Former congressman Beto O’Rourke may be backing off his presidential aspirations, as he is reportedly considering another run at a Senate seat in 2020, according to The Hill. O’Rourke, a former U.S. representative from El Paso, Texas, lost the 2018 Texas Senate election to incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz in November, leading some to question whether
Former Vice President Joe Biden, whom many hope will run for president in 2020, embraced racial segregation in a statement unearthed from 1975, and he gave a very bizarre reasoning for his support of the racist policy. The comments from an interview with NPR were discovered by the Washington Examiner and published Friday. Biden was
Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has faced a lot of criticism since he announced his intention to run for president in 2020, but surely the most bizarre accusation is the one from The Daily Beast about music at the coffee store being racist. The piece entitled “The Starbucks Music Store Under Howard Schultz Was Painfully
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), one of the first Democrats to officially announce a 2020 presidential run, pulled no punches when discussing her vision for the future of America’s healthcare system during a CNN Town Hall. During the event, Harris called for the complete elimination of the private healthcare system, citing issues like paperwork and wait
One of the first things political analysts and observers are digging into regarding newly-announced presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is her stances on crime during her days as a prosecutor. On “The Rachel Maddow Show” on Wednesday, Harris was asked about a particularly notable case during which she refused to seek the death penalty
New York Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced her intention to run for president in 2020 during an interview on “The Late Show” with Stephen Colbert. Gillibrand said she was forming an exploratory committee, and she is reportedly planning a trip to Iowa this weekend. “I’m going to run for president of the United States because
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) announced her candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination during an interview with CNN’s Van Jones on Friday that will air over the weekend. Gabbard is a 37-year-old Hindu congresswoman who served two tours of duty in the Middle East in the Army National Guard before being elected to the U.S.