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President Trump has been leading the charge to portray Simpson and Fusion GPS, the opposition-research firm Simpson started in 2009 when he left the Journal, as puppets of the Democratic party and the Clinton campaign, "colluding" with Russia to find dirt on Trump. Trump has been tweeting about pay ...
Ellison, a Minnesota U.S. Congressman and prominent Sanders supporter who was elected DNC deputy chair in February 2017, held a community forum on ... State Democratic party chair Nick Balletto and New Haven Mayor Toni Harp took the podium first, talking about how Democrats had flipped 22 ...

John Tunney, the former U.S. senator who looked briefly like the future of the Democratic party and whose rise inspired the Robert Redford film, The Candidate, has died, his brother confirmed to NPR on Saturday. Tunney was 83 when he died of prostate cancer Friday in Santa Monica, Calif. The son of a ...
WASHINGTON (Washington Post) - The possibility that Democrats could win the Senate in 2018 seemed preposterous a year ago given President Donald Trump's stunning victory and the basic math facing a party defending three times more seats than Republicans in November's midterm elections.
Cardin's spokeswoman and the Democratic party of Maryland declined to comment on Manning's filing. Manning also would have to file with the Maryland State Board of elections to get her name on the ballot. Manning declined to speak about her filing or to say why she might be running when reached at ...

Moscow wants to undermine America's trust in our institutions and Putin couldn't be happier with Washington's obsession with making everything about ... Hacquebord said he based his report on the discovery of a clutch of suspicious-looking websites dressed up to look like the U.S. Senate's internal email ...
In 2009, the report notes, Democrats held 57 percent of the heartland's seats in the U.S. House of Representatives. ... In the report, he says the Democratic party is "lazy," "out of touch with mainstream America," relying on "too much identity politics" where "winners and losers are picked by their labels.
Advocates for protecting undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children hold a protest in Chicago in December urging Sen. ... question hanging over the debate is this: Should a Democratic party that Trump cast as too immigrant-friendly and out of touch with white, working-class America to win ...
Add Democratic party as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Democratic party news, video, and analysis from ABC News. ... executive order that created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which gave protected status to about 800,000 immigrants in the United States illegally. Many of ...
There are, of course, major structural impediments to a viable third party in U.S. politics. The Democratic and Republican national committees have access to hundreds of millions of dollars in cash, can activate tens of thousands of volunteers, and are incentivized to fundraise off the churn of constant, ...
And increasingly, he is not standing on the same side as the American people. Yet, as the 2018 midterms approach, the Democratic party has been strangely slow to embrace the issue. Indeed, the party waited until 2016 to put a tepid plank of support in the platform after minimal attention from Democratic ...
Castro said that the PAC will support the Democratic effort to take control of the U.S. House and make party gains in state legislatures before the next round of redistricting in 2021. While Castro has repeatedly said he hasn't made a decision on a run for president, candidates considering it often get involved ...
George Wallace, another segregationist from the South, bucking the Democratic party got 13.5 percent as an "American Independent." And in the modern era, the most successful third-party candidate was billionaire Ross Perot in 1992, running as an independent. He'd buy full blocks of prime-time network ...
In December, Democrat Doug Jones's victory in the U.S. Senate election in Alabama spurred talk of the party's resurgence in a region where Republicans have dominated for three ... They draw this conclusion by looking at data going back to the 1970s from the American National Election Studies survey.
"Many came from Organization for America and the anti Zelden coalition," he said. "They have added greatly to the Democratic party's effectiveness and presence in Southold politics. Our success can further be measured by the Republican party's advancing many of the issues Southold Democrats have ...
Part two of the BBC documentary, "America: Laboratory of democracy." An examination of the origins and challenges of America's democratic system. This hour explores the history of uprisings and insurgencies in the United States. From the Boston Tea Party to the Anti-Slavery movement, the civil rights ...

