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US Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) pumps his fist for a cheering crowd before departing a campaign rally at the Alamo City Music Hall in San Antonio, Texas.

Democratic stars Beto O’Rourke and Andrew Gillum both recently met with Obama, stoking speculation about 2020 bids

Beto O'Rourke of Texas and Andrew Gillum of Florida both recently met with former President Barack Obama in his Washington offices.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other new House progressives are tweeting their dissatisfaction with orientation at Harvard

A group of newly-elected progressive House Democrats are protesting their own congressional orientation program at Harvard's Kennedy School this week.
Former President Barack Obama greets House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in March 2016.

‘Naive and self-destructive’: Big Democratic donors back Nancy Pelosi and warn that funding will be cut in half if she’s pushed out

A host of top Democratic donors are voicing their support of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's bid to become the next House speaker.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has caught the president's ire for months.

Democrats are sounding every alarm now that Trump has forced Jeff Sessions to resign

Several prominent Democrats have raised concerns that Session's departure may throw a wrench in Robert Mueller's investigation.
Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks about hurricane relief measures for Florida and Puerto Rico at the White House in Washington, U.S., September 29, 2017.

Rick Scott claims victory in Florida Senate race over longtime Sen. Bill Nelson

"Tonight, voters have sent a strong message that they want a proven leader representing them in Washington..." said NRSC Chairman Cory Gardner.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will now be able to tighten his grip on the upper chamber.

Republicans projected to hold on to majority control of the Senate

The Republican-controlled Senate can keep confirming judicial nominees at a breakneck speed.

Nancy Pelosi guarantees Democrats will win the House majority

"Let me say this. Up until today, I would've said, 'If the election were held today, we would win,' she said. "What now I'm saying is, 'We will win.'"

Republican Patrick Morrisey is betting that bipartisanship is dead in his Senate race against Democrat Joe Manchin in deep-red West Virginia

"I’m the polar opposite of flip-flopper Joe Manchin. Literally, you should go online and see this. If you go online you start to see the memes..." Morrisey said.
Michael Bloomberg in London, 2018.

Michael Bloomberg, former GOP mayor of NYC, announces he’s changing his voter registration to Democrat

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been a political independent since 2007, but said he has now registered as a Democrat on Wednesday. He has toyed with running for US president as an independent, and said on September 17 he could not run for president as a Republican.