RealClearPolitics - Election 2020

Election Central 2020

Pronoun Primary: Dems Are Talking Gender Identity

It was an awkward lesson in the new progressive grammar of the left. Sen. Kamala Harris walked on stage at the LGBTQ Town Hall hosted by the Human Rights Campaign and made an introduction. "Thank...

With Warren's Rise, Biden Faces Dems' Anxiety

WASHINGTON (AP) - Joe Biden is confronting growing anxiety among would-be allies in the Democratic establishment about his...

Trump in Dallas: I'm Not Losing Texas

In a week when Republican anger over President Trump's foreign policy managed to supplant the Democrats' impeachment push in top news headlines,...

Real Clear Politics Election 2020

Despite Prodding, Dems Still Silent on Court Picks

Liberal judicial advocacy groups are trying to force 2020 Democrats to start engaging with voters about the prospective makeup of the Supreme Court and judicial nominations as a whole. By and large,...

Key Points of Contention in the Democratic Debate

They agreed that Donald Trump should be impeached, and then they went to war with one another. The fourth of the Democratic presidential primary debates was defined by discord over health care,...

6 Questions Looming Over the Democratic Debate

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) - Just a month has passed since the last presidential debate, but the state of the Democrats' 2020 race has shifted. The political world is suddenly consumed by an escalating...

Is Ohio in Play? GOP Tilt Working Against Dems

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Chris Gagin says he hasn't changed much politically, even as so much around him has. The attorney from rural Belmont County, Ohio, became a Republican in 2013 after Democrats...

Trump Gets Personal, Rips Bidens, Omar, Springsteen

President Trump used his first rally since Democrats launched an impeachment inquiry against him to show supporters he is as fiercely combative as ever and won't let the swirling controversy tamp...

Trump Rally Roils Liberal Bastion in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The conflict and Twitter battles arrived in Minnesota well ahead of President Donald Trump's touchdown in the state. Trump traded Twitter insults with the Minneapolis mayor over...

Impeachment on the Ballot in Ky. Governor's Race

The rules are simple: The House levels the charges, the Senate turns into a courtroom, and the chief justice of the Supreme Court presides over the trial. There is no role, per the Constitution, for...

Biden Campaign Lays out Plan for Higher Education

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden wants to make community and technical college free and federal college loan programs more generous as he shifts leftward but not as far as his 2020...

Warren Aims to Build Appeal in GOP Strongholds

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Elizabeth Warren was greeted by Republican activists chanting "Stop impeachment!" as she strode toward baggage claim at a Nevada airport. There were more protesters at a...