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Tweet Richmond.comMany state Democratic leaders remained neutral in the party’s three-way nomination fight for lieutenant governor, but Fairfax received a warm reception from the party’s establishment Saturday night, taking the stage to Stevie Wonder’s “Signed, Sealed, …Was defeat of Sanders-backed candidate in Va. a loss for...

Tweet San Francisco ChronicleWhile Tuesday’s breathtakingly expensive congressional runoff election in the suburbs of Atlanta pits Democrat Jon Ossoff versus Republican Karen Handel, the real battle could be for the future of the Democratic Party. … Ralph Northam, who admitted … …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory...

Tweet News & ObserverUnless and until that changes in districts like this across the country, strategists say, it’s unlikely Trump will see significant backlash from lawmakers in his own party, no matter how rough the storyline or how intense the frustrations of those …Congressional Race Low-Key in Deeply Red South CarolinaU.S. News &...

Tweet Palm Beach PostThree Democrats running for governor — Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, businessman Chris King and former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham — shared the stage at a candidate forum Saturday in Hollywood. (George Bennett/The Palm Beach Post).Trump is chief foe of Democrats running for Florida governor — for nowMiami HeraldDemocrats Try to...

Tweet Palm Beach Post (blog)Gillum sought to position himself as the most progressive candidate and said Democrats can‘t excite the party’s base and win elections by being “Republican lite.” “Are you too progressive for a state like Florida?” Gillum asked rhetorically. “My answer …Trump is chief foe of Democrats running for...

Tweet Washington PostAnyone looking for real-time evidence could see it in the results of last week’s Republican gubernatorial primary in Virginia. …. The party could be pushed farther left on social and identity issues, given the attitudes of their young voters and … and more …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory News...

Tweet Daily KosBut gerrymandering foes will also need Democrats to win next year’s governor’s race to prevent a new conservative court majority from enabling future Republican gerrymandering. ○ North Carolina: The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday denied … While … and more …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory...

Tweet MyAJCThe Democrats need 24 seats to retake the U.S. House next year, and party leaders see places such as the 6th District and other suburban regions in California, Florida and New York as the most fertile ground. The metro Atlanta … And the theory goes …An inside look at Georgia’s upcoming special election – maybe the priciest...

Tweet Inland Valley Daily BulletinWhile Democrats hope that blue wave washes over Republican districts in Orange County, it’s not yet forecast to reach the Inland Empire, even though the traditionally Republican region has turned purple. “In a remote scenario, we’d have to be talking … and more …read more Source:: Democratic...

Tweet Redlands Daily FactsWhile Democrats hope that blue wave washes over Republican districts in Orange County, it’s not yet forecast to reach the Inland Empire, even though the traditionally Republican region has turned purple. “In a remote scenario, we’d have to be talking …The GOP’s Risky Calculation for 2018The AtlanticThe...

Tweet KUTV 2News“I hope we’re done with the mudslinging, because tomorrow is the day were going to have a new chair for the Utah Democratic Party,” said Corroon. “We can‘t win elections unless we can get along with each other.” Meantime, state Republicans have their … and more …read more Source:: Democratic...

Tweet Washington PostThe defeat of Tom Perriello, who ran as a populist with the backing of Bernie Sanders in Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary in Virginia, marked a loss for the progressive wing of the Democratic Party. But the results had more to do with timing and the … and more …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory News...

Tweet CNNElizabeth Warren criticized Senate Republican leadership today on “CBS This Morning” over its approach to health care, saying 13 men are behind closed doors working on a bill and “won’t let Democrats in the room to even see the bill. … The money line … …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory...

Tweet VoxA second impulse is to win over upscale suburban professionals, particularly in the 23 congressional districts where Hillary Clinton defeated Trump but where voters also sent a Republican to the House. In the first strategy, the narrative goes like … and more …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google News ...

Tweet Los Angeles TimesAs Democrats seek to win the hotly contested House race in this longtime GOP stronghold, one of their toughest and most urgent challenges has become energizing black voters who have gone lukewarm on the party nationally. Even in a race where … and more …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google...

Tweet PoliticoThe GOP is bracing for the prospect of a loss in Tuesday’s Georgia’s special election that could have far-reaching implications for President Donald Trump and his party’s fortunes in 2018. As grim confidential polling data circulates among GOP …In House race in Georgia, Democrats look for new path to powerReuters all...

Tweet Los Angeles TimesAfter the lawmakers on the Democratic and Republican rosters rose from their knees in prayer, fans and players quickly got caught up in the traditional rivalry at Nationals Park in Washington. Thousands of fans booed or cheered when their partisan … …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory News from Google...

Tweet Deseret NewsCox said general election ballots routinely offer voters more than just a choice between a Republican or a Democrat, resulting at times in candidates winning with less than a majority of the votes cast. “Whether you love it or hate it, I think … A … and more …read more Source:: Democratic Party Victory News...

Tweet CNNThe two have enjoyed a long-running ribbing over the game, which Republicans won last year to break a seven-year Democratic win streak. “I’ll miss the banter with him back and forth, but I’m sure there’s some substitutes over there I can go pick a …Bipartisan baseball: Dems best GOP, give trophy to wounded ScaliseChicago...

Tweet Common DreamsThis may be the most important question facing America, and the answer reveals what amounts to a silent coup, four decades in the making, in which a few rich families and corporations took over first the Republican Party, then the Democrats and the …Why Bernie Sanders is not the answer to every electionThe Week MagazineBernie’s...