Democratic National Committee

RNC Blows DNC Out of the Water on Fundraising Totals

The Democratic National Committee is still in debt, and another month of terrible fundraising isn’t helping them get out of it.<p>Just three months ago …

Conservative View

The DNC's fundraising is as bad as it looks, in 2 charts

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Another federal campaign finance deadline, another bad headline for the Democratic National Committee.<p>The Democratic National Committee's latest report marked its lowest fundraising total for the month of October in at least 15 years, as CNN's Eric Bradner reported on Tuesday.<p>But …

Elections

O'Malley: Democratic party 'regenerating itself, almost like after a bad forest fire'

According to former Maryland governor and 2016 presidential candidate Martin O’Malley, former President Obama, the Democratic National Committee, and …

Elections

Donna Brazile: Bill Clinton Should Hit the Campaign Trail for Democrats in 2018

Former interim Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile said Bill Clinton “paid a huge price” for the Monica Lewinsky scandal and that …

Hillary Clinton

Donna Brazile: 2016 'was not a legitimate election'

Former Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Donna Brazile on Tuesday called the 2016 presidential election illegitimate, and said it may have …

Elections

Donna Brazile discusses why she turned on Hillary Clinton

<b>DEVELOPING:</b> Former interim DNC Chair Donna Brazile joins “Varney & Co.” at 11:30 a.m. ET to discuss the 2016 presidential campaign, the current and future states of the Democratic Party and sexual harassment.

Elections

Al Franken allegations are a big money problem for Democrats

Sexual misconduct allegations against Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota could cost the Democrats a rising star who energized progressives and a rainmaker …

Al Franken

DNC's fundraising woes continue with worst October in 15 years

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Democratic National Committee's fundraising woes continued last month, when the party posted its lowest total for the month of October in at least 15 years.<p>The DNC raised $3.9 million in October -- far short of the $9.2 million raised during the month by the Republican …

U.S. Politics

Republicans Outraise Democrats Nearly 4-1 Following DNC Infighting

The Democratic National Committee’s fundraising nightmare continues. Last month, the party raised its lowest total for the month of October in 15 …

Bernie Sanders

Donna Brazile says Russians destroyed ‘critical’ DNC data

Donna Brazile said in an interview Tuesday that Russian hackers destroyed “critical data” when they breached the Democratic National Committee (DNC) …

Donna Brazile

RNC raises $113 million so far this year, while the DNC can't get out of debt

The Republican National Committee raised $9.2 million in the month of October and has brought in more than $113 million so far this year, far …

Elections

Stunner: DNC still stumbling after all these months

In any rational world, Democrats would be in the middle of a fundraising bonanza. Republicans have produced almost nothing from years of promises, …

Conservative View

The "Democrat (ic) Socialist Party" vs. the "Banana Republic (an) Party"

- Advertisement -<p>If the title of this article seems to you to be a little exaggerated, think again. It's hard to find more than a handful of …

Liberal View

Google to 'derank' Russia Today and Sputnik

<b>Google is to "derank" stories from Kremlin-owned publications Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik in response to allegations about election meddling by President Putin's government.</b><p>Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt said the search giant needed to deal with the spread of misinformation.<p>RT has been described …

Technology

DNC fundraising falls further behind RNC

The Democratic National Committee raised just $3.9 million in October, its second-worst fundraising quarter of the year, deepening the fundraising …

Elections

GOP fundraisers say Trump's tweets make big bucks

President Trump has long lauded his own tweeting habits as an important way to spread his views directly to the public. "When somebody says something …

Business

Sex and cynical politics

Political partisans on both sides have demonstrated recently that they believe accusations of sexual misconduct, but only when it's politically …

Elections

RNC sees another strong fundraising month as Democrats struggle

The Republican National Committee raised over $9 million in October, beating out its Democratic counterpart nearly three times over.<p>The party has …

Sean Spicer

Top Dems Say Russian Dossier 'True' — New Evidence Turns That Claim Upside Down

Officials from the FBI and the U.S. Department of Justice have told congressional investigators recently that the controversial “Steele dossier,” …

Adam Schiff

Gillibrand, Dems slam Trump’s ‘unconscionable’ decision on Haiti

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and other Democratic officials slammed President Trump’s decision to end temporary residence for nearly 60,000 Haitians …

News (U.S.)

Hunter captures record-breaking python in Everglades

South Florida<p>Braulio Valenzuela, 76, has been arrested over a dozen times since the 1990s. Among his convictions: burglary and child molestation. On …

Donna Brazile

Former DNC head 'absolutely' questions legitimacy of Trump's election

WASHINGTON — Donna Brazile, who led the Democratic National Committee during the most tumultuous days of the 2016 campaign, says that revelations about Russian meddling makes her "absolutely" question the legitimacy of Donald Trump's election.<p>But impeachment?<p>Not yet, she said in an interview with …

Elections

FBI Never Verified Trump Dossier, Still Went After Campaign

Officials from the FBI and Justice Department reportedly told congressional investigators they haven’t verified the allegations made in the infamous …

Conservative View

Elizabeth Warren is still trying to walk back her claim the primaries were rigged for Hillary Clinton

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., rarely, if ever, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill.<p>There may be a reason for this: On the few occasions she sits …

Bernie Sanders

Dems must confront bad news, create good news — and come up with the ‘Big Idea’

As the battle for the soul of the Democratic Party continues, recent Democratic victories in Miami-Dade County, New Jersey, and Virginia gave …

Opinion

Trump’s outrageous tweets are actually quite profitable

While much of our political discussions these days revolve around personality — and personal behavior — something less superficial is going on that …

Elections

Pence PAC Steers Funds to Dozens of GOP Candidates

WASHINGTON—Vice President Mike Pence will dip into his new political-action committee to help Republicans keep control of Congress and statehouses, contributing more than $200,000 to candidates in dozens of races across the country, his office said.<p>The money will go to 36 GOP candidates for U.S. …

Politics

Democrats split and fighting over key party reforms

The ideological fight for the soul and future direction of the Democratic Party is about to boil over. A commission created in the aftermath of …

Bernie Sanders

Dems call for states to get $400M election security upgrades

Two House Democrats are pressing their colleagues to allot $400 million for states to upgrade outdated voting equipment and secure their election …

Government

Opposite Roy Moore’s Mayhem Is A Normal, Boring Senate Campaign

Doug Jones is trying to run a typical Senate campaign in an entirely untypical environment.<p>In the circus previously known as the Alabama Senate race, Doug Jones has been relegated to a sideshow.<p>A victory by the Democrat, who entered the Alabama Senate race as a longshot, would be monumental: a coup …

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