Sunday, March 24, 2019
Does the Democratic Party have an identity crisis?

Democratic Presidential Primaries: The Next Round

The Story:  Within the Democratic Party competition for the Presidential nomination in 2020 is bound to be intense. Among...
South Bend Mayor Makes His Case For 2020 | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is Running for President

A candidate says that the idea of packing the Supreme Court to move it leftward is no laughing matter, suggests he would consider it.

Schultz May Run Independent Centrist Campaign

Howard Schultz, with a personal fortune in excess of $3 billion, is publicly mulling over the possibility of a run for President. Democrats worry that he could be a "spoiler," when what is needed (on their view) is a common anti-Trump front.
Sen. Kamala Harris pushes Medicare for all

What is Meant by “Medicare for All”?

It has become common for reporters to ask Democratic politicians who profess to support "Medicare for all" whether they want to eliminate private health insurance. Why that question is important and what it means.
Tulsi Gabbard announces 2020 run

A Samoan-American Hindu Runs for President

The Story: A US Congresswoman from Hawaii, who was born in American Samoa in 1981 and who became,...
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: I Believe Brett Kavanaugh's Accuser | All In | MSNBC

Kirsten Gillibrand Explores a Campaign for President

Senator Gillibrand has created an exploratory committee to lay the groundwork for a Presidential campaign, and has kicked off that campaign (or that groundwork-laying at least) with a trip to Iowa.

On Whether Mayor Garcetti is of Presidential Stature

The mayor of Los Angeles may have just passed a test that enhances his stature as a potential candidate for President of the United States.
President Donald Trump offers a compromise to Democrats to secure the border

On Whether the President Will Face a Nomination Contest

The Story: It is rare that an incumbent President running for reelection faces any substantial opposition within his...
Senate passes resolution to end US involvement in Yemen war

Veteran Senator Won’t Run in 2020

The Story: Pat Roberts (R - Kan), a man who has been in the US Senate for more...

No, Snow in Minnesota Does Not Prove Globe Isn’t Warming

A tweet by President Trump about Senator Klobuchar's announcement set off a storm in all media (traditional, new, and social).
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