Democrats

money-corruption

Elizabeth Warren Is Betting Young People Hate Corruption More Than Capitalism

"I don't think you have to use the word to be for the revolution."
Matt Taylor
13 hours ago
2020

Biden’s Vinyl Love and Castro’s Failed Attack: The Debate Moments You May Have Missed

With the top 10-polling candidates on stage, this debate had real substance. But it still got awkward.
Cameron Joseph
Elizabeth Landers
5 days ago
2020

Beto Said, ‘Hell, Yes, We’re Going to Take Your AR-15.’ Republicans Seized the Moment.

The RNC's spokesperson tweeted that O’Rourke supports “ripping up our 2nd Amendment.”
Morgan Baskin
5 days ago
democratic debate

Castro Wounds Biden — and Maybe Himself — with Attacks on Memory

“Are you forgetting what you said two minutes ago?”
Liz Landers
5 days ago
Steve King

Democrats Are Finally Getting Serious About Beating Steve King

The party is backing former minor league pitcher and conservative Democrat J.D. Scholten to unseat the most racist member of Congress.
Daniel Newhauser
9.9.19
money-scams

Biden Had Said He Worked the Coal Mines, Was Shot at in Iraq, and Marched in the Civil Rights Movement. He Has Not Done Those Things

He was recently caught embellishing a story about a visit to Afghanistan, but it was far from the first time he had stretched the truth.
Brendan O'Connor
8.30.19
Drugs Policy

A Top Congressional Democrat Still Thinks Weed Is a Gateway Drug

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer called cannabis "a threshold drug that leads to the use of harder, very harmful drugs."
Alex Norcia
8.29.19
climate

A Climate Debate Could Still Happen — if 2020 Democrats Revolt Against Their Own Party

Activists are pressuring the candidates to insist on a climate debate in spite of the DNC.
Daniel Newhauser
Alex Lubben
8.29.19
the senate

Democrats Just Got Another Path to Senate Control — Through Georgia

A surprise retirement gives Dems another potential pickup opportunity as they aim for the minimum of three seats they need.
Cameron Joseph
8.28.19
climate change

Democrats Say They Want a Climate Debate. So Which Ones Killed It?

The leading 2020 candidates supposedly wanted a debate devoted to climate—but the Democratic National Committee shot down that idea. We should know who is responsible.
Harry Cheadle
8.28.19
2020

Bernie Sanders Isn’t Going To Tear Down Elizabeth Warren: ‘That’s Not What I Do’

In an interview, Sanders told VICE News that comparing policy plans with Warren “is not the way you necessarily win a campaign.”​
Liz Landers
8.28.19
Democrats

EXCLUSIVE: Harry Reid: 'Of Course' Medicare for All and Decriminalizing Border Crossings Are Bad Ideas

"There are so many more important things to do," the former Senate majority leader said.
Cameron Joseph
8.20.19
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