How to Watch the CNN and Des Moines Register Democratic Debate

With the debate coming up on Tuesday this week, here's all the information you need heading into the first Democratic presidential primary debate of 2020. The narratives have been morphing over the past few...

Are Sanders and Warren Going to War?

Dueling stories in Politico suggest that the gloves may come off in Tuesday’s Democratic Primary Debate. One says that Bernie Sanders' campaign is beginning to attack Elizabeth Warren, as elitist. Another says that Warren...

Marianne Williamson Drops Out of 2020 Presidential Race

We all knew it was coming, right? Oh, you didn't know Williamson was still running? Well, she is, or at least, she was, until today. There's no surprise here. One media outlet described her candidacy...

South Carolina Poll: Tom Steyer Surges to Second Place Behind Biden

In our story on Thursday about polls in New Hampshire showing Biden losing support, we mentioned the total lack of polls coming out of South Carolina since early December. No sooner did that story...

New Hampshire Poll: Buttigieg, Sanders, Biden in Three-Way Tie

As if Iowa couldn't look any tighter, things aren't much different across the country in New Hampshire where a new poll from Monmouth University puts the race in nearly a four-way tie between Pete...

January Democratic Debate: Moderators, Start Time, and How to Watch

It appears that CNN has finally gotten around to providing more details for the upcoming Democratic debate on January 14, set at Drake University, in Des Moines, Iowa. The event is being co-sponsored by...

Did 2019 Even Matter For Democrats? Primary Polls Remain Almost Unchanged

Now that we're staring down the Iowa caucuses in February, it's worthwhile to look at where this race started from a year ago in January of 2019. Back then, the unannounced candidacy of Joe...

Democratic Primary: Bloomberg Ties Elizabeth Warren in National Poll

Is the billionaire boom really happening? If you've watched a television anywhere in the country for the past few weeks, you've probably seen at least one commercial for former New York City mayor Michael...

CBS/YouGov: Bernie Sanders Tops New Hampshire With 3-Way Tie in Iowa

The Iowa caucuses are less than thirty days away now in early February followed by the New Hampshire primary days behind it, and Bernie Sanders seems to be riding high in both contests. Iowa...

Why is Mayor Pete So Hated by His Peers?

He should be the darling of young liberals. He’s physically attractive. He’s young. He’s energetic. He’s gay. Sounds like someone young people would want to fight for, but “Mayor Pete” Buttigieg (former mayor as...

Bernie Sanders Blows Away Field With 4th Quarter Fundraising Total (Updated)

With an average donation size of $18.53, the feat that Sen. Bernie Sanders pulled off in the fourth quarter of 2019 in terms of fundraising is quite impressive. At first, it looked like Mayor...

Julian Castro Drops Out of 2020 Presidential Race

It has been confirmed today that former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro has dropped out of the presidential race and officially suspended his campaign. Castro has struggled in recent months to gain...

January Democratic Debate: Just Six Candidates On Stage

The January Democratic debate is coming up shortly and with tighter qualification rules in place, there could be just five candidates standing on stage in Iowa on January 14. The first Democratic primary debate...

Fixing The Presidential Primary Process—Is It Broken?

The clunky and somewhat outdated process of how major parties select their presidential nominees is often criticized for being out of touch with modern politics. Beyond the caucus and primary voting itself, which often...