Stories tagged: 2020 presidential 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 …
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
The central message of Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign is that the economy is working for the very wealthy but it is not working for ordinary Americans. Unfortunately for her, …
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 …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
Beto O’Rourke, innovative for interpreting a failed Senate campaign as a steppingstone to the presidency, is now famous for (1) his use of profanity on the campaign trail, (2) his …
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 – …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 11:53 a.m.
President Donald Trump has received more campaign contributions from Washington and Spokane-area residents than any Democratic candidate still in the 2020 race.
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
The failure to focus on the issue of the Supreme Court is an atrocious oversight on the part of the networks that have aired and moderated the Democratic presidential candidate …
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 9:33 p.m.
Hunter Biden is stepping down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm.
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.
Sun., Sept. 22, 2019
The latest smear on Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is a disaster for Democrats, and everyone seems to know it except the party’s presidential candidates.
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.
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.
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019
For the love of heaven, people, please stop saying “electability.”
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday demanded that Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh be investigated or impeached in response to a new allegation that he exposed himself to a …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019
Watching the Democratic presidential debate Thursday night left one clear impression: Donald Trump won.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
With 20 candidates still in the running for the party’s nomination for president in 2020, most local members of the party are unwilling at this point to throw their support …
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.
Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
Linda McMahon is President Donald Trump’s anointed fundraising chief. And she wants all deep-pocketed Republicans to know it.