There is no Democratic Party in the US, it’s the Democrat party. I really hate it when people refer to the Democrats as Democratic which infers that they are democratic.
I hear it all the time in the media, the refer to a Democrat senator as the Democratic senator from so and so, or a bill submitted by the Democrat Party as a bill submitted by the Democratic Party. It’s not just a pet peeve, it is misleading.
The Democrat Party would be more correctly referred to as the Communistic, or Socialistic, or Liberal, or Progressive Party than the Democratic Party!
By:Mark Tapscott | 01/25/11 12:11 AM
It's unlikely that Howard Dean intended to expose one of his party's greatest weaknesses in August 2009 when he explained why Obamacare could not include a tort reform provision that experts said could save up to $400 billion in health care costs.
Speaking at a Northern Virginia town hall meeting, the former Democratic presidential candidate and Democratic National Committee chairman stunned many in the nation's capitol with these unexpected words:
"Here's why tort reform is not in the bill. When you go to pass a really enormous bill like that, the more stuff you put into it, the more enemies you make. And the reason the tort reform is not in the bill is because the people who wrote it did not want to take on the trial lawyers in addition to everyone else they were taking on and that is the plain and simple truth."
Dean's admission was especially shocking because…