The New Democrat Coalition, which was founded in 1997, is dedicated to maintaining America’s standing as the world’s strongest, most successful nation.  The New Dems are a key group of democratic legislators who are working hard to address some of the most pressing issues of the day. The New Dems believe firmly in the power of American ingenuity and innovation, and our work is focused on finding ways to foster and harness this creativity so it leads to new American jobs, greater economic prosperity, and a safer and more secure future for our country.