Mary Anne Marsh: Will first Dem debate be a defining moment — or demolition derby?

Originally published on FoxNews.com. This week’s first Democratic debate is a test for every candidate running for president in 2020. It is the first time a national audience will have the chance to measure these candidates as the next president of the United States. And as the old saying goes, you get one chance to make a … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Will first Dem debate be a defining moment — or demolition derby?

Mary Anne Marsh: Joe Biden’s ‘woman problem’ and the future of his campaign

Originally published on FoxNews.com. Joe Biden’s long legislative record collided with Joe Biden the presidential candidate yet again this week, and the result was disastrous. But it is only the latest example of Biden and his lack of support for women since he entered the 2020 presidential campaign. The first problem for Biden was a series of … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Joe Biden’s ‘woman problem’ and the future of his campaign

Mary Anne Marsh: Bernie Sanders’ incredible, shrinking candidacy — why he won’t be Dem nominee

Originally published on FoxNews.com. In 2016 Bernie Sanders was a force in Democratic politics, challenging Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination in a bitter and hard-fought contest. Sanders is running again for the Democratic nomination and finds himself mired in second place and sinking.  Today he sees Joe Biden in front of him in first place and … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Bernie Sanders’ incredible, shrinking candidacy — why he won’t be Dem nominee

Mary Anne Marsh: If Dems want to beat Trump in 2020, we need to fix the election system first

Originally published on FoxNews.com. When Democratic presidential candidates are asked about Congressional impeachment hearings, increasingly the response is, “I want to beat Trump at the ballot box.” Oh, really? The fact is Russia successfully attacked our election in 2016 and 2018. The redacted Mueller Report clearly establishes the actions by Russia to hijack our democracy through a series … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: If Dems want to beat Trump in 2020, we need to fix the election system first

Mary Anne Marsh: Joe Biden’s biggest challenge in 2020 is … Joe Biden

Originally published on FoxNews.com. Elections are won or lost based on candidates and campaigns. The better the candidate and campaign, the better your chances are to win the election. And that’s the problem for Joe Biden. Biden does many things well but running for president isn’t one of them. He has run for president on two other occasions – 1988 and … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Joe Biden’s biggest challenge in 2020 is … Joe Biden

Mary Anne Marsh: ‘Socialism!’ is the GOP rallying cry for 2020

Originally published on FoxNews.com. Socialism is the Republican rallying cry for the 2020 election. Everywhere you turn every Republican is using it to define Democrats this election cycle. Why? Because this election will be, in part, a referendum on the economy. Specifically, it will be a referendum on a rigged economy that works for a few versus … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: ‘Socialism!’ is the GOP rallying cry for 2020

Mary Anne Marsh: The 2020 election is here and guess who the Democrats’ frontrunner is?

Originally published on FoxNews.com. What a difference a week makes: In the span of seven days, with bookend visits to Iowa and New Hampshire, Elizabeth Warren established herself as the early front runner for the Democratic nomination in 2020. An early announcement and early visits to the first two primary states has left everyone else considering a run in her … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: The 2020 election is here and guess who the Democrats’ frontrunner is?