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Ruby Cramer • 5 days 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 • 10 days ago

The Only Democratic Presidential Candidate To Win A Trump State Said The DNC Is “Trying To Shape” The Race

“Before anyone votes? I think it’s unfortunate,” Montana Gov. Steve Bullock said.

Ruby Cramer • 13 days ago

The New Presidential Debate Rules Immediately Have Some Democrats Frustrated With The DNC

Some campaigns learned of heightened restrictions to qualify for the fall debates only after media reports. “Women and people of color will not make it to the main stage,” one operative said.

Nidhi Prakash • 21 days ago

High-Dollar Donations Funded Bernie Sanders' Policy Group A Year Before His 2020 Campaign

The Sanders Institute raised more than $361,000 last year from a total of 13 large contributions.

Ruby Cramer • 28 days ago

Bernie Sanders Has A Message For His Male Supporters In The South: Abortion Isn’t Just A Woman’s Issue

"Last I heard, it takes two to have a baby," Bernie Sanders said during a four-day trip through the South, including in states that have recently passed restrictive abortion bans.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Bernie Sanders Has A Plan To Fix Racial Segregation In American Schools

Sanders’ new plan would allow school districts to use federal money for busing, drawing a sharp contrast with Joe Biden, who fought against efforts to use busing to desegregate schools in the 1970s.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • One month ago

An Our Revolution Staffer Fired For “Anti-Immigrant” Remarks Is Suing The Pro-Bernie Group For Racial Discrimination

Tezlyn Figaro, who worked on black outreach for the Sanders group, was fired last spring after a public rift with Latinx colleagues over her comments about immigrants.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Elizabeth Warren Pledged To Replace Betsy DeVos With A Former Public School Teacher If She Wins In 2020

“I’ll just be blunt: Betsy DeVos is the worst Secretary of Education we’ve seen,” Warren told supporters.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • One month ago

Beto O’Rourke Has Hired The “Unsung Hero” Of Obama’s First Campaign

Jeff Berman’s delegate strategy helped make Barack Obama president.

Ben Smith • One month ago

A Hidden Barrier To Entry For 2020 Democrats: Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars For Voter Data

Early primary states and the DNC are asking for a total of nearly $600,000 from presidential candidates who are looking to buy their voter files.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Want The Voter File? Campaigns Will Have To Pay, Record Videos, And Fundraise For The DNC To Get It

Some Democrats view the conditions, meant to help strengthen the DNC ahead of the general election, as overly restrictive for a crucial resource.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Black Voters Get That Bernie Marched With MLK. They Want To Know What He’ll Do For Them Now.

“It’s been several years that this critique has been raised, and it feels dismissive of our experiences when it doesn’t matter what specific question is being asked — when the go-to answer has become, ‘I marched with King.’”

Ryan C. Brooks • One month ago

Joe Biden Wants To Make Donald Trump Deplorable Again

Hillary Clinton made her 2016 campaign into a warning that Donald Trump was morally unfit to be president. To stop a second Trump term, Biden’s 2020 campaign is taking a similar message.

Henry J. Gomez • One month ago

Democratic Candidates Are Preparing For A Contested Convention — By Courting Superdelegates

Even aides to Bernie Sanders, who led the fight to disempower superdelegates last year and still brings up their role in the 2016 primary, say they’re taking “superdelegates strategy seriously.”

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Almost Two Months In, Beto 2020 Is Still In Flux. Staffers Know They’re Behind.

Beto O’Rourke’s campaign manager isn’t yet full time. Key roles remain unfilled. Staffers say they aren’t exactly sure what comes next. The campaign says it’s trying to be something different.

Molly Hensley-Clancy • One month ago

Bernie's Campaign Predicts His Own Blue "Wave" In 2020

"My friends, you are going to see a wave — a wave up and down the Democratic ballot."

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Bernie Sanders Is Getting A Shadow Organizing Campaign In The Midwest

Our Revolution will work to amplify Sanders' message in the Midwest as he builds the case that he's the best candidate to beat Donald Trump.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

A Democratic Group Is Asking 2020 Candidates To Sign A New Pledge: Play Nice And Then Support The Nominee

Indivisible is asking candidates to commit to a unity pledge, following a new public rift between Bernie Sanders campaign and Democratic establishment figures.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago

Democrats’ Top Super PAC Has Pledged Not To Use Hacked Materials In The 2020 Campaign

The move comes after the DNC took a similar pledge. Republican groups so far have not taken that step.

Ruby Cramer • One month ago