Stories tagged: democratic national committee
UPDATED: Fri., July 24, 2020
A group of more than 100 Christian pastors, religion professors and other advocates is urging the Democratic National Committee to adopt a party platform that’s friendlier to abortion opponents.
UPDATED: Tue., May 12, 2020
Democrats are making new moves toward a virtual presidential nominating convention this August, with a top party committee voting Tuesday to grant convention organizers in Milwaukee the authority to design …
Fri., April 24, 2020
Joe Biden is expanding his influence over the Democratic Party with a new fundraising deal and a leadership shuffle at the Democratic National Committee.
Wed., April 8, 2020
California Sen. Kamala Harris has made an unusual fundraising move that is sure to fuel speculation about her prospects to be Joe Biden’s running mate on the Democratic presidential ticket.
UPDATED: Fri., March 20, 2020
Mike Bloomberg is transferring $18 million from his presidential campaign to the Democratic National Committee in the largest single such transfer ever.
Wed., Feb. 19, 2020
A lawyer for Julian Assange said Wednesday that the WikiLeaks founder plans to claim during his extradition hearing that he was offered a pardon by the Trump administration if he …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 6, 2020
The Associated Press is unable to declare a winner of Iowa’s Democratic caucuses
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 6, 2020
The chairman of the Democratic National Committee is calling for a “recanvass” of the results of the Iowa caucuses. New results show former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg leads …
Sun., June 9, 2019
Gov. Jay Inslee still pushing for a presidential debate on climate despite the thumbs down from the Democratic National Committee
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019
Democratic National Committee tells Gov. Jay Inslee it won’t hold a debate just on climate change.
Mon., March 11, 2019
In being banned from hosting upcoming primary debates by the Democratic National Committee, Fox is getting what Fox deserves.
Sat., March 9, 2019
By cutting Fox News out of the debates entirely, the Democratic National Committee has alienated even the few responsible journalists from that network and given Fox News defenders even more …
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019
Proposals to change the state’s presidential primary system likely to leave some group unhappy.
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018
The Democratic Party sued Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks and Trump’s son and son-in-law Friday, accusing them of an intricate conspiracy to undercut Democrats in the 2016 election by …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017
The former head of the Democratic National Committee says she considered replacing Hillary Clinton as the party’s presidential nominee with then-Vice President Joe Biden.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
Many Democrats expressed outrage Thursday at allegations from a former party chairwoman that an agreement with the Democratic National Committee gave the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton some day-to-day control …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017
President Donald Trump and other Republicans latched onto revelations tying Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign to a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia, saying Wednesday that it was a …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking his argument on the road, but he doesn’t want you to assume he’s steering himself toward the White House.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017
A twice-convicted Russian pedophile imprisoned in a heavily forested gulag some 500 miles from Moscow appears to be the man a controversial dossier says helped hack into Democratic National Committee …
Wed., March 15, 2017
Longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone says he believes his contacts with a Russian-linked hacker who took credit for breaching the Democratic National Committee may have been obtained through a special …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 25, 2017
Democrats chose the new leader of their party Saturday, with former President Barack Obama’s administration’s labor secretary Thomas Perez besting Rep. Keith Ellison on a second-ballot vote. I picked some …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017
Just days before Democratic activists pick a new party chair, the contest to head the Democratic National Committee remains fluid, as national leaders grapple with how to turn an outpouring …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
An Indiana mayor is joining the crowded field to become the next head of the Democratic National Committee.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016
A cybersecurity firm has uncovered strong proof of the tie between the group that hacked the Democratic National Committee and Russia’s military intelligence arm – the primary agency behind the …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016
New Hampshire Democrats weren’t accustomed to success or power when Ray Buckley was first elected to the Legislature in 1986.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 16, 2016
The executive director of the Idaho Democratic Party is the latest candidate seeking to be the leader of the Democratic National Committee.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016
Labor Secretary Tom Perez plans to officially announce his candidacy for the head of the Democratic National Committee on Thursday, according to Democrats familiar with his effort.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016
Howard Dean is taking himself out of the race to become chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says he won’t seek to become chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016
Rep. Keith Ellison is announcing his candidacy for chairman of the Democratic National Committee, joining a crowded bench of candidates trying to head the party.