John Delaney Can Unite Us Against Trump

A guest post from Joan Amos, recent chair of the Lucas County Democrats According to a Monmouth University poll from February 4, 2019, most Americans want to elect a new president who will put Donald Trump’s era of scandal and division behind us. That should be nothing new to most of us. But the poll also found that among Democrats, we want candidates who can defeat Donald Trump most of all – even if we don’t agree on all the issues. To defeat Donald Trump, we need a candidate who can unite the majority of us — Democrats, independents and […]

Gillibrand Plans Mississippi River Trip Through Counties That Flipped Iowa

Kirsten Gillibrand will take a tour next week through the Eastern Iowa counties that gave her predecessor in the Senate so many difficulties in the 2016 presidential campaign. The planned trip for next Tuesday and Wednesday takes Gillibrand along the Mississippi River, hitting Dubuque, Davenport, Muscatine, and Burlington. She makes a stop in Ottumwa before coming back to Des Moines for a town hall forum. Gillibrand will be the first Democratic candidate to visit the cities of Muscatine and Burlington this year (a few others visited them in 2018). The 2020 field has spent significant time in Western Iowa’s Steve […]