Category Archives: Democrats

Beto O’Rourke, a Democratic darling in 2018, struggling on national stage

Chris Kahn of Reuters – Beto O’Rourke, the former Texas congressman who nearly won a U.S. Senate seat last year in the reliably conservative state, is struggling in his White House bid and has lost support from young voters and … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democrats

Where Democrats And Republicans Live In Your City

Rachael Dottle of FiveThirtyEight – Republicans and Democrats tend not to live side-by-side, even when they live in the same city. Continue reading…

Posted in Democrats, FiveThirtyEight

Trump backers applaud Warren in heart of MAGA country

Alex Thompson of Politico – It was a startling spectacle in the heart of Trump country: At least a dozen supporters of the president — some wearing MAGA stickers — nodding their heads, at times even clapping, for liberal firebrand … Continue reading

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Would Democrats Really Face A Backlash If They Impeached Trump?

Perry Bacon Jr. of FivethirtyEight – Some rank-and-file congressional Democrats favor starting impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Even Democrats who don’t favor impeachment, such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, have suggested that Trump’s behavior could be impeachment-worthy, pointing to his … Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Controversial, Democrats, Donald Trump, Impeachment

Everyone’s Running — And That Could Be Dangerous For The Democrats

By Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight – When the field gets big, the primaries get weird. The size of the field usually does tell us a lot about how the primary will play out. See the article…

Posted in 2020 election, Candidates, Democrats