Booker and Gillibrand Want to Stymie Special Interest Spending, Except for Labor Unions and Ideological Groups

Senators Cory Booker (N.J.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (N.Y.), who top the list of potential Democratic challengers to President Donald Trump in 2020, both announced last week that they would forgo accepting donations from corporate PACs in an effort to cure the corrosive effect they say special interest spending has had on the political system. But neither extended their pledge to labor unions and ideological groups.

Oprah on 2020: ‘It’s Not in My DNA’

In an upcoming interview, Oprah Winfrey is expected to drive home the point that she has no intention of running for president in 2020, despite her well-received speech at the 2018 Golden Globes fueling speculation that she might.