"The Democratic Party as a whole is in a really bad spot": Trump"s first 2020 challenger is a different kind of Democrat — and he thinks that helps him

Rep. John Delaney raised eyebrows last month when he declared that not only would he not run for governor of his home state of Maryland, but he would also not seek reelection in 2018. Both moves were because he's running for president. "I have bo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

Trump’s first Democratic challenger explains why he started running for president more than 3 years before the 2020 election

The star power on the Democratic side of the 2020 presidential election is expected to be very high. National party leaders like former Vice President Joe Biden have teased a potential presidential run in 2020, and Democratic h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

Will Bernie Sanders Run In 2020? How Trump Is Inspiring the Progressive Base to Lead the Democratic Party

"The Democratic Party (is) beginning to embrace this movement,' says a founding board member of Our Revolution, founded by the Vermont senator......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 25th, 2017

Trump"s win has shattered the Democratic Party

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesThe Democratic Party is in shock following President-elect Donald Trump's win, and it is preparing for a self-examination that will likely take years and reshape the party to make gains in 2018 and 2020. As President Barack Oba.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 10th, 2016

Former Dem. party chair, businessman eyes Warren as a foil to Trump

Former Democratic National Committee Chairman Steve Grossman, a longtime Boston-area businessman, says the Democratic Party has no stronger voice than Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and even floated her as a likely 2020 presidential prospect, according to the Her.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 10th, 2016

"Sometimes Party Loyalty Asks Too Much" - Lifelong Establishment Democrat Urges Voters To Support Trump

Authored by Andrew Stein, originally posted op-ed via The Wall Street Journal, I have been steeped in the Democratic Party all my life. My father, Jerry, was a New York City Democratic chairman and power broker, and I grew up in and around the Democratic .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 23rd, 2016

Key Words: Sen. Collins says it’s ‘too difficult to say’ if Trump will be 2020 Republican nominee

President Donald Trump is already stumping for re-election in 2020. But at least one member of his party says it’s uncertain if he’ll become the GOP’s standard-bearer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch16 hr. 28 min. ago

Trump"s support is cratering — and that leaves him open to a primary challenger in 2020

Associated Press/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisPresident Donald Trump's terrible, horrible, no good, very bad summer vac.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 21st, 2017

Phoenix Mayor: Trump rally a bad idea but he can use convention center

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton isn’t a fan of President Donald Trump and thinks a planned campaign rally at the Phoenix Convention Center on Tuesday is a bad idea — especially after the turmoil in Charlottesville, Virginia. But Stanton, a Democrat, sa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2017

Democratic Party co-chair admits he regrets saying Kim Jong Un is "more responsible" than Trump

Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesRep. Keith Ellison, deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2017

Obama Is Returning To Politics This Fall, And Trump Isn"t Going To Like It

He and his aides are planning to get involved with the Democratic Party this fall, The Hill reported Friday......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 12th, 2017

Paul Brandus: History suggests Trump is vulnerable in 2020

History suggests that Donald Trump will face a stiff challenge in 2020 from someone in his own party. It also suggests he won’t be re-elected, writes Paul Brandus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2017

Trump May Win 2018 Elections Bigly, Dooming Democrats for Years

Democratic operatives tell Newsweek the party needs to embrace progressive issues if it has any shot at victory in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 10th, 2017

Trump attacks "con artist" Democratic senator, saying he "begged for forgiveness like a child" after lying about Vietnam

AP Photo/Evan VucciPresident Donald Trump sent out a series of tweets on Monday morning attacking Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal's credibility minutes after the Democrat criticized the president and his administration on CNN. "Interesting.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2017

West Virginia"s governor is switching parties tonight at a rally with Trump

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)West Virginia's Democratic governor is leaving the Democratic party and joining the Republican party on Thursday. The New York Times repor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2017

House Intelligence Democrat suggests there are more undisclosed Donald Trump Jr. contacts with Russians

MSNBCA prominent Democratic member of the House Intelligence Committee speculated that Donald Trump Jr. may not have disclosed further contacts between himself and officials with ties to the Russian government. In an in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 20th, 2017

"Russia Attacked the United States," Democrat Says in Urging House to Back Trump Probe

Democrat Seth Moulton urged his colleagues Wednesday to forget party leadership and instead stand up for the country's values......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 19th, 2017

House Democrat Just Filed Articles Of Impeachment Against Trump

One month after Texas Democratic Rep. Al Green grandstanded on the floor "I do not do this fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2017

Democrats slam Trump for cyber security pact with Russia at G20 Summit

Democratic party leaders Trump for forming a joint working group with Russia on cyber security.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 9th, 2017

Trump 2020 Merchandise Is Outperforming Democrat Products

But it would be unwise for the president to take the sales as an early indicator of support, as much of the Trump-branded merchandise is critical of the president or mocks him......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 6th, 2017

Reid Hoffman and Mark Pincus have a plan to crowdsource politics

LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman and Zynga cofounder Mark Pincus are putting $500,000 into a new political organization that hopes to defeat Republicans in 2018 and 2020, and steer the Democratic Party toward policies that are “pro-social, pro-planet a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 5th, 2017