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Democrats eye US Senate seat in Republican-led Mississippi

By Emily Wagster Pettus and Thomas Beaumont | AP November 13 at 8:31 PM JACKSON, Miss. — National Democrats are focusing on Mississippi’s U.S. Senate runoff, a year after winning a longshot contest in another Deep South state dominated by Republicans. Democrat Doug Jones defeated Roy Moore in Alabama last...

Common Cause, NC Democratic Party file gerrymandering lawsuit against General Assembly

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Common Cause and the North Carolina Democratic Party have filed a new lawsuit against the North Carolina General Assembly. They claim Republicans who who hold the majority in the legislature are manipulating legislative district maps. "One way to think of gerrymandering is elected officials picking who...

State Rep.-elect Nika Elugar: ‘The Democratic Party is straight-up racist’

Some of the newly-elected Democratic women in Massachusetts say they had to work against their own party to secure their wins. State Reps.-elect Nika Elugardo and Liz Miranda and Suffolk County District Attorney-elect Rachael Rollins, speaking on a panel on WGBH’s “Basic Black” last Friday, detailed how the party highlighted white candidates in its literature and boosted their primary...

Democrats could pick Campbell’s replacement on Thursday

Henderson Henderson LUMBERTON — There is conflicting information concerning who will be eligible to vote Thursday on the person to fill the Robeson County Board of Commissioners District 2 seat left vacant by the death of Berlester Campbell. Ed Henderson, county Democratic Party chairman and Red Springs mayor, announced Tuesday the selection meeting will take place at 7 p.m....

Bloomberg charts aggressive timeline on 2020 bid

Having spent a fortune to help elect Democrats this fall, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared his lifetime allegiance to the Democratic Party on Tuesday and outlined an aggressive timeline for deciding whether to run for president. Bloomberg registered as a Democrat in October."I think January, February would be about as late as you can do...

The Trailer: How protesters will shape the Democrats’ next election

In this edition: The muscular new left, a conversation with Richard Ojeda, and Ohio falling off the 2020 map. I think the Orange County elections website is getting tired of me refreshing it, and this is The Trailer. Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez arrives for orientation for new members of Congress on Tuesday. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) A vision...

Georgia governors race: State Republicans file countersuit to block counting of what it calls ‘illegal votes’

The Georgia Republican Party has filed a countersuit against the Democratic Party of Georgia, in opposition to the temporary restraining order which allows the extension of the certification period and the acceptance of absentee...

NC Dems, Common Cause file suit claiming district gerrymandering

Associated Press Published 5:08 p.m. ET Nov. 13, 2018 In this Tuesday, May 8, 2018, file photo, voters leave a polling place in Charlotte, N.C. On Nov. 13, Common Cause North Carolina, the state Democratic Party and more than 20...

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Democrats eye US Senate seat in Republican-led Mississippi

By Emily Wagster Pettus and Thomas Beaumont | AP November 13 at 8:31 PM JACKSON,...

Common Cause, NC Democratic Party file gerrymandering lawsuit against General Assembly

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Common Cause and the North Carolina Democratic Party have filed...

State Rep.-elect Nika Elugar: ‘The Democratic Party is straight-up racist’

Some of the newly-elected Democratic women in Massachusetts say they had to work against their own party to secure their wins. State Reps.-elect Nika...

Democrats could pick Campbell’s replacement on Thursday

Henderson Henderson LUMBERTON — There is conflicting information concerning who will be eligible to vote Thursday on the person to fill the Robeson...

Bloomberg charts aggressive timeline on 2020 bid

Having spent a fortune to help elect Democrats this fall, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared his lifetime allegiance to the...

The Trailer: How protesters will shape the Democrats’ next election

In this edition: The muscular new left, a conversation with Richard Ojeda, and Ohio falling off the 2020 map. I think the Orange...

NC Dems, Common Cause file suit claiming district gerrymandering

Associated Press Published 5:08 p.m. ET Nov. 13, 2018 ...