2020 Elections
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January 23, 2020, 7:01 PM

Rep. Ilhan Omar launches reelection bid with big advantages

Rep. Ilhan Omar is kicking off her reelection campaign with a massive bank account and no challengers who pose a serious threat from either party
January 23, 2020, 7:01 PM
January 22, 2020, 12:55 PM

Civil rights activist, Congressional Black Caucus member Rep. Bobby Rush endorses Bloomberg's White House bid

Rep. Bobby Rush is endorsing Mike Bloomberg's bid for the Democratic nomination. He is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus and a civil rights activist.
January 22, 2020, 12:55 PM
Congressional Black Caucus member endorses Mike Bloomberg for president
January 20, 2020, 4:14 PM

10 years after landmark Citizens United Supreme Court decision, record cash flooding US elections

Ten years ago this week, the Supreme Court decided Citizens United v FEC, a landmark ruling that unleashed billions of dollars into American election campaigns.
January 20, 2020, 4:14 PM
Super PACs have spent $2.9 billion since landmark court decision
January 20, 2020, 3:46 PM

Candidates jostle for position 2 weeks before Iowa caucuses

The Democratic pool has blitzed through key early voting stages to make their final pitches ahead of the impeachment trial.
January 20, 2020, 3:46 PM
Candidates jostle for position 2 weeks before Iowa caucuses
January 18, 2020, 11:20 PM

2020's first big test? Not Iowa, but a tiny Texas House race

It's a Jan. 28 special election runoff near Houston a week before Iowa caucuses.
January 18, 2020, 11:20 PM
January 17, 2020, 2:08 PM

First votes of 2020 primary season could be cast outside of Iowa

As Iowans prepare to cast their ballots at the caucuses, voters in Minnesota may be the ones to lay claim over casting the first primary votes of the season.
January 17, 2020, 2:08 PM
First votes of 2020 primary season could be cast outside of Iowa
January 13, 2020, 9:08 PM

Who's running for president in 2020?

Candidates include Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg. President Donald Trump also faces two Republican challengers.
January 13, 2020, 9:08 PM
Who's running for president in 2020?
January 13, 2020, 5:18 AM

Battle for Iowa caucus intensifying just 22 days away

A major shift in the polls indicates Sen. Bernie Sanders has the momentum with a four-way race with Elizabeth Warren, Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden.
January 13, 2020, 5:18 AM
Battle for Iowa caucus intensifying just 22 days away
January 12, 2020, 7:54 PM

Joe Sestak: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

The former Pennsylvania congressman and three-star Navy admiral entered the presidential race in a video announcing his candidacy on June 23.
January 12, 2020, 7:54 PM
Joe Sestak: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate
January 12, 2020, 7:42 PM

Marianne Williamson: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

Author, spiritual teacher and Oprah Winfrey confidant Marianne Williamson has suspended her candidacy for the Democratic nomination for president.
January 12, 2020, 7:42 PM
Marianne Williamson: Everything you need to know about the presidential candidate
January 11, 2020, 4:35 PM

New poll gives Bernie Sanders a lead over the Democratic field in Iowa

The lead is a first for Sanders who lost the state by a razor thin margin back in 2016.
January 11, 2020, 4:35 PM
New poll gives Bernie Sanders a lead over the Democratic field in Iowa
January 11, 2020, 4:31 PM

Soleimani killing dominates campaign trail, Congress

Trump touts Soleimani killing as lawmakers vote to reign in his military power. Meanwhile, Democrats gear up for an impeachment trial and Iowa caucuses.
January 11, 2020, 4:31 PM
Soleimani killing dominates campaign trail, Congress
January 10, 2020, 12:21 PM

Iowa governor says her office will try to process backlog of felon voting applications before caucuses

Iowa's governor says her office will try to process a backlog of felon voting applications before the caucuses
January 10, 2020, 12:21 PM
Iowa governor: Felon voting applications may process before caucus
January 10, 2020, 12:20 PM

Election security officials brace for possible Iran cyber retaliation

With tensions between Washington and Tehran on the rise, election security officials are warning of possible retaliation from Iran in the form of election meddling.
January 10, 2020, 12:20 PM
Election security officials brace for possible Iran cyber retaliation
January 9, 2020, 1:10 AM

Marianne Williamson on whether to drop out of presidential race: 'There are decisions to be made.'

