2020 Elections

As Democrats Ponder Big Issues, Some Say the Overriding Goal Is Normalcy 2020 Elections
As Democrats Ponder Big Issues, Some Say the Overriding Goal Is Normalcy

WASHINGTON — As they consider their options in the 2020 presidential primary campaigns, some Democrats are calling for expansive proposals to improve health care, fight climate change and control college costs. But many say their top priority is something simpler:... Read More

Death Penalty Opponents Gain Unlikely Allies: Republicans Political News
Death Penalty Opponents Gain Unlikely Allies: Republicans

No one would ever question Dave Danielson’s credentials as a Republican. As a 17-year-old in his home state of New Hampshire, he led a local group of teenage Barry Goldwater supporters in 1964 and went on to vote for every... Read More

Iowa Is Shaking Things Up, and the Ripples May Reach All the Way to the White House Elections
Iowa Is Shaking Things Up, and the Ripples May Reach All the Way to the White House

DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa, that land of corn and political dreams, is planning big changes to its caucus system, and right about now you may be asking: What is a caucus and why should I care? The answer is... Read More

Andrew Gillum’s New Mission: Register 1 Million New Voters and Beat Trump in 2020 2020 Elections
Andrew Gillum’s New Mission: Register 1 Million New Voters and Beat Trump in 2020

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Andrew Gillum, the Democrat who narrowly lost his bid for Florida governor last year, said Wednesday he’s getting back in the political arena for 2020. His mission: Lead an effort to register and engage 1 million... Read More

Kirsten Gillibrand Formally Joins Democratic Race for President 2020 Elections
Kirsten Gillibrand Formally Joins Democratic Race for President

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York formally announced her candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination on Sunday, casting herself as the party’s strongest champion of reversing President Donald Trump’s agenda. Gillibrand, who launched an exploratory committee in January, has been... Read More

In Pete Buttigieg, America Gets a Millennial Candidate for President 2020 Elections
In Pete Buttigieg, America Gets a Millennial Candidate for President

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Like many millennials, Pete Buttigieg created a Facebook account in college. He listened to the Dave Matthews Band in high school. And he met his future husband on the dating app Hinge. So maybe it’s no surprise... Read More

O’Rourke Makes It Official, He's Joining The 2020 Presidential Contest 2020 Elections
O’Rourke Makes It Official, He's Joining The 2020 Presidential Contest
2019-03-14 14:18:51
by Dan McCue

Beto O’Rourke entered the 2020 race for the White House on Thursday, telling supporters ahead of a three-day campaign swing in Iowa that he intends to run "a positive campaign" that will seek to "unite a very divided country" and... Read More

Biden Strongly Hints He’s Getting Into 2020 Presidential Campaign in Union Speech 2020 Elections
Biden Strongly Hints He’s Getting Into 2020 Presidential Campaign in Union Speech

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden gave his strongest signal yet that he will soon get into the 2020 presidential race, speaking to a friendly union audience that greeted him with chants of “Run, Joe, run!” “I appreciate the... Read More

Paul Ryan Breaks Silence With Advice for Democrats on How to Beat Trump 2020 Elections
Paul Ryan Breaks Silence With Advice for Democrats on How to Beat Trump

WASHINGTON — Former Speaker Paul D. Ryan thinks there are some Democrats in the 2020 field who can defeat President Donald Trump in a general election. At a Monday speech in Vero Beach, Fla., Ryan briefly outlined the playbook for... Read More

Democrats Choose Milwaukee As Host City for 2020 Convention 2020 Elections
Democrats Choose Milwaukee As Host City for 2020 Convention
2019-03-11 18:33:35
by Dan McCue

The Democratic National Committee chose Milwaukee, Wisconsin Monday to host its presidential nominating convention in 2020, meaning the party will select its nominee in the heart of the region that sent Donald Trump to the White House two-and-a-half years ago.... Read More

DCCC Announces Major Investment to Solidify Gains, Target Vulnerable Republicans 2020 Elections
DCCC Announces Major Investment to Solidify Gains, Target Vulnerable Republicans
2019-03-07 22:13:34
by Dan McCue

There's no time like the present to solidify the gains the Democrats made in the House during the 2018 midterm elections and target vulnerable Republican seats in 2020. That's the message of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, which on Thursday... Read More

Julian Castro’s Run for President Banks on Latinos, But It’s a Steep Climb to White House 2020 Elections
Julian Castro’s Run for President Banks on Latinos, But It’s a Steep Climb to White House

LOS ANGELES — With more than a dozen Democrats now vying for president, Julian Castro is charting a path unlike any of the others, as his visit to California on Monday made clear. The former San Antonio mayor and Housing... Read More

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