Unpacking Nevada — and on to South Carolina

As expected, Bernie Sanders secured a big Nevada win on Saturday, and he remains by far the likeliest Democratic nominee. And yet, perhaps -- just perhaps -- anti-Bernie Democrats were offered a glimmer of hope all the same. I'll circle back to that soon. For now, let's work our way up Nevada's results. PPFA has… Continue reading Unpacking Nevada — and on to South Carolina


Nevada Caucuses 2020: Preview

We've arrived at the third contest of the 2020 Democratic Primary: the Nevada caucuses. Just three days removed from a testy debate -- one in which the most targeted candidate is not on today's ballot and the least targeted candidate is the strong favorite to win the nomination -- we're eager to see how the… Continue reading Nevada Caucuses 2020: Preview

Nevada Debate: The Night Five Democrats Stop-and-Frisked Mike Bloomberg

"Mayor Bloomberg, there's a lot for you to respond to there." -Moderator Lester Holt, just five minutes into last night's debateLike antibodies attacking an invading virus, the five Democratic candidates who have actually campaigned and won delegates in early states aggressively defended their party from an interloping billionaire. And it didn't take long.The Nevada debate… Continue reading Nevada Debate: The Night Five Democrats Stop-and-Frisked Mike Bloomberg

Nevada Caucuses Sitrep Heading into Tonight’s Debate

Tonight in Las Vegas, five Democrats, for the ninth time, will be strapping on some armor and putting themselves on display for all to see: Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren. And then there's one Democrat who will be mounting the stage for the first time: the ninth-richest person in… Continue reading Nevada Caucuses Sitrep Heading into Tonight’s Debate