But it may not be good for the democratic Party, at least if success is measured by electoral victories.
“He is a superior debater,” says Paul Begala, the democratic strategist from Texas.
Tim Geithner had to explain to democratic senators how marginal tax rates work?
In the spring of 1976, when Mark was 12, Sargent Shriver conceded defeat in his race for the democratic presidential nomination.
Gillibrand was a member of the class of 2006 that swept the democratic Party to the majority in Congress.
It has crept in as an infiltration, as one might call it, from the democratic system.
It is a feature of our democratic form of government—thanks be!
Just as in England the people are too democratic for the government, in India the government is too democratic for the people.
He was an aristocrat, and he did not understand the democratic individualism of the men about him.
Why should the democratic party lay claim to any anti-trust glory?
c.1600, from French démocratique, from Medieval Latin democraticus, from Greek demokratikos "of or for democracy; favoring democracy," from demokratia (see democracy). Earlier was democratian (1570s).
As a political faction name, from 1790 in reference to France. U.S. political usage (with a capital D) attested from c.1800. The party originally was the Anti-Federal party, then the Democratic-Republican (Democratic for short). It formed among those opposed to extensive powers for the U.S. federal government. The name of the party was not formally shortened to Democratic until 1829. Democratic socialism is attested from 1849.