Democrats Take 2 Governorships, Have 7 of 11 Legislatures in Southeast
- A Tennessee stalking horse. Fineman, H. // Newsweek;9/14/1987, Vol. 110 Issue 11, p40
Senator Al Gore Jr. is the only white Southerner in the Democratic Presidential race, theoretically giving him a purchase on the pivotal votes of white Southern males. Many don't think he's `Southern' enough, but Tennessee voters have elected himrepeatedly, first to the House and then the...
- A NATIONAL PUNDIT NO MORE. Crawford, Tom // Georgia Trend;Jan2009, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p94
The article assesses some of the quotes made by Senator Zell Miller in his book "A National Party No More." His book explains all the reasons why Democrats were just this far away from being destroyed as a credible political party by the Republicans. He asserts that Southerners have this belief...
- Partisan Change in Southern State Legislatures, 1953-2013. COOPER, CHRISTOPHER A.; GIBBS KNOTTS, H. // Southern Cultures;Summer2014, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p75
The article looks at changes in the partisan makeup of state legislatures in the U.S. South during the 20th and early 21st centuries. According to the author, the Democratic party has experienced a slow decline during this period, with its representation reduced from nearly 100 percent to below...
- Dems' poll to test Senate candidates. // Crain's Chicago Business;3/20/95, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p46
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- Retiring politicians leave Democratic void. Walker, Sam // Christian Science Monitor;9/6/95, Vol. 87 Issue 197, p4
Informs about weakening of US Democratic Party following retirement of several elder Party members. Names of retiring Democrats.
- Leaders let vulnerable Dems take the lead on popular bills. Allen, Jared // Hill;8/1/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 90, p4
The article reports on the victories of the U.S. House Democrats on their legislative bills, including the National Energy Security Intelligence Act, the housing bill and the bill that would extend the E-Verify program.
- Remarks on the Democratic Legislative Agenda. Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;7/31/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 30, p1700
Presents the text of a speech given by United States President Bill Clinton, on July 27, 2000, which deals with taxation.
- Another round of retirements. Cohen, Richard E. // National Journal;2/22/97, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p378
Reports on the expected retirement of veteran Democratic senators in the 1998 elections in the United States. Number of senate seats lost in the 1994 and 1996 elections; Plans of George V. Voinovich, Ohio Republican governor; List of women Democrats with difficult reelection contests.
- Californians Hand Over Their PIN Numbers to Democrats. GREENHUT, STEVEN // Human Events;11/19/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 44, p20
The article reports that the Democratic Party has won two-thirds of the legislative majorities in California in the 2012 election. According to the author, Republicans in the state have mostly stood together in the past to oppose tax increases, but since Democrats have gained control of the...