Can This Man Defeat Lunatic Republican Steve King?

–JD Scholten, Democratic candidate in the 4th Congressional District of Iowa, joins David to discuss his campaign, running against incumbent Republican Steve King, and much more -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman -Follow…

Randy Bryce wins Democratic primary in Paul Ryan’s home district

Randy Bryce has won the Democratic primary in Wisconsin’s first district, beating public school teacher Cathy Myers. The district is currently represented by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), who announced his retirement earlier this year. Bryce shot to national prominence last June, when his announcement…

Ilhan Omar wins primary to replace Keith Ellison in Minnesota’s fifth district

Ilhan Omar has won the Democratic primary in Minnesota’s House race to replace Rep. Keith Ellison. Omar, a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, was the first Somali-American legislator in the United States. The district has been safely Democratic for decades, making a victory…

Christine Hallquist wins primary, becomes first transgender gubernatorial nominee

Gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist has won Vermont’s Democratic primary race, becoming the first openly transgender gubernatorial candidate from a major political party in the United States. At the time of publication, she was leading the four-person pack by about 25 percent. She will face incumbent…

Corporate Dems Plan Social Media Censorship & Troll Campaign For Midterms

Democratic leaders fearful of potential Russian interference and burned by recent conservative success on social media have begun a new effort to win the midterm election battle on platforms such as Facebook and Twitter. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the party organization in charge of…

GOP congressman wants to kill single payer by scaring seniors

Jared Golden, a Democratic member of the Maine House of Representatives who is running for Congress, supports Medicare-for-All. As made obvious by the very phrase “Medicare-for-All,” Golden wants to extend Medicare-style health coverage to every American. If you currently have Medicare, Golden thinks you should…

DNC under fire from environmental groups for reversing ban on fossil fuel donations

On Friday, August 10, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) overwhelmingly passed a resolution, sponsored by DNC Chairman Tom Perez, that reverses its recently adopted ban on accepting donations from fossil fuel companies’ political organizations. The original resolution was widely hailed by environmental and climate activists…

Hawaii governor prevails over Democratic challenger — despite missile attack false alarm

Hawaii’s governor survived a scare from his Democratic challenger – and moved beyond a potentially career-ending political jeopardy over a false nuclear missile alert earlier this year – to win his state’s Democratic primary late Saturday. Governor David Ige officially becomes his party’s standard-bearer for…

Caller: Does Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Actually Know Stuff?

–Caller discusses progressive Democratic candidates like Alexandria Ocasio Cortez -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman -Follow the show on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davidpakmanshow/ -Discuss on our subreddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/thedavidpakmanshow/ -Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow -Get your TDPS Gear: http://www.davidpakman.com/gear…