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Democratic Campaign Workers Unionize, A First In Oregon

Campaign staff for state Rep. Teresa Alonso Leon (D-Woodburn) have formally unionized with the Campaign Workers Guild, making them the first campaign workers in Oregon to do so. Staffers on Sept. 28 presented Alonso Leon with a letter recognizing their union. She signed it on Oct. 10. ...

First 2020 Democratic Candidate Just Came Out of the Woodworks – And No, We’re Not Talking Hillary

Former West Virginia state senator and retired U.S. Army major Richard Ojeda has made things official. He plans to run for president as a Democrat in 2020, despite a highly-anticipated, overly-packed Democratic field of contenders. Ojeda made the decision after losing his congressional bid in WV-03 last Tuesday, The Intercept reported. Ojeda's plan is simple: to go back to the...

With More Votes Counted, Democrats Extend Their Gains Substantially : NPR

Democrats have been declared the winners in several House races since Election Day, increasing the total number of GOP seats that flipped. ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: As we're seeing in...

Democratic Gains in the House Could Climb to 38 Seats

As the final ballots are tallied in the still-uncalled races across the nation, Democrats have a net gain of 32 House seats and have a chance at picking up as many as 38, according to unofficial counts. The Associated Press has yet to call the winners in 10 closely watched House races, which are expected to split evenly...

14 Democrats Push Back on Raising Caucus Threshold for Speaker Race

A group of 14 Democrats who support Nancy Pelosi for speaker are pushing back on a proposal from some of their anti-Pelosi colleagues to raise the caucus threshold for nominating a speaker candidate. House Democratic Caucus rules make all of their elected leadership positions subject to a simple-majority vote. Then, under House rules, the speaker nominee chosen by the...

New Providence Democratic Party Awaits Certified Election Results on Friday

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Democratic party awaits the County's certification of this year's council race with the results coming down to counting provisional votes cast.  After all mail in ballots were counted, County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi confirmed Democratic candidate John Keane trails Republican candidate Matthew Cumiskey by 104 votes for the second New Providence Borough Council Seat.  Peter DeSarno received 2,945...

Hardin County Democrats to meet

KENTON — The Hardin County Democratic Party will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14 at Henry’s Restaurant, 995 N. Detroit St., Kenton.Items on the agenda will include a report on General Election and voter engagement activities, results from the Community BBQ in Mt. Victory, final plans for the Holiday Party at Henry’s and candidate reports.===HARDIN COUNTY DEMOCRATICCENTRAL...

Democrats Prefer Biden, Sanders Over Crowded Primary Field

Black Democrats were nearly twice as likely — 28 percent to 15 percent — to say Biden is their first choice, while Sanders held an 8-percentage-point advantage with the country’s youngest voters (29 percent versus 21 percent). While neither held a significant advantage with men, Biden led Sanders with women by 11 points, 28 percent to 17 percent....

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