Elizabeth Warren has released a sweeping anti-government corruption proposal, providing a detailed policy roadmap for a fight she says is at the core of her presidential campaign. The Democratic senator
Entrepreneur Andrew Yang said in a memorable moment during Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate that his campaign plans to randomly select 10 families from all over the country and give them $1,000
Pete Buttigieg is from a new generation of presidential candidates, but he’s yet to win over his own
Pete Buttigieg would like to turn the fight for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination into a contest about generational change. But there's one looming problem: He has yet to win over his own. His
Democratic debate night No. 3: Attacks and counter-attacks. Love for one former president, loathing for the current one. A 76-year-old front-runner essentially got called old, and he turned around and
Elizabeth Warren has a plan for almost everything. But on health care, she’s all in on Bernie Sanders’ plan.
Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. But on health care, she's with Bernie. Warren, a Massachusetts senator and a leading liberal Democratic presidential candidate, has stood out in the 2020 race for
Republican Dan Bishop narrowly wins special election for North Carolina congressional seat that was subject of allegations
Conservative Republican Dan Bishop won a special election Tuesday for an open House seat in North Carolina, averting a Democratic capture of a GOP-leaning district. But his narrow victory did not erase
Every top Democratic candidate for president wants to change criminal justice laws. Here’s how they would do it.
Every top Democratic presidential contender is touting a detailed overhaul of the criminal justice system to end rules and practices that have been blamed for the mass incarceration of a generation of
Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford to challenge Trump in primary, says Republicans ‘have lost our way’
Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor and congressman, has decided to launch a longshot Republican challenge to President Donald Trump. "I am here to tell you now that I am going to get in,"
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz says he's no longer considering an independent presidential bid. Schultz said Friday in a letter posted on his website, “I have concluded that an independent campaign
Wisconsin’s former Republican Gov. Scott Walker said Friday that his 25-year-old son is considering running for an open congressional seat in a suburban Milwaukee district. Walker told WISN-TV in an interview
Struggling Democratic presidential candidates are facing the bad news that they are not among the 10 who have qualified for the next debate, a predicament that is likely to spell doom for their campaigns.
Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand dropped out of the presidential race Wednesday, abruptly ending a campaign that once looked poised to ride strong #MeToo credentials to formidability but instead collapsed surprisingly
Joe Walsh and other Republicans who may challenge Trump in 2020 won’t get much help from their party
"Never Trump" Republicans are eager to see the president confront a credible primary adversary. But the party will likely erect structural barriers that make that kind of challenge exceedingly difficult.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who made fighting climate change the central theme of his presidential campaign, announced Wednesday night that he is ending his bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination. Inslee
Joe Walsh, who turned a lone term in Congress representing Chicago’s northwest suburbs into a national media platform to further his incendiary political rhetoric, announced Sunday he would challenge Donald
Who is Joe Walsh? Meet the controversial radio host and former Illinois congressman challenging Trump in 2020
Conservative radio talk show host and onetime Illinois U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh is mounting a challenge against President Donald Trump for the 2020 Republican nomination. Here’s some background on the long-shot
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper ends run for president, says he’s giving ‘serious thought’ to Senate bid
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday ended his longshot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and said he may instead challenge one of the most vulnerable Senate Republicans in In
Elizabeth Warren’s warm welcome at Iowa State Fair a warning to other Democrats running for president: ‘Her campaign is
The chant — “2 cents, 2 cents, 2 cents” — started in the back of a crowd that packed sidewalks at the Iowa State Fair. Elizabeth Warren, basking in the spontaneous adulation of her proposed wealth tax,
The Iowa Caucuses are months away (Feb. 3, 2020) but Democratic candidates for president are already scrambling for momentum in a crowded field. Keep checking back here for the latest on the Democratic
Democratic presidential candidates sought to lay blame Sunday on President Donald Trump following a pair of mass shootings in Ohio and Texas, saying his language against minorities promotes racial division
In Chicago, Democratic presidential contender Kirsten Gillibrand said Mueller presented rationale for Trump im
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a 2020 Democratic presidential contender, said Wednesday that former special counsel Robert Mueller’s congressional testimony provided Americans with the rationale to support
Joe Biden unveils criminal justice plan that reverses key provisions of 1994 crime bill he helped write
Joe Biden is proposing to reverse several key provisions of the 1994 crime bill he helped write in an acknowledgment that his tough-on-crime positions of the past are at odds with the views of the modern
Elizabeth Warren raised $19.1 million in the second quarter, her campaign said Monday, cementing her status in the top tier of Democratic presidential contenders and surpassing Bernie Sanders, her main
Rep. Eric Swalwell on Monday became the first candidate in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential primary to exit the campaign, saying he would run for reelection to his California congressional seat
Joe Biden says he picked South Carolina as spot to apologize for comments about working with segregationists
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Sunday he chose South Carolina to deliver an apology for his controversial remarks about segregationist senators because he wanted to offer it to an audience
Echoing one of their top Democratic presidential rivals, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris promised Friday to nominate an educator as secretary of education if either wins the nomination and defeats President
Sen. Kamala Harris said Wednesday that busing students should be considered by school districts trying to desegregate their locations — not the federal mandate she appeared to support in pointedly criticizing
'This is an American problem’: Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg addresses systemic racism in Chicago speech
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg addressed the need to tackle systemic racism in a Chicago speech Tuesday as he continues to navigate heightened racial tensions in his city following a police shooting has