Age should not be a factor in a presidential race: Letters
Re “Are candidates for president too old?” (Question of the Week, Oct. 15): Presidents have been as young as John Kennedy 43, or as old as Ronald Reagan at 73, as your editorial states. “It’s not t…
The Challenges Hick Must Overcome to Have a Chance in Presidential Race
John Hickenlooper seems to genuinely think he can someday take the presidential oath of office.
Governors struggle under new rules in 2020 presidential race
As his 10 top competitors were in Houston prepping for a big night on national television last week, Democratic presidential candidate and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock was 900 miles north
Nigeria top female candidate drops out of presidential race
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - The woman who led the global campaign to free Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists said Thursday she was dropping out of the race for Nigeria's presidency to form an opposition coalition ahead of next month's election The 55-year-old Oby Ezekwesili had been the most prominent woman to seek the presidency in Nigeria, where politics, as in many African nations, have long been dominated by men. She said in a series of tweets that she planned to focus…
Why debate in Detroit? Because Michigan matters greatly in the 2020 presidential race
Why debate in Detroit? Here are five reasons why Michigan is central to the Democratic primary and the presidential race in 2020
Moderates fight back in a presidential race defined so far by liberal ideas
The rise of several more centrist candidates coincides with an overt push against several policies that some Democrats believe could cost them the general election.
Is Beto O'Rourke dithering when he should be preparing for the 2020 presidential race?
The one-time best hope of Texas Democrats admits to being "in and out of a funk" since losing to Ted Cruz, and that could imperil his 2020 chances.
Donations dried up long before de Blasio dropped out of presidential race
Donations to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s presidential campaign slowed considerably in the months before he dropped out of the race, according to his campaign. De Blasio brought in just $333,045 du…
How Berkeley’s busing program redefined Kamala Harris’ life — and changed the presidential race
Harris has turned her experience into a breakout moment for her presidential campaign, taking on frontrunner Joe Biden in Thursday night’s debate over his own history of opposing busing programs as…
PX column: See why Me Too attack on Sherrod Brown could be about 2020 presidential race
Is Me Too Ohio's attack more about Republicans making a preemptive strike to try to foil Sherrod Brown's potential presidential run in two years?
Political analyst Ron Faucheux: How age factor could influence presidential race
Age is rarely an issue in presidential elections. Most candidates are neither too young nor too old. The average age of the last 10 presidents upon taking office was 57.
Top Tweets of the Presidential Race
This year’s presidential race has been unprecedented for a number of reasons, including the influence of social media. Discussions about the election have extended far beyond the campaign trail and onto platforms like Facebook and Twitter. With the election just a day away, here’s a look back at...