Elizabeth Warren pulls ahead in polls, but as she learned this week, her frontrunner status bears a lot of baggage — something she has carried with ease thus far
The Democratic field exited summer campaign season, marked by the announcement of third quarter fundraising totals — a key measure of strength heading into the Fall
Dems duked it out over health care but ultimately stayed united
The Democratic frontrunner's lead is all about the perception that he's the best bet against Trump, but is he suffering from an enthusiasm deficit?
John Heilemann's One Big Thing from the campaign trail this week: the rhetorical escalation tying Trump directly to white nationalist violence in the wake of El Paso and Dayton.
NINE witnesses are testifying publicly this week. Yes, you read that right: N-I-N-E, including three White House staffers who were on that July 25th call with Ukraine. It might be time for Trump to cut back on his McDonald's visits after a last-minute, non-routine doctor's visit this weekend. Plus, Obama sends a pointed warning to 2020 Dems about being #TooFarLeft.
Let's talk about Louisiana. The Deep South's only Dem governor was re-elected this weekend, dealing another blow to President Trump in a gubernatorial race (remember last week's Kentucky results?) We're breaking down the larger implications of these recent Dem wins.
Rep. Jim Costa (D-CA) urges Congress to urgently enact gun control legislation after a mass shooting in his district of Fresno, CA
Well, there's no going back now: Capitol Hill is still buzzing from yesterday's impeachment hearing — and gearing up to do it all again tomorrow. Senate Republicans are plotting their revenge if the House votes to impeach Trump, placing 2020 Dems at the center of the crossfire. Plus, a new player hops in the race while 10 others prepare for next week's debate.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) unveil their Green New Deal for Public Housing at a rally in Washington, D.C.
|We'd like to officially welcome you to the public phase of the impeachment investigation. And oh baby, what a wild ride it will be. Today we heard from Acting Ukraine Ambassador Bill Taylor and State Department official George Kent. We're recapping their testimonies, the GOP's counterattack and the media's breakdown of how it all played out — all in less than five minutes.|