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Andrew Cuomo Wins Democratic Nomination For New York Governor
The two-term Democrat defeated actress Cynthia Nixon, who challenged him from the left.
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These Progressive Candidates Want New Yorkers To Care About State Politics Again
Will it work? Thursday's Democratic primary should provide some answers.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s First Major Post-Election Dispute Hints At Future Battles
Alexander C. Kaufman
The Queens Machine is cranking.
The Future Of The Democratic Party Is Being Decided Right Now
, Guest Writer
A diverse crop of progressive candidates is winning in down-ballot elections across the country.
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This Trump Country House District Just Became A Key Progressive Battleground
Liz Watson’s victory in southern Indiana will test the appeal of liberal populism in November.
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Major Progressive Group Endorses Cynthia Nixon For New York Governor
The vote against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo split the influential Working Families Party.
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Paul Ryan's Exit Is A Reminder That Democrats Always Need Good Candidates
And this time, they already have one.
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Lobbyists Mingled With State Lawmakers At Democrats' Closed-Door Policy Retreat
The predominance of corporate interests underscores the ongoing tension between the party's centrist and progressive wings.
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Progressive Group Calls Ralph Northam 'Racist,' Sparking Intra-Party Feud Ahead Of Big Election
The Democratic candidate for Virginia governor said he would ban so-called “sanctuary cities” if one arose in the state.
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Trumpcare Will Hurt American Workers
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Representing the First Congressional District of New Jersey
The president is eager to push a health bill through Congress that nonpartisan sources say will devastate millions of American families.
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Democrats Look For Lessons After Labour's Unexpected Success In Britain
Progressive and anti-authoritarian policies seem to have worked.
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Socialism Is So Hot Right Now. Thank Bernie Sanders.
You may not have heard of the Democratic Socialists of America, but the group is attracting a lot of young political talent.
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Progressive Attorney Unseats Business-Friendly Mississippi Mayor
Chokwe Antar Lumumba picks up where his late father left off.
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A Progressive Third Party Just Picked Up Its Third Ever Seat In A State Legislature
A sign of the resurgent left.
What Should Bernie Do?
Director of the Public Good Initiative at the Institute for Lo...
Bernie should continue to educate America. He needs to stay in not only to gather more delegates, but also to magnetize more young people to the possibilities of politics.
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Bernie Sanders Inspired This Progressive To Challenge A Democratic Incumbent
The Working Families Party is hoping the connection will help a House candidate defy the odds next Tuesday.
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Working Families Party Backs Bernie Sanders
In contrast, most labor unions have backed Hillary Clinton.
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Progressive Groups Hold Out On Endorsing A Presidential Candidate
In contrast, nearly all the major labor unions have backed Hillary Clinton.
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