House Democrats elect Hakeem Jeffries to succeed Nancy Pelosi

(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats on Wednesday elected a historic new generation of leaders. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries of New York will succeed Nancy Pelosi as leader of the Democratic Caucus. The 52-year-old Jeffries will be the first Black lawmaker to lead a party in Congress. The whip will... Read More.

How did Democrats avoid a midterms backlash over inflation?

(NEW YORK) -- A red wave in the midterm elections propelled by discontent over sky-high inflation was expected to deliver a historic defeat for Democrats -- until it didn't. Typically the party in control of the White House suffers significant losses in the midterm elections.... Read More.