Posts Tagged ‘democratic’

Your phone and TV are tracking you, and political campaigns are listening in

It was a crowded primary field and Tony Evers, running for governor, was eager to win the support of officials gathered at a Wisconsin state Democratic party meeting, so the candidate did all the usual things: he read the room, he shook hands, he networked. Then he put an electronic fence around…

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Your phone and TV are tracking you, and political campaigns are listening in

It was a crowded primary field and Tony Evers, running for governor, was eager to win the support of officials gathered at a Wisconsin state Democratic party meeting, so the candidate did all the usual things: he read the room, he shook hands, he networked. Then he put an electronic fence around…

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Border showdown: Trump and Beto O’Rourke hold dueling rallies on immigration in El Paso

President Trump falsely told a raucous rally in El Paso on Monday night that he is already building a wall on the adjacent border with Mexico, as a potential Democratic challenger assailed him at a large protest nearby and, in Washington, congressional negotiators announced a tentative funding…

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Elizabeth Warren’s presidential announcement will honor a great moment in labor history

The Democratic Party lately has been striving to portray itself as a bulwark for the American worker, but it hasn’t done as much to place organized labor at the forefront of its platform. That may be about to change. Sen

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In Oakland speech, Kamala Harris launches White House bid with scathing assault on Trump

Kamala Harris formally launched her Democratic bid for president Sunday with a blunt-force assault on President Trump and a promise to unify a country deeply riven along social, cultural and political lines. Speaking from the steps of Oakland’s flag-bedecked City Hall plaza, to a crowd that spilled…

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In Oakland speech, Kamala Harris launches White House bid with scathing assault on Trump

Kamala Harris formally launched her Democratic bid for president Sunday with a blunt-force assault on President Trump and a promise to unify a country deeply riven along social, cultural and political lines. Speaking from the steps of Oakland’s flag-bedecked City Hall plaza, to a crowd that spilled…

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Sen. Kamala Harris can’t ‘fight for the people’ if she stays silent

California Sen. Kamala Harris promises to “fight for the people” if she’s elected president.

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The new Congress should expand gun-sale background checks and ban assault-style rifles

The shift of the House of Representatives from Republican to Democratic control offers a glimmer of hope that Congress might actually find a way to pass some common-sense gun bills. Two serious efforts have already begun

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It’s time for a viable third — and fourth, and fifith — political party

To the editor: The arrogance of the Democratic Party in California is on full display in Garry South’s op-ed article , which states that the emergence of a third party from California is unlikely, since most independents tend to vote for candidates from one major party. This truly misses what the…

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Kamala Harris makes it official: She’s running for president

Kamala Harris, a first-term Democratic senator from California who captured national attention for her prosecutorial grilling of Trump administration officials, entered the 2020 presidential fray on Monday, casting her candidacy as a campaign to preserve American ideals.

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