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Some LGBTQ Advocates Want More From Pete Buttigieg: 'I'm Not Going To Vote For Him Just Because He’s Gay'

“You have extra burdens and extra expectations, often unreasonable,” said one Buttigieg ally. “You have to shoulder that.”

Henry J. Gomez • One hour ago

Kamala Harris’s New Plan To End Mass Incarceration Leans On Her Past As A Prosecutor

Kamala Harris’s new criminal justice plan hits progressive goals, while not exactly shying away from her past.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 10 days ago

Beto O’Rourke’s Presidential Campaign Suddenly Has A Purpose

Beto O'Rourke has broken through the Democratic primary’s noise with expressions of raw anger and a divisive new stance on gun control.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 16 days ago

Pete Buttigieg Has Cooled Off But His Campaign Says It’s Time For “Phase Three”

“You have to keep that fire lit, and that’s really hard to do.”

Henry J. Gomez • 20 days ago

Elizabeth Warren Took On Obama Over Student Debt Forgiveness. How She Won Is Central To Her 2020 Campaign

“Her theory of change is that you focus on one or two levers, and you push them hard.”

Molly Hensley-Clancy • One month ago

Kamala Harris Has Thrived On The Senate's Most Secretive Committee. Even Republicans Say So.

Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee from both parties praise Harris as being “whip-smart” and a great interrogator behind closed doors.

Emma Loop • One month ago

Joe Biden Got More Than A Rematch With Kamala Harris

Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate brought the expected shots from Kamala Harris and Cory Booker, and Biden responded in kind.

Henry J. Gomez • One month ago

Kamala Harris Is Betting That Voters Want A More Moderate Medicare For All Plan

The Democratic presidential candidate is trying to strike a balance between the moderate and progressive wings of the party.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • One month ago

Trump Says Minnesota Can't Stand Ilhan Omar. His Attacks Have Made Her More Popular Than Ever Back Home.

The people living in Omar's majority-white district wanted a fight with Trump.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • One month ago

Kamala Harris Has A New Plan To Close The Rape Kit Backlog

The presidential candidate announced a $1 billion plan Thursday to push states to test rape kits.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 2 months ago

“See The Kids!”: Pete Buttigieg Got Yelled At After Leaving A Detention Facility For Children

Democratic presidential candidates are flocking to the Homestead facility this week to see the detained children.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 2 months ago

Kamala Harris Just Showed How She'd Debate Trump

Kamala Harris’s supporters often talk about how much they want to see her take on Trump in a debate. On Thursday, she showed how much she can control a stage.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 2 months ago

An Intense Debate Discussion About Medicare For All Exposed The Clearest Differences Between Democratic Candidates

A Medicare for All debate in Miami showed there is still a real ideological divide in the Democratic primary.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 2 months ago

How Student Debt Forgiveness Reveals The Difference Between Bernie Sanders And Elizabeth Warren

The two 2020 candidates have big plans for student debt. The details of those plans show how differently they approach policy.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 2 months ago

These Donors Helped Give Beto O'Rourke A Historic Start. They're Disappointed With What Happened Next.

Some of the people who helped get Beto O’Rourke’s presidential campaign off to an electric start are frustrated by what they’ve seen since. And a few are starting to look elsewhere.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 3 months ago

A Major LGBT Political Group Is Set To Endorse Pete Buttigieg For President

This will be Victory Fund’s first endorsement in a presidential primary race.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 3 months ago

Nineteen Presidential Candidates Showed Up In One City And It Was Utter Chaos

“I guess this is what democracy sounds like!” Elizabeth Warren said over chants.

Ruby Cramer • 3 months ago

Beto O’Rourke Wants Term Limits For Congress And The Supreme Court

The presidential candidate released a broad voting rights and government reform plan Wednesday, which would also include making Election Day a national holiday.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 3 months ago

Beto O’Rourke Wants To Change How The US Treats Immigrants

O’Rourke is proposing to overhaul immigration as president through a mixture of new laws and executive orders.

Nidhi Prakash • 3 months ago

Kamala Harris Wants The Department Of Justice To Stop States From Passing Restrictive Abortion Laws

The Democratic presidential candidate’s new plan would mimic the Voting Rights Act.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • 3 months ago