The daughter of Rep. Maxine Waters (D., Calif.) will collect more than $200,000 from her mother’s campaign after its debts are paid off for leading a lucrative slate mailer operation, Federal Election Commission filings show.
Democrats took control of five state legislative chambers from Republicans as a result of Tuesday’s midterm elections, a modest shift compared to past midterms.
Democrats have had to rely on out-of-state money to prop up vulnerable Senate candidates.
A Democratic state senator from Missouri called Sen. Claire McCaskill (D., Mo.) a “piece of s**t” this week after McCaskill named her as an example of a “crazy Democrat.”
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who recently re-registered as a Democrat, added another $10 million to the Democratic Party’s efforts to take back the House and Senate.
A document that was deleted from the website of a progressive group shows Democratic congressional candidate Katie Porter, who is running in California’s competitive 45th district against Republican representative Mimi Walters, would immediately back a far-left agenda and legislation if elected to Congress, including creating a commission to study reparations for slavery.
One of Sen. Claire McCaskill’s (D., Mo.) final ads of the 2018 campaign sets her apart from “those crazy Democrats” in her party.
A Minnesota Democrat running for Congress on her business record says she had no knowledge of a company subsidiary that was implicated in a kickback scheme with the Saddam Hussein regime.