2020 election

  • Ayanna Pressley Turns Away From The Squad And Endorses Elizabeth Warren

    Rep. Ayanna Pressley broke away from Alexandria Cortez and Ilhan Omar this week by endorsing Elizabeth Warren over Bernie Sanders. What We Know: Big structural change can’t wait. pic.twitter.com/8Sanof9COD — Ayanna Pressley (@AyannaPressley) November 6, 2019 Cortez and Omar have been open about their support for Sanders in these...
  • Kamala Harris Calls For a 10-Hour School Day

    Harris has purposed a 10-hour school day for our future generations. What We Know: If you’re a working parent with a child in school, you understand that making ends meet often means multiple jobs, long days, and stressful scheduling. My Family Friendly Schools Act ensures that children have access...
  • CONTINUING COVERAGE: Lineup of ABC News Dem Debate has been Announced. Only 10 Candidates

    Only ten democratic presidential candidates will participate in the upcoming ABC debate. What We Know: The roster is quite small considering there are still 20 candidates in the running for the 2020 primary; In order to qualify for the debate, the Democratic National Committee necessitated qualifying candidates receive 2...
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders adjusts his Medicare-For-All plan

    Sen. Bernie Sanders announced changes to his Medicare-for-all plan on Wednesday. What We Know: Medicare-for-all has been a primary talking point for Sanders. This plan makes the government primarily responsible for paying for healthcare providers instead of private insurance companies. Sanders wrote the bill which was co-sponsored by Elizabeth...
  • Kamala Harris Continues to Fall in Polls

    Senator and presidential hopeful Kamala Harris continues to fall in democratic primary polling, while Elizabeth Warren sees increased support. What We Know: Democratic primary polling shifted following last week’s Democratic debates on CNN, and Harris now finds herself behind Joe Biden, Warren and Bernie Sanders in most polls. Harris...
  • Joe Biden Expresses “Regret” for Segregationist Comments

    Presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden apologized for his comments about his ability to work with segregationist senators but defended his history with issues of race in a speech on Saturday, July 6. What We Know: Biden was criticized for his comments earlier last month touting his...
  • CNN Poll Shows Buttigieg Polling at 0% among African Americans

    South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is polling at 0 percent among African Americans, according to a new CNN poll. What We Know: The poll released Monday showed Buttigieg comes in with only 4 percent support in the race for Democratic nomination. That’s down from 7 percent in late April....
  • Buttigieg Cancels Campaign Events to Handle Officer-involved Shooting in South Bend

    Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg canceled a series of campaign events to handle fatal shooting of a black man in South Bend. What We Know: Eric Jack Logan, 53, was shot early Sunday after police responded to a report of a suspicious person going through cars. Logan allegedly approached...
  • Anita Hill might vote for Joe Biden if he becomes 2020 nominee

    Lawyer and professor Anita Hill in an NBC News interview Thursday stated that she could vote for Joe Biden if he gets the Democratic nomination. What We Know:  Hill and Biden definitely have a complicated history — Biden famously oversaw the 1991 Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings (which were...