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President Obama: 'Democrats will win in November'

President Obama: 'Democrats will win in November'

President Barack Obama urged House Democrats gathered in Baltimore on Thursday to approach this election year confident in their chances for success, and vowed to use the waning days of his presidency to cement their legacy as well as his own.

In a subtle reference to the increasingly lively Democratic primary underway to choose his party's nominee, Obama dismissed what he described as attempts by the news media to accentuate divisions within the party, and he broadly criticized the Republican field as "cynical" and presenting the nation as being in decline.

"I'm not worried about this party staying united," the president told the lawmakers during remarks...

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