Deval Patrick bid would ‘complicate Elizabeth Warren’s life’

Originally published on Politico.com. Photo by Steven Senne. The former Massachusetts governor is eyeing the Democratic race just as his home-state ally emerges as a frontrunner. BOSTON — When Elizabeth Warren was asked to name three African Americans she'd choose for her presidential cabinet last week, she pointed to her friend Deval Patrick as one of them. … Continue reading Deval Patrick bid would ‘complicate Elizabeth Warren’s life’

Deval Patrick considering late entry into 2020 presidential race

Originally published in The Boston Globe. Photo by Kim Leeson. Former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick is considering a late entry into the Democratic presidential race, according to two people familiar with Patrick’s thinking, potentially adding another name to an already unsettled primary field less than three months before the Iowa caucus. One person familiar with … Continue reading Deval Patrick considering late entry into 2020 presidential race

Biden’s Attacks on Warren Turn Personal, Drawing Some Complaints of Sexism

Originally published in The New York Times. Photo by Sarah Rice. By calling Warren’s approach “condescending,” “angry” and elitist, Biden and his allies are making a risky case against a female candidate. He says the criticism has nothing to do with gender. CONCORD, N.H. — Senator Elizabeth Warren is “instructing” voters on what to believe. … Continue reading Biden’s Attacks on Warren Turn Personal, Drawing Some Complaints of Sexism

Elizabeth Warren says she’s got a detailed plan for almost everything, but she still lacks specifics on Medicare for All

Originally published on BusinessInsider.com. She says she's got a detailed plan for everything: Criminal justice reform, breaking up tech giants, universal pre-K, student debt relief, and a tax on the wealthy. Yet Sen. Elizabeth Warren still doesn't have a plan on healthcare. Her campaign updated its website earlier this week to include more information about her stance … Continue reading Elizabeth Warren says she’s got a detailed plan for almost everything, but she still lacks specifics on Medicare for All

Mary Anne Marsh: Thursday’s debate could be Elizabeth Warren’s moment to become the Democratic nominee

Originally published on FoxNews.com. Ten Democrats will debate Thursday night. It‘s the first, and likely only, time before the Iowa caucuses that all the top tier candidates will be on the same stage at the same time. Voters will get their first opportunity to compare and contrast the candidates and then decide who is the best bet against President Donald Trump. That means this debate could either secure Joe Biden’s front-runner status … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Thursday’s debate could be Elizabeth Warren’s moment to become the Democratic nominee

Mary Anne Marsh: Trump is the ‘extremely stable genius’ who can’t resist taking Pelosi’s bait

Originally published on FoxNews.com. No one knows how to play Donald Trump better than Nancy Pelosi. Pelosi once again proved she lives rent-free in Trump’s head last week when the president responded to her remarks that he was conducting a “cover-up.” That one comment led to a 48-hour verbal demolition derby that Pelosi won. Following Pelosi’s remark, Trump … Continue reading Mary Anne Marsh: Trump is the ‘extremely stable genius’ who can’t resist taking Pelosi’s bait

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