Stories tagged: 2020 election
Mon., Oct. 21, 2019, 12:55 p.m.
The Weather Channel is moving beyond cold fronts and heat waves to wade into the politics of climate change, with a special planned for early next month that includes interviews …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 11:15 a.m.
Elizabeth Warren repeatedly came under attack during the Democratic presidential debate as rivals accused the Massachusetts senator of ducking questions about the cost of Medicare for All and her signature …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 11:44 a.m.
The founder of #MeToo is using the second anniversary of the movement to launch a new effort intended to mobilize voters heading into the 2020 election.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
A dozen Democratic presidential candidates will meet on Tuesday for the most crowded presidential debate in modern history. But it’s the three leading candidates – Biden, Sanders and Warren – …
Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 1:02 p.m.
Minnesota Democrats, Muslims and other groups condemned President Donald Trump on Friday for criticizing the state for welcoming so many Somali refugees, and they called out Republican leaders for failing …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 3:23 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is saying for the first time that President Donald Trump must be impeached for abusing the powers of his office to help his own reelection.
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
Prominent friends and supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., say he should cut back on his relentless campaign pace and speak openly about his recent heart attack when he returns …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had a heart attack, his campaign confirmed Friday as the Vermont senator was released from a Nevada hospital.
Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 12:06 p.m.
After mass shootings in Ohio and Texas this summer, gun control burst back on the scene as a major political issue for Democrats. Now it risks taking a back seat …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Bernie Sanders’ campaign said Wednesday that the Democratic presidential candidate had a heart procedure for a blocked artery and was canceling events and appearances “until further notice.“
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 12:36 p.m.
Bernie Sanders reported Tuesday that he raised $25.3 million over the last three months, the largest quarterly sum a Democratic White House hopeful has posted this year and an amount …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
Democratic presidential hopeful Cory Booker is losing a key staff asset in the critical early-voting state of South Carolina.
Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 8:11 p.m.
Trump has said repeatedly that he is in “no rush” to wrap up the deals. But negotiations take time. He is nearly three years into his presidency and the 2020 …
Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
As China and the U.S. near a new round of trade talks, President Donald Trump said Friday he doesn’t feel he needs to secure an agreement before next year’s election.
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 3:23 p.m.
A Republican congressman in California said Tuesday he won’t run for re-election next year, making him the 18th GOP incumbent to bow out of the U.S. House of Representatives now …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
President Donald Trump rarely passes up the chance to throw a sharp elbow at left-leaning California but he’s more than happy to cash in there with a lunch-dinner-breakfast-lunch fundraising blitz …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
Visiting a black church bombed by the Ku Klux Klan during the civil rights era, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden framed current racial tensions as part of an enduring struggle …
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 11:32 a.m.
President Donald Trump is set to raise more than $15 million this week during a two-day California fundraising swing.
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 11:31 a.m.
Elizabeth Warren has released a proposal aimed at government corruption, providing a detailed policy roadmap for a fight she says is at the core of her presidential campaign.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Beto O’Rourke was back at Keene State College, but the large crowd that flocked to see him six months ago was not. Far removed from the whirlwind opening days of …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
Details about the Sept. 29 event are scant, but it’s the first scheduled fundraiser by a candidate for president in 2020 scheduled in Spokane.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 10:46 a.m.
Pledging to “root out corruption in politics,” Jon Ossoff, a former long-shot congressional candidate who rose to prominence two years ago riding a wave of dissatisfaction with Washington, says he’s …
Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
The House Judiciary Committee is escalating its impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, preparing a vote as soon as next Wednesday to establish procedures
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
When President Donald Trump levied tariffs on China that scrambled global markets, farmer Randy Miller was willing to absorb the financial hit. Even as the soybeans in his fields about …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 4:38 p.m.
Facing health challenges, Republican Sen. Johnny Isakson of Georgia said Wednesday he will retire at year’s end, a departure that sets up a rare election in November 2020 when both …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 4:12 p.m.
Struggling Democratic presidential candidates braced for bad news Wednesday with the window to qualify for the next debate set to close at midnight, a near impossible deadline for many to …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is making a faith-based appeal to voters, evident by regular references to his Christian beliefs.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who made fighting climate change the central theme of his presidential campaign, announced Wednesday night that he is ending his bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination. …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 12:37 p.m.
No, your eyes aren’t playing tricks on you. One of the women pictured above is Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the 70-year-old Massachusetts Democrat with presidential aspirations. The person shaking her hand …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 12:44 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro said Tuesday that he has qualified for the next presidential debates, reaching a polling threshold for the round taking place in September in Houston.