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POLITICO Playbook: Sanders and Warren team up, the NRSC goes into the field and the DCCC gets much-needed help

Presented by */ ]]> Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) largely aligned against other candidates on the Democratic debate stage Tuesday night. | Justin Sullivan/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY THE DEMOCRATIC [...]

‘Doomsday scenario’: Cash shortage squeezes huge Dem field

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio finished the second quarter with less than $ 1 million banked. | Scott Olson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Months of bleak polling couldn’t stop the parade of lower-level [...]

The 2020 front-runners are pulling away from the field

Sen. Bernie Sanders raised $ 18 million in the second quarter, one of five Democrats to raise at least $ 12 million. | Scott Olson/Getty Images 2020 elections The latest fundraising figures prove there’s a new top tier in the Democratic [...]

Democratic field readies for the big shrink

By Super Tuesday, most of the current Democratic field is likely to be doing something else. | Wilfredo Lee/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> With the first debates and two quarters of fundraising behind them, [...]

Trump, 2020 field congratulate U.S. women’s soccer team on World Cup win

President Trump congratulated the U.S. women’s national soccer team for their record fourth World Cup title on Sunday. The U.S. beat the Netherlands, 2-0, in Lyon, France. “Congratulations to the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team on winning the [...]

In Battle for Hong Kong, the Field Has Tilted Toward Beijing

HONG KONG — An attempt by Beijing’s hand-selected chief executive in Hong Kong to push through a bill seen as a threat to civil liberties. A defiant crowd of hundreds of thousands marching against it. The deployment of the police [...]

There’s a plan for that: 2020 field bombards voters with big ideas

Sen. Elizabeth Warren‘s proposals have led to a rush of policy proposals from other Democratic candidates. Warren’s popularity has inched up alongside her focus on churning out detailed policy plans. | Paul Sancya/AP Photo Share [...]

Joe Biden leads 2020 Democratic field as Bernie Sanders slips: Poll

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. leads his 2020 Democratic rivals, with support ticking up since he announced his presidential run last month, according to a Fox News poll released on Thursday. Mr. Biden was the preference of 35 percent [...]

How the ACLU is setting up Trump for a field day in 2020

The ACLU plans to spend a total of $ 30 million in the 2020 cycle. | Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images 2020 elections The group is deploying hundreds of people to get Democratic candidates on video taking positions on hot-button topics like [...]

John Hickenlooper jumps into crowded 2020 field with ground to make up

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper addresses supporters during the Colorado Democrats watch party in Denver, Colorado, on November 6, 2018. Hickenlooper will attempt to distinguish himself by pointing to his accomplishments as Colorado [...]