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  1. dnc
    Why the Democratic National Convention Needed Hunter BidenJoe Biden’s son may be an electoral liability, but excluding him from the convention would have betrayed one of its core themes.
  2. dnc
    Democratic National Convention, Day 4: Live UpdatesFollow along with Intelligencer staff for the fourth and final day of the virtual convention, featuring Mayor Pete, Tammy Duckworth, and Joe Biden.
  3. vision 2020
    Democratic National Convention Schedule: Who’s Speaking and How to WatchThe DNC concludes tonight with Biden’s acceptance speech, plus remarks from primary challengers Cory Booker, Pete Buttigieg, and Michael Bloomberg.
  4. dnc
    Democratic National Convention, Day 3: Live UpdatesFollow along with Intelligencer staff for day three of the virtual convention, featuring Elizabeth Warren, Barack Obama, and Kamala Harris.
  5. apps
    The Beautiful Enigma of the Calamari ManA look at the break-out star of the DNC, night two.
  6. vision 2020
    Democratic National Convention, Day 2: Live UpdatesFollow along with Intelligencer for day two of the virtual convention, featuring AOC, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Cindy McCain, and Jill Biden.
  7. vision 2020
    Democratic National Convention, Day 1: Live UpdatesFollow along with Intelligencer as Democrats kick off the first virtual presidential convention with speeches from Bernie Sanders and Michelle Obama.
  8. democratic party
    Democrats Vote to Strip Power From Superdelegates, Reform CaucusesFollowing the contentious 2016 primaries, the DNC embraced the biggest reforms to its presidential nomination process since the 1980s.
  9. cyber attacks
    DNC Mistook Cybersecurity Drill for AttackThe DNC told the FBI that hackers had tried to gain access to its voter database. Turns out, a local Democratic Party was running a drill.
  10. DNC Sues Russia and Trump Aides for Conspiring to Hack Its EmailsThe DNC is seeking millions in damages — but its primary aim may be to create a new source of legal and political jeopardy for Trump’s team.
  11. Brazile Says She Considered Replacing Hillary Clinton With Joe Biden in 2016“Considered” may be doing a lot of work here.
  12. Longtime Clinton Ally Says DNC Rigged Primary for HillaryDonna Brazile claims Clinton bailed out a cash-strapped DNC in August 2015, and immediately gained control of the party apparatus.
  13. select all
    Ukraine Is Proving Key to the DNC Hack InvestigationOne hacker whose code was used is speaking with authorities.
  14. Tom Perez Gains Ground in Race for DNC ChairSouth Carolina Democratic Party chair Jaime Harrison has dropped out and endorsed the former Labor secretary.
  15. Tom Perez Scores an Own Goal in DNC ContestThe candidate of the Clinton-Obama camp seemed to be agreeing with Sanders supporters that the 2016 primaries were “rigged.” Bad idea.
  16. Obama Says Democrats Lost ‘Badly’ Because They Didn’t ‘Show Up’Obama reiterates his (implicit) critique of the Clinton campaign, while declaring his intention to become a “talent scout” for the Democratic Party.
  17. Why the Decimated Democrats May Turn LeftIn a party with little power and no leader, the populists have the only coherent narrative of how Democrats should adapt to the Trumpocalypse.
  18. Democrats Are Taking Full Advantage of Our ‘Broken Campaign-Finance System’The DNC is taking in millions from maxed-out donors by exploiting a loophole in campaign-finance law.
  19. DNC Email-Leak Star Pablo Hosts AMA With Trump Supporters“Hillary is going to wipe the floor with your guy between now and November.”
  20. No, WikiLeaks Isn’t Trying to Hack Trump’s Tax ReturnsJulian Assange said it was in a Friday-night interview, but the organization soon dismissed its founder’s assertion.
  21. These People Are Voting for a 3rd PartyEven if it leads to a Trump presidency.
  22. dnc
    The DNC Is Very, Very Sorry for Those Mean Things They Said About Bernie Is that enough to stop the booing?
