democrat

Pete Buttigieg
Democratic presidential candidate former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks to supporters at a primary night election rally at Nashua Community College, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Associated Press
February 12, 2020 - 2:20 am
Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg lead the pack in New Hampshire, with Amy Klobuchar close behind.
Read More
Former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg
Democratic presidential candidate South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks at a culinary workers union hall Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Associated Press
January 13, 2020 - 2:54 am
A cluster of candidates, including Sens. Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, along with former Vice President Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, enter the final stretch with a plausible chance of winning Iowa's caucuses. A poll...
Read More
Julian Castro
FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2019 file photo, former Housing and Urban Development Secretary and Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro speaks at the J Street National Conference in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 9:15 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Obama housing secretary Julián Castro on Thursday ended his run for president that pushed the 2020 field on immigration and swung hard at rivals on the debate stage but never found a foothold to climb from the back of the pack. “I’m so proud of the campaign we’ve run...
Read More
Chief Election Official Sandy Pace wears her patriotic-themed boots while staffing the polling station at Drew Middle School on Election Day in Stafford, Va., Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019. (Mike Morones/The Free Lance-Star via AP)
Alex Degman
November 06, 2019 - 6:12 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — Missouri's House is a little bluer today. Democrat Trish Gunby defeated Republican challenger Lee Ann Pittman to take over the 99th house district seat vacated by Jean Evans, who left in January to take over the Missouri Republican Party. Democrat Mike Person fended off a...
Read More
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, left, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., center and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg speak during a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by CNN/New York Times at Otterbein University, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, in Westerville, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Associated Press
October 16, 2019 - 6:28 am
Elizabeth Warren repeatedly came under attack during Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate as rivals accused the Massachusetts senator of ducking questions about the cost of Medicare for All and her signature "wealth tax" plan in an attempt to derail her rising campaign. The pile-on reinforced...
Read More
Michelle Obama
Getty Images
Caitlin Lally
October 15, 2019 - 1:06 pm
(KMOX) — Former first lady Michelle Obama has said that she has no interest in running for president, however, a new poll suggests that people would welcome her to the race. If Obama were to run in the New Hampshire primary, she would be leading the Democratic pack with 26% of the current survey...
Read More
Bernie Sanders
AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter
Associated Press
October 03, 2019 - 5:34 pm
Democrats will hold their next presidential debate on Oct. 15 in Ohio.
Read More
FILE- In this Aug. 27, 2018 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter works with other volunteers on site during the first day of the weeklong Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project, their 35th work project with Habitat for Humanity, in Mishawaka, Ind. Carter turns 95 on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019. (Robert Franklin/South Bend Tribune via AP, File)
Associated Press
October 01, 2019 - 9:27 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Jimmy Carter is celebrating his 95th birthday, becoming the first U.S. president to reach that milestone as he continues his humanitarian work and occasionally wades back into politics and policy debates almost four decades after leaving office. Carter, who served from 1977-1981 and...
Read More
vaping e-cigarettes
AP Photo/Steven Senne, File
Alex Degman
September 22, 2019 - 3:37 pm
Illinois legislators will consider legislation this fall that would outlaw flavored vaping products and ban electronic cigarette use in indoor public spaces.
Read More
Ed Buck
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
Caitlin Lally
September 18, 2019 - 11:10 am
Buck, who is prominent in the LGBTQ political scene, has a history of donating thousands of dollars to Democrats including Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama.
Read More

Pages