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Democratic Party (United States): Major political party in the United States
The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with its main, historic rival, the Republican Party. It was founded around 1828 by supporters of Andrew Jackson, making it the world's oldest active political party.

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Joe Biden hails Senate passage of virus aid bill [Video]

Joe Biden hails Senate passage of virus aid bill

US President Joe Biden on Saturday hailed the passage of the American Rescue plan by an exhausted Senate.Politicians narrowly approved a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill on Saturday as Biden and his..

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Lawmaker fires back at Tucker Carlson's QAnon spin [Video]

Lawmaker fires back at Tucker Carlson's QAnon spin

Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL) weighs in on Fox News host Tucker Carlson calling QAnon supporters “gentle people.” Quigley was at the Capitol on January 6 when a pro-Trump mob stormed the building,..

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US Senate approves $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill in Democratic victory [Video]

US Senate approves $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill in Democratic victory

Not a single Republican voted in favour of the massive rescue package, highlighting the bitter partisan divisions that have characterized the early days of the Biden presidency.

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Senate passes Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief plan [Video]

Senate passes Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief plan

The Senate on Saturday passed President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan in a party-line vote after an all-night session that saw Democrats battling among themselves over jobless aid and..

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Smerconish: Manchin is the new McCain [Video]

Smerconish: Manchin is the new McCain

The Covid-19 relief bill only passed after Democrats satisfied the concerns of Joe Manchin. To see such a raw exercise of independent power is rare and refreshing.

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This is what Rep. Gosar was posting days before Capitol riot [Video]

This is what Rep. Gosar was posting days before Capitol riot

A report posted by Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren features a collection of social media posts and tweets that span dozens of pages from Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar where he urges supporters to “hold the..

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Compromises being made to pass $1.9 trillion COVID bill [Video]

Compromises being made to pass $1.9 trillion COVID bill

The United States Congress is scrambling to complete work on President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill before some existing pandemic-related benefits are due to expire. Freddie Joyner..

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Rep. Omar: We're sending money to less people than Trump did [Video]

Rep. Omar: We're sending money to less people than Trump did

In an interview with CNN’s Brianna Keilar, Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said that Trump’s stimulus package did more for Americans because President Biden’s slimmed-down Covid-19 relief package has an..

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Democratic senator slows progress on Biden's Covid-19 bill [Video]

Democratic senator slows progress on Biden's Covid-19 bill

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) has stalled progress on President Biden’s $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief bill over unemployment benefits. CNN’s Manu Raju reports.

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Congressman sues Trump over deadly Capitol siege [Video]

Congressman sues Trump over deadly Capitol siege

Democratic congressman Eric Swalwell has sued Donald Trump, his lawyer Rudy Giuliani and other allies of the former president over the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol when violent Trump supporters..

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Cuomo accuser rejects his public apology [Video]

Cuomo accuser rejects his public apology

The second of three women who have accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual misconduct rejected his public apology on Thursday, a response likely to ratchet up pressure on the embattled..

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CNN's Bill Weir talks politics while ice fishing [Video]

CNN's Bill Weir talks politics while ice fishing

CNN’s Bill Weir talks politics with Minnesota residents while ice fishing on Lake Minnetonka, where both Republicans and Democrats agree they are tired of political division in America.

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Senate moves a step closer to COVID relief bill [Video]

Senate moves a step closer to COVID relief bill

The U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to take up President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus aid bill, setting up what is likely to be a contentious, days-long debate over the merits of the sweeping..

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Omar: Unfortunate unelected official can stop $15 minimum wage [Video]

Omar: Unfortunate unelected official can stop $15 minimum wage

In an interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) spoke about the obstacles Democrats face trying to push through the $15 minimum wage.

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Rep. Omar: Efforts to limit voting 'shameful' [Video]

Rep. Omar: Efforts to limit voting 'shameful'

Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar says Republicans don’t have ideas they can run on and urged fellow Democrats to fight for policies.

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Republicans and Democrats begin debate on Covid relief bill [Video]

Republicans and Democrats begin debate on Covid relief bill

The Senate is bracing for a marathon effort and a late night of voting on amendments before lawmakers take a final vote on President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill. The House passed..

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A House Win For Voting Rights [Video]

A House Win For Voting Rights

Democrats’ marquee voting rights legislation expands early voting, tackles gerrymandering, and increases campaign finance transparency. But the bill faces long odds in the Senate.

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Republican’s Absurd Tactics To Delay Relief [Video]

Republican’s Absurd Tactics To Delay Relief

“A stack of a billion dollars would actually exceed the atmosphere and extend into outer space.” Sen. Ron Johnson is using ridiculous schemes to delay Democrats’ $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief..

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House cancels session after police warn of Capitol plot [Video]

House cancels session after police warn of Capitol plot

The U.S. House of Representatives canceled its planned Thursday session, after the Capitol Police warned on Wednesday that a militia group could be plotting to breach the building that was subjected to..

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Burnett: Pence is back on the wagon. The wagon of the lie [Video]

Burnett: Pence is back on the wagon. The wagon of the lie

CNN’s Erin Burnett reacts to an opinion article published by former Vice President Mike Pence that made claims about what happened in the 2020 election and was filled with attacks on a Democratic..

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States relax COVID rules as health officials push back [Video]

States relax COVID rules as health officials push back

[NFA] U.S. states across the nation from Michigan, Louisiana, Texas, Massachusetts and Mississippi are loosening or lifting COVID-19 restrictions as reported infections are on the decline, but health..

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