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.
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.
Senator Warren has now apologized for a DNA test she took last year in response to a dare from President Trump. This may help mend fences as her own campaign for the office of President moves forward.
Senator Cory Booker has been in the spotlight since he was on the losing side of a notoriously vicious campaign for Newark Mayor in 2002. Nearly two decades later, he is running for President.
The Story: It is rare that an incumbent President running for reelection faces any substantial opposition within his...
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.
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.
The new candidate for President, Kamala Harris, comes into the fray with an experienced campaign staff, starting with campaign manager Juan Rodriguez.
The Story: On January 12, 2019, Julián Castro, former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, announced that he...
The Story: A US Congresswoman from Hawaii, who was born in American Samoa in 1981 and who became,...