Democratic Party

AP Interview: Kaine already reaching out to GOP

BOSTON (AP) — Tim Kaine is sounding a hopeful note that a Democratic White House could work with Republicans to bridge deep divides laid bare by this bitter presidential campaign.

Oct. 22, 2016 5:54 PM EDT
WHERE THEY STAND: Clinton, Trump on the issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on three dozen issues:ABORTIONPersistent Republican-led efforts to restrict access to abortion and to curb government funding for Planned Parenthood have been hotly debated in Washington and in states.

Oct. 22, 2016 5:38 PM EDT
A look at the fight for control of the Senate

Control of the Senate is on the ballot in November, with Republicans fighting to hold their majority while defending far more seats in Democratic-leaning states.

Oct. 22, 2016 10:36 AM EDT
Early voting data shows strengths for Trump and Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears to be displaying strength in the crucial battleground states of North Carolina and Florida among voters casting ballots before Election Day, and may also be building an early vote advantage in Arizona and Colorado.

Oct. 22, 2016 9:50 AM EDT
Early voting: Democrats show strength in key battlegrounds

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears to be displaying strength in the crucial battleground states of North Carolina and Florida among voters casting ballots before Election Day, and may also be building an early vote advantage in Arizona and Colorado.

Oct. 21, 2016 5:07 PM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on hacking into Democratic accounts

WASHINGTON (AP) — A claim from the final presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts: DONALD TRUMP: Hillary Clinton "has no idea whether it's Russia, China or anybody else" that is behind recent hacks of Democratic organizations and individuals.

Oct. 19, 2016 10:23 PM EDT
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on hacking into Democratic accounts

WASHINGTON (AP) — A claim from the final presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts: DONALD TRUMP: Hillary Clinton "has no idea whether it's Russia, China or anybody else" that is behind recent hacks of Democratic organizations and individuals.

Oct. 19, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
Video: Dem activist bragged about disrupting Trump rallies

MIAMI (AP) — Conservative activist James O'Keefe has released secretly recorded, selectively edited video footage that includes a Democratic activist bragging about deploying troublemakers at rallies held by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

Oct. 19, 2016 8:13 PM EDT
Bayh, Young keep up biting attacks during Senate debate

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Democrats this campaign season have gleefully attacked as their Republican opponents awkwardly try to distance themselves from Donald Trump, the party's provocative presidential nominee.

Oct. 18, 2016 11:06 PM EDT
South Dakota Democrat reveals rape in condemning Trump

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's Democratic U.S. House candidate on Tuesday shared the story of her sexual assault in condemning Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for making predatory comments about women in 2005.

Oct. 18, 2016 7:45 PM EDT
Confident Clinton expanding her campaign into 'red' states

WHITE PLAINS, New York (AP) — Hillary Clinton is advancing into states the Democrats haven't won in decades, confidently expanding her offensive against Donald Trump and aiming to help her party win back control of Congress.

Oct. 17, 2016 10:36 PM EDT
Trump out of Atlantic City but an issue in House race there

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The legacy of Donald Trump's casino empire disappeared from Atlantic City with last week's closing of the Trump Taj Mahal, but donations he made years ago are factoring into a New Jersey congressional race.

Oct. 15, 2016 12:19 PM EDT
WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in election

WASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:MONEY IN POLITICSVoters are disgusted with the way political races are paid for — disproportionately by big-money donors, including those who stand to gain or lose from government decisions.

Oct. 15, 2016 12:18 PM EDT
For Donald Trump, low-turnout strategy unlikely to work

ATLANTA (AP) — In the final weeks of his presidential campaign, Donald Trump is countering allegations of his own sexual misconduct by recounting accusations against former President Bill Clinton.

Oct. 14, 2016 3:26 PM EDT
GOP senator: Trump's comments forced me to pull endorsement

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — GOP U.S. Senator Rob Portman on Friday called a video showing fellow Republican Donald Trump boasting about groping women "the final straw" in his decision to rescind his endorsement of the presidential candidate.

Oct. 14, 2016 2:32 PM EDT
Obama: Republicans deserve no credit for disavowing Trump

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Barack Obama insisted Thursday that Republicans who are disavowing Donald Trump deserve no credit for their sudden change of heart after having "stood by silently" for so long.

Oct. 13, 2016 10:48 PM EDT
Early voting offers positive signs in key states for Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Advance voting shows positive signs for Hillary Clinton in two states that could help her lock up the presidency, North Carolina and Florida, as the election enters a critical, final stretch.

Oct. 13, 2016 5:13 PM EDT
New allegations of sexual assault emerge against Trump

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Several women levied allegations of sexual assault against Donald Trump on Wednesday in a series of interviews, adding to the already damaging revelations about the Republican presidential nominee's aggressive sexual comments about women.

Oct. 13, 2016 1:54 AM EDT

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