A September Quinnipiac University poll found that 40% of black Democratic and Democratic-leaning participants backed Mr. Biden, down slightly from August but higher than any other candidate’s support in that group. Biden campaign officials say his strength with black voters proves he can rally a diverse coalition in 2020 to beat Mr. Trump.
Elizabeth Warren has been on a steady upward trajectory for six months, raising big money from small donors, drawing huge crowds, and rising from also-ran to top-tier. And a new Iowa poll has her in first place. But now she’s a target.
Tensions are building within the House Democratic Caucus over the Judiciary Committee's march toward impeachment, with Democrats again at odds over their messaging and strategy during a crucial time facing their majority.
The top two Democrats in Congress, seeking to ramp up pressure on Republicans to pass legislation extending background checks to all gun buyers, told President Trump on Sunday that they would join him at the White House for a “historic signing ceremony at the Rose Garden” if he agreed to the measure.