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Democratic Party (United States)

Major political party in the United States

The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with its main, historic rival, the Republican Party. Tracing its heritage back to Thomas Jefferson and James Madison's Democratic-Republican Party, the modern-day Democratic Party was founded around 1828 by supporters of Andrew Jackson, making it the world's oldest active political party.

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Declaring "America is back," President-elect Joe Biden introduces selections for his national security team, relying on foreign policy and national security..
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Gov. Tom Wolf signed a Certificate of Ascertainment for the Democratic slate of electors. It was submitted to the Archivist of the United States.
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Republicans up and down the ballot tried to link Democrats to lawlessness, but lawmakers in both parties are keeping criminal justice reform on the table.
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Democrats and Republicans in Congress have been at a stalemate for months over a new stimulus package.
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Democrats agree that Ms. Abrams’ political vision helped deliver Georgia to Joe Biden. In an interview with The New York Times, she lays out why 2020 was the..
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Michigan has certified its election results, officially declaring President-elect Joe Biden as the winner of the state. One Republican canvasser joined two..
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Democrats once thought a diversifying electorate gave them an advantage long-term over Republicans. But the 2020 election has raised doubts.
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Suburban women who played a huge role in Joe Biden’s victory are not convinced that they need a white man to win their governor’s race next year.
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Democrats can challenge the populist GOP for working-class votes, but they have to focus on what unites us, rather than identities that divide us.
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Michigan election officials certify Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state (Nov. 23)
 
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Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state, another setback for President Donald Trump. (Nov...
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A Republican member of Michigan's state canvassing board broke with his GOP colleague, joining two Democrats in voting to certify election results.
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Georgia flipped blue for Joe Biden, but in its all-important and costly Senate runoff elections, the Republicans are in full attack mode while the Democrats..
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In a break with President Trump, some Georgia Republicans are now shifting their messaging with regard to mail-in ballots. Meanwhile, Democrats in the state are..
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Kayleigh McEnany's statements mischaracterized what followed the 2016 election and his victory over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.
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Many expected that liberal young Hispanic voters would propel a Democratic wave. But Miami, a city where Hispanics hold the levers of power, confounded..
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An expanding coalition of Native Americans, liberal activists and Democrats in Congress are demanding an American Indian Interior secretary, and they want Deb..
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Giuliani added: "Somehow the Democrat party was hijacked by Clinton and since then it's gone more corrupt."
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US President-elect Joe Biden held his first in-person meeting with top Democrats Friday, his firt with them since winning the election. (Nov. 20)
 
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President-elect Joe Biden met Friday with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, to discuss COVID-19, federal spending
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Abrams has a family history that binds her to the voting rights cause. She gets the importance of mechanics and connecting daily life to public policy.
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Michigan Congressman Andy Levin is being floated as a possibility for the position of Labor Secretary in the Biden administration. He joins CBSN to discuss that,..
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Republicans, who tend to downplay the virus and see it as inevitable, and Democrats, who see it as a controllable threat, live in different realities.
 
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President-elect Joe Biden is set to speak with a group of Democratic and Republican governors Thursday in a virtual meeting to discuss the coronavirus pandemic...
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As the candidates in Georgia's two Senate races campaign for their January 5th runoffs, Democrat Jon Ossoff is calling out his opponent, Republican incumbent..
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President Donald Trump's campaign has paid $3 million for a recount of two heavily Democratic Wisconsin counties, claiming irregularities. No evidence of..
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff is criticizing President Trump's decision to fire the director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security..
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The campaign is requesting recounts in Milwaukee and Dane Counties, both heavily Democratic.
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Democrats are slamming President Trump for his decision to fire the nation's top election security official, Christopher Krebs. Congressman Bennie Thompson..
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A meal at the French Laundry? A junket to Maui? California’s Democratic leaders have put strict measures in place. If only they would follow them.
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Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi appears poised for a fourth term as Speaker of the House after her Democratic colleagues re-nominated her to the position. This comes..
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After Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown called on his colleague, Republican Senator Dan Sullivan, to wear a mask while sitting in the presiding officer's chair on..
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President Trump fired his administration's top election security official, Christopher Krebs, who headed the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency...
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The Trump campaign is requesting a recount in two heavily Democratic counties in Wisconsin as the president continues to push unfounded claims of voter fraud...
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More than a week after President-elect Joe Biden was projected to win the 2020 election, Democratic lawmakers are still pushing the federal government to provide..
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Having raised over $40 million this election cycle, the California Democrat is weighing his next moves, including the possibility of a Biden administration post,..
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G.O.P. members of the elections board in Wayne County, which includes Detroit and is heavily Democratic, reversed their decision to hold up approval of Joe..
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Rudy Giuliani, President Trump's personal attorney, returned to federal court Tuesday after a long hiatus to accuse Democrats of hatching a nationwide conspiracy..
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The veteran Democratic strategist, who was the chief strategist during the 2020 campaign, will be the defender of the Biden brand.
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With President Trump blocking President-elect Joe Biden from intelligence briefings, Mr. Biden got his own on Tuesday from former officials who served in..
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Candidates make last-minute campaign push; Democrats look to keep control of house.
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Pres. Trump accuses Dems of stealing election; Trump campaign loses two election lawsuits
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Rep. Kevin McCarthy easily won reelection as House Republican leader Tuesday, a stunning turnaround as the entire GOP leadership team was rewarded by their..
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Senate Democrats are pushing for a generous COVID relief package, while also slamming President Donald Trump for throwing up obstacles during the transition, and..
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The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments December 2.
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Republicans accused Facebook and Twitter of meddling in the election to harm Trump. Democrats criticized the spread of misinformation and hate speech.
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The $180 million Senate contest, a political scientist said, “was like being a local in Woodstock in 1969: When it first started, it was exciting and fun, but..
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