2020

Crowd Boos Julian Castro for Refusing to Hold Baby

'I don't want to give the baby a cold'

Democratic presidential hopeful Julian Castro said he did not want to hold a voter's baby, prompting boos from the crowd during an appearance at NetRoots Nation this past weekend. He cited a desire to protect the infant's health, saying he wasn't a "typical politician" and he had been "shaking a million hands."

Kamala Harris Stands by Latest Private Insurance Reversal

Harris has been inconsistent on the role of private health insurance

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.) confirmed during a Friday appearance on The View that her Medicare for All plan would not eliminate private supplemental health insurance, rebutting her own past statements indicating that she supported abolishing private insurance.

Cory Booker’s Brother Got Top N.J. Education Job After Poor Tenure Leading Charter School

One teacher said she had 'no idea what he did' during the first year of operation

Cary Booker, older brother of senator and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker (D., N.J.), landed a top education job in the New Jersey governor’s administration in June despite an abysmal record leading a charter school in Tennessee, according to a report by NJ Advance Media.

Schumer Fails Again to Recruit Senate Candidate

Dan McCready: 'I’ve also been very clear that I’m not running for the Senate'

Chuck SchumerDan McCready, Democratic candidate for North Carolina’s 9th District, confirmed in an interview Thursday with WCNC Charlotte that he had met with Schumer to discuss running for Republican incumbent Thom Tillis’s Senate seat.