Democratic leadership is being pushed to formally commit the party to allow for neutral primaries.
Allegations by a congressional candidate that the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee put its thumb on the scale during a Colorado primary for its preferred candidate have reemerged after the Intercept published an audio recording of the conversation between the candidate and Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer on Thursday.
Democratic lawmakers and aides say Rep. Joe Crowley’s (D., N.Y.) maneuvers to become the Democrats’ next House leader are no secret, despite his maintained stance that he has no such intention.
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D., Md.) visited South Florida over the weekend to pressure first-time candidate Matt Haggman out of a Democratic primary in order to run in a neighboring district.
The Need to Impeach campaign, directed and funded by liberal billionaire Tom Steyer, has sent thousands of impeachment guides to independent and third-party candidates running in the 2018 midterm elections to inform them of what it sees to be President Donald Trump’s impeachable offenses.
Rep. Steny Hoyer (D., Md.) said on Monday that despite a short-lived government shutdown coming to an end, “the war” between Democrats and Republicans will continue.