[DIGEST: MSNBC, NPR, CNN, NBC News, The New York Times, Politico] As expected, billionaire businessman Donald Trump soared to an easy win in the New Hampshire GOP primary, the first primary of the 2016 presidential campaign. But with first place out of sight for the rest of the packed field, all eyes have been on … Continued
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is making plans to enter the presidential race, which could divide support for the current respective Democratic and Republican frontrunners.
Activist Sandra Bland appeared healthy and normal after being rough handled and arrested on a dubious traffic violation. She would up dead in her jail cell a few days later. Few believed she or her family would find justice.
All will-he-or-won’t-he speculation ended Wednesday when Vice President Joe Biden decided not to join the Democratic Presidential Primary. This leaves former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Senator Bernie Sanders, former Governor of Rhode Island Lincoln Chafee, and former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley as the major candidates. In making his choice, Biden took his time to … Continued
If you missed the first Democratic Presidential Debate, here are the evening’s highlights: CNN opened the debate with a video message from President Barack Obama in which the President urged Democrats to come together and get out to vote; he also listed some of his administration’s greatest accomplishments, as a few images of Vice President … Continued
With a little over six months until the Iowa caucus, the battle for the Democratic party nomination is already at full tilt. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is widely expected to win the nomination. Her smooth path to that, however, has come up against some unexpected turbulence in the form of last month’s late-night-TV-punchline … Continued