Democratic Party
Chairperson Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Florida)
Secretary-General Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (Maryland)
Prime Minister of the United States Barack Obama (Illinois)
Deputy Prime Minister of the United States Joe Biden (Delaware)
Presidential nominee Bernie Sanders (Vermont)
Founded 1828
Preceded by National-Democratic Party
Headquarters 430 South Capitol St. SE,
Washington, D.C., 20003
Student wing College Democrats of America
Youth wing Young Democrats of America
Women's wing National Federation of Democratic Women
Overseas wing Democrats Abroad
Membership  (2012) 43.1 million
Ideology Liberalism
Social liberalism
Political position Centre-left
International affiliation Socialist International
Progressive Alliance
The Democratic Party is one of the major political parties in the United States.