Democrats

Georgia Dem Used N-Word in Blog Posts

A Democratic state house candidate in Georgia used the n-word in a blog post and claimed that black men are more likely than white men to commit crimes, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Thursday. 

Illinois Dem Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud

Terry Link is third Dem state senator accused of federal crimes in last year

Illinois Democratic lawmaker Terry Link pleaded guilty to tax fraud on Wednesday, marking the third Democratic state senator to be accused of federal crimes in just over a year, the Chicago Sun-Times reported.

On C-SPAN, Dems Defect to Trump

Self-described Democrats flooded the C-SPAN phone lines this week during the Republican National Convention to say they were switching their vote to Donald Trump.

Support for Protests Dropped in Wisconsin Even Before Kenosha Riots

New poll highlights Dems' risk of losing state in 2020

Protests Continue After Kenosha, WI Police Shooting Of Jacob BlakeSupport for anti-police protests and the Black Lives Matter movement dropped precipitously among Wisconsin residents between mid-June and early August, a new poll finds, offering electoral alarm bells for Democrats who have defended or downplayed rioting and violence associated with them.