Elections

The Democratic National Committee sued the Arizona secretary of state in federal court for using a method of ballot-creation that will list all Republican candidates first in all statewide races in 11 of the state’s 15 counties; the DNC filed a similar lawsuit against Texas, in Austin Federal Court; and against Georgia, in Atlanta.

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Biden Extends Lead Over Sanders and Warren in New Poll

The size of the field of candidates vying for the Democratic nomination to run against President Donald Trump spawned much hand-wringing in the early days of the campaign. But 10 months out from the Democratic Convention, the race is characterized more by consistency than volatility as former Vice President Joe Biden began the year as the front-runner and remains so as summer turns to fall.

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Selectively Quoting Mueller Report, Trump Campaign Tries to Sanction DNC

The Trump campaign asked a federal court in New York on Tuesday to sanction the Democratic National Committee for continuing to pursue a racketeering lawsuit accusing it of conspiring with Russia – because special counsel Robert Mueller stopped short of that conclusion in his report.

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Bernie Sanders Backers Battle DNC in 11th Circuit

A group of Bernie Sanders supporters faced off against the Democratic National Committee before an 11th Circuit panel Tuesday, fighting to resurrect their claims that the committee shafted them by favoring Hillary Clinton over Sanders in the 2016 presidential primary.

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WikiLeaks Asks Judge to Toss DNC Conspiracy Claims

Missing no opportunity to fundraise, WikiLeaks filed its first court papers ever in a New York federal court on Friday, calling the Democratic Party’s conspiracy lawsuit over the 2016 election a threat to freedom of the press. 

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