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.
Blue Dog Democrats. The Blue Dog Coalition was created in 1995 to represent the commonsense middle of the Democratic Party. Blue Dogs advocate for mainstream American values, a commitment to fiscal responsibility, and a strong national defense.
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 ...
The updated membership list for the influential conservative Democratic group, the Blue Dog Coalition, is available below. Progressive bloggers, who pound the group mercilessly, have been searching for an updated list of members online. By popular demand, then, we asked Blue Dog spokesperson Kristen Hawn to forward the list to the Huffington Post.
This is a List of members of the Blue Dog Coalition.. The co-chairs of the Blue Dog Coalition for the 116th Congress are U.S. Representatives Anthony Brindisi (NY-22), Lou Correa (CA-46), Stephanie Murphy (FL-07), and Tom O'Halleran (AZ-01). The chair of the Blue Dog PAC, the Coalition's political organization, is Rep. Kurt Schrader. Rep.
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Blue Dog Democrats. 6,932 likes · 8 talking about this. The 27 conservative and moderate Democrats of the Blue Dog Coalition represent the sensible...
Blue Dog Democrats is a coalition of United States Congressional Representatives who are members of the Democratic Party.They were the Southern Democrats who stayed loyal to the party after the parties flipped. It currently has 26 seats. Blue Dogs are noted for promoting fiscal conservatism (balanced budgets, tax reductions, decreased spending, smaller government) while also being socially ...
The Blue Dogs want to bark again, maybe even bite one day. Four years ago, they were the most influential voting bloc on Capitol Hill, more than 50 House Democrats pulling their liberal colleagues ...
Democrats picked up six House seats in November — and four of them went to Blue Dog Democrats. The 2016 election didn’t offer Democrats a lot of bright spots, but they did gain six seats in ...