Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) said he did not believe there would be a “great blue wave” on Election Day, apparently trying to tamp down expectations for the Democratic Party.
The head of data at a firm that has been paid six-figures by Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s campaign this cycle said it is “quantitatively insane” to think the likely 2020 Democratic presidential contender is more electable than Sen. Bernie Sanders (D., Vt.).
Joe Donnelly’s latest campaign ad portrays him as a line of defense against “socialists” and “the radical left,” but an analysis of voting records shows he’s voted with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) 74 percent of the time since joining the U.S. Senate in 2013.
South Carolina Democrats are expressing displeasure about an upcoming visit by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) amid fears the self-described socialist’s message will prove too extreme and off-putting in the ruby red state.
Gil Cisneros, a Democrat running for Congress in the traditionally conservative enclave of California’s Orange County, is backing off his support for single-payer style healthcare reforms in the general election after supporting them during the primary race.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.), who has been floated as a potential 2020 presidential candidate, will be heading to Ohio this weekend to campaign with Sen. Sherrod Brown (D., Ohio) and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray.
The New York Times will hold an event with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) Wednesday aimed at getting college students to vote in the upcoming midterm elections.
Vermont’s Democratic gubernatorial nominee Christine Hallquist pitched a plan last week to fund free college tuition by increasing the state’s alcohol and tobacco tax, but she previously said raising taxes is “not something that anyone would want to do.”
Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.), a likely presidential contender, has spent $2.3 million on digital advertisements this election cycle despite not being up for reelection until 2022, money that has primarily gone to a firm that helped boost Sen. Bernie Sanders’s dark horse campaign against Hillary Clinton in 2016.