Biden revives White House hopes with South Carolina victory

World / Politics Mar 1, 2020

Biden revives White House hopes with South Carolina victory

Former Vice President Joe Biden decisively won the South Carolina primary on Saturday, reviving his flagging campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination and casting him as the leading rival to frontrunner Bernie Sanders. The victory was the 77-year-old Biden's first in the race and may ...

Desperate to defeat Trump, Democrats grapple with 'electability'

World / Politics Jan 13, 2020

Desperate to defeat Trump, Democrats grapple with 'electability'

Kristen Marttila braved subfreezing temperatures Saturday to knock on doors in Mason City, Iowa, trying to convince voters to cast their lot with Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren in the state’s nominating contest on Feb. 3. Time after time, Marttila said, she heard the same ...