"The Democratic Party is a conservative political party in the United States. Its main opposition comes from the ultra-conservative Republican Party."
- Compared to everywhere that isn't the US. You should look at it as the rest of the world saying "hi" - David Gerard (talk) 22:51, 28 August 2010 (UTC)
- He's right, you know. Name one left or liberal accomplishment of the party since the Civil Rights Acts. ħuman 03:27, 29 August 2010 (UTC)
 Howard Dean
was actually a New Democrat during the 90s. Supported NAFTA and the first Gulf War, fiscal centrist, etc. I suppose he does go in the progressive category since his 2004 run. Secret Squirrel (talk) 22:47, 16 December 2012 (UTC)