Category Archives: 2020 election

Would It Be Weird If Biden Didn’t Run?

By Geoffrey Skelley of FiveThirtyEight – Former Vice President Joe Biden is arguably a 2020 front-runner. He has led or tied for the lead in almost every Democratic presidential primary poll he’s appeared in so far. The catch? He isn’t running — at … Continue reading

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Joe Biden says he will decide soon whether to run for president

by Paul Carrel of Reuters TV; Editing by Hugh Lawson – Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, said on Saturday he had not yet decided whether to run for president in 2020 but would do so “in the … Continue reading

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How Amy Klobuchar Could Win The 2020 Democratic Nomination

By Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight – Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced her candidacy for president at a rally in Minneapolis on Sunday, February 10, becoming the fifth Democratic senator1 to launch a campaign. In contrast to some of the big … Continue reading

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‘A recipe for disaster’? Trump’s border emergency drags the GOP into a risky fight ahead of 2020

By Rachael Bade, Sean Sullivan and Josh Dawsey of the Washington Post – President Trump’s decision to unilaterally attempt to build his promised wall at the Mexico border is pulling his party into a tailspin of drama and unease — … Continue reading

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Can A ‘Moderate’ Win The 2020 Democratic Primary?

By Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – If you follow politics through cable news, or via Twitter, you might get the impression that the Democratic Party is dominated by voters who are almost exclusively coastal, liberal, secular, well-educated and relatively … Continue reading

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