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Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

Democrats Elect Perez Party Chairman on Second Ballot

By Bill Barrow | Feb 25
Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman on Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman after a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures.

Pussy Fights Back!

Pussy Fights Back!

By Jill Gleeson | Feb 25
An Inside Account of January's Historic Women's March on Washington, D.C.

As Party Rebuilds, Democrats Seek a New DNC Leader

As Party Rebuilds, Democrats Seek a New DNC Leader

By Bill Barrow | Feb 25
Democrats are beginning the process of rebuilding their party by choosing a new national chairman charged with turning widespread opposition to President Donald Trump into more election victories.

Minneapolis Women Line Up For 'She Persisted' Tattoo

Minneapolis Women Line Up For 'She Persisted' Tattoo

Feb 24
So many women showed up at a Minneapolis tattoo parlor for a permanent reminder of female solidarity that it had to turn away some latecomers.

Steve Bannon Attacks Media, Touts Trump

Steve Bannon Attacks Media, Touts Trump

Feb 24
President Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon made a rare public appearance Thursday, doubling down his attacks on the media and touting Mr. Trump's early record in office.

North Carolina: Power Struggle Intensifies with Governor

North Carolina: Power Struggle Intensifies with Governor

By Gary D. Robertson | Feb 24
The battle over whether North Carolina's GOP-led legislature can subject the new Democratic governor's Cabinet secretaries to confirmation intensified when senators agreed to subpoena a department head who repeatedly failed to appear before a committee.

As President, Trump Juggles Loyalties on LGBT Issues

As President, Trump Juggles Loyalties on LGBT Issues

By Laurie Kellman and Jonathan Lemire | Feb 24
There was candidate Donald Trump in Colorado, waving a rainbow flag emblazoned with a "LGBTs for Trump," a photo opportunity meant to signal he was a new brand of Republican when it comes to protecting LGBT Americans.

White House Adviser Asked FBI to Dispute Russia Report

White House Adviser Asked FBI to Dispute Russia Report

By Julie Pace | Feb 24
White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House official says.

Jimmy Kimmel Talks About Trump and Other Pre-Oscars Concerns

Jimmy Kimmel Talks About Trump and Other Pre-Oscars Concerns

By Sandy Cohen | Feb 23
Jimmy Kimmel says he never really wanted to host the Academy Awards.

Civil and Human Rights Community Condemns Trump's Anti-Trans Policy

Civil and Human Rights Community Condemns Trump's Anti-Trans Policy

Feb 23
Numerous LGBTQ and Civil Rights groups issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration's rescission of Title IX guidance, which clarifies protections for transgender students under the law:

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