Bloomberg launching ‘massive’ coast-to-coast ad buy

In the latest sign that Mike Bloomberg is moving towards a run for the White House and willing to spend huge sums of money to try and topple President Trump, the billionaire business and media mogul is making a massive TV ad buy which kicks off Monday.

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Independents souring on impeachment as inquiry heats up, polls indicate

Recent polling on impeachment indicates that independent voters are far from sold on ousting the GOP incumbent from the White House.

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Harris calls Buttigieg response on civil rights ‘naive,’ as debate extends into overtime

Sen. Kamala Harris is targeting 2020 nomination rival Pete Buttigieg for a second straight day, calling the South Bend mayor’s comments at the Wednesday night showdown regarding civil rights “naive.”

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Bloomberg files to place name on ballot in Texas

Hours before the top-10 Democratic White House candidates face off in the fifth round of their party’s presidential nomination debates, potential contender Mike Bloomberg filed to place his name on the ballot in Texas.

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Buttigieg has target on back in Democratic debate, as he rises in polls

Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg enters Wednesday night’s primary debate as a candidate on the rise — but with the attention and surging poll numbers, he can expect plenty of heat from the rest of the field. 

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Buttigieg surges ahead in latest New Hampshire poll, after doing same in Iowa

Three days after a poll in the first-in-the-nation caucus state of Iowa showed Pete Buttigieg with a clear advantage over his rival Democrats for the presidential nomination, a new survey in the state that holds the first primary in the race for the Wh…

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Biden’s South Carolina firewall remains firm, poll suggests

A new public opinion survey in South Carolina – the first southern state to vote in the race for the White House – shows former Vice President Joe Biden holding a large lead over his rivals for the Democratic nomination.

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Bloomberg already shelling out $100M for anti-Trump online ads, before formal announcement

He hasn’t declared his candidacy for president – yet – but Mike Bloomberg’s already going up with a massive digital ad campaign targeting President Trump.

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Deval Patrick jumps into Democratic presidential nomination race

Former two-term Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is jumping into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. Patrick declared his candidacy for the White House in a video on social media and in an email sent to supporters early Thursday.

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Elizabeth Warren on impeachment hearings: ‘Let’s do it’

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts reiterated her strong support for the House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

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Battle of the billionaires: Steyer jabs Bloomberg, says ‘I don’t think he should run’ without backing wealth tax

Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer is far from thrilled that fellow billionaire Mike Bloomberg might enter the race for the party’s 2020 nomination.

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Biden edges rivals, Buttigieg joins top-tier in new New Hampshire poll

A new poll in the state that holds the first primary in the White House race gives former Vice President Joe Biden indicates slight edge over his main rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination. And the survey – from Quinnipiac University – also…

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Bloomberg won’t campaign in early voting states if he runs for president, aide says

Michael Bloomberg’s top political adviser announced late Friday that the former New York City mayor and billionaire business mogul won’t campaign in the early voting presidential primary and caucus states if he enters the 2020 Democratic race for presi…

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Biden on Bloomberg: ‘I have no problem with him getting in the race’

Joe Biden says he welcomes Michael Bloomberg into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. And the former vice president dismissed suggestions that the likely candidacy by the billionaire business mogul and former New York City mayor is a r…

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John Kasich mostly rules out 2020 GOP run, saying there’s ‘no path’ to White House

Former two-term Ohio Gov. John Kasich, back in New Hampshire for the first time in the year, mostly – but not entirely – closed the door Thursday on a primary challenge against President Trump.

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Klobuchar takes aim at Warren, Buttigieg and Biden as she files for NH primary

Sen. Amy Klobuchar prides herself for being “Minnesota nice,” but the Democratic presidential candidate’s sharp elbows and wry wit were on display Tuesday and she filed to place her name on the first-in-the-nation presidential primary ballot.

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Can Trump factor carry GOP to victory in Kentucky, Mississippi governor races?

He’s not on the ballot, but President Trump is on the minds of voters casting ballots in state-level elections across the country on Tuesday.

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2020 longshot Castro laying off campaign staff in New Hampshire, South Carolina

Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro is laying off his campaign staff in New Hampshire and South Carolina, two of the first four early-voting states in the primary and caucus nominating season.

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John Delaney, Marianne Williamson criticize rivals over health-care plans

Two of the longer-shots for the Democratic presidential nomination – John Delaney and Marianne Williamson – are taking aim at some of their middle and top-tier rivals over their health care proposals.

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Biden slips in Iowa, New Hampshire polls as he holds down lead nationally

If you follow the national polls, former Vice President Joe Biden has re-established himself as the clear front-runner in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. But the battle for the nomination is far from a national contest.

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