Marianne Williamson tells ABC News she is now weighing whether to remain in the presidential race.
January 9, 2020, 1:10 AM
Williamson on whether to drop out of 2020 race: 'There are decisions to be made.'
January 8, 2020, 2:07 PM

Former US diplomat Jon Huntsman launches bid for Republican nomination in Utah governor's race

Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. announced on Thursday he's running for the Republican nomination in Utah's governor's race for a third time.
January 8, 2020, 2:07 PM
Former US diplomat Jon Huntsman launches bid for Utah governor's race
January 8, 2020, 1:56 PM

Appeals court stays out of voter purge case in Wisconsin

A state appeals court will stay out of a closely watched Wisconsin case over the purging of up to 209,000 registered voters in the battleground state
January 8, 2020, 1:56 PM
Appeals court stays out of voter purge case in Wisconsin
January 8, 2020, 12:19 PM

Trump and Bloomberg to face off in dueling multi-million dollar Super Bowl ads

Billionaire Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg and President Donald Trump's campaigns have purchased dueling multi-million dollar Super Bowl ads.
January 8, 2020, 12:19 PM
Trump and Bloomberg to face off in dueling multi-million dollar Super Bowl ads
January 2, 2020, 10:56 PM

Who’s left in the 2020 presidential race

Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro announced the end to his campaign on Thursday.
January 2, 2020, 10:56 PM
Who’s left in the 2020 presidential race
January 2, 2020, 6:29 PM

Conservatives seek immediate purge of voters in Wisconsin

Conservatives are asking a judge to find the Wisconsin Elections Commission in contempt for not immediately purging more than 200,000 voters from the rolls
January 2, 2020, 6:29 PM
January 2, 2020, 5:04 PM

Poll: White evangelicals distinct on abortion, LGBT policy

White evangelical Protestants stand noticeably apart from other religious people on how the government should act on two of the most politically divisive issues at play in the 2020 presidential election
January 2, 2020, 5:04 PM
White evangelicals distinct on abortion, LGBT policy: Poll
1 month ago

UK election suggests disinformation spread by politicians may be a bigger threat in 2020 than Russians or ‘deepfakes’

Experts say that domestic disinformation may be a bigger problem in the 2020 U.S. election than foreign interference.
1 month ago
UK election suggests domestic disinformation is a bigger threat in 2020 than Russians
1 month ago

Eric Swalwell: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., joined the pool of 2020 presidential candidates in April. Now he's the first to drop out of the race. Here's what you need to know.
1 month ago
Eric Swalwell: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate
1 month ago

Tim Ryan: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

Rep. Tim Ryan dropped out of the race in October. He announced his run for the White House on ABC's "The View" in April.
1 month ago
Tim Ryan: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate
1 month ago

Seth Moulton: Everything you need to know about the former 2020 presidential candidate

Rep. Seth Moulton, D-Mass., announced his candidacy on ABC's "Good Morning America" before dropping out Aug. 23.
1 month ago
Seth Moulton: Everything you need to know about the former 2020 candidate
1 month ago

Wayne Messam: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

The little-known mayor of Miramar, Florida, who himself as an outsider with a close connection to America's communities suspended his campaign in November.
1 month ago
Wayne Messam: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate
1 month ago

John Hickenlooper: Everything you need to know about the former 2020 presidential candidate

Before his term as governor ended in January, John Hickenlooper crisscrossed the country, visiting key primary states and fueling 2020 rumors.
1 month ago
John Hickenlooper: Everything you need to know about the former 2020 candidate
1 month ago

Kamala Harris: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

If elected, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., would be the first woman and woman of color to serve as president.
1 month ago
Kamala Harris: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate
1 month ago

Steve Bullock: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate

Who is 2020 presidential candidate Steve Bullock? The two-term Montana Gov. Steve Bullock left a still-crowded field of Democratic presidential candidates.
1 month ago
Steve Bullock: Everything you need to know about the 2020 presidential candidate
1 month ago

'THIS WEEK' EXCLUSIVE: Joe Walsh announces Republican primary challenge against Trump

Conservative firebrand former Illinois Congressman Joe Walsh announced Sunday in an exclusive interview with ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos.
1 month ago
Joe Walsh announces GOP primary challenge against Trump
1 month ago

GOP Sen. Collins of Maine launches reelection bid for 2020

Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins of Maine has formally launched her bid for a fifth term in office
1 month ago
GOP Sen. Collins of Maine launches reelection bid for 2020
1 month ago

2020 challengers set to face off in final debate of the year

The Democratic candidates are gearing up for the sixth and final debate of the year, with just seven of the candidates in Los Angeles on the heels of Trump’s impeachment.
1 month ago
2020 challengers set to face off in final debate of the year
1 month ago

GOP NC Rep. Mark Walker, whose district was redrawn, won't run for Senate in 2020

Rep. Mark Walker joins Republican colleague Rep. George Holding in not seeking a Congressional seat in 2020.
1 month ago
NC Republican, whose district was redrawn, won't run for Senate in 2020
1 month ago

