Stories tagged with Democratic Party
By Laurie Bennett | December 23, 2016 at 10:03am | 0
Luz Towns-Miranda, mother of Hamilton creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda, recently joined the board of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund.
By Laurie Bennett | January 20, 2013 at 12:32pm | 0
When the POTUS and FLOTUS dance at the inaugural balls Monday, America will witness the ultimate in power couples.
By Laurie Bennett | November 14, 2012 at 9:44am | 0
Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday she will seek the minority leader job again this year.
By Carol Eisenberg | April 28, 2009 at 1:49pm | 0
Pennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter said today he is leaving the Republican Party and will run for re-election in 2010 as a Democrat, increasing the odds that Democrats will achieve a filibuster-proof majority.
By Laurie Bennett | June 1, 2008 at 8:20am | 3
The Rules and Bylaws Committee of the Democratic National Committee may have made history yesterday, deciding to restore half the delegate votes to Florida and Michigan in the national convention.
By Gary Jacobson | February 23, 2008 at 2:23am | 5
Their goal: obtain his endorsement for president.
The New York Times calls Richardson one of the biggest prospective endorsers in the Democratic Party because he is a former candidate, Hispanic governor and a superdelegate.
Richardson tells the newspaper that he is “genuinely torn.” He says he may make an endorsement next week, or not at all.
By A. James Memmott | November 27, 2007 at 8:32am | 0
The rule works for Muckety, too, especially when it comes to politics. Connections between politicians and their donors are always revealing.
A case in point: A story by Michael Cooper and Leslie Wayne in Thursday’s New York Times. It focused on the wealthy Paul E. Singer, a hedge-fund founder and backer of Rudy Giuliani’s presidential bid.