Stories tagged: 2020 election
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
They want fundamental change: single-payer health care, debt-free college, environmental protections and the end of big money in politics. But as liberal voters size up the two leading candidates running …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
President Donald Trump has been warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, but recession may be coming before that.
Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 11:36 a.m.
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday ended his longshot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and said he may run for the Senate in 2020 against a Republican considered …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 9:45 p.m.
President Donald Trump sought to reassure his supporters about the state of the U.S. economy despite the stock market volatility and told rallygoers in New Hampshire that their financial security …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
Beto O’Rourke will formally rejoin the presidential race on Thursday, resuming a campaign that has been suspended for nearly two weeks with what he promises will be a “major address …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
More than one in 10 voters could cast ballots on paperless voting machines in the 2020 general election, according to a new analysis, leaving their ballots more vulnerable to hacking.
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 9:49 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidates delight a raucous crowd of voters by largely attacking President Donald Trump rather than each other
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who’s running for reelection, is tying himself as tightly as he can to President Donald Trump
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke is canceling a series of campaign stops in Iowa and will remain in El Paso, Texas, through the weekend as his hometown continues to cope …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has spent more than half his days traveling out of state on the campaign trail in the five months since declaring his candidacy for the Democratic …
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
The ideological divisions gripping the Democratic Party are intensifying as presidential candidates waged an acrimonious battle over health care, immigration and race that tested the strength of early front-runner Joe …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:14 p.m.
California’s Democratic governor signed a law Tuesday requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns to appear on the state’s primary ballot, a move aimed squarely at Republican President Donald …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Deepfake video could threaten elections, but simpler ‘dumbfakes’ may be even worse
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
Democratic presidential hopefuls campaigning on ‘Medicare for All’ grapple with a thorny question: how to pay for it
Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:37 p.m.
Actress Rain Pryor Vane has thrown her hat in the ring for a Baltimore’s City Council seat.
Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Joe Biden’s son Hunter makes 2020 presidential campaign trail debut with his father two weeks after the former vice president praised him for battling through “tough times” including years of …
Wed., July 17, 2019, 11:25 a.m.
With tweets and a vote, President Donald Trump and House Democrats established the sharp and emotionally raw contours of the 2020 election campaigns.
UPDATED: Tue., July 16, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Jay Inslee sits ninth in the large field of Democratic candidates for second quarter donations compiled by CNN.
Tue., July 16, 2019, 11:44 a.m.
Beto O’Rourke stormed into the presidential race arguing his experience growing up along the southern border and a relatively moderate approach to politics would distinguish him in a crowded field.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
A nonprofit foundation set up by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that relied on health care world partnerships to speed a cure for cancer has suspended its operations, it announced …
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
States are buying ‘new’ election systems that will soon be running outdated software that makes it more vulnerable to hacking
Tue., July 9, 2019, 1:19 p.m.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are teaming up on a measure that would designate climate change as an emergency, and they have won early support …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 8:15 p.m.
Amy McGrath, a Marine combat aviator who narrowly lost a House race to an incumbent Republican in Kentucky, has set her sights on an even more formidable target: Senate Majority …
Mon., July 8, 2019, 2:30 p.m.
Democrats in the early presidential contest states of Iowa and Nevada will be able to cast their votes over the telephone instead of showing up at their states’ traditional neighborhood …
Mon., July 8, 2019, 1:22 p.m.
U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell of California is ending his presidential bid, becoming the first candidate in the crowded 2020 Democratic primary to exit the campaign.
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 11:29 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is promising he’ll appoint a teacher as secretary of education
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 11:29 p.m.
Sen. Kamala Harris of California says she raised $12 million in the past three months – roughly equal to what she collected in the first fundraising quarter, which ended on …
UPDATED: Wed., June 26, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee spoke six times during Wednesday’s Democratic debate, largely sticking on topic on his top issue: climate change.
Wed., June 26, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
The first night of the first debate of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary is over, with the first 10 candidates jousting Wednesday night in Miami. Below are some winners and …
Wed., June 26, 2019, 8:31 p.m.
Ten Democrats seeking the presidency tussled on a Miami stage Wednesday night in the opening debate of the 2020 campaign, with 10 more on tap Thursday. A look at some …