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The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party (GOP). Tracing its heritage back to Thomas Jefferson and James Madison's Democratic-Republican Party, the modern-day Democratic Party was founded around 1828 by supporters of Andrew Jackson, making it the world's oldest political party

the House Democratic caucus is composed mostly of centrists and progressives,[6] with a smaller minority of conservative Democrats. The party's philosophy of modern liberalism advocates social and economic equality

Currently the minority party.

Democrats Discard Washington Platform in Bid for House Control
New York Times
'We made history': Vermont Democrats nominate US's first transgender candidate for governor
The Guardian
Exclusive: Democrats funding spike in gun control ads this election cycle
USA TODAY
CNN Poll: Democratic advantage grows in race for Congress
CNN International
US Democrats are re-discovering identity politics
Financial Times
Giuliani says Omarosa 'lying' about Trump and hacked emails | Two Democrats to meet with Kavanaugh
MarketWatch
Bay State Democrats should reconsider run
Boston Herald
Former Vice President Joe Biden cancels Illinois trip because of illness, won't attend Democrats' big state fair event
Chicago Tribune
Democrats have a more positive view of socialism than capitalism, poll finds
USA TODAY
1 data point that should make Democrats nervous
CNN
Two Democrats are poised to become the first Muslim women in Congress
CNBC
Randy “Ironstache” Bryce wins Democratic nomination to flip Paul Ryan's House seat
Vox
Two red state Democratic senators to meet with Trump's Supreme Court nominee
CNN
The Health 202: Senate Democrats stay focused on health care even during short August recess
Washington Post
Jewish Democrats distance themselves from candidate opposing Israel aid
The Jerusalem Post
With Congress up for grabs, Democratic women are banding together and building momentum for the midterms
CNBC
Democrats pick Ned Lamont for governor in Connecticut
Washington Post
Judge Dismisses Democrats' Lawsuit Over Trump's Washington Hotel
Wall Street Journal
Democrats pick Joe Radinovich in Minnesota's 8th district
Washington Post
We Looked At Hundreds Of Endorsements. Here's Who Democrats Are Listening To.
FiveThirtyEight