NextGen America, which works to turn out young voters, is making the Maine Republican a top target for 2020.
Kevin RobillardNEWS: The Tom Steyer-backed @NextGenAmerica is set to invest at least $1M in Maine to defeat @SenatorCollins.
There’s just one problem for the youth-focused organization: Maine has the highest median age of any state in the union.
Warren’s impressive haul is the third largest for the quarter, behind only Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden.
Kevin RobillardWarren’s second-quarter fundraising total is more than TRIPLE what she raised in the first quarter, and goes a long way toward validating her strategy of not doing high-dollar fundraising.
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Republicans and Democrats alike are trying to turn the senator from Kentucky into American politics’ ultimate antagonist.
Kevin RobillardNEW: Mitch McConnell is set to be the major bogeyman of the 2020 elections.
Democratic polling has found linking Republican candidates to the Senate Majority Leader is more effective than linking them to President Trump.
The 2020 hopeful's latest proposal would implement strict federal standards for election security, automatic voter registration and make Election Day a h...
Kevin RobillardNEW: Here’s @ewarren’s newest plan. It would totally transform American elections.
• Federal standards for ballot design and election security.
• Automatic voter registration.
• No more gerrymandering.
• Election Day would be a federal holiday.
At a Third Way conference, the barriers to a 2020 Democratic win were clear: Bernie Sanders and Medicare-for-All. But Elizabeth Warren was acceptable.
Kevin RobillardNEW, from Charleston: Third Way thinks biggest barrier to a Democratic win in 2020 is the party listening to the “extremely online” and nominating Bernie Sanders.
“If we don’t nominate a self-proclaimed socialist, we’ll probably be OK,” said Jen Psaki.
The GOP senator faces intense backlash from state Democrats and abortion rights activists over her vote for Brett Kavanaugh.
Kevin RobillardNEW from @hayleymiller01 and me: Democrats have found their candidate in Maine’s Senate race.
State House Speaker Sara Gideon will announce a run against Susan Collins later this month, per five sources.
"I don’t think they’re suddenly going to decide, ‘OK, we’re a minority party now, we’re just going to be a loyal opposition,'" Sen. Tim Kaine said.
Kevin Robillard.@SenatorDurbin, the #2 Senate Democrat, is not impressed with Biden’s predictions of future GOP cooperation.
“A thousand flowers will bloom, children will smile, and America will be happy again.”
Kevin RobillardNEW: I went deep on the major theories of change in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries.
• @JoeBiden believes he can work with the GOP.
• @BernieSanders wants to build a grassroots revolution.
• @ewarren wants to change the rules of Washington.
Trump called Joe Biden a "sleepy man" during a phone call to Boston Herald Radio.
Kevin Robillardif you’re going to write that Trump says that Warren got jobs because of her claim of Native American heritage, you also need to write that there is zero evidence backing up that claim