House Democrats' Campaign Chief Not Re-UppingThe head of the Democrats' House campaign arm rebuffed a request from House leader Nancy Pelosi to guide the party's political efforts for a third campaign cycle and instead sought another role inside Pelosi's leadership team.
DCCC Chair: 'We'd Rather Pass An Immigration Bill Than Worry About The Election'An overhaul to the nation's broken immigration system remains stalled because "the Republican base does have elements that are animated by racism," the head of the House committee to elect Democratic lawmakers said Sunday.
Dem Rep: Republican Base 'Animated By Racism' On ImmigrationAn overhaul to the nation's broken immigration system remains stalled because "the Republican base does have elements that are animated by racism," the head of the House committee to elect Democratic lawmakers said Sunday.
Calif. Democrats Walk Middle Path In Health DebateDemocratic Rep. Ami Bera has been making a habit lately of bucking his own president and voting with the Republican majority in the House as it moves to amend or overturn parts of the national health care law.
Plastic And 3-D Gun Ban Passes House, Democrats Look To Expand RestrictionsThe House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday that would extend a 1988 law banning plastic guns that could slip past X-ray machines and metal detectors – but some Democrats are calling for tougher, more modern restrictions.
Dem Rep: Republicans Have Launched 'Kamikaze Mission' To Shut Down Government, EconomyUnder relentless pressure from their right wing, Republicans are in the midst of a risky fight with President Barack Obama they know they will lose, little more than a year before an election that history says they should win.
Top Democrats, Obama Discuss To-Do List Over Dinner At Upscale HotelThe top Democratic leaders in the House hashed out their to-do list Wednesday at a suppertime powwow with President Barack Obama.