Good night, Iowa. The weekend is over. The senators on the campaign trail are turning into pumpkins, as Amy Klobuchar put it. And we’re signing off for the night. NYTimes.com - Published 48 minutes ago
The Bolton revelation sinks in on the campaign trail. The candidates were in Iowa, but in Washington there was a major impeachment development. NYTimes.com - Published 1 hour ago
Polls: Sanders Narrow Lead Going Into Iowa
Associated Press Recent surveys of the Iowa Democratic caucusgoers show Sen. Bernie Sanders in a strong position ahead of the state's February 3 caucuses, but the contest is still unpredictable and..
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Poll: Bernie Sanders Leads In Iowa
Politico reports that among all of the Democratic presidential candidates, Senator Bernie Sanders leads in Iowa. A New York Times Upshot/Siena College poll released on Saturday shows that 25% select..
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Candidates Who Won Iowa But Lost The Presidency
The outcome of the Iowa caucuses can change presidential races. Since 1972, the Iowa caucuses have been the first time Americans vote for a potential president. The winner gets a spurt of momentum and..
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Buttigieg predicts 'historic finish' in Iowa
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg at a mayors' conference in Washington, D.C. on Thursday said that he was "days away" from reaching a "historic finish" in the Iowa caucuses.
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Man Murders Woman An Hour After Police Left Her Alone With Him
Newser reports police say a man killed his ex-girlfriend's mother at her Fort Dodge, Iowa home. The murder took place an hour after officers went to the apartment following a reported assault. However,..
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Sanders now tied with Biden after Warren dispute
U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has been steadily climbing in popularity this year and is now tied with former Vice President Joe Biden for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination among registered..
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Democrats enjoy moment of harmony to mark King birthday
Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren marched arm-in-arm on Monday, as a group of often feuding U.S. presidential candidates set aside their differences long enough to celebrate Martin Luther..
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Trump Accuses Democrats Of Sabotaging Bernie's Campaign
President Donald Trump accused Democrats of trying to sabotage Sen. Bernie Sanders. According to Politico, Trump said they’re using the impeachment trial as a distraction. He said they’re pulling..
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Buttigieg To Recapture Magic
As the senators were sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts on Thursday, Buttigieg took questions from voters in Orange City, Iowa, one of the most conservative corners of the state. “It’s..
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Can Elizabeth Warren Save Her Campaign?
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is relying on her early state organizing during her bid to win the Democratic presidential nomination. But she has fallen out of first place in Iowa. Now she's clashing with Sen...
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Elizabeth Warren: Electability Message To Win Iowa
REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Sen. Elizabeth Warren is relying on a strong early-state political organization to carry her through to winning the Democratic nomination for president. But she has fallen out..
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How Joe Biden Benefits From Warren/Sanders Feud
On Tuesday night, CNN held a Democratic Presidential debate. It was the last before the Iowa caucuses. Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren sparred with each other. According to Business..
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Who Won The January Democratic Debate?
The seventh Democratic primary debate barely made any news Tuesday night. The candidates were onstage in Des Moines, Iowa. Business Insider said they largely failed to set themselves apart from each..
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Warren vows to wipe out student loan debt
Democrat Elizabeth Warren outlined on Tuesday how, if elected to the White House, she would on the first day of her presidency cancel federal student loan debt of up to $50,000 dollars by using the..
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Klobuchar gets ready to take on Trump
Democratic presidential contender Amy Klobuchar sat down with Reuters to make the case that her mix of practical policy priorities, humor and blunt talk is what Democrats need to win back the White..
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Cory Booker quits Democratic presidential primary race
U.S. Senator Cory Booker, an African-American candidate who had bemoaned the increasing lack of diversity in the Democratic presidential field, ended his White House campaign on Monday. Zachary Goelman..
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Pete Buttigieg Gets Endorsement By Iowa Congressman
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg was endorsed by veteran Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack. The endorsement came three weeks before the party’s nominating contest begins in Iowa...
