More Democratic Party Articles

  • Hawaii governor unseated in Democratic primary

    Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie was unseated in a stunning primary-election defeat Saturday after a fellow Democrat, state Sen. David Ige, easily coasted to victory on his promise to bring a less combative leadership style in a race that divided Democrats.

  • How Hillary Clinton's dominance is hurting some Democratic candidates

    In a high-stakes midterm election year, with just 18 months until Iowa holds its caucuses to help decide each party's nominee for president, Paul DiNino is "desperate" to find would-be Democratic presidential candidates to visit Iowa.

  • Democrats surging in Michigan races

    A new poll released this week shows Democrats gaining in the race for governor while pulling further ahead in the race for the state's open Senate seat.

  • Democrats to pick nominee for Va. Senate race

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democrats in and around Richmond and Petersburg are set to pick a nominee to replace former state Sen. Henry Marsh. Party members can vote Saturday at several polling locations throughout the 16th Senate District from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Running for the Democratic nomination...

  • Congressman is pretty convinced that Democrats are waging a war on this specific demographic

    Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., is not backing away from his earlier claim that the Democratic Party is waging a “war on whites,” accusing his opponents on Tuesday of intentionally stoking racial tensions in the U.S. Brooks told NewsmaxTV's Steve Malzberg on Tuesday that the Democratic Party is...

  • No, Israel's defensive campaign in Gaza isn't going to turn American Jews into Republicans

    There's very little reason to believe that the strained relationship between the Obama administration and Israel will make a difference with Jewish voters.

  • Obamacare and the public: The more they know, the less they like

    According to new polling by the Kaiser Family Foundation, which has closely tracked Obamacare for years, 37 percent of those surveyed have a favorable view of the Affordable Care Act, while 53 percent have an unfavorable view.

  • Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Rep. Jared Polis propose shelving fracking ballot measures

    Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Rep. Jared Polis called on campaigners to holster ballot initiatives regarding hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in exchange for establishing an independent commission to write regulations for the drilling practice.

  • GOP: Happy birthday Obama, now here's a copy of Constitution to read

    The Republican Party is sending a copy of the U.S. Constitution to President Obama for his 53rd birthday, a not so subtle reminder that they view his adminstration as lawless.

  • Iowa Democrats exploring ways to expand caucus

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats in Iowa are devising ways to expand access to their state's leadoff presidential caucuses, addressing concerns raised by Hillary Rodham Clinton following her disappointing finish in 2008. Iowa Democratic Party Chairman Scott Brennan offered a series of...

  • Dems' House campaign raises almost $5M this week

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic donors online gave their party's House campaign arm almost $5 million in the week that ended Friday, a record for the group attempting the uphill task of ousting Republicans from their majority. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee unleashed a torrent of...

  • Democrats, the Constitution and the rule of law

    Have we arrived at the point in our nation that a Democratic president and powerful members of his administration can act as lawlessly as they choose without any significant objection or protest from the Democratic Party, the liberal media and Democratic voters?

  • Amid current fights, a reminder the economy still matters most

    In the long run of presidential politics, the economy is still pretty much the only story that really matters, and there are plenty of troubling indications that today's economic unhappiness will dominate our politics for years to come.

  • If Democrats don't like what Obamacare says, they need to find the votes to change it

    Last week, the Halbig v. Burwell decision by the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia imperiled Obamacare's ability to operate as expected. The ruling, which is still subject to appeal, stated that the Affordable Care Act provides employer penalties and consumer subsidies...

  • MSNBC: The place to go for impeachment talk

    MSNBC is the place to go to know about impeachment.

From the Weekly Standard

  • No Law, No Order

    Ferguson, Mo.

  • No Reply from America?

    On Tuesday, August 19, an American citizen, James Foley, was savagely killed. The group of jihadists known as ISIL had previously killed and brutalized tens of thousands of non-Americans. But they...

  • Bartleby, the President

    President Obama insists Republican opposition to his policies has forced him to boycott Congress and resort to governing by executive order. This is only partially true. Yes, Republicans strongly...