Keith Ellison, deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee and the first Muslim elected to Congress, said that President Donald Trump is “OK” with Muslims, as long as they’re rich and.. Raw Story
I cannot believe that Democrats are claiming that the sole cause of their electoral problems is Nancy Pelosi and her San Francisco residency. ~ Joy Reid
Nor can I. But that’s how this goes. The.. Huffington Post
The Minnesota lawmaker spoke with Esme Murphy about the investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election and his disappointment that the jury in the Jeronimo Yanez trial chose to acquit.. Source: CBS 4 WCCO Minnesota -
WASHINGTON ― Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam defeated former congressman Tom Perriello in the Virginia Democratic gubernatorial primary on Tuesday, handing a humbling loss to progressive activists who had.. Huffington Post
WASHINGTON ― Virginia Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam squares off against progressive favorite Tom Perriello on Tuesday in the state’s highly competitive Democratic gubernatorial primary, where the left.. Huffington Post
CHICAGO ― After Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) finished his speech to a packed theater of his supporters on Saturday night, he took time to answer a few pre-taped questions from activists.
They.. Huffington Post
Keith Ellison wades further into state Senate politics, millennials are reviving left-wing politics, Dark Helmet's helmet is up for auction and more days's end links. Don't forget to follow Gothamist.. Gothamist
CHICAGO ― Last June, with the presidential primary season all but officially over, around 3,000 supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) gathered for the first-ever People’s Summit in Chicago to.. Huffington Post
Hillary Clinton has suggested in two recent interviews that voter suppression tactics, especially in Wisconsin, contributed to her losing the presidential election last year, a claim that several.. Huffington Post
Former NAACP President Ben Jealous is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor of Maryland, the civil rights leader announced in Baltimore on Wednesday.
Jealous, 44, is the second Democrat to.. Huffington Post
National Democratic leaders called on a group of breakaway Democrats in the New York state senate to stop caucusing with Republicans after a special election upheld the party’s majority in the.. Huffington Post
A majority of the Senate Democratic caucus is backing a bill that would raise the federal minimum wage to $15 just two years after a comparable bill introduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) received.. Huffington Post
Montana will vote Thursday to fill the U.S. House seat vacated in March by now-Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.
Democrat Rob Quist, a populist progressive cowboy poet known for his career as a.. Huffington Post
In a now infamous clip from July 2015, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) suggested on ABC’s “The Week” that Donald Trump might become the president. To this, host George Stephanopoulos and New York.. Huffington Post
House Democrats on Wednesday touted unprecedented majority support for a bill that would expand Medicare to the entire U.S. population, reflecting a growing liberal consensus behind single-payer health.. Huffington Post
Valerie Jarrett, who served as a senior adviser to former President Barack Obama for the duration of his presidency, endorsed former Rep. Tom Perriello in Virginia’s hotly contested Democratic.. Huffington Post
Republican Jean Stothert on Tuesday was re-elected mayor of Omaha, Nebraska, denying Democrats an opportunity to notch one of their first major wins since President Donald Trump’s election in a.. Huffington Post
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Brandon Ruffin holds a sign during a Fight for 15 rally in Durham, North Carolina, on November 29, 2016.
In our last column, we offered two bold.. The American Prospect
The Minnesota Republican Party is coming under fire after a district branch of the GOP posted a racist rant on its Facebook page about America’s first Muslim congressman. The post has since been.. Raw Story
WASHINGTON ― National reproductive rights groups counted it as a major victory last week when the Democratic National Committee doubled down on its commitment to abortion rights amid anger at its.. Huffington Post
Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) knows the bill he introduced on Thursday to transition the United States to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050 probably won’t become law anytime soon.
But, as one of.. Huffington Post