I think the best ranking of congresspeople from conservative to liberal is that done by VoteView - the only problem is they are always a congress behind. But, per their rankings: In the 112th House the 10 most conservative Democrats were: Shul...
You would have to define conservative first. It’s changed dramatically over the past decades and what once was considered conservative is much farther right than it used to be. The democratic party is pretty inclusive and has people with a variety...
The modern view of a conservative Democrat is a Democrat who is fiscally conservative, with a moderate or conservative foreign policy, but with varying views on social or civil policy. Some members of the progressive wing [clarification needed] of the Democratic Party apply the term "Democrat in name only" (DINO) to conservative Democrats.
Are there any true "Conservative" Democrats in Congress Posted by msukb79 on 4/25/10 at 8:48 pm 0 0 Im a moderate Republican, and one of my coworkers is a hard core right wing Conservative, and we were talking recently about Congress.
It's OK to be registered a Democrat/Liberal and like something from the Republican/Conservative side. I am registered Democrat and I do like some of the Republican Party Platform. I can't understand why there is so much bashing here on Yahoo Answers...I believe there is good on both sides.
'Conservative democrat' sounds like an oxymoron, but such a faction has existed in the Democratic party since 1944. Juxtapositioned with their democratic beliefs, the so called
Are there any Democrats left in political office that can be described as flat out conservative? I don't necessarily mean those who are not actively "liberal" or those that are "centrist", but those with a platform that would be largely compatable with conservative politics in the United States.
A Blue Dog Democrat is a member of Congress who is moderate or more conservative in their voting record and political philosophy than other, more liberal, Democrats in the House and Senate. The Blue Dog Democrat, however, has become an increasingly rare breed in American politics as voters and elected officials become more partisan and ...
A conservative Democrat is a member of the Democratic Party in the United States who holds conservative views on social or economic issues. Conservative Democrats are extremely rare today, if any exist at all. However, despite that party's longstanding reputation as a liberal political party, the Democratic Party had a conservative wing for much of its history.
The Blue Dog Coalition, commonly known as the Blue Dogs or Blue Dog Democrats, is a caucus of United States Congressional Representatives from the Democratic Party who identify as fiscally-responsible, centrist Democrats. The caucus professes a pragmatic approach to governance, an independence from leadership of both parties, and a mission of fiscal responsibility and promoting national defense.