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Democratic National Committee

RNC Bests DNC In August Fundraising

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican National Committee again outraised its Democratic rival last month and is sitting on a $3 million lead, according t...

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Democrats Don't Represent Women Like Us, Immigrant Advocates Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Immigration reform advocates held a rally Friday outside a major women's event in Washington to accuse the president and other Democrats...

Biden: Young Men Need To Stand Against Violence

AP | By KEN THOMAS | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Friday the nation needs to bring young men into the struggle against domestic violence by encouragin...

Obama Lends Voice To DNC's First Ads Of 2014

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is lending his voice to national radio ads by the Democratic National Committee, seeking to motivate Africa...

Democrats Raised Almost $9 Million In June

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 09.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee narrowly outraised its Republican rival last month and cut its debt to just $3 million, down fro...

Dem Leader Under Fire From Medical Marijuana Supporters

Reuters | Posted 08.10.2014 | Politics

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Fla., June 10 (Reuters) - Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the Florida congresswoman who heads the U.S. Democratic...

Brooklyn and the 2016 Democratic National Convention

Henry Miller | Posted 08.09.2014 | New York
Henry Miller

By offering Barclays Center as the principal venue, Mayor de Blasio made a bold political statement - both to his Brooklyn base and to the Democratic Party.

Good News For The DNC

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee raised $8.9 million last month and cut its debt to a new low this election cycle, according to a...

Democrats Inch Closer To Ironing Out Their 2016 Voting Calendar

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee's rulemaking body is recommending a 2016 presidential voting schedule that begins with the Iowa ...

Democrats Are Eyeing These Cities For Their 2016 Convention

AP | By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 06.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's hometown and Hillary Rodham Clinton's home base as a senator are among the 15 cities the Democratic Natio...

2016 Bid For Dem Convention Starts To Take Shape

Philadelphia Daily News | Chris Brennan | Posted 05.23.2014 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA'S political, business and labor leaders gathered behind closed doors yesterday to prepare for a bid to host the 2016 Democratic National ...

DNC Narrows RNC Savings Lead, Still Laden In Debt

AP | Posted 03.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic National Committee narrowed the savings gap with its Republican counterpart in February but is still carrying $15 m...

Obama, Hillary Clinton Circles Overlap

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and KEN THOMAS | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is bolstering his party's campaign coffers, joining an ally of former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Cli...

Obama Gears Up For Midterm Elections With Dem Fundraisers

AP | By JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has committed to holding more than 18 fundraisers to help Democrats this year, putting the full force of hi...

New Jersey Dem Says He's Seen No Evidence Christie Knew Of Traffic Scheme

Reuters | Posted 04.04.2014 | Politics

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, Feb 2 (Reuters) - A New Jersey Democrat leading a probe of a bridge traffic scandal that has engulfed ...

Paul Blumenthal

How Much More Did Democrats Raise Than Republicans Last Year?

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The three major Democratic Party committees raised $16 million more than their Republican Party counterparts in 2013. The Democratic ...

Obama Brings Back White House Political Office

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is bringing back an internal White House political office to help boost congressional Democrats as the midt...

Obamacare To Be Hot Topic As Midterm Elections Near

Sun Sentinel | Anthony Man | Posted 03.15.2014 | Politics

Joshua Benson, 27, is a Delray Beach supermarket cashier. Martin West, 46, of Davie, owns a human resources and staffing company with his wife. Stacy ...

Democratic And Republican Party Chairs Face Off In Obamacare Debate

Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

The chairs of the Democratic Party and Republican Party duked it out over President Barack Obama's signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act, dur...

Paul Blumenthal

Democrats Beat Republicans In Fundraising For Second Straight Month

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Democratic National Committee beat the Republican National Committee in October fundraising, the second consecutive Democratic month...

Jon Ward

True Believers Seek To Bottle Obama Campaign Magic

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 11.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One year after electing President Barack Obama to a second term, key former campaign aides have created their own private sector compani...

Democratic Fundraising Committee Trounces Conservative Counterpart

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

September fundraising filings by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and the National Republican Congressional Committee marked several mi...

Jon Ward

What Shutdown? RNC Says 2014 Will Be GOP's Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- A few hundred feet away from the Republican National Committee headquarters on Tuesday, House Republicans were in total disarray as th...

Parties Race To Use Shutdown For 2014 Leverage

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN and KEN THOMAS | Posted 10.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats have wasted little time trying to use the first federal government shutdown in a generatio...

Dems Raise A Lot Of Money Off The Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee had its best fundraising day since the 2012 election on Monday as the government hurtled toward a shutdown pushed by...