Political figures, wars, protests, and scandals have all had a hand in shaping the Democra...

Democratic Party history from the year you were born – Buffalo News

Political figures, wars, protests, and scandals have all had a hand in shaping the Democratic Party's platforms.  Stacker took a look at important developments in the party from 1931 until today through historical records, newspaper accounts, and government archives. From Franklin Delano Roosevelt, elected in 1932, to Joe Biden’s victory over President Donald Trump in 2020, a picture of the party emerges, sometimes changing to meet Americans’ needs and demands, other times reacting to events outside of the United States, wars, and …


 


 

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