List of state parties of the Democratic Party (United States)

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This is a list of the official state and territorial party organizations of the Democratic Party.

Democratic Party
Chairperson Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL)
President of the United States Barack Obama (IL)
Vice President of the United States Joe Biden (DE)
Senate leader Harry Reid (Minority Leader) (NV)
House leader Nancy Pelosi (Minority Leader) (CA)
Chair of Governors Association Steve Bullock (MT)[1]
Founded 1828
Preceded by Democratic-Republican Party
Headquarters 430 South Capitol St. SE,
Washington, D.C., 20003
Student wing College Democrats of America
Youth wing Young Democrats of America
Membership  (2012) 43.1 million[2]
Ideology Modern American liberalism[3][4]
Social liberalism[5]
Progressivism[6]
Third Way[7]
International affiliation Progressive Alliance[8][9][10]
Colors      Blue
Seats in the Senate
44 / 100
Seats in the House
188 / 435
Governorships
18 / 50
State Upper House Seats
832 / 1,972
State Lower House Seats
2,344 / 5,411
Website
www.democrats.org
Politics of United States
Political parties
Elections

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Montana's Steve Bullock to lead Democratic governors - OnPolitics". OnPolitics. Retrieved January 19, 2015. 
  2. ^ Samuel Kernell, Gary C. Jacobson, and Thad Kousser. "Background of Political Parties in the United States". ProCon.org. Retrieved November 9, 2012. 
  3. ^ Arnold, N. Scott (2009). Imposing values: an essay on liberalism and regulation. Florence: Oxford University Press. p. 3. ISBN 0-495-50112-3. Modern liberalism occupies the left-of-center in the traditional political spectrum and is represented by the Democratic Party in the United States. 
  4. ^ "President Obama, the Democratic Party, and Socialism: A Political Science Perspective". The Huffington Post. 2012-06-29. Retrieved 2015-01-09. 
  5. ^ Paul Starr. "Center-Left Liberalism". princeton.edu. Retrieved 2014-06-09. 
  6. ^ "The Left's Quiet Advance in Democratic Primaries". theatlantic.com. 2013-06-19. Retrieved 2014-06-22. 
  7. ^ Burnett, Bob. "Clinton vs. Warren: Problem or Opportunity?". http://www.huffingtonpost.com/. 
  8. ^ "Progressive Alliance Participants". Progressive Alliance. 
  9. ^ "Activities and Structure of the Progressive Alliance". The coordination of the Progressive Alliance activities will be based on a rotation system between the member parties. 
  10. ^ "Sozialdemokraten gründen weltweites Netzwerk" (in German). spiegel.de. 2013-05-22. Retrieved 2014-12-31.