Monday, August 19, 2019
President Trump predicts he will face Joe Biden in 2020

Hyde Amendment Haunting Vice-President Biden

 The Story: The presidential campaign of Joe Biden, the clear front runner in the Democratic field, acknowledged on Wednesday, June 5, that its candidate still...

Why Hasn’t Gillibrand Gotten Traction?

The Story: Kirsten Gillibrand, the junior Senator from New York, and one of many Democratic Party figures running for nomination to be the next President,...

‘Pentagon Papers’ Figure Running for President 2020

The Story: Michael Gravel, who is a former Senator (D) from Alaska and at 89 years something of a blast from the political past, is...
Fight brewing as Trump favors big oil in Alaska

Klobuchar Opposes Ethanol Refinery Waivers

The Story: Senator Amy Klobuchar (D - MN), a candidate for President, has come out against refinery waivers on the ethanol rules. This is an...
Bill and Hillary Clinton announce new speaking tour

An Open US Senate Seat in New Mexico

The Story: Next year the people of New Mexico (a state that voted for Hillary Clinton for President) will elect a new US Senator to...

A Federal Abortion-Rights Statute

The Story: Recent developments on the US Supreme Court and in the legislatures of several states have persuaded many observers that there is risk to...

Mayor of NYC Enters Race for POTUS

The Story: Bill De Blasio, the 109th Mayor of New York City, announced last week that he is running for President of the United States,...

Andrew Yang, the 2020 Campaign, and Yucca Mountain

The Story: Most of the Democratic Party's declared candidates for President have announced their opposition to the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project, in Nye County,...
Incumbent Governor Bullock

Governor Bullock Joins the Field of Candidates for POTUS

The Story: The field was already an unprecedentedly crowded one: so, what's one candidate more? On Tuesday, May 14, Governor Steve Bullock of Montana announced...

Sanders and AOC Propose Limits on Consumer Debt

The Story: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt) and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) have jointly proposed a new federal law that would limit the interest rates that...