Democratic National Committee News
Sanders Campaign Calls for Committee Leadership Changes at Convention
The Bernie Sanders campaign is calling to remove Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy and former Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank from leadership positions on Democratic committees at the national convention, arguing that their allegiance to Hillary Clinton will compromise their neutrality. In a letter to
DNC Holding Forums on Convention Platform Around Country
Seeking to defuse tensions, the Democratic National Committee said Friday it will hold public hearings around the country to develop the platform for its summer convention, a focal point for supporters of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Tease Details of Theoretical Debate
Sen. Bernie Sanders ’ debate challenge to Donald Trump is still a topic of discussion for both candidates, leading to speculation that it could actually happen. Trump agreed Wednesday to the one-on-one debate suggestion and hasn't backed down yet, but he has set some terms. He stipulated Thursday
The Note: California Dreamin’
NOTABLES --SANDERS SAYS ‘GAME ON’ TO DEBATE WITH TRUMP: With Hillary Clinton's big edge in the delegate math, rival Bernie Sanders is looking for a victory in California's June 7 primary. And although earlier this week, Clinton formally declined to debate Sanders ahead of the primary, another
Calls Continue for Debbie Wasserman-Schultz to Leave Post as DNC Head
Speculation reached a tipping point today over whether or not Debbie Wasserman-Schultz should step down from her post as the head of the Democratic party. The Bernie Sanders campaign has been warring with Wasserman-Schultz, the Democratic National Committee chair. Sanders campaign manager Jeff
Pelosi Defends Democratic Party Chief Criticized by Sanders
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi is defending the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, who's been under attack from presidential candidate Bernie Sanders
'After The View': May 24, 2016
The conversation continues as the co-hosts discuss who should be Vice President and answer audience questions.
The Note: Trump Takes to the Trail Out West
NOTABLES --AFTER A HIATUS FROM THE STUMP, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump hits the trail again this week, making several stops across the West Coast. He begins his trip in New Mexico, traveling next to California, North Dakota, Montana and ends in San Diego. Though he has no remaining
Sanders: Democratic Convention Could Be 'Messy'
Bernie Sanders says the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia could be 'messy' but in his view 'democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle.' Sanders spoke in an interview with The Associated Press.