March 25, 2019
Democrats and their choices!
According to a new poll, Democrats want a white guy on top of their ticket: Democratic primary voters were read a list of 20 announced and potential candidates for the 2020 nomination. Biden is the top choice at 31 percent, followed by Sanders at 23 percent. California Sen. Kamala Harris (8 percent) and former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke (8 percent) make up a second tier. They are followed by New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker (4 percent), Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (4 percent), and New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (2 percent). To be sure, this is probably another poll that has more to do with name recognition than ideology. My guess is that it will change when former V.P. Biden actually goes out and starts answering questions or telling stories or embracing women. Nevertheless, it shows me the real divide or confusion in the party. V.P. Biden and Senator Sanders will have a hard time agreeing on anything except that they think...(Read Full Post)