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Michael Bloomberg, the latest entrant to the wide field of candidates for the Democratic nomination, has promised to tax the wealthy if he is elected President. This is one in a set of plans he is going to outline during his campaign, the former New York City Mayor said in a speech after fil…

Joe Biden, the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination, accused that President Donald Trump has no strategy for securing the nation against terrorist threats. "He has no strategy for anything. Every day that Donald Trump directs American national security is a dangerous day f…

Senator Bernie Sanders has unveiled a comprehensive plan to legalize marijuana nationally. The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate released his plan on Thursday, saying he aims to expunge all past marijuana-related convictions and invest $50 billion from legal marijuana tax revenue in min…

Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has canceled several upcoming campaign events after being hospitalized and undergoing an emergency heart procedure. Sanders' senior adviser Jeff Weaver revealed in a statement that the Democratic presidential candidate experienced some chest discomfort during a…

President Donald Trump's average job approval rating across major polls in the United States this week has surpassed what his predecessor Barack Obama received in the corresponding period eight years ago. An average of eight major polls on Wednesday shows that Trump enjoys an approval rating…

Former South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford officially announced that he will challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination for president in 2020. Announcing his presidential bid during an interview on “Fox News Sunday," the 59-year-old candidate said, "I think we need to ha…

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang advocates modernization of voting by using blockchain technology, according to his campaign website. He says there is no reason why one should still be waiting in line at polling stations to cast votes considering the technological advanceme…

Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced that she is ending her campaign for President after failing to meet the required numbers of unique donors. She also failed to win enough poll numbers, the main parameters to qualify for the September primary debate in Houston. The 52-year-old N…

Former Illinois Tea Party Congressman Joe Walsh has officially announced that he will challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination for president in 2020. Announcing this during an appearance on ABC, the 57 year-old candidate said, "We've got a guy in the White House who is …

Washington Governor Jay Inslee has announced he is dropping out of the crowded race for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. Inslee, who made combating climate change the centerpiece of his campaign, revealed his decision in an interview with MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Wednesday night.…

Senator Bernie Sanders has called for the legalization of marijuana at the federal level in the U.S. On Sunday, the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate said on Twitter, "We must legalize marijuana nationally, expunge past marijuana convictions and ensure revenue from marijuana is reinvest…

Democratic presidential candidate Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard announced that she is taking a two-week break from campaign to go on active duty in Indonesia. In an interview broadcast on Monday, the 38-year old military combat veteran said, "I'm stepping off of the campaign trail for a couple…

The Democratic presidential debate in Detroit Wednesday night witnessed a heated war of words between two female lawmakers. Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, who is trailing in the polls, launched a scathing attack on California Senator Kamala Harris over her record on the criminal justice system…

For a third time, the U.S. House of Representatives voted down Democratic Congressman Al Green's move to impeach President Donald Trump. The vote was a clear message that Democrats are not yet ready to impeach Trump despite enjoying majority in the lower house. 332 lawmakers voted against Al…

While the race for the Democratic presidential nomination is well underway, billionaire activist Tom Steyer has decided there is still time for him to throw his hat into the already overcrowded ring. Steyer launched his presidential campaign on Tuesday, replacing Congressman Eric Swawell, D-…

Ross Perot, the U.S. billionaire who ran two independent presidential campaigns in the 1990s, died on Tuesday at the age of 89. "Ross Perot, the ground-breaking businessman and loving husband, brother, father and grandfather, passed away early Tuesday at his home in Dallas, surrounded by his…

Home Depot is facing the heat of shoppers, who are threatening to boycott the home improvement retailer after its co-founder reportedly offered millions to support Donald Trump's re-election. In a recent interview with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, billionaire Bernie Marcus, who retired …

In a spirited Independence Day speech, President Donald Trump said the United States is stronger than ever. Addressing a large crowd at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington on Thursday, the President commended the bravery of the US military as well as the firefighters, first responders, police…