He plans to raise money for Senate Democratic incumbents, campaign for Democratic challengers in Republican-held House districts that Hillary Clinton won in 2016, and engage in ... "You're going to see him all over the place," said Greg Schultz, executive director of Biden's American Possibilities PAC.
Depending on how well Democrats do, the party could kill the Republican legislative agenda in Congress, gain new powers to investigate the Trump Administration, get the ... So for the vast majority of votes on legislation (say, on funding the government), some Democratic support is already necessary.
... relationship with the Democratic party. THOMAS FRANK: Uniquely among American journalists, I had never heard of the guy before. ... I'd never heard of his before so I start reading up on him, and you keep reading about his intimacy with leaders of the Democratic party. He is always giving them money, ...
Doug Jones, the Democratic Alabama senator-elect, said Tuesday that he's chosen Dana Gresham to be his chief of staff. Jones will be the only Democratic senator with a black person in the chief of staff position, The Hill reported Tuesday. Gresham has held positions on Capitol Hill for 14 years and was a ...
On New Years Day 2018, on the steps of New York City Hall, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (VT), runner-up for the Democratic party's 2016 presidential nomination and potential 2020 presidential candidate, is to conduct the swearing-in of New York City mayor Bill de Blasio, himself a potential 2020 ...
The difficulty is in determining if government by a party or parties - the sustaining base of administrations the democratic world over - can last. ... In the United States, the Republican Party of Abraham Lincoln has been seized by Donald Trump, a man who often seems to prefer autocracy to democracy.
The most basic comes from the so-called generic ballot -- a question polls have used for decades that asks which party's candidate a person plans to vote for in the next election. It has long proven among the most reliable forecasting tools in American politics. For most of the fall, Democrats showed a ...
DELAFIELD, Wis. - Kevin Nicholson is running in a Republican primary to take a Senate seat from the party he once represented as president of the College Democrats of America. Though he wouldn't call his potential opponent, Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., "a radical," Nicholson said "her vote record is ...
And Trump, an unconventional Republican whose time in office has been beset by turmoil (paywall), has inspired a sense of urgency among those who oppose him. Even so, no clear leader for the Democratic party has emerged since the end of Barack Obama's second term and Hillary Clinton's defeat in ...
Kennedy, the great nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, headlined a recent Texas Democratic party dinner heavy on criticism of President Donald Trump, who he said launched an "all-out assault on America's character." But he also used the occasion to level some direct criticism at Democrats ...
This comes as a surprise to no one, because black women in America have been doing heavy lifting since we were brought here. ... We turn to you, black women, and ask, if you could make any demand of the Democratic party, what would it be? ... Please share your answers with us in the comments.
Sanders rift," Politico tells us. The Hill's Dick Morris was more definite, saying that the 2016 primary will divide "the Democratic party for the next decade." On twitter, it's easy to find Clinton and Sanders backers sniping at each other, and it seems like every week there's a new group that wants to influence ...
I mean... imagine having a Democratic party that was acting in a way that you could get excited about. It would be nice! That is not just a dream. In many, many counties across America, local Democratic parties are ripe for the seizing. This is particularly true in states that vote Republican. In the less urban ...
"We're one America," it read. "And everyone--I mean everyone--is in on the deal." The plan was in place, but the night before Biden's Rose garden speech, Donilon suddenly reversed course. "You shouldn't do this," he told Biden, who had to admit he was right. For months, he had been wrestling with ...
For third parties in this country, educational campaigns and working within the Democratic party has to stop. ... Charter schools, which dismantle the United States' only universally supported institution other than Social Security, are supported by many Democrats, including former Secretary of Education ...
There are many important takeaways from the spectacle of America waking up in 2017 and realizing that it has a huge sexual harassment problem following a ... Which brings us to the San Diego County Democratic party and the cases of former Mayor Bob Filner and labor leader Mickey Kasparian.
