Stories tagged: 2020 presidential election
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke raised more than $6 million online during the first 24 hours after he announced his White House bid, the highest first-day number reported by any …
Sun., March 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee says he has no plans to resign his seat while running for president.
Fri., March 15, 2019, 11:52 p.m.
Democratic presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand is trying to connect with voters’ important issues on the ground, or in some cases under, in New Hampshire
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:01 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs presidential primary law.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 1:41 p.m.
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams were meeting privately Thursday in Washington, bringing together two starkly different faces of their party as they both weigh their …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:18 p.m.
The political world may have to wait yet another “few weeks” to learn whether one of the biggest names in Democratic politics is running for president.
Mon., March 11, 2019
In being banned from hosting upcoming primary debates by the Democratic National Committee, Fox is getting what Fox deserves.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
The 2020 circus had arrived at the hipster-techie festival that is South by Southwest.
Sat., March 9, 2019
By cutting Fox News out of the debates entirely, the Democratic National Committee has alienated even the few responsible journalists from that network and given Fox News defenders even more …
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 7:51 p.m.
The Washington House sends Gov. Jay Inslee a bill to change Washington’s presidential primary to March and require voters declare their party affiliation.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said on Monday he’s running for president, casting himself as a can-do uniter who’s used to overcoming adversity and accomplishing liberal goals in a politically …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 5 a.m.
Senate Republicans’ maneuver gave Gov. Jay Inslee a win just as he was announcing his run for president.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Most national pundits questioned Friday whether the Democratic governor’s singular focus on combating global climate change would be enough to make waves in an already-crowded field.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
A partial time line of the key elements in Jay Inslee’s political career.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
Who’s more likely to be the next president: Tom Brady or Jay Inslee? Betting sites place the odds as long for both.
The odds are long on whether Jay Inslee can win the White House in 2020 – if you can find them.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
Jay Inslee makes it official: He’s running for president.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
Inslee’s singular focus on climate change and his experience as a governor could boost his campaign, but the Democratic field is large and his strategy has downsides.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Members of the Electoral College in Washington would lose their position if they voted for someone who didn’t win the presidential election that year, a bill that passed the Senate …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 1:47 p.m.
A Richland city councilman thinks native son Jim Mattis would make a terrific governor or even president. Phil Lemley hopes his neighbors will help push a grassroots campaign to encourage …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 12:33 p.m.
A major Democratic group plans to spend at least $100 million in battleground states during the 2020 election in hopes of denying President Donald Trump a second term.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 12:38 a.m.
Several Democratic presidential candidates are spending the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail, while a Republican has announced he’s creating an exploratory committee for a possible 2020 run.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 12:16 p.m.
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 presidential campaign’s …
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 7:32 p.m.
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren makes bid for the presidency official, grounding her 2020 campaign in a populist call to fight economic inequality and build “an America that works for everyone.”
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren made her bid for the presidency official on Saturday in this working-class city, grounding her 2020 campaign in a populist call to fight economic inequality and …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 1:34 p.m.
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker took a campaign message of social justice to Iowa, where he was visiting with black leaders and gay rights leaders Friday on his first trip …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 4:17 p.m.
Democrat Beto O’Rourke said Tuesday he’ll announce whether he’ll run for president “before the end of the month” and indicated he’s leaning toward a bid even though family considerations could …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Presidential candidates could be required to release their tax returns to appear on the Washington ballot.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren attempted to put an early political stumble behind her by apologizing to the Cherokee Nation for using a DNA test to prove she’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker on Friday declared his bid for the presidency in 2020 with a sweeping call to unite a deeply polarized nation around a “common sense of purpose.”
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 12:43 p.m.
For Starbucks, former CEO Howard Schultz is a hero – and a headache.