Numerous Democrats have already announced or hinted at their candidacy in the 2020 presidential election. For many of them, tax policy, and specifically, increasing how much the very wealthy pay, is a platform priority.
Wednesday's News: President Trump reportedly asked his former acting Attorney General about having one of his allies handle an investigation into him, the ACLU challenges the national emergency in court, and Bernie Sanders faces a different Democratic field in 2020.
Professor Vanessa Tyson, who says Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax sexually assaulted her in 2004, is speaking publicly for the first time since her story came out. She did not address her claim directly Tuesday at Stanford University.
Former Vice President Joe Biden will headline his first public event in about three weeks on Saturday— in Munich, Germany, nearly 5,000 miles from Iowa, site of the 2020 presidential campaign’s first contest.