Democratic party


A Louisiana Cop Said AOC “Needs a Round”

The officer reportedly had just completed social media training
Emma Ockerman
climate change

The Democrats Are Kinda Sorta Thinking About Hosting a Climate Debate

DNC officials put two proposals on the table to bring the issue to the primary debate stage.
Alex Lubben
democratic debates

Millennial Candidates Flex Their Relatability: I, Too, Have College Debt

But Swalwell and Buttigieg split over what to do about the student debt crisis.
Morgan Baskin
Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders announces run for president

The senator kicked off his campaign by calling Trump "a pathological liar, a fraud, a racist, a sexist, a xenophobe and someone who is undermining American democracy."
Evan McMorris-Santoro
Don't hate me because I'm rich

Billionaire Howard Schultz is very upset you’re calling him a billionaire

He suggests the softer "people of means"
Rex Santus

Howard Schultz is blaming AOC and Elizabeth Warren for his decision to run as an independent

Schultz said Democrats are embracing “un-American” policies that target billionaires, which he happens to be.
Rex Santus

Progressives who helped elect AOC say "fake Democrat" in Texas is their first 2020 target

Henry Cuellar votes with Republicans most of the time and has received campaign money and an “A” rating from the NRA.
Rex Santus
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

“Call me a radical”: Highlights from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s big "60 Minutes" interview

Rex Santus
Incoming Congress

Outgoing Senator Calls Ocasio-Cortez a 'Bright Shiny New Object'

In a recent interview, outgoing Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill said she doesn't understand the hype surrounding Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Marie Solis

White Women's Complicated Role in the 2018 Midterm Elections

White women remained loyal to Republicans in key races this election year, but overall they're moving steadily toward the Democratic Party.
Marie Solis

The Race to Win All Races

Michigan’s Jocelyn Benson has a plan to save democracy. Will she and her fellow Democratic secretary of state candidates get there in time?
Ellie Shechet
Midterm Elections

White Men Are Minority of House Democratic Nominees For First Time Ever

Women and people of color make up the majority of politicians running for House seats on the Democratic ticket, according to a new analysis.
Marie Solis