The NEW DEMOCRAT NETWORK is an American think tank that promotes "centrist " Democratic candidates. NDN is a 501(c)(4) membership organization that functions in conjunction with its two subsidiary organizations, the NDN Political Fund, a non-federal political organization (527 ), and NDN PAC, a federal political action committee .
* 1 Founding * 2 Involvement in the 2004 presidential election * 3 Current efforts * 4 See Also * 5 References * 6 External links
NDN is led and was founded by
Simon Rosenberg in 1996 after his split
Democratic Leadership Council
INVOLVEMENT IN THE 2004 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION
NDN claims that it uses a more technologically modern and grassroots
participatory approach to its activities than the DLC. The NDN, while
not supporting or embracing 2004 Democratic presidential primary
In 2004, Rosenberg announced his candidacy for Chairman of the
Democratic National Committee
NDN is currently in the midst of launching two of its premier initiatives for the coming election years: the New Politics Institute (NPI) and the Hispanic Project.
In 2003 and 2004, the
Hispanic Project produced more than twenty
* ^ Feldmann, Linda (8 February 2011). "Group for centrist Democrats runs out of money. Does it matter?". Christian Science Monitor. Retrieved 20 July 2012.