May 04, 2021 Travel News

Charlie Crist, a Democrat from Florida, will run against DeSantis for governor.

MIAMI - Representative Charlie Crist, Democrat from Florida, entered the gubernatorial race on Tuesday, becoming the first challenger to Ron DeSantis, a Republican who raised his profile during the pandemic and is now one of the most successful governors. known…

May 04, 2021 Travel News

Georgia Democrat Bee Nguyen enters race for Secretary of State

ATLANTA - Next year's election of Secretary of State in Georgia was already shaping up to be a tense and dramatic fight: Outgoing President Brad Raffensperger - who enraged former President Donald J. Trump for refusing to 'overturn state election…

Feb 02, 2021 Travel News

New Democrat ad campaign links GOP to QAnon

As Republicans wrangle over how to treat Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, the QAnon devotee from Georgia who peddles an array of bogus conspiracy theories, Democrats are using infighting to avatar of an array of GOP lawmakers.The Congressional Democratic campaign committee…

Jan 25, 2021 Travel News

Sen. Patrick Leahy, the longest-serving Democrat, will preside over Trump’s impeachment trial.

Senator Patrick J. Leahy, the president of the Senate pro tempore, is expected to preside over the impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump when it officially begins on Tuesday, assuming a role occupied last year by Chief Justice…

Dec 12, 2020 Travel News

While two-thirds of House Republicans support the Texas election lawsuit, one Democrat called them “traitors.”

With nearly two-thirds of House Republicans backing the Texas lawsuit seeking to overturn the US Supreme Court election, a Democratic House member on Friday called Republicans "traitors" and urged leaders House Democrats not to sit on Republicans when convening the…

Nov 24, 2020 Travel News

Feinstein, under fire from progressives, says she will step down as Democrat atop the Judiciary Committee.

Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, the oldest member of the Senate, said on Monday that she would relinquish the Democratic top spot on the Judiciary Committee next year, under intense pressure from progressives who said she was not up to…

Nov 09, 2020 Travel News

Kansas Democrat who admitted revenge on porn wins State House seat

Aaron Coleman's election to the Kansas House of Representatives would have been remarkable for a young candidate trying to overthrow an incumbent. But instead he let the state's Democratic leaders say they will take "whatever steps are necessary" to ensure…

Oct 27, 2020 Travel News

Joe Biden, Generic Democrat

On Politics with Lisa Lerer Generic Democrat Joe Biden We barely saw him in public today, just eight days before the election - but it's all part of the strategy.By Lisa Lerer