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{{Infobox political party | name = Democratic Party | logo = | colorcode = #3333FF | chairperson = Tom Perez (MD) | leader1_title = Speaker of the House | leader1_name = Nancy Pelosi (CA) | leader3_title = Senate Minority Leader | leader3_name = Chuck Schumer (NY) | leader2_title = House Majority Leader | leader2_name = Steny Hoyer (MD) | founded = January 8, 1828 | predecessor = Democratic-Republican Party | headquarters = 430 South Capitol St. SE,
Washington, D.C., 20003 | student_wing = College Democrats of America
High School Democrats of America | youth_wing = Young Democrats of America | womens_wing = National Federation of Democratic Women | wing1_title = Overseas wing | wing1 = Democrats Abroad | membership_year = 2018 | membership = 44,780,772 | position = | ideology = Majority:
 • Modern liberalism
 • Social liberalism
Factions:
 • Centrism
 • Conservatism
 • Democratic socialism
 • Left-wing populism
 • Progressivism
 • Social democracy
| position = Centre-right-Right-wing (majority)

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Republican strategist Matt Gorman and Democratic strategist Isaac Wright joined CBSN to break down how Republicans and Democrats have been talking impeachment as..
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The last Democratic presidential nominee made an extraordinary accusation about one of the current candidates. Hillary Clinton suggested Russians are "grooming"..
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Former Vice President Joe Biden had a lot at stake in Tuesday night's Democratic presidential debate. CBS News campaign reporter LaCrai Mitchell spoke to CBSN's..
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The dispute pits the Trump administration against backers of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the brainchild of Democrat Elizabeth Warren.
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In an interview with former Obama campaign manager David Plouffe, Clinton also called Jill Stein a "Russian asset"
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Republican lawmakers will bring a motion to censure the Democratic chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, on Monday, a largely symbolic act..
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Elizabeth Warren has declined to acknowledge that middle-class taxes would need to go up to pay for a single-payer health care system. How would Democratic..
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The House has postponed testimony in the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, but fallout might be coming from the acting White House chief of staff’s on-again,..
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Mick Mulvaney held a briefing Thursday in which he acknowledged President Trump withheld nearly $400 million in military aid from Ukraine as he demanded Ukraine..
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Democrats say they are armed with new evidence in their impeachment inquiry – and this time it comes straight from the president's acting chief of staff and on..
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There's heavy criticism of the White House deal to stop Turkey's attacks on Kurdish forces in northern Syria. Also, the acting White House chief of staff admits..
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2018 midterms convinced Democrats that Texas is the next target, and now Republicans are beginning to respond
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President Trump hit his usual talking points at a Dallas rally on Thursday, although he zeroed in on religion and gun for the Texas crowd. He also criticized..
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President Trump spent Thursday in Texas. Gromer Jeffers, a political writer for the Dallas Morning News, joins "Red and Blue" to discuss the state Democrats say..
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U.S. President Donald Trump defended his Syria pullout at a campaign rally on Thursday and lashed out at "crazy Nancy" Pelosi and other Democrats who are trying..
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A new group is calling on 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to name their potential Supreme Court nominees. Christopher Kang, co-founder and chief counsel of..
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Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar announced she recieved $1.1 million in campaign donations in 24 hours after Tuesday's Democratic debate. Klobuchar is wasting no..
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday lashed out at a campaign rally at Democratic opponents like "crazy Nancy" Pelosi, speaker of the U.S. House of..
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U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry will step down by the end of the year, President Donald Trump said on Thursday, a day before a deadline set by congressional..
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The online fundraising platform ActBlue received more contributions in the third quarter than at any other time in history, and not just for presidential..
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U.S. President Donald Trump will host next year's Group of Seven economic summit of developed nations' leaders at his Florida golf resort, a move Democrats and..
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U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Thursday called an agreement between the United States and Turkey on a pause in..
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Undercutting President Trump’s denial of a quid pro quo, the acting White House chief of staff told reporters that military aid was held back in part to prod..
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Republican and Democratic U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday they would keep up their push for tougher sanctions on Turkey over its offensive in Syria despite the..
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New York Democrat Carolyn Maloney takes over as chair of the House Oversight and Reform Committee and will play a key role in the impeachment inquiry.
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Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Chris Van Hollen will move "full steam ahead" with their plans to impose stiff sanctions on Turkey,..
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A meeting on Turkey and Syria resulted in Democrats walking out after they claimed the president was “demeaning” toward Pelosi, and had a..