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Sanders leads; Warren, Buttigieg, Biden chasing in Iowa poll
U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has taken a narrow lead among Democratic presidential candidates in the important early-voting state of Iowa in a tight battle with three rivals, a poll released by the..
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Who's Onstage For The Iowa Democratic Presidential Debate
Buckle up. The seventh Democratic presidential debate will be held on Tuesday, January 14 at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. According to Business Insider, CNN and the Des Moines Register will..
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Bernie Sanders Leads In Iowa Poll
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders leads in the latest poll of Iowa voters released on Friday and conducted by the state’s largest newspaper, one of the most watched surveys in the..
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Warren Sinks In Polls, Again
Elizabeth Warren has sunk to a new low in recent polls. According to Real Clear Politics, Warren has sunk to third place in Nevada and South Carolina. In Nevada, she is polling at 17%. In South..
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Surrogates tout Biden’s appeal beyond Iowa. ”Joe Biden puts Texas in play,” Representative Colin Allred of Texas said. “He absolutely puts Texas in play.” NYTimes.com - Published 1 hour ago
Jonathan Van Ness and a Fan in Iowa The “Queer Eye” star stopped for a photo with an out-of-towner who happened to be traveling through the state. NYTimes.com - Published 2 hours ago T Minus 8 Days: A Frenetic Weekend on the Trail in Iowa The candidates gave their stump speeches. They took photos and shook hands. They tried mightily to address the polling elephant in the room without appearing to concern themselves with it. NYTimes.com - Published 3 hours ago
Michael Bennet is done with Iowa. In the limited time he has to spend on the trail during the impeachment trial, Mr. Bennet plans to campaign solely in New Hampshire. NYTimes.com - Published 4 hours ago
‘I was raised in the black church politically,’ Biden says at N.A.A.C.P. event. Mr. Biden’s strong support from black voters may not play a significant role in the Iowa caucuses, but it is of vital importance in future nominating contests. NYTimes.com - Published 4 hours ago
Klobuchar prepares to ‘turn into a pumpkin’ and return to Washington. During one of several campaign stops in Iowa before leaving for the impeachment trial, Amy Klobuchar focused on health care and drug prices. NYTimes.com - Published 4 hours ago Biden hits back at Sanders over Social Security. The two leading candidates have clashed repeatedly over the subject, which is of great importance to older Iowa caucusgoers. NYTimes.com - Published 5 hours ago
Caucuses are a minefield for Iowans with disabilities. We talked to caucusgoers, advocates and the Iowa Democratic and Republican Parties about accessibility. NYTimes.com - Published 5 hours ago
Political ads are flooding Iowa. What do they say? Over the past week, Democratic candidates have spent over $3.5 million in the four main TV markets in the state. NYTimes.com - Published 6 hours ago
Biden told a teenager to ‘come back and visit.’ 47 years later, she did. Maxine Goldstein still has the photo she took with Joe Biden in 1973. This weekend, she traveled 350 miles to see him in Iowa. NYTimes.com - Published 8 hours ago
More Latinos than ever are expected to caucus. Is Iowa ready? The state is offering Spanish-language caucus sites to increase participation. The problem? Democratic officials are scrambling to find enough bilingual people to staff them. NYTimes.com - Published 8 hours ago Sanders and Biden are neck-and-neck in new Iowa poll. Bernie Sanders was at 26 percent, Joe Biden at 25, Pete Buttigieg at 22 and Elizabeth Warren at 15 in a CBS News poll. NYTimes.com - Published 9 hours ago
Most of the candidates are focused on Iowa. Not Tom Steyer. He’s pouring cash into South Carolina to try to court black voters, and it seems to be working so far. NYTimes.com - Published 9 hours ago Red Tape and Unreturned Calls: Caucusing in Iowa With a Disability Party officials say they are running accessible caucuses. But Iowans seeking even the simplest accommodations say they are struggling to get firm answers. NYTimes.com - Published 10 hours ago
