A Democratic National Committee plan to pool the party’s voter data into one large database for the 2020 election is being met with fierce opposition by state parties and outside groups.
Former President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that identity politics originated with the Founding Fathers and charged that the United States suffered from “great smugness” after the Cold War.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) said he did not believe there would be a “great blue wave” on Election Day, apparently trying to tamp down expectations for the Democratic Party.
South Carolina Democrats are expressing displeasure about an upcoming visit by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) amid fears the self-described socialist’s message will prove too extreme and off-putting in the ruby red state.
Disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D., N.Y.), who is serving a 21-month prison sentence for sending sexually explicit messages to an underage girl, will be released from federal detention early because of good behavior, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons.