Democrats

The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Democrats Took Back the House That Republicans Weren't Using

Harry Cheadle and Matt Taylor discuss what the midterm elections mean for both parties.
VICE Staff
5 days ago
Election 2018

These Democrats Scored Shocking Victories in Republican Strongholds

The blue wave washed away GOP incumbents in unexpected places from South Carolina to Oklahoma.
David J. Dent
5 days ago
Views My Own

Don't Look Now, but the 2020 Senate Map Is Brutal for Democrats

Their only path to retake the upper chamber of Congress is to turn some deep-red states blue.
Harry Cheadle
11.8.18
2018 election

Beto O'Rourke Lost, but Betomania Is Stronger Than Ever

His strong showing in the Senate contest against Ted Cruz has Texas Democrats hopeful for the first time in a long time.
Julissa Treviño
11.8.18
Views My Own

The Midterms Showed Democrats the Way Forward: Class War

Democrats ended up with mixed results on Tuesday night, but it's clear that economic populism remains popular.
Matt Taylor
11.7.18
Views My Own

Democrats Took Back the House, but Republicans Weren't Using It Anyway

There was good news for Democrats on Tuesday night, but they are still on the outside looking in.
Harry Cheadle
11.7.18
Views My Own

The Republican Path to Victory Is Restricting Your Right to Vote

A victory in Tuesday's midterms could give Democrats the chance to reverse Republican voter suppression and gerrymandering.
Harry Cheadle
11.6.18
Views My Own

Uninformed Young People Should Still Vote

Younger voters tend to worry they don't know enough to cast a ballot—but you almost certainly know more than some of the ignorant older voters out there.
Harry Cheadle
10.31.18
politics

Republican Voters May Be Turning Against a Core GOP Argument, Poll Says

A new survey breaks down attitudes on taxes—and finds that Americans may not be buying the conservative belief that tax cuts for the rich are worth it.
Harry Cheadle
10.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Naturally, Michael Avenatti Owes More Than a Million Dollars in Taxes

A new report shows that the 2020 hopeful has a shady financial history that rivals the current president's.
Eve Peyser
10.22.18
politics

For Politics to Get Less Tribal, the Republicans Have to Lose

Norm Ornstein, America's preeminent scholar of partisanship, doesn't see an easy path forward.
Eve Peyser
10.9.18
Views My Own

Democrats Could Seize Power, but Do They Want To?

Calls to impeach Brett Kavanaugh and pack the Supreme Court show how wide the gulf is between Democratic politicians and their supporters.
Harry Cheadle
10.9.18