Openly racist politicians have been successful in the past. George Wallace, who openly endorsed segregation, received nearly 10 million votes as a third party candidate in the 1968 presidential election. Strom Thurmond, who filibustered against the Civil Rights Act for over 24 hours, served as a senator for 48 years. Still, it is striking to…
“The [Democratic] party now needs new leadership that will open the doors of the party and welcome in working people and young people.ā
“The Democrats are in a total meltdown but the biased media will say how great they are doing! E-mails say the rigged system is alive & well!”
Following Sunday’s resignation of Debbie Wasserman Schultz as Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton thanked her for her leadership and named her chair of her campaign’s 50-state program.
“For the last eight years, Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has had my back,” the President said in a statement. “This afternoon, I called her to let her know that I am grateful.”
Sen. Bernie Sanders said Debbie Wasserman Schultz made the right decision for the future of the Democratic Party to step down as Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee.
Rachel Maddow confronted Debbie Wasserman Schultz about the Superdelegate process, an issue that Maddow said Democrats are arguing about at cocktail parties across the country.
It is apparent that Democrats are on pace to repeat the electoral debacle of 2010 that allowed conservatives to take control of Congress
Party Vice Chair R.T Ryback accused DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz of making statements that were “flat-out not true,”
I attended the South Carolina State Democratic Party-sponsored John Spratt Issues Conference in Myrtle Beach late last week. The conference featured a number of prominent Democrats.
Fiery Florida populist Alan Grayson is considering running for Marco Rubio’s U.S. Senate seat in 2016.
A poll released by WeAskAmerica on Thursday reveals that Scott Walker, the incumbent Republican Governor of Wisconsin, trails Democratic challenger Mary Burke by four points.
The Supreme Court ought to be protecting democracy. Like the other branches of the government, it answers to the people
David Gregory’s endless cheerleading for Republicans was gutted with a dose of reality from DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) on Meet The Press today.
Certainly there are those who have admired Sen. Cory Booker from afar who are now somewhat flummoxed at his decision not to support President Barack Obama’s historic deal with Iran.
The GOP are giving the nation an indication of how far they will go to subvert democracy to protect the real powers behind the conservative movement; the NRA, the Koch brothers, and ALEC.
The GOP is headed into Election Day as the Party of Rape, a group of white fratboys who never grew up
Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz called Romney out on his silence and said that Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, Richard Mourdock and Todd Akin are ‘two sets of twins’.
The more Mitt Romney talks the harder it gets for him to keep his stories straight as evidenced by this DNC video that caught Romney in a big lie during the Facebook debate.