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O'Malley: Democratic party 'regenerating itself, almost like after a bad forest fire'
According to former Maryland governor and 2016 presidential candidate Martin O’Malley, former President Obama, the Democratic National Committee , and the Clintons bear responsibility for miscalculations that weakened the Democratic party in recent elections. “What is happening now is the party is
Harry Reid Backs Rep. Keith Ellison for DNC Chair, Cites Need for 'New Thinking'
Democratic Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid has joined some other party leaders in throwing his support behind Rep. Keith Ellison to become the new chair of the Democratic National Committee, saying the Minnesota congressman would bring "new thinking and a fresh start." "My friend Keith Ellison is
Top Democrats Line up Behind Progressive Keith Ellison for Party Chair
New York Sen. Chuck Schumer, slated to take over soon as the Senate's Democratic leader, is backing progressive Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison to be the new chair of the Democratic National Committee, according to Schumer’s staff. Schumer and Ellison “spoke yesterday," Schumer spokesperson
Key Moments of the 2016 Election
As this historic and wildly unpredictable election comes to a close on Election Day, it may be hard to remember how America got here. It began with five candidates hoping to be the Democratic nominee -- Hillary Clinton , Bernie Sanders , Martin O’Malley, Lincoln Chafee and Jim Webb . And on the
What We Learned From the Purported John Podesta Emails From WikiLeaks
The anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks has dumped thousands of emails this week that it claims came directly from the inbox of Hillary Clinton’s campaign Chairman John Podesta. So far, the Clinton campaign has neither confirmed nor denied the authenticity of the emails. Podesta told reporters Tuesday
Trump Brags About Groping Women in Vulgar Remarks Caught on Tape, Chalks It Up to 'Locker Room Banter'
Donald Trump -- who has frequently drawn fire for his remarks about women -- was caught on tape having a foul-mouthed exchange with a television host reportedly in 2005 that his campaign dismissed as "locker room banter." Trump's Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton , immediately seized on recorded
Democratic National Convention 2016: Everything You Need to Know
The Republican National Convention wrapped up this week, and now it is the Democrats’ turn in the spotlight. Democrats from all over the country will gather at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center, the arena home of the 76ers and the Flyers, from Monday, July 25, through Thursday for the Democratic
Meet the Other Woman Running for President
Hillary Clinton 's presidential run is being lauded as historic as she likely will become the first female Democratic nominee, but she isn't the only woman vying for the job this year. Dr. Jill Stein is the Green Party candidate for president, and this year marks the second time she's bidding for a
The Note: Democrats Brace for Debate Battle in Brooklyn
NOTABLES --5 THINGS TO WATCH AT TONIGHT'S DEMOCRATIC DEBATE IN BROOKLYN: If you can make it here, you can make it anywhere -- or so they say. And now, after competing press releases and months of negotiations, the two Democratic presidential candidates have their chance to show which one of them is