The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with its rival, the Republican Party. Tracing its heritage back to Thomas Jefferson and James Madison's Democratic-Republican Party, the modern-day Democratic Party was founded around 1828 by supporters of Andrew Jackson, making it the world's oldest active political party.
House Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) isn't part of "the squad." That's the four-woman group of freshman progressives of color who were attacked this week by President Donald Trump. But according to CNN, that..
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Ca.) held a fundraising event at the home of Scooter Braun. Much to the chagrin of Taylor Swift fans, Katy Perry, Demi Lovato, and Ariana Grande..
The National Rifle Association has been reeling from leadership shakeups and allegations of financial mismanagement. The NRA is up against a different political landscape in 2020 than the one it faced..
Joe Biden, a former U.S. vice president and Democratic presidential candidate, compared Republican President Donald Trump to the late George Wallace, a prominent supporter of racial segregation. Rough..
According to Reuters, former U.S. Vice-President and Democratic presidential hopeful, Joe Biden didn't hold back his feelings about President Donald Trump, when making a campaign stop in California. He..
2020 Democratic presidential candidates are gearing up for more primary debates coming in late July. But Business Insider says that these debates could act as a make it or break it moment for some of..
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday defended his supporters who chanted "send her back" at a rally in reference to a Somali-born Democratic lawmaker. Trump previously claimed he was unhappy about the..
U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar was met by supporters at the airport when she returned to Minneapolis, and she vowed to continue to oppose President Donald Trump in the wake of his attacks on her which..
The July DNC Debates are just around the corner. The candidates qualify for the debates if they earn 1% in three polls and have 65,000 donors. Politico has suggestions on how the DNC can shake things..
US president Donald Trump has renewed his attack on four Democratic congresswomen at a campaign rally. He derided them for what he painted as extreme positions and suggested they leave America. Taking..
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CBS News Elections and Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto and CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe break down a new CBS News survey which found that health care cost is top concern for Democrats. CBS News - Published
Sen. Cory Booker, D-New Jersey, also a Democratic presidential candidate, joins Margaret Brennan to discuss the fallout of the president's tweets targeting four Democratic congresswomen of color. CBS News - Published
Rachael Bade, Lanhee Chen, Jamelle Bouie and Paula Reid discuss President Trump's tweets targeting four congresswomen of color and "send her back" chants from the president's supporters. CBS News - Published
CBS News Elections and Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto and CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe join Margaret Brennan to discuss the latest CBS News Battleground Tracker, which found four.. CBS News - Published
Rep. Adam Schiff, D-California, joins Margaret Brennan to discuss the president's tweets targeting Democratic congresswomen of color and previews former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony next.. CBS News - Published
The top Democrat on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said Sunday he believes there is "substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors, and he plans to ask.. Reuters - Published
U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on Saturday that President Donald Trump relished a chant by the crowd at a campaign rally this week that called for a Democratic congresswoman to be.. Reuters - Published
Donald Trump defended those at his Wednesday rally as "incredible patriots" after initially distancing himself from racist chants in the audience. Democratic strategist Joel Payne joined CBSN to.. CBS News - Published
Since well before setting off a furor by telling four Democratic lawmakers of color to “go back” to their home countries, President Trump has sought to turn racial divisions to his advantage. NYTimes.com - Published
The president wants to portray his opponents as steering the country in a dangerous direction. But what does it mean to be a socialist — and to what degree do Democrats fit the definition? NYTimes.com - Published
Bob Cusak, editor-in-chief of The Hill, joins "CBS This Morning Saturday" to discuss President Trump's feud with Rep. Ilhan Omar and how it will impact swing voters. Cusak also discussed what Democrats.. CBS News - Published
For two years, Democrats have waited on Robert S. Mueller III to deliver a death blow to the Trump presidency. Wednesday’s hearings with the special counsel could be their last chance. NYTimes.com - Published
Several U.S. Democratic presidential candidates and lawmakers on Friday demanded Puerto Rico's governor step down over offensive chat messages, as thousands on the Caribbean island staged a seventh day.. Reuters - Published
Gov. Ricardo Rossello is fighting to stay in power despite calls for his resignation. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is one of three Democratic presidential hopefuls who have also called for the Puerto Rico.. CBS News - Published
Lineups are set for the next Democratic presidential debates, which will be split up over two nights. The first night will pit Senator Bernie Sanders against Senator Elizabeth Warren, the first time.. CBS News - Published
U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Friday called President Donald Trump's latest anti-immigration initiatives "unacceptable" and warned his administration against misappropriating funding authorized only for.. Reuters - Published
The fallout continues after President Trump targeted four Democrats, including Rep. Ilhan Omar, with racist tweets. Initially he said he was unhappy with chants of "send her back" at a campaign rally... CBS News - Published
The former first lady's tweet came amid a week-long feud between Trump and "The Squad," which started after the president said the four Democratic congresswomen of color should "go back" to their.. USATODAY.com - Published
An immigrant to the United States, Suzanne Vale took no offense at Republican President Donald Trump's tweet this week telling Democratic congresswomen they are free to "go back" to their ancestral.. Reuters - Published
Renewed discussions of racism in America have emerged in light of the president's recent tweets and North Carolina rally, where Trump supporters chanted, "Send her home" about Democratic Rep. Ilhan.. CBS News - Published
Democratic and Republican lawmakers are condemning the "send her back" chant that erupted during President Trump's rally in North Carolina this week. Critics will call the phrase ugly, wrong and.. CBS News - Published
As U.S. President Donald Trump intensifies his efforts to brand four progressive congresswomen as the new face of the Democratic Party, its presidential front-runner, Joe Biden, has been quietly.. Reuters - Published
President Trump says he disagrees with the "send her back" chant directed at Rep. Ilhan Omar at his rally in North Carolina last night. The chant came after the president tweeted that Omar and three.. CBS News - Published
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy told CBS News' Nancy Cordes that the president did not join in on the chants aimed at Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar during a Wednesday night Trump rally. CBS News - Published
President Trump is on the attack as he fights for a second term. At a campaign rally in Greenville, North Carolina, he fired up the crowd with more attacks on four Democratic congresswomen. CBS News.. CBS News - Published
“Unfortunately, he is sounding like Donald Trump,” Senator Bernie Sanders said of Joe Biden, as the two Democratic candidates spar over one of the most important issues in the 2020 election. NYTimes.com - Published