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Democrat Jaime Harrison Announces Challenge To Lindsey Graham's Senate Seat
The associate chair of the Democratic National Committee is the second Democrat to announce a bid for Graham's spot.
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2020 Democratic Convention To Be Held In Milwaukee
The Democratic National Committee selected the Wisconsin city over Houston and Miami.
Why California May Not Matter Much In The Democratic Presidential Race
The Golden State wants to shake up the 2020 primaries, but it might prove a footnote once more.
How To Raise A Black Activist
Former Democratic National Committee official Leah Daughtry and her parents discuss how they raised her to be an activist.
Justin Fairfax's Accusers Ready To Testify At Potential Impeachment Hearing
A Virginia lawmaker plans to file articles of impeachment Monday if Fairfax doesn't resign.
Vanessa Tyson Receives Wave Of Support After Detailing Sexual Assault
The professor has accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of forcing her to perform oral sex on him during the 2004 Democratic National Convention.
Assault Accusation And Blackface Scandal Entangle Virginia's Top 3 Elected Officials
By Alan Suderman, AP
All three men face calls for resignation.
Former DNC CEO Wants More Than Words On Race From 2020 Candidates
“I think all of the candidates ... understand that you cannot win the nomination without the African-American vote,” the Democratic operative says.
Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax's Accuser Releases Statement On Sexual Assault Allegations
Dr. Vanessa Tyson alleges that the Virginia lawmaker forced her to perform oral sex on him during the 2004 Democratic National Convention in Boston.
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Democrats Debate Effect Of Superdelegate Reform On Racial Representation
The Democratic National Committee votes Saturday on a proposal to diminish the power of superdelegates at party conventions.
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Democrats Should Finally Put Superdelegates Behind Them
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This week's DNC meeting is an opportunity to turn the page on an ugly chapter in the party's history.
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Trump Defends Putin On Election Meddling
During a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump says he doesn’t “see any reason” why Russia would have meddled in the 2016 election and isn’t convinced they did, despite every major U.S. intelligence agency’s findings to the contrary.
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The Top Bombshells In Robert Mueller's Indictment Of Russian DNC Hackers
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The indictment reveals that a congressional candidate asked the Russians for dirt on an opponent, and that the Russians seemed to be following Trump's lead.
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California DNC Member Suggests Superdelegate Reform Is Part Of Russian Plot
Bob Mulholland has no direct proof of Russian meddling in Democratic Party deliberations, but he remains suspicious.
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She Quit Working For Trump. Now She's Running For Congress To Fight Him.
Democrat Gina Ortiz Jones would be the first lesbian, Iraq War vet and Filipina-American to fill a U.S. House seat in Texas.
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What Many Of The Current Sexual Assault Apologies Have In Common
Vice President of Advocacy and Outreach, National Center on Se...
These male predators need to man up and say sorry without qualification.
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How A Literal Shock Inspired A Former Marine To Run For Office As A Democratic Socialist
A workplace injury and its aftermath were a political wake-up call for Virginia state delegate-elect Lee Carter.
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Romney For Senate? Not The First Presidential Nominee To Seek Political Office After Losing A Presidential Election
There is precedent for former presidential nominees seeking office again, though not in a different state from the one they cut their political teeth in.
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DNC Chairman Promises To Reform Party's Presidential Nominating Process
Tom Perez addressed renewed uproar over the DNC's role in the 2016 primary fight.
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Was The Democratic Primary Rigged?
In her new book, the former interim chair of the DNC writes that Clinton had financial control over the DNC.
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Donald Trump Wants To Weaponize Justice Department Against Hillary Clinton Yet Again
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He also took some jabs at "Pocahontas" and "Crazy Bernie."
Lawsuit Alleges Fox News Concocted Seth Rich Story
Did Fox News and the Trump administration work together to make up a story about a slain DNC staffer? The man at the center of the story says they did.
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