Democratic primaries 2020

kamala harris

Kamala Harris is not your vice president

December 12, 2019 1:32 pm

Her terrible campaign proves she has nothing to add

bernie sanders

Bernie Sanders leans into anti-Semitism

December 5, 2019 12:22 pm

By making Linda Sarsour his surrogate, the Democratic candidate has betrayed his heritage and his party

michael bloomberg

Will Michael Bloomberg break double digits?

December 3, 2019 10:30 pm

Primary voters want the red meat

kamala harris

Kamala Harris’s downfall has been obvious for months

December 3, 2019 10:14 pm

Democratic elites saw in Harris their perfect ideal for what the electorate wanted, mistaking their own preferences for the preferences of actual voters

december dropouts

Donkey Dow: December dropouts

December 3, 2019 2:40 pm

Pour one out for Officer Kamala

michael bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg’s Chinese appeasement

November 30, 2019 1:26 pm

Xi’s megalomania is unalloyed and unchecked

authenticity

Why are politicians so obsessed with authenticity?

November 27, 2019 7:01 pm

Another squad marches hopelessly into the enfilade of the inauthenticity firing line

msnbc tulsi gabbard

MSNBC wages war on Tulsi the dove

November 25, 2019 12:36 pm

Gabbard enrages the favored network of the DNC. Is this to her advantage?

ad mike bloomberg

Could Bloomberg’s huge ad buy backfire?

November 25, 2019 12:13 pm

‘The sheer frequency could tip voters from aware to annoyed in a week’

How Bloomberg helps Bernie

November 24, 2019 5:48 pm

The elite eats itself, again

mike michael bloomberg

Who likes Mike?

November 24, 2019 8:30 am

For the Democratic patriciate, a Bloomberg candidacy rests on the idea of a return to normalcy

atlanta bored

Donkey Dow: I got bored in Atlanta

November 21, 2019 5:22 pm

Other than a Gabbard gutting, Mayor Pete emerged fairly unscathed

atlanta democrats

Bored, groggy Democrats drag themselves to another debate

November 21, 2019 8:04 am

In their Poe-like manic obsession with beating Donald Trump, they still don’t know why he won, and they never will

atlanta

The Democrats’ open mic night in Atlanta

November 20, 2019 11:18 pm

Candidates liven up debate with comedy bits

mayor pete

The myth of Mayor Pete

November 20, 2019 3:16 pm

How the South Bend mayor imagined himself into contention

candidates more

Donkey Dow: needs more candidates!

November 15, 2019 3:56 pm

Who said the Democratic primary was too crowded?

michael bloomberg
nigel farage

Dear Nigel Farage: don’t become the man who reversed the referendum result

November 7, 2019 11:13 am

At this point, to hold out for a ‘clean’ exit that’s never going to happen is to embrace defeat

hillary

Source: Hillary Clinton is considering 2020 run

November 7, 2019 9:41 am

Clinton Agonistes

opponents

The mesmerizing mediocrity of Trump’s opponents

November 6, 2019 11:13 pm

The Democrats have an embarrassing inability to produce a candidate who can beat him at the ballot

primary

Seven candidates who could save the Democrats in 2020

October 28, 2019 10:51 am

Is there no one else?

warren

Big Squaw E. Warren speaks with forked tongue

October 28, 2019 10:41 am

Do the Democrats have a death wish?

december debate

Donkey Dow: December debate desperation

October 25, 2019 6:43 pm

Which candidates will survive the winter?

cory booker

Inside Cory Booker’s DC lovefest

October 25, 2019 2:14 pm

‘If I am your president, I’m going to ask for more from you than any president has ever asked in your lifetime’

beto

Beto O’Rourke: 2 percent in polling, 110 percent in hyperbole

October 23, 2019 7:17 pm

Struggling Democrat dials up the dramatics during Washington Post livestream