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Will Michigan Democrats Really Turn Out After a Virtual Campaign?

*/ ]]> This is the second in a series of stories on Rep. Elissa Slotkin’s re-election campaign in Michigan’s 8th District. Read the first installment here. LANSING, Mich.—It’s difficult enough to engage in conversation through [...]

Democrats seize on Trump’s payroll tax deferral as an attack on Social Security, Medicare

Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez looks on during the Democratic Presidential Committee (DNC) summer meeting on August 23, 2019 in San Francisco, California. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images */ ]]> Democrats are pouncing [...]

How ‘San Francisco Democrats’ Took Over the Country

*/ ]]> Not too long ago, the term “San Francisco Democrat” was shorthand for out-of-touch liberalism, a lefty fringe that was often on the losing end of the seesaw in its own state’s politics, which were dominated by Southern [...]

Why Harry Reid is so bullish Democrats will win the Senate on Election Day

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid predicted this week Democrats will retake control of the U.S. Senate after the fall elections. “This is going to be a change election,” Mr. Reid, Nevada Democrat, told CNN. “Trump is going [...]

Mitch McConnell: PPP extension threatened by Democrats’ ‘slush fund’ demand

Extending the popular Payroll Protection Program is one of the few areas of agreement between the White House and Democrats in the latest proposed coronavirus stimulus — a spending bill criticized by many in the Republican base as a [...]

Mitch McConnell charges Democrats want COVID-19 stimulus for illegals, money to study pot

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell charged Democrats on Capitol Hill are insisting publicly they want to reach an outcome for the fifth round of coronavirus relief but are actually working to ensure a bipartisan agreement isn’t [...]

Huckabee: ‘Joe’s got to show up’ for debates as Democrats lay groundwork for Biden exit

The groundwork is being laid on the left for former Vice President Joseph R. Biden to skip the presidential debates, but former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Sunday that the presumptive 2020 Democratic nominee needs to take the stage. Leading [...]

White House, Democrats feud over deadlock as millions set to lose jobless aid

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi slammed Republicans for refusing to concede anything in the negotiations at her weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol on Friday. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images */ ]]> White House officials and [...]

State Democrats mount big comeback in 2020

*/ ]]> Once ignored, underfunded and often written off, Democratic state party organizations are harvesting record-setting cash heading into the 2020 election, reasserting their roles inside the Democratic infrastructure after suffering [...]

Democrats take aim at Homeland Security spending bill

Democrats eager to take a swipe at President Trump’s deployment of federal forces to quell protests against police brutality have a new avenue of attack — the Homeland Security spending bill, which House leaders hope to bring to the [...]