Category Archives: Democrats

More than 1600 attend Buttigieg Iowa event that expected 50

from Morgan Gstalter of The Hill – More than 1,600 people attended a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg in Des Moines, Iowa, yesterday, May 16, after it was originally supposed to be a 50 person meet-and-greet.  The candidate has surged … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats, Gender, The Hill

If Biden Runs, They’ll Tear Him Up

By Peggy Noonan in the Wall Street Journal – The old Democratic Party was warm, like him. The new one rising is colder, less human and divisive. Continue reading…

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats, Joe Biden

Three things to look for in 2020 presidential fundraising

By Fredreka Schouten of CNN – Sunday marked the end of the first fundraising quarter of the 2020 campaign, offering an early picture of the financial strength of the Democrats jockeying to face President Donald Trump in the general election. … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats, Donald Trump, Fundraising

The Fight About the Electoral College Is About More Than the Electoral College

from Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report – There’s nothing new about calls to replace the Electoral College with a national popular vote. Until recently, partisans on both sides supported a constitutional amendment to do such a thing. Frustration … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats, Elections, Republicans, Washington Post

What More Than 40 Years Of Early Primary Polls Tell Us About 2020

By Geoffrey Skelley of FiveThirtyEight – How much can we learn from early primary polls? Back in 2011, FiveThirtyEight Editor-in-chief Nate Silver set out to answer this question and found that early national polling is at least somewhat predictive of … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Candidates, Democrats, Demographics, FiveThirtyEight, Political parties, polls, Republicans