A parody account dupes journalists into spreading viral 'campaign moment' on Twitter

A comedian poses as political campaign staffer for Michael Bloomberg on Twitter. He took the internet, political journalist and fellow staffers for surprise.
1 month ago
A parody account dupes journalists into spreading viral 'campaign moment' on Twitter
1 month ago

All 7 presidential contenders might skip December debate over labor dispute, throwing matchup into turmoil

Presidential contenders former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and others might skip December debate over labor dispute, throwing match-up into turmoil.
1 month ago
All 7 presidential contenders might skip this month's debate
1 month ago

Judge: 234K Wisconsin voter registrations should be tossed

A Wisconsin judge has ordered that the registrations of up to 234,000 voters be tossed because they may have moved
1 month ago
Judge hears challenge to 234K voter registrations
2 months ago

Midwest seen as high stakes for 2020

Mayor of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, Dale Adams talks how public opinion towards the impeachment battle is affecting the states like his.
2 months ago
Midwest seen as high stakes for 2020
2 months ago

Former Trump physician Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson running for Texas congressional seat

Former presidential physician and one-time Veterans Affairs secretary pick Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson filed his candidacy for Texas' 13th Congressional District Monday.
2 months ago
Former Trump physician Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson running for Texas congressional seat
2 months ago

Voting site reopened in Georgia after grassroots fight

Residents of a predominantly black rural area waged a grassroots campaign.
2 months ago
2 months ago

North Carolina Rep. Holding won't seek 2020 reelection

North Carolina Republican Rep
2 months ago
North Carolina Rep. Holding won't seek 2020 reelection
2 months ago

Trump campaign and Republican National Committee bans Bloomberg News reporters from future events

The decision comes as Bloomberg News grappled with how to cover its own founder and CEO, Michael Bloomberg who recently launched a presidential bid.
2 months ago
Trump campaign will no longer credential Bloomberg News reporters at events
2 months ago

2020 campaigns 'under-prepared' to combat foreign cyberattacks: Experts

Former senior government officials and private sector executives warned of major election security shortcomings in a Capitol Hill hearing less than a year from 2020.
2 months ago
2020 campaigns 'under-prepared' to combat foreign cyberattacks: Experts
2 months ago

In Atlanta, reverse migration is beginning to skew suburbs blue

Surrounding Atlanta counties were home to seven of the 10 of the fastest-growing black voting-age populations in the country, according to research.
2 months ago
In Atlanta, reverse migration is beginning to skew suburbs blue
2 months ago

Thousands protest election reform failure in Georgia

Thousands of protesters are demonstrating outside the parliament in Georgia, demanding snap elections for the Caucasus country’s legislature after lawmakers failed to pass a promised electoral-reform measure
2 months ago
2 months ago

Sen. Kamala Harris questions whether America would elect a woman of color as president

Sen. Kamala Harris, in recent interviews and speeches, has spoken up about electability. The issue is complicated and multifaceted, political experts say.
2 months ago
Sen. Harris questions whether US would elect a woman of color as president
2 months ago

In North Carolina, legal actions could have a big impact in the upcoming 2020 election

In North Carolina, a new series of legal actions could have a big impact in the upcoming 2020 election.
2 months ago
In NC, legal actions could have a big impact in the upcoming 2020 election
2 months ago

Are Google, Twitter and Facebook doing enough to protect the 2020 election in the age of 'information disorder'?

Experts have raised questions about what social networks like Facebook, YouTube and Twitter have done to prevent foreign election influence.
2 months ago
Are Google, Twitter and Facebook doing enough to protect the 2020 election?
2 months ago

The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur enters race to fill California Rep. Katie Hill's seat

The Young Turks' founder and host Cenk Uygur announced Thursday night he was running for Rep. Katie Hill's seat in California's 25th Congressional District.
2 months ago
Progressive media company founder joins race to fill Calif Rep.Katie Hill's seat
2 months ago

Republican Matt Bevin concedes to Democrat Andy Beshear, ending bitter governor race

A week after Kentucky's gubernatorial contest ended with GOP incumbent Gov. Matt Bevin trailing Democrat Andy Beshear, the Republican conceded.
2 months ago
Republican Matt Bevin concedes to Democrat Andy Beshear, ending bitter governor race
2 months ago

Deval Patrick, former Massachusetts governor, joins 2020 presidential race: 'This won't be easy'

Deval Patrick, the former two-term governor of Massachusetts and the state's first black chief executive, formally announced a bid for the Democratic nomination.
2 months ago
'This won't be easy': Former Massachusetts governor joins 2020 presidential race