Virginia’s highly charged legislative primary Tuesday is being closely watched as a possible political barometer for the coming presidential election year.
Michigan Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib defended her recent comments about Israel and the Holocaust Sunday after drawing criticism from top Republicans and Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations, accusing her detractors of purposefully mischaracterizing her remarks.
House Democrats have been careful not to rush to impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump in the aftermath of Robert Mueller’s report, despite calls to do so by high-profile lawmakers and 2020 presidential contenders.
The 2020 Democratic contenders showed up in force at a labor forum on Saturday to outline their plans for raising wages and court the all-important constituency of labor as they seek foot soldiers for their campaigns.
Conservative Evangelical leader Franklin Graham is blasting South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg for being gay and is calling on the presidential hopeful to repent for his “sin.”
The 2020 contest has ushered in an unprecedented number of Democratic candidates. In one of the most diverse fields competing for the nomination, standing out on mainstream issues, such as, taxes, the economy or health care is shaping up to be an arduous task.
Former President Obama said on Saturday he worries about the far-left, progressive wing of the Democratic party being unwilling to compromise and creating a “circular firing squad” against allies over policy and issue differences.
Beto O’Rourke’s Democratic presidential campaign says he raised more than $6 million online during the first 24 hours after he announced his White House bid last week.
The Democratic National Committee’s decision will take the party to the heart of the working-class upper Midwest that delivered President Donald Trump to the White House.
“This week, House Republicans voted overwhelmingly against the ERA [Equal Rights Amendment],” a spokesperson for Fairfax said Friday. “Now suddenly the same Republicans want to distract the public from their record of opposition to women’s rights by engaging in political theater.
Democrats unveiled their first piece of legislation Friday: A collection of voting rights provisions, ethics reforms and a requirement that presidential candidates release 10 years of tax returns.
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, wife of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, has been elected chair of the Maryland Democratic Party.
Gov. Larry Hogan is facing criticism after comments asking him to condemn the president’s temporary travel ban were deleted from his Facebook page.
The Democratic vice presidential nominee — who is a gun owner himself — says he supports the Second Amendment but says there are rules that society needs to have to live safely.
If you missed the speeches from Day 1 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, watch videos of the big ones.
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