Image: Earliest Democratic Party; 1837 political caricature, "The modern Balaam and his ass," which uses the Biblical story of Balaam (from the book of Numbers) to satirize the end of the Andrew Jackson presidency. Public domain.
The Next Democratic Debate: 10 In, 10 Out . . . Five More Who Should Go. How’d the Democrats manage to pull off this political liposuction? Bill Whalen, Hoover & Area 45.