Category Archives: Candidates

What do Democrats Want in a President?

by Stuart Rothenberg of Inside Elections – Democrats have a hoard of hopefuls aiming for their party’s 2020 nomination, so what qualities and characteristics are Democratic primary voters and caucus attendees likely to value? Electability is certainly a factor, but … Continue reading

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Biden closes in on 2020 decision

By Burgess Everett and Heather Caygle of Politico –  Joe Biden is working one of his most important constituencies as he closes in on a decision about running for president: Capitol Hill Democrats. Continue reading…

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For Democratic Presidential Hopefuls, a Trail Paved With Regret

By Amy Walter in the Cook Political Report – The Washington Post’s James Hohmann had a smart insight into the early jockeying for the 2020 Democratic nomination. He noted that many of the early entrants into the race — as … Continue reading

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Kamala Harris Town Hall Draws Record Ratings for CNN

by Rick Porter of the Hollywood Reporter – California Sen. Kamala Harris drew a bigger-than-usual audience to CNN Monday night for her first town hall appearance as a presidential candidate. The presidential hopeful snagged the biggest audience for a single-candidate … Continue reading

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Is This The Rising Republican Who Wants To Be The Alternative To Donald Trump?

By Henry J. Gomez of Buzz Feed – Larry Hogan has John McCain’s speechwriter and an eyebrow-raising visit to Iowa on his calendar. “I certainly think I have something to contribute to the national debate.” Hogan has demonstrated savvy in … Continue reading

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