House Democrats

Dems Turn Away From ‘Defund the Police’ and ‘Socialism’

Ocasio-Cortez says Republicans used slogans for 'rhetorical attacks'

After unexpected and significant losses on Election Day, House Democrats on Sunday distanced themselves from the "defund the police" movement and the label of "socialism," claiming that they were merely slogans or Republican smears.

Former Democrat, Mocked for Switching Parties, Wins as Republican in New Jersey

Defeats member of disgraced Kennedy dynasty

Rep. Jeff Van Drew (R., N.J.), a former Democrat, switched parties in January 2020 after opposing his party's effort to impeach President Donald Trump. He was widely mocked and derided by his former colleagues and other liberals at the time, and most experts predicted he would lose reelection in 2020. Van Drew won by 5 percentage points, defeating a member of the disgraced Kennedy dynasty.

CA Dem Terminated Worker Retirement Plans as Real Estate Exec

Rep. Harley Rouda now calls retirement benefits 'a crucial part of the American dream'

Rep. Harley Rouda (D., Calif.), who has championed workplace retirement plans as “a crucial part of the American dream,” terminated 401(k) benefits for employees of his investment company in 2015, documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon show.