House Democrats on Thursday erupted into a ‘USA’ chant on the floor after Republicans blocked election security funds. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla., joins Morning Joe to discuss the moment and Democratic messaging.
Ahead of the midterms, House Democrats unveiled the new campaign slogan of ‘For the people.’ Joe Scarborough and Donny Deutsch discuss.
Dismantling ICE has become a rallying cry for far-left Democrats. More moderate members worry it could cost the party seats in the midterms.
‘Republicans are afraid they cannot stop Democrats from making big gains in November, so they’re trying to convince Democrats to stop themselves,’ writes Eugene Robinson. Robinson joins Morning Joe to discuss.
Many Democrats see that now is the time to organize and get out the vote rather than mourn, Joe Scarborough writes in his latest Washington Post column.
A day after Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement, Democratic senators joined demonstrators outside the Supreme Court, promising a spirited fight as President Trump prepares to make his second Supreme Court nomination.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old who’s never held elected office, ousted New York City Congressman Joe Crowley. Crowley had been considered a candidate to become House speaker if Democrats win the majority in November.
Former NAACP President Ben Jealous won the Maryland Democratic nomination for governor on Tuesday. The candidate faces a popular Republican incumbent, Governor Larry Hogan.
Republican Debbie Lesko won the special election for an open house seat from Arizona. She defeated Democrat Hiral Tipirneni by about 5 percentage points. Donald Trump won the district by 21 points in 2016.