Tag: 2020 democratic candidates

Amy Walter and Domenico Montenaro on 2020 Democrats’ ‘volatility,’ impeachment politics

And now it’s time for Politics Monday. Here to analyze all the week’s political news, Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and host of public radio’s “Politics With Amy Walter,” and Domenico Montanaro. He’s a senior political editor at NPR. Thanks so much for being here. Amy, this is the Democratic field still in flux. We’re two months away...

Michael Bennet on the situation in Syria, American health care and impeachment

JUDY WOODRUFF: Senator Michael Bennet of Colorado is one of 18 Democrats vying for his party’s presidential nomination. Like other presidential hopefuls, he’s making his case to voters why his health care plan is better than his opponents, even as issues like Syria and impeachment have taken center stage in Washington. Senator Bennet joins us once more. Thank you very...

Shields and Brooks on Trump’s judicial picks, Bill Taylor’s testimony

JUDY WOODRUFF: In this week alone, the top U.S. diplomat for Ukraine told Congress that the president withheld military aid for personal political gain; Republican Congress members stormed a secure room at the Capitol, where many already had access, to dispute the impeachment process, but not the substance; and we have learned that the Department of Justice is investigating its...

2020 Democrats roll out new policy proposals on paid family leave, corporate interest

AMNA NAWAZ: While the Trump administration navigates this impeachment inquiry, the Democratic candidates hoping to replace President Trump in the Oval Office are still figuring out how much attention to put on the incumbent. In a moment, William Brangham will have more analysis on the politics of impeachment. But, first, Lisa Desjardins is back now with a report from the...