Michelle Obama made an emotional appeal to millions of Americans during her speech at the Democratic National Convention Monday night, highlighting the historic nature of Hillary Clinton's candidacy. But one line in particular made the...Show More Summary
Michelle Obama brought down the house at the Democratic National Convention on Monday night with a riveting speech about strength, diversity and unity. The first lady took the stage and delivered a powerhouse address that never mentioned...Show More Summary
Michelle Obama, speaking at the Democratic Convention, said she lived in a home built by slaves. Some were taken aback, but history supports her.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Democratic nominee in former House Speaker John Boehner's (BAY'-nurz) Ohio district has withdrawn from the November election, leaving a clear field for now for recently elected Republican U.S. Rep Warren Davidson to win a full term. Twenty-six-year-old Corey Foister (FOY'-stur) says the June 7 special election results show he's "not the right person."
In 2008, Hillary Clinton ran for the White House against then-Senator Barack Obama, so it is safe to say she has been waiting for this day for at least eight years. Tuesday is when the delegates at the Democratic National Convention are set to formally name Clinton as their party’s 2016 presidential nominee. Show More Summary
The Democratic chairwoman had few supporters—but clung to her post for years, abetted by the indifference of the White House.
Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.), ranking member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, has “fired off a letter along with two Democratic colleagues demanding Pokémon Go explain what it does about how much data its users use playing the game.” [Ed Krayewski, Reason] “The Tax Aspects Of Pokémon Go” [Adam Thimmesch via Caron/TaxProf]. Show More Summary
When Bill Clinton walks onto the stage at the Democratic convention on Tuesday — the night his wife officially wins the Democratic nomination for president — the couple will rest on the edge of history. Never before has the spouse of a former president become a major party’s nominee for the post....
The first night of the Democratic National Convention belonged to the first lady, who delivered a speech that just might save the convention for Hillary Clinton.
First Lady Michelle Obama gave an emotional speech at the Democratic national convention Monday night, arguing for the importance of black and female role models in the White House. “That is the story of this country, the story that has brought me to this stage tonight, the story of generations of people who felt the…
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi explains key components of the Democratic platform, including the death penalty and debt-free college tuition, and how it...
On the eve of the Summer Olympics here, 40 Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives published a letter Monday expressing “deep concern” about threats to democracy in Brazil. The letter, addressed to U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, criticized the impeachment process that led...
The House Democratic campaign chief confirmed today they would not be providing funding to Debbie Wasserman Schultz in her Florida... The post And To Think Just Yesterday She was the Party Chair=> DCCC Won’t Fund Wasserman Schultz Race appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Today, the Democratic National Convention kicks off in Philadelphia. Oregon's Speaker of the House, Tina Kotek, will be on stage between 3 and 4 p.m. as part of a series of legislative leaders passing progressive policy around the country. And U.S. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA ? Outgoing Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz shouldn’t expect financial help from House Democrats’ campaign committee in her tough congressional primary race. Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), who said she would step down as chair of the DNC after an email leak revealed that staffers tried to undermine Sen. Show More Summary
Ahead of the Democratic National Convention this week in Philadelphia, a group of pro-lifers called on the party to remember the abortion horrors that shook the city several years ago. The pro-lifers marched to notorious late-term abortionist Kermit Gosnell’s former abortion facility on Saturday where they prayed and asked the Democratic Party to stop promoting […]
Updates on California politics: Podcast preview of state Democrats in Philadelphia, Sanchez takes aim at Obama's Senate endorsement July 25, 2016, 11:21 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching: California Democrats...
Following last week’s Republican National Convention, in which Donald Trump officially accepted the party’s nomination, the billionaire has pulled ahead of presumptive Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton in national polls.
We got through the Republican National Convention, now it's just one more week until we're officially in the race for the White House. There's just one more candidate to nominate. The Democratic National Convention will gavel in on Monday...Show More Summary
Allies of former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders are launching a group aimed at influencing Democratic politics in Texas beyond the 2016 race for the White House. The group, Revolution Texas, will promote causes at the state level that align with Sanders’ priorities during his campaign,...