Politics Oct 18Clinton implies Russia wants Gabbard as 3rd-party candidate
During a podcast appearance this week on Campaign HQ with David Plouffe, the former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee did not mention the Hawaii congresswoman by name, but said she believes the Russians have "got their eye…
Politics Oct 09WATCH: Joe Biden says Trump should be impeached
Biden said Trump is "shooting holes in the Constitution" by asking foreign powers to interfere in the 2020 election.
Politics Sep 22Booker could end campaign if fundraising doesn’t pick up
Lagging in polling and fundraising, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker said Saturday he may end his run unless donations from supporters increase quickly.
Politics Sep 11O’Rourke reboots campaign, looking to recapture early enthusiasm
Beto O'Rourke is pursuing the go-anywhere, freewheeling style that made him a Democratic star last year while nearly upsetting Sen. Ted Cruz.
Politics Sep 062020 candidates descend on New Hampshire to woo voters
So far in the 2020 campaign, the first-in-the-nation primary state has been more of a destination for lower-tier Democratic presidential candidates than for three of its top contenders. That changes Saturday when the 2020 field descends on Manchester for the…
Politics Jun 30Democrats aren’t shying away from debating Biden’s record
The former vice president is facing criticism from the two black candidates in the contest — Sens. Kamala Harris of California and Cory Booker of New Jersey, who aired his public grievance Sunday at the same time the party’s chairman…
Politics May 28Sanders’ 2020 challenges look a lot like 2016
Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is still struggling with doubts about his electability, worries about support from minority voters and an opponent with deep ties to the party establishment.
Politics Apr 28Nominate a woman? Some Democratic women aren’t so sure
Women are among the party’s most energized and engaged voters. Democrats sent a historic number of women to Congress last year and have a record number of women running for president. But the Oval Office has been elusive, and given…
Politics Apr 232020 Democrats clash over impeachment, felons’ right to vote
California Sen. Kamala Harris joined the call for President Donald Trump's impeachment as five leading Democratic presidential contenders clashed in a series of prime-time town hall meetings that exposed deep divisions in a party desperate to end the Trump presidency.
Politics Apr 22Buttigieg scrambles to turn 2020 buzz into momentum
There are no policy positions on Pete Buttigieg's website. He has virtually no paid presence in the states that matter most. And his campaign manager is a high school friend with no experience in presidential politics.