World / Politics Jun 18, 2019

Trump campaign fires pollsters after mixed messaging and leaks

President Donald Trump's re-election campaign has parted ways with some of its pollsters after the leak of internal polling showing Trump trailing Democratic front-runner Joe Biden in some key battleground states. Trump and his aides first disputed the poll's existence, then tried to discount its ...

Trump and Joe Biden trade insults during dueling Iowa visits

World / Politics Jun 12, 2019

Trump and Joe Biden trade insults during dueling Iowa visits

President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden are assailing each other during overlapping visits to Iowa on Tuesday, previewing what the country might get in next year's election if Biden becomes his party's nominee. Even before he left the White House, Trump unleashed a series ...

Sunday marks moment for 2020 prospects to show Iowa strength

World / Politics Jun 10, 2019

Sunday marks moment for 2020 prospects to show Iowa strength

Nearly 20 Democratic presidential candidates are scheduled to gather in Iowa Sunday in what amounts to an early effort to demonstrate potential in the leadoff 2020 caucus state. It will be akin to an afternoon-long political talent show, when 18 of the 24 declared Democratic ...

Elizabeth Warren rises in 2020 race as policy focus catches fire

World / Politics Jun 7, 2019

Elizabeth Warren rises in 2020 race as policy focus catches fire

Elizabeth Warren has been climbing in the Democratic presidential contest by using a stream of policy blueprints and hours of selfies with voters to chip away at her immediate target: Bernie Sanders. Warren's path to directly challenging front-runner Joe Biden runs through Sanders, her main ...