Republicans.
This is particularly true for younger voters, who now constitute the most dovish segment of the population.
That actually does constitute an Obama administration red line.
mid-15c., verb use of adjective constitute, "made up, formed" (late 14c.), from Latin constitutus "arranged, settled," past participle adjective from constituere "to cause to stand, set up, fix, place, establish, set in order; form something new; resolve," of persons, "to appoint to an office," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + statuere "to set," from PIE root *sta- "to stand," with derivatives meaning "place or thing that is standing" (see stet). Related: Constituted; constituting.