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A Koch Brothers Group Is Targeting These Democratic Senators for Voting Against Tax Reform

The political arm of the network helmed by conservative and libertarian mega donors Charles and David Koch is investing millions in an ad buy targeting two Democratic Senators up for reelection this year in states President Trump won by a landslide for failing to support the tax reform bill. The group, Americans for Prosperity, is(…)

Trump says Democratic intelligence memo is ‘very political’ and needs redaction – CNN

CNN Trump says Democratic intelligence memo is 'very political' and needs redactionCNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted a brief explanation for why he rejected the request to declassify a Democratic memo from the House Intelligence Committee. Trump called the memo "very political and long" and said he "told …Trump blocks release of Democratic(…)

Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Monica Lewinsky Affair, Democratic Senator Says

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a New York Democrat, said on Thursday that she believes President Bill Clinton should have stepped down from the presidency when it was learned he had had an extramarital affair with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. “Yes, I think that is the appropriate response,” Gillibrand, who holds the Senate seat previously occupied(…)

Democratic Women Wore White to President Donald Trump’s Congress Address: Find Out Why

A group of Democratic women made their voices heard — without saying a word — during President Donald Trump's first joint address to Congress in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, February 28. According to CNN, many of the 66 female Democratic representatives and delegates wore white to show support for Planned Parenthood, reproductive rights, equal pay,(…)

Tom Perez elected as first Latino leader of Democratic Party – Washington Post

Washington Post Tom Perez elected as first Latino leader of Democratic PartyWashington PostATLANTA — Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez was elected as the first Latino chair of the Democratic National Committee on Saturday, defeating Rep. Keith Ellison at a contentious party meeting in Atlanta. “With hard work and a hell of a lot of …Democrats(…)

Democrats, celebrities and Republicans defend Democratic Rep. Lewis after Trump’s tweets – Fox News

Fox News Democrats, celebrities and Republicans defend Democratic Rep. Lewis after Trump's tweetsFox NewsA growing number of Democrats, Hollywood celebrities and some Republicans came to the defense of civil rights leader Rep. John Lewis amid fallout from Donald Trump's comments earlier on Saturday. Trump said that Lewis, who has argued the …POLITICO's must-read briefing on what's(…)

North Carolina Republicans Just Took Unprecedented Steps to Curb the New Democratic Governor’s Power

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed an unprecedented law passed by a last-minute session of the Republican legislature Friday that would radically curb the power of the incoming Democratic governor, despite widespread protests and a vow to challenge the measure in court. The legislature voted along party lines to pass a bill that would give(…)

Democratic insiders near-certain of Clinton win – Politico

Politico Democratic insiders near-certain of Clinton winPoliticoSwing-state Democrats are supremely confident of Hillary Clinton's chances Tuesday, while Republicans are considerably less optimistic about Donald Trump's odds of winning. That's according to the final pre-election survey of The POLITICO Caucus: a …Clinton, Trump make final pitchesCNNHow to Find Your Polling PlaceNBCNews.com7 Scenarios For How Election Night Might(…)