Sen. Mazie Hirono (D., Hawaii) on Tuesday said Republicans are spreading a "weird conspiracy theory" that Democrats wanted to impeach Donald Trump since he became president.
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Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) on Friday claimed she is the only candidate in the race with prior experience in the executive branch of the federal government, despite the fact that she’s running against a former vice president, Joe Biden.
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Sen. Patrick Leahy (D., Vt.) opposed the House's efforts to push the Senate to listen to witnesses during President Bill Clinton's impeachment trial, but now supports having such witnesses during its trial of President Donald Trump.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) tapped Rep. Adam Schiff (D., Calif.) to take the lead on impeachment on Wednesday, as Democrats prepare their case for a trial before the Republican-controlled Senate.
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Failed presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D., N.J.) on Tuesday argued that the Democratic Party must prove their commitment to diversity by never again running a presidential ticket that's two white men.
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In private, many Democrats have called Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi's (D., Calif.) decision to withhold articles of impeachment from the Senate a "failed strategy," according to a Washington Post reporter.
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Sunday said she is waiting to see what the Senate does with her first batch of articles of impeachment before confirming whether to issue new ones.
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California governor Gavin Newsom on Friday announced his state spending plan to extend health care coverage to illegal immigrants who are seniors under California’s Medi-Cal program, a part of his most recent effort for statewide health care coverage. "The Budget also moves the state toward universal coverage and furthers cost containment goals by expanding full-scope ...
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Rep. Jackie Speier (D., Calif.) on Thursday said that Iran's shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner was collateral damage from President Donald Trump's killing of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani.
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Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) on Tuesday admitted Iranian general Qassem Soleimani was a terrorist after refusing to condemn the terror master in prior interviews.
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Failed 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro on Monday announced his endorsement of Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) days after ending his own bid. "Today I'm proud to endorse [Warren] for president," Castro said on Twitter. "Elizabeth and I share a vision of America where everyone counts. An America where people—not the wealthy or well-connected—are put first. ...
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President Donald Trump on Friday said Qassem Soleimani's death was a long time coming, since his forces "targeted, injured, and murdered hundreds of American civilians and servicemen."
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Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I., Vt.) campaign manager Faiz Shakir on Thursday said Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg are kowtowing to rich donors while the Sanders campaign is funded entirely by small donations. "If you have Pete Buttigieg, Joe Biden telling you that they need to go kowtow at the altar of the rich to fundraise ...
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Colorado Democratic Senate candidate and former state house speaker Andrew Romanoff on Monday released a new ad showing the "hellscape" he claims will come about if the government doesn't stop climate change.
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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D., Minn.) on Sunday said the Republican party is "synonymous" with hate speech, but failed to acknowledge her own past anti-Semitic comments.
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House Judiciary chairman Jerry Nadler (D., N.Y.) on Sunday brushed off Democratic rep. Jeff Van Drew's (N.J.) plan to switch parties, saying the move is merely a reaction to his election chances.
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) on Thursday tweeted her support for Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, a socialist running to become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom. "The hoarding of wealth by the few is coming at the cost of peoples’ lives," Ocasio-Cortez said in a tweet. "The only way we change is ...
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Justice Department inspector general Michael Horowitz said Wednesday that his report does not vindicate anyone who worked on the FISA application to surveil members of the Trump campaign, including former FBI director James Comey.
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Presidential candidate Joe Biden says that candidates campaigning to eliminate carbon emissions by 2030 do not understand climate change science. "Anybody who tells you they can eliminate carbon in the air by the year 2030 has no notion of the science," Biden said during an NPR interview released Monday. "Find me one scientist in the world. You ...
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Sen. Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) on Thursday discussed a new bill that would discourage foreign leaders from taking Americans hostage. Cotton introduced the "Global Hostage Act of 2019" with Sens. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) and Josh Hawley (R., Mo.) in November. The bill aims to place onerous sanctions on countries that imprison American citizens, most ...
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