The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee staff exodus followed concerns about hiring and a lack of diversity.
Roots Action is targeting 15 centrist members of Congress at a time when primary challenges are becoming increasingly common.
Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) had faced significant criticism for planning to appear at an event boosting Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.).
Rep. Cheri Bustos’ leadership team at the DCCC is drawn exclusively from the business-friendly New Democrat Coalition.
"If there is an attempt to get to the truth, the truth can be found," Rep. Cheri Bustos of Illinois told Fox News.
The Illinois congresswoman started a boot camp for training women and people of color to run for office. It's working.
Congress could make all companies allow workplace sexual harassment victims to go to court. But the bipartisan legislation seems to have stalled.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it wants to be a strong partner for rural communities in the grip of the opioid epidemic.
The tech giant is standing behind its use of forced arbitration, a practice criticized for silencing women.
“That is not a fair choice, and it is something that no one should have to put up with," said bill co-sponsor Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.
They're local races, but they fit with an emerging trend that could mean big trouble for the GOP in 2018.
Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) has a boot camp that's training local progressives how to run for office.
Last fiscal year the federal government set a new record for the highest percentage of contracting dollars awarded to women-owned small businesses in the history of the United States. 17.8 billion dollars was injected into the U.S. economy through women-owned small business contracts.
Del Galdo, who is actively involved in municipal and state legislative campaigns, also fears that a federal tidal wave could