The Iowa caucuses are in 8 days. And we’re bringing you updates from the trail. NYTimes.com - Published 10 hours ago How Warren found out she won the Des Moines Register endorsement. Elizabeth Warren received the coveted endorsement from Iowa’s largest paper. NYTimes.com - Published 10 hours ago
A Klobuchar endorser switches to Buttigieg? Not quite. A coveted Iowa surrogate says he called Pete Buttigieg the “next president” because that’s just something you say when someone visits the state. “It’s a courtesy,” he said. NYTimes.com - Published 10 hours ago Sanders returns to Iowa: ‘I am really delighted to be here.’ The Vermont senator returned to the campaign trail, with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Michael Moore in tow. NYTimes.com - Published 10 hours ago
Bernie Sanders, stuck in Trump's trial, leans on star power of 'AOC' U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders drew large, passionate crowds in Iowa this weekend, even when he was not there. Reuters - Published 16 hours ago Des Moines Register Endorses Elizabeth Warren Iowa’s most influential newspaper made its selection just over a week before the state’s caucuses on Feb. 3, calling Ms. Warren “the best leader for these times.” NYTimes.com - Published 1 day ago
Sanders Seizes Lead in Volatile Iowa Race, Times Poll Finds With solid support from liberals, Mr. Sanders appears to be peaking just as the caucuses approach. But many Iowa voters said they could still change their mind. NYTimes.com - Published 2 days ago The Haves of Iowa and the Have-Nots Across the Border South Dakota has four dead presidents carved in stone on Mount Rushmore. But good luck getting real, live presidential hopefuls to come visit. NYTimes.com - Published 2 days ago
How Joe Biden went from slumping to surging in Democratic presidential race in Iowa Iowa resident Carolyn Miller had long harbored doubts about Joe Biden's candidacy, believing the former vice president was too old and too fumbling to beat President Donald Trump in November's.. Reuters - Published 2 days ago Anita Hill on Joe Biden in Iowa: 'The statute of limitations on apologies is up' "Since I am in Iowa," Anita Hill said, alluding to the caucuses, "... we need leaders ... who will get us where we need to be on gender-based violence."
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Latest Polls: 4 Reasons Anything Could Happen in Iowa The state’s caucuses often come down to the wire, but this year’s contest is especially uncertain. NYTimes.com - Published 3 days ago How Will Thousands of Latinos in Iowa Be Greeted at ‘El Caucus’? The state’s Latino population is a potentially important bloc in the Democratic voting. But some local leaders believe efforts to make caucus sites friendlier to Spanish speakers have fallen short. NYTimes.com - Published 3 days ago
Impeachment Briefing: Day 2 of the Democrats’ Case House managers continued opening arguments. Plus, how the trial could affect the Iowa caucuses. NYTimes.com - Published 3 days ago Caucusing in the Caucasus Why attend an Iowa caucus in Des Moines or Cedar Rapids when you can do it from Tbilisi? NYTimes.com - Published 3 days ago
Marianne Williamson Says She’ll Support Andrew Yang in Iowa Ms. Williamson, a self-help author who dropped out of the Democratic presidential race this month, said she was not endorsing Mr. Yang per se, but wanted to help him get through the early primaries. NYTimes.com - Published 3 days ago Joe Biden-Bernie Sanders' argument on Social Security spills into final sprint for Iowa With less than two weeks before the Iowa caucuses, each is arguing they have the strongest records of protecting Social Security
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Stuck in the Senate as Their 2020 Rivals Have Iowa to Themselves Several Democratic candidates and top contenders in the Feb. 3 caucuses are at the impeachment trial while Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg court hundreds of voters each day. NYTimes.com - Published 4 days ago Joe Biden says he would not 'make the deal' to testify in impeachment trial in exchange for Republican testimony "Have you ever thought of just calling their bluff?" a voter asked Biden in Iowa. "... that might just take the gas right out of them."
