2020 Elections

Biden Leads Sanders, O’Rourke in Iowa Democratic Caucus Poll 2020 Elections
Biden Leads Sanders, O’Rourke in Iowa Democratic Caucus Poll

Former Vice President Joe Biden leads the pack among likely Democratic caucusgoers in Iowa, according to a CNN/Des Moines Register poll released Saturday. Read More

House Primaries on the Horizon for Democrats in 2020 2020 Elections
House Primaries on the Horizon for Democrats in 2020

We already know the Democratic presidential primary is going to be crowded and crazy as a few dozen candidates battle for the right to take on President Donald Trump. But at least a handful of 2020 House primaries are... Read More

Senate Has ‘Too Many Embarrassing Uncles,’ McCaskill Says in Farewell Speech U.S. Senate
Senate Has ‘Too Many Embarrassing Uncles,’ McCaskill Says in Farewell Speech

In her final floor speech, Sen. Claire McCaskill said Thursday that her surviving colleagues should stop calling the Senate “the world’s greatest deliberative body” because so much power has been concentrated in the leadership. Read More

Problem Solvers Secure Reforms to House Rules: What Are They and What Do They Mean? U.S. House
Problem Solvers Secure Reforms to House Rules: What Are They and What Do They Mean?
2018-11-30 21:03:09
by TWN Staff

This week members of the Problem Solvers Caucus reached an agreement with Leader Pelosi and Rules Committee Ranking Member McGovern that they assert will help break the partisan gridlock in the U.S. House of Representatives. Read More

Moderate Cheri Bustos Elected to Lead House Democrats’ Re-Election Effort 2020 Elections
Moderate Cheri Bustos Elected to Lead House Democrats’ Re-Election Effort

Rep. Cheri Bustos, a moderate from the Midwest, will lead the Democrats’ campaign arm in the 2020 election and will be one of the few women in House leadership.The Illinois congresswoman was elected to lead the... Read More

Monmouth University Poll Finds Few Americans Expect United States to Become United Spotlight
Monmouth University Poll Finds Few Americans Expect United States to Become United
2018-11-27 23:54:14
by TWN Staff

In a new poll released by Monmouth University this week, most Americans continue to feel that the country is greatly divided on its core values and that it has become more divided since President Donald Trump took office. Read More

Midterms Point to Reshaped Map for 2020 Presidential Campaign 2020 Elections
Midterms Point to Reshaped Map for 2020 Presidential Campaign

The midterm elections reshaped the 2020 presidential campaign landscape by taking some long-standing battlegrounds off the map while adding new swing states, presenting challenges for President Donald Trump and the... Read More

Note to Democrats Pondering a Presidential Run: The Clock is Already Ticking Presidential
Note to Democrats Pondering a Presidential Run: The Clock is Already Ticking

The presidential campaign clock may be ticking, but Bernie Sanders insists it doesn’t rattle him. “I am here in northern Vermont, and people just went through six months of an election, and they are not all that happy to ... Read More

Could Texas Be a 2020 House Battleground? 2020 Elections
Could Texas Be a 2020 House Battleground?

Texas Democrats had their best election in over a decade last week when they flipped at least two Republican-held House seats. But closer margins in other races have boosted party hopes of future gains in the once deep-red Lone Star ... Read More

PPI Releases New National Survey: America's Resilient Center and the Road to 2020 2020 Elections
PPI Releases New National Survey: America's Resilient Center and the Road to 2020
2018-11-14 14:11:22
by TWN Staff

Today, the Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) released a new national survey, "America's Resilient Center and the Road to 2020." In issuing the survey's findings PPI said, "The next two years present a do-or-die chance for progressive leaders to build upon and ... Read More

West Virginia’s Richard Ojeda Forms Presidential Committee Presidential
West Virginia’s Richard Ojeda Forms Presidential Committee

On the heels of his losing congressional bid, West Virginia state Sen. Richard Ojeda has filed to run for the Democratic nomination for president. Ojeda filed paperwork Sunday night with the Federal Election Commission creating a principal campaign committee with ... Read More

The Potential 2020 Democratic Presidential Contenders to Watch 2020 Elections
The Potential 2020 Democratic Presidential Contenders to Watch

The 2020 race is on. Without a clear front-runner, Democrats are bracing for the possibility of their largest presidential field in recent memory. As many as 30 contenders, ranging from former candidates to current officeholders... Read More

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