DELAFIELD, Wis. - Kevin Nicholson is running in a Republican primary to take a Senate seat from the party he once represented as president of the College Democrats of America. Though he wouldn't call his potential opponent, Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., "a radical," Nicholson said "her vote record is ...
I mean... imagine having a Democratic party that was acting in a way that you could get excited about. It would be nice! That is not just a dream. In many, many counties across America, local Democratic parties are ripe for the seizing. This is particularly true in states that vote Republican. In the less urban ...
"If the instinct of the party is to fight Donald Trump, then that's the stupidest thing that could happen," Manchin told CNN. "The bottom line is you can't govern from (the left) wing of the party. And if Chuck Schumer or the National Democratic Party ever wants to be a majority, they have to go to the middle.".
"I actually think the progressives are in the process of informally taking over the Democratic party," Dean said. "It is shocking to ... Dean said Democrats would win a majority in 2018 "because of the field organizations, actually built by the people who vote for us, who are not necessarily Democrats. We won ...
And Trump, an unconventional Republican whose time in office has been beset by turmoil (paywall), has inspired a sense of urgency among those who oppose him. Even so, no clear leader for the Democratic party has emerged since the end of Barack Obama's second term and Hillary Clinton's defeat in ...
Kennedy, the great nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, headlined a recent Texas Democratic party dinner heavy on criticism of President Donald Trump, who he said launched an "all-out assault on America's character." But he also used the occasion to level some direct criticism at Democrats ...
Major Democratic donors were quoted by media as withholding funds until the reeling party figured out what it was for, instead of simply opposing anything Trump. In that sense, 2017 demonstrated the disturbing contemporary weaknesses within both of the country's historic and essential parties. Democrats ...
Bernie Sanders, a democratic socialist with his pie-in-the-sky free college plan, lured many educationally challenged students into his sideshow tent while his flailing hands mesmerized many within the Democratic party. But he was cut off at the pass, in pure Democratic party style. However, Democrats ...
Two Republican representatives and three Democratic representatives left their parties this year in addition to Bear. They join two unenrolled House members who ran as independents. Two -- Bear and Rep. Ralph Chapman -- registered as Maine Green Independents and say they're among the ...
The campaign focused on an economic platform that would bridge ideological and demographic divides--and showcased "the influence of the Democratic party's populist-progressive wing," argued Clare Foran. That influence also explained why Democrats were increasingly embracing single-payer health ...
Joe Biden Can Beat Trump in 2020, But Will the Democratic party Let Him Run? ... In this handout from the White House, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden poses for an official portrait in his West Wing Office at the White House January 10, 2013 in .... America may want him to run, but do the Democrats?
Tom Steyer, one of the Democratic party's largest donors, has spent at least $20 million of his own money promoting impeachment via television advertising. ... Steyer's initiative was likely influenced by American University professor Allan Lichtman, whose book "The Case for Impeachment" moved the idea ...
Add Democratic party as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Democratic party news, video, and analysis from ABC News. ... Democrats eager to take control of the Senate next year are turning to the state of Tennessee, where a popular Democratic former governor is running for the seat being ...
Booker had said after the election of Donald Trump as president that he would take a more visible role than during his first two years in the U.S. Senate. ... Booker has campaigned for other candidates, spoken at Democratic party dinners, and has raised money to help his colleagues running for re-election.
Democratic congressional leaders have cancelled a meeting with President ... in a 12-11 vote along party lines, with a full vote by the chamber expected this week. ... package to keep the US government running beyond 8 December. ... after remarks that they deemed insensitive to Native American veterans ...
... confront us, so we're going to continue to negotiate with Republican leaders who ... Republican leaders in Congress will need Democratic votes in order to ... Mr. Trump's tweet follows similar comments about the minority party on ... We have to work to find a middle ground that's acceptable to both parties.
Onondaga County Democratic Committee Chairman Mark English Democratic watches results on election night, 2016 in the grand ballroom at ...


 

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