Politics Oct 18Buttigieg removes attorney from fundraiser after backlash
For months, Buttigieg has faced criticism over his handling of race as mayor of South Bend, Indiana, a city with a history of segregation where decades of simmering tension erupted this summer when a white police officer shot and killed…
Politics Oct 18Biden faces pressure from centrist Dems worried about Warren’s rise
Some Democrats have concerns about the rise of Elizabeth Warren, long viewed by current and former elected officials, big donors and veteran strategists as too liberal to beat Trump.
Politics Oct 16Sanders and Warren stockpile millions more than 2020 rivals
Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have stockpiled millions more than their rivals, including former Vice President Joe Biden, who burned through money at a fast clip over the past three months while posting an anemic fundraising haul.
Politics Oct 01Sanders raises $25 million in 3rd quarter, Buttigieg tops $19 million
The large sums come as both candidates have faced skepticism about their presidential prospects.
Politics Sep 26Trump raises $13 million after Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry
President Donald Trump's repeated trashing of a Democratic impeachment inquiry has helped prompt a flood of campaign cash to bolster his reelection effort.
Politics Sep 03Biden fundraises from lobbyists despite pledge
The roughly $200,000 Biden has accepted from employees of major lobbying firms is far more than any of his rivals has received, according to a review of campaign finance data by The Associated Press.
Politics Aug 29Billionaire Democratic hopeful Steyer releases his taxes
Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer made well over a billion dollars over the last decade from holdings that not only include the hedge fund he founded, but also investments in Chinese private equity firms, tech startups, pharmaceutical companies and nursing…
Politics Aug 29Who made the next presidential debate and who didn’t
To appear on stage in Houston next month, they had to hit 2% in at least four approved public opinion polls while securing 130,000 unique donors.
Politics Aug 28Here are the 2020 candidates likely to miss the September debate
The window to qualify for the next debate is set to close at midnight.
Politics Aug 27Democrats spend big to draw small-dollar donors and make debate stage
A handful of Democratic White House hopefuls are racing against time to qualify for upcoming debates, trying desperately to meet the donor and polling targets.