Senate Democrats on Thursday may be reflecting on the phrase “what goes around, comes around” after their Republican colleagues went nuclear with Senate filibuster rules.
Former Democratic Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) used one of his last days in office to encourage Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) to run for office in 2020.
Former Senate minority leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) used campaign funds to pay a former staffer $7,000 to paint a portrait that is displayed in the U.S. Capitol.
The four sons of a Saudi Arabian billionaire—including one who was recently convicted for assaulting his wife—have all contributed thousands to Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.), who is one of the frontrunners to become the new chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
Liberal activists and Washington, D.C. political insiders are coming together to pressure Senate Democrats to add more diversity to their senior staff positions dominated by white males, accusing the Democratic Party of “soft bigotry.”