Democrats Fume Over Howard Schultz’s Possible Presidential Run

Howard Schultz, the former CEO of Starbucks, announced on Sunday during a broadcast of '60 Minutes' that he was actively exploring an independent run for the presidency in 2020. Schultz leans to the left on...
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Is Kamala Harris Already the 2020 Democratic Front-Runner?

The alternate headline here could be something about how well the campaign of California Sen. Kamala Harris has been able to push the "front-runner" narrative over the past several days. Since appearing on Good...

We Could See a Bernie-Hillary Rematch in 2020

Never say never, according to sources close to Hillary Clinton when asked about whether the former Secretary of State is considering launching a 2020 presidential campaign. Various news outlets have been reporting over the...

Shutdown: What Happened and Why?

Now that the government shutdown is over (except for the long startup), let’s do a post-mortem. What are the results of the shutdown? Why did Donald Trump cave, give in, or strategically retreat (depending...

Trump: Government to Reopen With No Border Wall Funding

On Friday afternoon, news broke that an agreement had been reached by both parties to halt the partial government shutdown for three weeks, until Feb. 15, while the issue of border security and funding...

Senate to Vote on Two Funding Bills Thursday

Senate leader Mitch McConnell has finally gotten back to work, and the government shutdown could be over by the end of the week. As we noted before, our system is designed to have the...

Dump Trump? Dispense With Pence? Hail Haley?

With all the Democrats and Republicans lining up to challenge Donald Trump in 2020, we may not have noticed all the subplots. For instance, what if the GOP dumps Trump in favor of Mike...
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Kamala Harris Officially Running for President

We reported previously that California Sen. Kamala Harris (D) would soon be entering the presidential pool and on Monday she made it official. Harris made the announcement on social media and said an official kickoff will...
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Another Popular Republican Who Could Challenge Trump in 2020

In an earlier article, we discussed a dozen Republicans who might challenge Donald Trump in 2020. But we now have a new possible challenger. That’s Larry Hogan, a Republican Governor who was easily re-elected...

Will Trump Be Re-Elected in 2020?

Democrats are coming out of the woodwork to run against President Trump, and we've been covering them as they make their moves toward launching campaigns. However, what about the President's re-election efforts? Donald Trump...

Commission on Presidential Debates Accepting 2020 Host Applications

Every four years, the Commission on Presidential Debates, a bipartisan group formed to plan and produce the debates between the nominees from each party, sets forth their requirements and begins the process of selecting...

If Republicans Were Smart (They’re Not)

This is a “bookend” piece. We already did “Stupid Democrats.” Republicans are usually much better than Democrats at messaging, but not this time, they are screwing up bigly. And the results are showing up...

Kamala Harris Set to Announce 2020 Presidential Campaign

It has widely been speculated that Senator Kamala Harris would be making a run for the presidency in 2020. Sources now indicate that Harris, a popular figure among the Democratic Party base, is planning...
Beto O'Rourke 2020

Beto O’Rourke Leaning Toward 2020 Presidential Run

In recent days, Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke has been actively gauging support around the country and, from all appearances, seems poised to possibly launch a presidential campaign at some point soon. After failing to...