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VoxLast week, Democrat Jon Ossoff stunned many observers by winning 48 percent in an all-party “jungle” primary; in June, he will face Republican Karen Handel in a runoff. The Georgia Sixth has a long Republican history; Newt Gingrich represented it when … and more …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google News ...

New York TimesDemocratic leaders threatened to withhold votes from a stopgap spending measure to keep the government open past Friday if Republicans insisted on trying to jam the health care bill through the House on Friday or Saturday, which is Mr. Trump’s 100th …GOP shuts out doctors, experts, Democrats — pretty much everybody — as they work on...

Roll CallFormer President Barack Obama’s influence could unite a Democratic Party that showed togetherness after President Donald Trump’s win but is already breaking apart on issues such as abortion rights, Mary C. Curtis writes. (Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call).Can Democrats torpedo Trump presidency in 2018 elections?BBC News all 42 news articles ...

The CT MirrorJoshua M. Hall, a teachers’ union official and former treasurer of the state Democratic Party, won a special election in Hartford for the state House of Representatives on the Working Families Party ballot line Tuesday night, defeating two other …Working Families Party Wins Hartford Seat; GOP Holds Onto One In WatertownCT News JunkieWorking...

Conservative ReviewWith full control of the White House and Congress, and with what is considered a “must-pass” spending bill coming up for a vote this week, Republicans are in the perfect position to leverage the Democratic party into passing funding for major pieces of …This new poll shows Trump may be making Obamacare more popular, not lessWashington...

Texas Monthly (blog)Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton triumphed over Republican Donald Trump last year in three Texas congressional districts that, on the same ballot, reelected their respective GOP congressmen. Clinton’s party … Culberson outpaced Clinton … and more …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory News from...

U.S. News & World ReportExploiting an opening before Republican lawmakers were expected to begin shrinking the Court of Appeals, Gov. Roy Cooper replaced the departing judge with a Democrat who could ease frayed relations with gay supporters still angry over a lack of …Cooper’s judicial pick marks small win in war with GOPAsheville Citizen-Times all...

NewsweekRepublicans, Democrats and outside experts agree that there’s little political logic to the Trump White House’s threat to shut down the government this week because it insists funding for a border wall be included in the budget. … As the party in …Showdown looms as Trump demands funding for wall on US-Mexico borderWashington PostShowdown...

Washington ExaminerWhile Trump managed to win in November despite low poll numbers, House Republicans in 2018 may not be as lucky. More than a year and a half … A race to fill the Georgia seat left vacant by Republican Tom Price when he took over as Health and Human …Understanding the GOP’s health care failure — and the deeper existential crisis...

Chicago TribunePresident Donald Trump and White House officials pressed congressional Republicans on Sunday to use the looming threat of a government shutdown to win funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, a top priority for the administration as it nears …Showdown looms as Trump demands funding for wall on US-Mexico borderWashington PostTrump and...

Charleston Post CourierPope, who said he agrees with most of the Freedom Caucus’ positions, however, said Republicans can‘t let party infighting stop them from repealing President Barack Obama’s key health care initiative. Others say the debate over how to repeal and replace … and more …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory...

WVXUOne thing is fairly certain: Both the Ohio Republican Party and the Ohio Democratic Party are likely to have primary contests in the race to replace Republican incumbent John Kasich, who can‘t run for re-election because of Ohio’s term limits law … …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google News ...

Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Forty-eight hours after Jon Ossoff pulled 48 percent of the vote in a GOP stronghold, the Democratic state party apparatus held its annual fundraiser at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Atlanta. Republicans have claimed that Ossoff has given it his best …Why Democrats don’t have to change anything to win back power in...

Washington Examiner2018 looms large, and it would be very surprising to see the next Democratic presidential candidate cede much in their platform to either the Sanders wing or the centrist wing of the Democratic Party. Democrats will likely be able to win back power …The Democrats‘ Existential Crisis Won’t Resolve ItselfNew Republic5 Political...

RealClearPoliticsAnd in the coming months, South Carolina, Virginia, New Jersey, Georgia and Montana will fill major positions — either by sending new members to Congress or new governors to state capitals. But there … Her ideology changed over time, but her stances … and more …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google...

CNNOssoff received 48.1% of the vote, shy of the 50% he needed to win outright. He and the other top vote-getter — Republican candidate Karen Handel, who received 19.8% — will now face off in a runoff election in June, a likely uphill climb for …Republicans avoid big loss by forcing runoff in Ga. House raceWashington PostJon Ossoff, a Democrat,...

Washington ExaminerIf they can‘t win with this model now in an open seat, with all they’ve invested, does it portend more failures for the Democratic Party in 2018?” Once the primary is over, the Republican vote will no longer be fractured and the party will have the …Democrats Hope This 30-Year-Old Can Win A Republican House Seat In GeorgiaBuzzFeed...

NJ.comThese indeed have been a series of wins for the nation and we, the people. If there were to be icing on the cake, it would be a huge loss by … It seems to me that Democrat Party leadership has already made up its mind for one candidate, but the … …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google News ...

SalonIn the 2018 gubernatorial elections, numerous Republican governors across the country who have squashed the Medicaid expansion are being termed out, and a progressive challenger could turn Medicaid expansion into a winning issue. … Political … and more …read more From:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google News ...

The Providence JournalWASHINGTON — Liberal activists are unleashing their fury on the Democratic Party establishment for failing to recognize that rampant disgust with President Donald Trump is now fueling an enthusiasm among voters that could turn even Republican …Democrats‘ post-election playbook: Stay big in CaliforniaFox NewsAnti-Trump energy...