The progressive wing of the Democratic coalition won a small victory on Friday when the Democratic National Committee voted down a resolution demanding Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) join the party.
Tensions between the Democratic Party’s establishment and its left-wing base continue to emerge, and some members worry about a purge of supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.).
Several longtime officials at the Democratic National Committee have lost their positions ahead of their first meeting since Tom Perez took over as chairman.
The Democratic National Committee’s already dire financial standing worsened during the month of August, according to its Wednesday night filing to the FEC.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Tuesday said that she will not back Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I., Vt.) “Medicare for All” legislation.