All posts tagged "Democrats"

  • Election 2017: Dems Back In Control In WA State

    Tuesday’s election results in Virginia are getting most of the national press, but what took place in Washington State is equally as important. Thanks to a strong progressive turnout, Democrats were able to wrestle control of a...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
  • Rep. Nancy Pelosi
    Nancy Pelosi: ‘Door is Open’ for Democrats in 2018

    Speaking to reporters on Wednesday about tax reform, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) talked up the major election wins for Democrats on Tuesday night as a potential bellwether for next...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
  • DNC Chair Tom Perez
    DNC Chair Perez: ‘Trump was undeniably on the ballot’

    Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez spoke Wednesday on MSNBC’s Morning Joe about the impressive results from last night’s elections in Virginia and New Jersey, praising both Ralph Northam and Phil Murphy for being “sane” candidates and...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
  • One Year Out From Election Win, Poll Shows Confidence In Trump Is Dismally Low

    Most are aware by now of Trump’s terribly low polling numbers. The American people are frustrated with his performance, both with his inability to pass meaningful legislation as well as disapproving the proposals themselves he has made....

    • Posted November 5, 2017
  • Democrat leaders Schumer and Pelosi call for Mueller to be unimpeded.
    Democratic Leaders React to Manafort Indictment

    Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) were among the prominent Democratic leaders who spoke out on Monday in response to the high-profile indictments of Paul Manafort and his business partner....

    • Posted October 30, 2017
  • Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
    Schumer Will Play Hardball With Tax Reform

    Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has shown that he isn’t averse to working with the White House. But in a recent interview he says Senate Democrats will be taking a hard-line approach on the issue of...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
  • Trump Says He’s A ‘Victim’ Because Clinton Paid For Oppo Research — He’s Wrong

    It was revealed Tuesday evening that the infamous Trump dossier, which alleges the president has significant connections with the Russian government (and more “salacious” details) which could compromise his leadership while in office, was paid for in...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
  • Virginia Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam and President Obama.
    Virginia Gov. Race Gets Big Grassroots Money Push

    Politico is reporting that a group focused on getting Democratic voters to the polls plans to drop a cool $1 million in Virginia ahead of the state’s upcoming gubernatorial election. Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam is the Democratic...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
  • Democratic leaders have to be thrilled with the fundraising figures.
    Democratic Fundraising At Historic Levels

    According to a Politico report, Democrats in red districts all across the country are bringing in massive amounts of cash ahead of their 2018 midterm election bids. GOP incumbents in those districts are reportedly worried that they...

    • Posted October 23, 2017
  • Dems Call for GAO Probe of Sham ‘Voter Commission’

    Sens. Michael Bennet (D-CO), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and Cory Booker (D-NJ) sent a letter on Wednesday to the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) asking for a probe into the President’s thinly-veiled voter suppression committee that’s trying disguise itself as...

    • Posted October 19, 2017