Democratic National Committee

top institution of the U.S. Democratic Party

The Democratic National Committee (DNC)[1] is a political committee that is a major part of the Democratic Party based in the United States. It is responsible for developing and promoting the party's political platform. The committee also helps assist in fundraising and election strategy. It is also responsible for organizing and running the Democratic National Convention.[2]

Democratic National Committee
FormationMay 26, 1848; 176 years ago (1848-05-26)
Key people
AffiliationsDemocratic Party

Jaime Harrison is the current chairman of the Democratic National Committee, in office since January 2021.[3]



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  2. "Democratic National Committee". Ballotpedia. Retrieved 2023-11-11.
  3. "Leadership". Democrats. Retrieved 2023-11-11.