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Friday, June 9, 2017
On Thursday morning, while you were busy watching James Comey testify, North Carolina Republicans decided they were taking their ball and going home.
Thursday, June 1, 2017
With little protection guaranteed by the federal government, the battle for LGBTQ rights is often fought at the state level. In celebration of Pride Month 2017, DLCC is highlighting a handful of legislative milestones recently made at the state level.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
While Democrats have enjoyed electoral overperformance and multiple special election wins since Trump’s inauguration, Tuesday’s special elections mark the first (of many) districts to “go blue” in the Trump era.
Friday, May 19, 2017
If America is going to survive the Trump catastrophe and get back to electing real leaders like President Obama, we have to start in state legislatures.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
While DLCC Board members and state leaders work to expand and protect progress in statehouses nationwide, DLCC is using grassroots online outreach to share proactive “daily acts” that can be taken by any voter interested in fighting back against the Trump agenda.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
With the federal government in near chaos, the spotlight is on the states — specifically, state Democrats and what they are accomplishing as leaders of the resistance.
Monday, May 1, 2017
In recognition of Trump’s 100th day in office, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee is highlighting the accomplishments of Democratic state lawmakers as they lead the resistance.
Monday, April 17, 2017
As of last week, Democratic state legislators in 26 states have introduced a total of 50 bills that will require Trump (or any other presidential candidate) to publicly disclose his tax returns to appear on the ballot in 2020.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
"Everything has changed," Post said in an interview with NBC News. "It used to be an effort to persuade people to put their name on the ballot. Now, the candidates are calling us up and they're saying 'I want to run. Point me in the right direction'...They're looking at Trump and saying 'I want to do something.'"