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Pete Buttigieg Traverses Iowa, Trying to Channel Obama and Sway the Undecided With three of his top rivals pinned down at the Senate impeachment trial, Mr. Buttigieg has seized the opportunity to camp out in the state, largely below the radar. NYTimes.com - Published 5 days ago Stuck in Washington, 2020 Democratic senators send family, Ocasio-Cortez to barnstorm Iowa Bernie Sanders scrapped Iowa campaign appearances, Amy Klobuchar sent campaign representatives to "hot dish" dinners and Elizabeth Warren planned a remote video speech as the Democratic U.S. senators.. Reuters - Published 5 days ago
As impeachment trial starts, senator-jurors running for president get creative The Iowa caucuses are less than two weeks away, and several Senators are stuck in Washington D.C. for a Senate impeachment trial.
USATODAY.com - Published 5 days ago Biden Dismisses Doubts on His Black Support: ‘You Know Better. You Know Better.’ Joe Biden’s forceful remarks, made at an event in Iowa focused on voters of color, reflected his intensifying competition with Senator Bernie Sanders in the state. NYTimes.com - Published 6 days ago
3 Organizers for 3 Candidates, Under One Roof: This Is Campaigning in Iowa The candidates may be getting a bit testy, but organizers for three Democratic presidential campaigns amiably share a farmhouse that reflects Iowa’s culture of grass-roots politics. NYTimes.com - Published 6 days ago Democratic Candidates Celebrate Dr. King’s Legacy at South Carolina Events Most of the leading Democratic presidential hopefuls planned to take part in speeches, a march and a rally in the state capital, before heading to an Iowa forum focused on minority communities. NYTimes.com - Published 6 days ago
Joe Biden accuses Bernie Sanders' campaign of misrepresenting his Social Security record by sharing 'doctored video' The Biden-Sanders fight over Social Security comes a little more than two weeks before the Feb. 3 Iowa caucuses.
USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago 2020 Democratic White House hopefuls court teachers in pivotal Iowa Democrats vying for the party's 2020 presidential nomination courted Iowa's teachers on Saturday by promising to oust U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and appoint someone who has taught in public.. Reuters - Published 1 week ago
Dramatic video, truck crashes offroad near trooper Officials in the US state of Iowa are urging people to use caution and stay indoors if possible as blizzard conditions continued to wreak havoc in northern and central parts of the state on Saturday... USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago Democrats Can Qualify for the Next Debate by Winning a Single Delegate in Iowa The candidates can take a new path to the stage for the next debate, to be held Feb. 7 in New Hampshire. NYTimes.com - Published 1 week ago
Despite lack of primary threat, Trump 'going big' in Iowa President Donald Trump's campaign plans to blanket Iowa with representatives and events ahead of the state's Feb. 3 caucuses, hoping to use the first-in-the-nation primary to show evidence of his.. Reuters - Published 1 week ago Buttigieg highlights outsider status in effort to surge past Democratic rivals Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is touting his centrist political outsider status in a final push to win over Iowa swing voters, an urgent task as he seeks to pull ahead of rivals in a.. Reuters - Published 1 week ago
Congressional endorsements roll in as Iowa caucus nears Weeks before the Iowa caucuses, members of Congress delivered endorsements to Democratic presidential hopefuls hoping to parlay the support into momentum ahead of the first votes. Reuters - Published 1 week ago Piglets rescued after Iowa truck crash Authorities in Iowa had to round up more than 1,700 young pigs who were in a semi-trailer that overturned Thursday on a freeway just north of Des Moines. (Jan. 17)
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Busch beer drinkers get $1 back for every inch of snow in seven Midwest cities with Snow Day promotion Busch will reduce beer prices by $1 per inch of snow in seven select cities including Des Moines, Iowa and Green Bay, Wisconsin through March 21.
USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago Senator Bernie Sanders ‘would rather be in Iowa.’ Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont Independent who is a leading Democratic candidate for president, has not been around the Senate much lately. NYTimes.com - Published 1 week ago