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Bill Scher on Pelosi’s victory, Beto 2020, Green New Deal, & Trump’s crimes

Home News Bill Scher on Pelosi’s victory, Beto 2020, Green New Deal, & Trump’s crimes Guest Bill Scher joins today’s episode of the UnPresidented podcast to talk about Nancy Pelosi sealing the deal on the House speakership, whether [...]

2020 contenders scramble in advance of January campaign kickoff

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg tours the Paulson Electric Company on Dec. 4. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, part of his multicity swing through the state. | Steve Pope/Getty Images 2020 Elections Democratic presidential prospects rush [...]

Inside the Beltway: Biden/Romney 2020: It could happen

With his instant name recognition, early-bird polls consistently place former Vice President Joseph R. Biden as the top Democratic contender for president in 2020. Now comes a call for Mr. Biden to go rogue — or at least independent. “Biden [...]

Elizabeth Warren forges a 2020 machine

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has been interviewing national operatives for senior positions in a possible 2020 presidential campaign. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo 2020 Elections The Massachusetts senator’s aides have been quietly shopping for [...]

Kelly exit helps position Trump for 2020

While White House chief of staff John Kelly could be politically tone deaf, his likely replacement, Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff Nick Ayers, ran a presidential campaign before he was 30. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo White [...]

Trump advisers fear 2020 nightmare: A recession

Trader Robert Oswald works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Dec. 6. The Dow plummeted early Thursday as much as 785 points before closing down just 79 points. | Richard Drew/AP Photo White House Recent market volatility [...]

‘Big game of chicken’: Democratic convulsions shake 2020 lineup

Michael Avenatti’s decision not to run for president failed to provide any more clarity or definition to the Democratic field. | Mario Tama/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> First Michael Avenatti imploded, [...]

Deval Patrick bows out of 2020 presidential run

A close ally of former President Barack Obama, former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick rejoined the private sector at Bain Capital after serving two terms. | Steven Senne/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Former [...]

Lack of minority staffers threatens to hobble 2020 Democrats

Sens. Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand all have had African-Americans in senior positions in past campaigns. The potential size of the 2020 field puts those connections at a premium. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo 2020 [...]

Michael Avenatti touts 2 percent showing in 2020 poll: ‘Better than Trump polled in 2015’

Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Avenatti knows how to spin bad poll numbers. The attorney who rocketed to fame by representing porn-star Stormy Daniels finished last among the named options in a Harvard-Harris poll released Monday night [...]