2020 Elections

2020 Democratic Candidates Defend Kamala Harris Against Donald Trump Jr., Birtherism 2020 Elections
2020 Democratic Candidates Defend Kamala Harris Against Donald Trump Jr., Birtherism

Like father, like son. Donald Trump Jr. took up his dad’s mantle and reignited familiar birtherism attacks, this time against Kamala Harris. “I’m so sick of people robbing American Blacks (like myself) of our history. It’s disgusting. Now using it... Read More

Supreme Court Agrees to Decide Whether White House Can End DACA Immigration
Supreme Court Agrees to Decide Whether White House Can End DACA
2019-06-28 20:41:50
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - A day after ending their current term with a pair of controversial opinions, the U.S. Supreme Court said Friday it will decide next year whether the Trump administration can shut down Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a program... Read More

Democratic Debate: Candidates Tackle Immigration, Taxes, Climate Change and Guns 2020 Elections
Democratic Debate: Candidates Tackle Immigration, Taxes, Climate Change and Guns

MIAMI — Ten Democratic White House hopefuls found broad consensus Wednesday night on a range of issues — guns, immigration, climate change — reserving the full measure of their contempt and their harshest put-downs for President Donald Trump. There were... Read More

Eight Takeaways From Night 1 of the Democratic Debate 2020 Elections
Eight Takeaways From Night 1 of the Democratic Debate

MIAMI — The first Democratic debate wasn’t an easy place for a breakout moment, with 10 candidates on the stage. But the contenders tried nonetheless, as they argued — mostly politely but sometimes cantankerously — about how far left to... Read More

Democrats’ Presidential Hopefuls Jockey to Outdo One Another With Pre-Debate Promises 2020 Elections
Democrats’ Presidential Hopefuls Jockey to Outdo One Another With Pre-Debate Promises

WASHINGTON — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders burnished his socialist bona fides — and sought to one-up progressive rival Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts — with a $1.6 trillion plan to pay off all the country’s college debt, an idea that... Read More

Democrat Sara Gideon Is Challenging Maine’s Susan Collins 2020 Elections
Democrat Sara Gideon Is Challenging Maine’s Susan Collins

WASHINGTON — Maine state House Speaker Sara Gideon is running against Sen. Susan Collins, one of Senate Republicans’ most vulnerable incumbents in 2020. The Democrat, who had long been expected to run but was waiting until the end of the... Read More

Democratic 2020 Field Picks Up a Second Joe As Sestak Jumps In 2020 Elections
Democratic 2020 Field Picks Up a Second Joe As Sestak Jumps In

Former two-term Representative Joe Sestak of Pennsylvania announced this weekend he’s joining the crowded field vying for the Democratic 2020 presidential nomination. The former U.S. Navy admiral, who served in Congress until 2011, previously made two unsuccessful runs for the... Read More

Andrew Yang Promotes “Human-Centered Capitalism” as Antidote to America’s Woes 2020 Elections
Andrew Yang Promotes “Human-Centered Capitalism” as Antidote to America’s Woes
2019-06-21 20:30:59
by TWN Staff

Candidate: Andrew Yang State of Residence: New York Campaign Website: https://www.yang2020.com [caption id="attachment_9334" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Entrepreneur and Democratic presidential candidate for 2020 Andrew Yang meets local Woodbury County, Iowa, Democrats and members of the Truman Club in February 2019 in... Read More

Self-Help Guru Marianne Williamson Thinks America Needs a Moral and Spiritual Awakening 2020 Elections
Self-Help Guru Marianne Williamson Thinks America Needs a Moral and Spiritual Awakening
2019-06-21 20:28:14
by TWN Staff

Candidate: Marianne Williamson State of Residence: California Campaign Website: https://www.marianne2020.com [caption id="attachment_9335" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson addresses the Moral Action Congress of the Poor People's Campaign June 17, 2019 at Trinity Washington University in Washington, DC.... Read More

“I Have a Plan for That.” Elizabeth Warren’s Quest to Tackle America’s Challenges 2020 Elections
“I Have a Plan for That.” Elizabeth Warren’s Quest to Tackle America’s Challenges
2019-06-21 20:26:43
by TWN Staff

Candidate: Elizabeth Warren State of Residence: Massachusetts Campaign Website: https://elizabethwarren.com [caption id="attachment_9337" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) waves to the audience during the Black Economic Alliance Forum on June 15, 2019 in Charleston, S.C. The Black... Read More

Roy Moore Running Again for Senate in Alabama 2020 Elections
Roy Moore Running Again for Senate in Alabama

WASHINGTON — Roy Moore, who lost a 2017 special election following allegations of sexual misconduct, announced Thursday that he is once again making a run for the Senate. Moore joins a number of Republicans already vying for their party’s nomination... Read More

Trump, Canada's Trudeau Talk Trade and China at White House Meeting Trade
Trump, Canada's Trudeau Talk Trade and China at White House Meeting
2019-06-20 22:53:37
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House Thursday, to talk trade and their respective issues with China on a day otherwise dominated by concerns over an escalation in hostilities between the U.S.... Read More

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