  23. scandals
    FBI Now Looking Into the DNC Email HackCold comfort for Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
  24. dnc
    DNC Kicks Off With Lots of Booing Debbie Wasserman Schultz couldn’t even get through a breakfast speech.
  25. dnc
    DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz Resigns Amid Email-Leak ScandalInternal DNC emails revealed disparaging comments she and other officials made about the Sanders campaign.
  26. politics
    Sanders Admits the Nomination Isn’t Rigged, But Superdelegates Should Swing ItBernie wants superdelegates to take a “hard look” at Hillary and her email scandal, independent of the vote totals.
  27. democratic national convention
    Sanders Tries to Oust Two DNC Committee ChairsThe campaign’s request has been rejected by the DNC, but the conflict will likely reemerge in Philadelphia.
  28. democratic party
    Bernie Sanders Is Supporting Primary Challenge Against DNC’s Wasserman SchultzIn an escalation of their ongoing feud, Sanders also said he will replace Wasserman Schultz at the DNC if he’s elected president.
  29. Bernie Sanders and the DNC Are Fighting AgainDays after Sanders supporters got violent in Nevada, Debbie Wasserman Schultz is calling the campaign’s response “unacceptable,” while Team Bernie accuses her of “throwing [undue] shade.”
  30. early and often
    Bernie Sanders Campaign Still Suing DNC Over December’s Data DebacleKeeping the lawsuit alive could help ensure the DNC won’t favor Clinton over Sanders.
  31. The DNC Chair Lends a Hand to Payday LendersWasserman Schultz is bravely protecting payday lenders against Elizabeth Warren’s regulatory agency.
  32. early and often
    Bernie Sanders Campaign Regains Access to Their DNC DataAnd the campaign may have finally gotten the “us vs. them” narrative they’ve always wanted.
  33. Bernie Sanders Campaign Suing DNC for Access to Voter DataThe DNC decided to block the senator’s campaign from the important voter data after a breach.
  34. presidential race 2016
    Jim Webb Volunteers to Be First 2016 CandidateAnd they’re off …
  35. oh brooklyn
    If the DNC Comes to Brooklyn, Here Are 12 Events Democrats Should PlanHow to get that “Brooklyn cool.”
  36. bill de blasio’s new york
    Bill de Blasio’s Plan to Take Brooklyn Progressivism NationalHis bid to bring the 2016 DNC to New York is a signal of his ambitions.
  37. instant politics
    A Conservative and a Marxist on Clinton’s Speech“His greatest feat is speaking with such confidence that defies fact-checking.”
  38. Heilemann on Michelle Obama’s Stunning Speech No one realized the heights she has attained as a political performer.
  39. democratic national convention
    DNC Security Threats: Baby Strollers, Magic Markers, and, Yes, FruitThey must’ve heard of Intel Dan’s RNC banana scare.
  40. photo op
    Democrats Still Finding Romney’s $10,000 Bet HilariousThe DNC flew a banner over the Hudson today.
  41. politics
    DNC: Newt Is the Original Tea-PartierEven the Dems think Newt is the front-runner.
  42. early and often
    The Wait Is Over: Tim Kaine Is Running for SenateFlorida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz will replace him at the DNC.
  43. early and awkward
    Obama Hits Up Harlem for a $30K-a-Head FundraiserAnd so it begins.
  44. health carnage
    The DNC’s Health-Care Ad Doesn’t Entirely Make SenseDamn you for ruining the economy, birthers!
  45. joetorious
    Biden Really Knows How to Win Over an AudienceThe veep took a swipe at the Yankees at a Manhattan fund-raiser last night.
  46. early and often
    Tim Kaine to Be Next DNC ChairThe Virginia governor will helm the party into the Age of Obama.
  47. early and often
    So NOW What Is Clinton Gonna Do?Will she fight the Michigan decision at the convention? Is she angling for 2012? Or will she bow out gracefully in the coming days? The country is looking for answers!