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Democratic Party

DP Buzz: Party politics

Editor's note: DP Buzz is an interactive feature of the Daily Press Opinion Page. We email weekly questions on issues and topics affecting Peninsula-area citizens. Each week, subscribers can choose whether to weigh in or not with a short answer. Here is a sampling; all responses are posted at To receive DP Buzz questions, email with the subject "DP Buzz." This week's question: Which political party would you prefer to see control the state senate in Richmond? I prefer the Republican Party to remain in charge of the state senate. They seem more in tune with the needs of the state and relate better to its citizens. ...