Politics

Poll: Elizabeth Warren Overtakes Joe Biden in Minnesota

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a campaign rally Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

A poll of Minnesota Democrat presidential primary voters released over the weekend shows that Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has overtaken former Vice President Joe Biden as the frontrunner in Minnesota, a major development that highlights both Warren’s national surge and Biden’s weakening lead ahead of the first debates.


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Kamala Backer: Clyburn ‘Tacitly Endorsing Joe Biden’

A top supporter of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) in South Carolina on Monday accused influential House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) of putting his thumb on the scale for former Vice President Joe Biden.

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Clyburn Defends Biden, Claims Black Dems Not Divided over Crime Bill

Ahead of a Sunday South Carolina poll that found former Vice President Joe Biden leading in the Palmetto State, House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) claimed on Friday that black Democrats are not divided over former Vice President Joe Biden’s authorship of the 1994 crime bill.

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CNN’s Tapper: ‘Mercurial’ Trump Is ‘Untethered to Facts’

Monday on CNN’s “The Lead,” anchor Jake Tapper called President Donald Trump a “mercurial boss, untethered to facts.” Tapper said, “As President Trump preparing to kick off his 2020 campaign launch with a rally tomorrow in Orlando, Florida, the campaign

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Swalwell: Trump Is a National Security Risk

On Monday’s “CNN Newsroom,” 2020 presidential candidate and House Intelligence Committee member Eric Swalwell (D-CA) stated that he considers President Trump a national security risk. Host Ana Cabrera asked, “I’m just going to ask you straight up, do you consider

Congressman Eric Swalwell (Democrat - California) speaks to guests during an event at the Iowa City Public Library on February 18, 2019, in Iowa City, Iowa. Swalwell responded to a statement about him from the Trump campaign on Monday. SCOTT OLSON/GETTY IMAGES