Oh, what a night. Watch the top moments from the seventh Democratic debate in Iowa. And since it was a night of important issues, we’ve got something special for you (and it features a surprise guest).
In the wake of General Soleimani’s death, Dems have spent the first week of 2020 seeking to establish their foreign policy bona fides. And with the new year comes a new frontrunner — understand Bernie’s boomlet in an all-new Recap 2020.
Impeachment Witness Battle \ Dems' Fundraising Fight \ Saudi Scapegoats \ Saudi Arabia's New FriendsThe Daily Recount
The impeachment of Donald Trump started with a phone call. Now, as Senate gears up for a trial, Dems are hoping it ends with an email (and the man who sent it). President Obama lends a hand to Elizabeth Warren as the Dem candidates continue to pile on Pete Buttigieg. And a Saudi court has sentenced five people (read: scapegoats) to death in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-IN) reflects on his successes and setbacks as mayor of South Bend, IN during a conversation with the Des Moines Register's Editorial Board
Picture this: a contested 2020 Democratic National Convention. It could be in the cards if you consider the patterns of Michael Bloomberg's record-setting campaign spending. Understand the all-out ad-blitz strategy put into practice by the two billionaire Democratic candidates in this week's Recap 2020.
Fewer candidates, more fireworks. What started out as a substantive conversation on climate change devolved into a handful of personal jabs. Forget watching over two and a half hours of noise, we've got you covered in five minutes.
Judiciary Impeachment Hearing \ DOJ Watchdog Issues Report \ Warren Vs. Buttigieg Heats Up \ Impeachment FashionThe Daily Recount
What's that old saying... save the loudest for last? A quick rundown of today's House impeachment hearing: Chairman Jerry Nadler banged the gavel at 9:09 a.m. ET, got objected at 9:10, and got protested by InfoWars at 9:11. Good times. Trump's already found a way to spin that new DOJ Inspector General report, and two Dem frontrunners are in a war of words. Plus, the season's hottest new handbag is here.
If you haven't seen Trump's tweets today, he wants you to know unemployment is down. Really far down. The 2020 Dems started swinging this week, at each other and at voters. And, we found out The White House will not participate in Monday's impeachment hearing. Plus, in other non-shocking news, Rudy was in Ukraine (again) this week. Actually. We're not joking.
With Kamala Harris's exit, an awkward reality dawned on Democratic leaders: The cast of the December debate is shaping up to be all-white. That reality, in turn, sparked a wider unease with how the party has handled the debates… John Heilemann is analyzing this and more in Recap 2020.
Turns out Trump may not have been truthful about the timeline of this whole Ukraine scandal. Can you imagine that? Plus, we're breaking down those new Dem polls and what you should expect when the House Judiciary Committee takes over the impeachment probe next week.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-IN) discusses his Long-Term Care and Retirement plan at a town hall in Iowa as he encourages supporters to caucus for him
Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-IN) holds a Veterans Day event in Rochester N.H., where he addresses his plan to keep America's promise to our veterans
Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks at the J Street Conference about how the U.S. should be engaging with the Gaza-Israel conflict