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Jenna Johnson is a national political correspondent covering campaigns and voters. She previously covered the White House, 2016 presidential campaign, Maryland politics and higher education.
For years, Democratic presidential candidates have been skittish about taking liberal positions. The caution has given way to confidence.
The New York senator and new presidential candidate starts to define herself: as a fighter and a mom, among other things
The New York Democrat’s announcement on Colbert’s CBS show further crowds the Democratic field for 2020.
The former congressman and potential presidential candidate lacks a detailed plan. He says he’s open-minded and seeking a national debate.
The former San Antonio mayor pointed to his roots as he promised to expand opportunities.
She is expected to be a major contender in a field that is likely to be large and diverse.
Some say they have little faith that politicians from either party can influence a bottom-line-focused corporation.
Even in this hyperpartisan era, many voters ended up on both sides in the midterm elections, voting for Democrats and Republicans in different races.
For two voters, the election wasn’t about ideology or policy but saving the country.
As they waited for hours outside the rally venue in the hot June sun, Trump's supporters applauded the president for doing his best and criticized the media for focusing so heavily on the issue.