Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

Kathleen Rice, D-N.Y., on Friday.

A group of younger House Democrats is leading the charge, saying that the party faces an uphill battle to take back the majority in the chamber as long as Pelosi is the party's public face. "Personally I think it's time for a new generation of leadership in the party".

It's about all they can do. In remarks to The Guardian, Handel said, "The lack of civility in society as a whole, some of it, I believe, is very much fueled by social media and frankly, it's fueled by the fact that journalism is not journalism any more".

Several Democratic representatives, including Ryan, plan on discussing possible efforts to oust Pelosi on a meeting planned for Thursday.

Democrats are still reeling from Hillary Clinton's loss in the presidential election previous year, and this week Democrat Jon Ossoff lost in Georgia's special election to replace former Rep. Tom Price - who is now secretary of Health and Human Services.

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Gingrich was referring to ads run by a GOP super political action committee (PAC) that linked since-defeated Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff, who fell to Karen Handel, to Pelosi.

'I don't think it's fair, ' Ryan told Don Lemon.

BENNETT: That political consolation prize doesn't sit very well with some of the party's rank-and-file members like Congressman Tim Ryan of OH who says coming close isn't good enough.

The apparent effectiveness of such attacks alarmed some fellow Democrats, and they show no signs of letting up. The two candidates together had spent more money on this campaign than on any other House contest in USA history, over US$50 million. There Republican Ralph Norman easily prevailed over Democrat Archie Parnell for a seat formerly held by Republican Mick Mulvaney, now Trump's budget director.

"History is on our side", she said, noting that presidents nearly always lose House seats in their first midterm election.

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"We should stop talking about Trump all the time, and Russian Federation". Tim Ryan said, "You know what?" But Pelosi maintained that familiar GOP strategy only proves she is an asset. Fox News reported that a source close to the House Minority Leader said that the criticism of her does bother her because it's coming from all sides.

Democratic Senator Seth Moulton has said that his party needs to rebrand itself and focus on the future. We don't have either one of those. Do Democrats have a bigger problem than their leadership?

Democrats still managed narrower margins than usual in all four districts, and they hope that bodes well for next year's midterms.

Said Rep. Ed Perlmutter of Colorado: "Closing the gap is great, but it's not good enough, and we have to do better". "We're a family. We're going to have those discussions".

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