Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Trying To Unseat “The King Of Queens” And Net The First Major Win For The Anti-Establishment Left
“I can’t tell you how many people in New York politics who I’ve met with that tell me, ‘if this wasn’t about me and not being afraid of power I would’ve endorsed you a long time ago.’”
Ohio Democrats Are Worried That The Wrong Governor's Nominee Could Throw Away Their Shot At Turning Ohio Blue
Many state and national Democratic officials see Richard Cordray as the best bet to retake Ohio's governor's mansion. But Dennis Kucinich — the populist who ran for president on a Bernie-esque platform — may disrupt those plans.
The DNC Still Has A Long Way To Go On Hiring Minority-Owned Businesses
A BuzzFeed News analysis shows 17.6% of DNC contract spending went to minority-owned businesses — including just 6.4% to black-owned businesses and 4.3% to Latino-owned businesses. The DNC says it's been making changes over the past year, and, in its own analysis, contended that 29% of contract spending went to diverse businesses.
A Group Of Black Democrats Is Pushing For More Money And Support For Black Candidates
Over the last month, Collective PAC has sent letters to both the DCCC — asking why the congressional arm has not endorsed any black candidates in its target red-to-blue program — and most recently, the DNC and other national Democratic groups, asking the groups to commit to funding and supporting candidates of color.