In the lead up to the 2018 midterm elections, many Democrats are focused on embracing the #MeToo movement and therefore see former President Bill Clinton as “too toxic” to campaign for Democratic candidates.
CNN informs me there are “at least” 22 Democrats thinking of running for president in 2020. So who among them had the best 2017? Below is my list, in descending order, of the strongest members of the emerging 2020 Democratic field, along with some thoughts on their political fortunes. Spoiler alert: It’s not a pretty sight.
Columnists at both HuffPost and the Daily Beast came out with pieces within an hour of each other on Wednesday, both arguing that former Vice President Joe Biden should not be the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee.