By Ajashu Thomas on Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 4:38pm
2012 was a very successful election for state legislative Democrats. We gained eight new majorities, defended eight other narrow Democratic majorities, netted nearly 200 seats nationwide, and gained seats in seven states that were carried by Mitt Romney. After every big election victory, the winners have a lot more to defend the next cycle. And frankly, Democrats aren't afraid of playing a little defense.
By Ajashu Thomas on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 4:14pm
"We believe circuit judge elections should be decided not on the basis of political parties or campaign contributions, but on which candidate is most knowledgeable, deliberative and fair in dispensing justice."
By Ajashu Thomas on Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 4:04pm
It's been Republican turf for decades. But Democrats say a St. Cloud legislative district could be in play for the upcoming election.
By Ajashu Thomas on Friday, October 10, 2014 - 5:30pm
The Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee has highlighted the 76th District state House election as one of four “Races to Watch” in Michigan, and one of 69 nationwide.
By Ajashu Thomas on Friday, October 10, 2014 - 5:25pm
The national Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee this week named Wisconsin’s 68th Assembly District as one of its Races to Watch for the 2014 election cycle.
By Ajashu Thomas on Friday, October 10, 2014 - 5:22pm
A national group that works to get Democrats elected to state legislatures across the country has named a local Michigan Senate contest as one of 69 "races to watch" this November.
By Ajashu Thomas on Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 3:57pm
On Wednesday, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee announced that two candidates in competitive races in the Wisconsin State Assembly are considered to be races to watch.
By Ajashu Thomas on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 3:22pm
The Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee has named three Minnesota House races to its watch list.
By Ajashu Thomas on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 3:18pm
The Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee named two races in New Mexico to its list of those to watch to maintain a Democratic majority.
By Ajashu Thomas on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 7:00am
Today, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC) announced its 2014 Races to Watch. The 69 state legislative races chosen represent targeted districts critical to Democratic majorities in 24 state legislatures across the United States.