The Democrats have not shown their eagerness for innovation in this presidential cycle. The overwhelming Democratic primary support for Biden is a clear indication that a majority of Democratic voters who bothered to participate are not willing to dramatically change course. However, Biden cannot afford to isolate and alienate the more progressive wing of Democratic voters or voters who are concerned that this septuagenarian may need some critical assistance galvanizing Democratic voters and delivering a hybrid of Democratic policy needs and desires. It is imperative Biden choose someone with leadership experience who can explain to voters the values and ideals of the Democratic Party. … [Read more...] about Stacey Abrams Is the Only Vice Presidential Pick for Joe Biden. Here’s Why.
Biden rarely missed an opportunity on the campaign trail to remind everyone he was “Obama’s guy” but, from the outset of the primary process, Obama made clear to every candidate that he would not endorse anyone until the primary’s conclusion. … [Read more...] about Barack Obama Appeals for Unity as He Endorses Joe Biden for President
After Floyd's death, a video surfaced showing the 46-year-old handcuffed and on the ground saying, "I can't breathe," as a white police officer holds him down with his knee on Floyd's neck. Four Minneapolis police officers involved in Floyd's death were fired. On Friday, Derek Chauvin, the officer who held Floyd down, was taken into custody, according to John Harrington, the Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden says he spoke with George Floyd’s family
Dipping into non-sports issues is not something that the Ames, Iowa native does very much. His Twitter feed is mostly about his sport. But the death of George Floyd seems to have triggered the player. … [Read more...] about Bengals’ Joe Burrows on George Floyd’s Death: ‘The Black Community Needs Our Help’
The campaign of former Vice President Joe Biden has canceled plans to hold a fundraiser headlined by Andrew Weissmann, a former top prosecutor with Robert Mueller’s special counsel team that investigated now-debunked collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia, according to the Wall Street Journal. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden’s Campaign Cancels Fundraiser with Mueller Team’s Andrew Weissmann