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President Donald Trump's acting chief of staff on Thursday acknowledged that Trump held up $391 million in military aid to Ukraine in part to make the money..
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Republican and Democratic U.S. lawmakers called for more sanctions on Turkey on Thursday over its offensive in Syria, saying they hoped to push Turkish President..
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Donald Trump's acting chief of staff said Thursday that aid to Ukraine was withheld because of the president's desire for Kiev to probe U.S. politics.
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U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings, a civil rights champion who over the last quarter century became one of the most influential Democrats in Congress and a key..
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The late Democratic congressman talked to 60 Minutes in January about the lifetime of lessons he learned that shaped his perspective
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Democratic and Republican leaders in Washington expressed their condolences following the death of Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland. He died early Thursday at..
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Democratic California Congresswoman Jackie Speier served alongside Chairman Elijah Cummings on the House Oversight Committee. She spoke to CBSN about the life..
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Republicans and Democrats are giving two different accounts of how a White House meeting on Syria derailed from policy discussions to personal attacks. It came..
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Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become the powerful chairman of one of the U.S. House commitees leading an impeachment inquiry..
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"In the House, Elijah was our North Star," Pelosi said in a statement mourning her Democratic colleague
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U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings, one of the most influential Democrats in Congress and a key figure in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald..
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Elijah Cummings, a longtime Democratic congressman, died early Thursday at the age of 68. Nancy Cordes reports on the bipartisan outpouring of condolences.
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The first face-to-face meeting between President Trump and top Democrats since the impeachment inquiry began did not go smoothly. The Democrats walked out..
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Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings, a powerful voice among Democrats and chairman of the House Oversight Committee, died early Thursday at a hospital in Baltimore...
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As chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, Cummings led multiple investigations of the president's governmental dealings.
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Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings, the Democratic chairman of the U.S. House Oversight and Reform Committee, has died aged 68, his office said on Thursday.
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Elizabeth Warren has jumped to the front of the race to take on Donald Trump in 2020 by promising far-reaching domestic reforms that highlight the Democratic..
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U.S. Democrat Congressman Elijah Cummings has died aged 68, his office confirmed on Twitter early Thursday.
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U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland will testify on Thursday before the congressional committees leading an impeachment inquiry of President..
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For long-shot moderates trying to compete for the Democratic presidential nomination, this week’s debate in Ohio marked a significant shift in strategy.
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Disputes over Trump's personal, professional and political dealings are headed toward the high court just as the 2020 election season is heating up.
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Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings, 68, a Democrat and Chair of the House Oversight and Reform Committee, has died - CNN and other media reported early..
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While Trump's policies remain popular in Republican-leaning Texas, Democrats say the president's actions are helping them build a base of their own.
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Julián Castro has a tough road to the White House. But the Latino candidate dared to dream, and that's still inspirational.
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In her fight against corporate America, Warren is turning off a key group of voters who want to oust Donald Trump: the liberal women who work there.
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President Donald Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine into investigating a top rival in the 2020 U.S. presidential election prompted Speaker Nancy Pelosi and..
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Former Vice President Joe Biden is on the offensive after several early primary state and national polls show him trailing behind Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth..
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Democratic strategist Michael Starr Hopkins and Republican strategist Joseph Pinion joined "Red & Blue" to break down the fourth Democratic presidential primary..
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The top 2020 Democratic presidential contenders were asked at Tuesday's debate about expanding the Supreme Court, in a concept commonly referred to as "court..
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After vowing not to cooperate with a “kangaroo court,” the president has largely failed to prevent current and former administration members from spending..
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It was Senator Elizabeth Warren and not Joe Biden, who got most of the attention at the latest Democratic debate. Biden now trails Warren in early primary states..
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Democratic lawmakers leading an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump have heard days of testimony from a parade of senior government officials. But..
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President Trump faced condemnation from both Democrats and Republicans for essentially greenlighting a Turkish assault on a key U.S. ally in the fight against..
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U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Democratic leaders cut short a meeting with Republican President Donald Trump after he had a "meltdown" over a House of..
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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren found herself the favored target of her White House rivals during Tuesday's presidential debate, with moderate Democrats repeatedly..
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Tuesday's Democratic debate was the first since Democrats launched an impeachment inquiry, and the topic came up frequently throughout the night. Sean Sullivan,..
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House Republicans say Speaker Nancy Pelosi's actions were "unbecoming," after walking out of a White House briefing with President Donald Trump on Turkey...
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