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Capitol Report: Not one S&P 500 CEO is donating to Bernie Sanders or Elizabeth Warren

While the moderate 2020 Democrats finished behind Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire, presidential hopefuls Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden are winning over S&P 500 CEOs, as the execs vote for them with their wallets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2020

Capitol Report: Warren reports lowest quarterly fundraising total among the four top-tier 2020 Democrats

For the second quarter in a row, presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders leads the top-tier 2020 Democrats in fundraising. Pete Buttigieg is a distant second, while Joe Biden ranks third and Elizabeth Warren slips to fourth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 6th, 2020

Capitol Report: Sanders leads in fourth-quarter fundraising, followed by Buttigieg, Biden and Warren

For the second quarter in a row, presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders leads the top-tier 2020 Democrats in fundraising. Pete Buttigieg is a distant second, while Joe Biden ranks third and Elizabeth Warren slips to fourth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2020

Capitol Report: Democratic debate on Tuesday features a surging Elizabeth Warren and a recuperating Bernie Sanders

Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate will have a significantly different backdrop than prior ones. Warren is now challenging Biden for the front-runner label, Sanders is facing health questions, and an impeachment effort is in full swing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2019

Capitol Report: Biden slips in national poll to tie with Sanders, Warren

Joe Biden lost ground in a new national poll and is virtually tied for first place with Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren as Democrats compete for their party’s presidential nomination......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 26th, 2019

Capitol Report: Kill off the health insurers? Medicare for All is a point of contention in first Democratic debate

Health insurance was a source of contention in the first Democratic debate, with Sen. Elizabeth Warren leaving no space between her and her most formidable liberal rival, Sen. Bernie Sanders, by not seeing a role for private insurers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2019

Capitol Report: Bernie Sanders proposes big hike in estate taxes, after Elizabeth Warren floats wealth levy

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday introduced new legislation that would boost the estate tax on billionaires, the latest effort on the left to increase taxes on the wealthiest Americans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

Capitol Report: Not one S&P 500 CEO is donating to Bernie Sanders

While the moderate 2020 Democrats lost to Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire, presidential hopefuls Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden are winning over the CEOs of S&P 500 companies, as the execs vote for them with their wallets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2020

Capitol Report: Sanders leads in Iowa polls ahead of caucuses, followed by Biden, Buttigieg, then Warren

With Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses just days away, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is leading in polls focused on the Hawkeye State, but former Vice President Joe Biden isn’t far behind......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2020

Elizabeth Warren confirmed reports that Bernie Sanders told her he believed a woman couldn"t win the presidency

Lucas Jackson/Reuters Sen. Elizabeth Warren confirmed a report on Monday that fellow 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders told her he didn't be.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2020

Capitol Report: Democratic debate in South Carolina likely to feature attacks on both big spender Mike Bloomberg and front-runner Bernie Sanders

Analysts say moderates can’t let Bloomberg off the hook, while Sanders “will have a target on his back” because of his bigger-than-expected win over the weekend in Nevada’s caucuses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch8 hr. 28 min. ago

The top 5 moments of the Nevada Democratic debate included Elizabeth Warren eviscerating Michael Bloomberg and Bernie Sanders defending democratic socialism

The top 5 moments of the Nevada Democratic debate included Elizabeth Warren eviscerating Michael Bloomberg and Bernie Sanders defending democratic socialism.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 20th, 2020

Capitol Report: Elizabeth Warren becomes the latest 2020 Democrat to get a super PAC’s help

Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts becomes the latest Democratic presidential hopeful to get the support of a super PAC, after previously criticizing this type of big-money organization......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Capitol Report: Ahead of Nevada debate, Sanders leads Biden by 15 points in new poll, with Bloomberg in 3rd

As six Democratic presidential hopefuls prepare to debate in Nevada on Wednesday night, one new national poll gives Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont a 15-point lead over former Vice President Joe Biden......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Key Words: HBO’s John Oliver has strong words for those who oppose ‘Medicare for All’

Oliver, born in the U.K. but an American citizen, spent most of his return from break this weekend in support of Medicare-for-all, which has been a central platform for candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

Capitol Report: CNBC’s Jim Cramer: Elizabeth Warren’s attack on billionaire Leon Cooperman hurt us all and could cost her the presidency

Hedge-fund billionaire Leon Cooperman joked back in September that the stock market wouldn’t even open if Sen. Elizabeth Warren were to win the presidency and bring her plans to tax the rich to the White House. Now her popularity is fading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

The Ratings Game: Health care stocks’ rise as analyst sees Bernie Sanders as ‘unelectable,’ Elizabeth Warren ‘fading’

Shares of several health care companies rose Tuesday, to buck the broader stock market selloff, after Deutsche Bank analyst George Hill said the “muddled” race for the Democratic nominee suggests the political threats to health-care reform are fading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

Key Words: HBO’s John Oliver on universal health care: Americans hate when Brits try to fix them — but I’m doing it anyway

Oliver, born in the U.K. but an American citizen, spent most of his return from break this weekend in support of Medicare-for-all, which has been a central platform for candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

Key Words: John Oliver: Americans hate when Brits try to fix them — but I’m doing it anyway

Oliver, born in the U.K. but an American citizen, spent most of his return from break this weekend in support of Medicare-for-all, which has been a central platform for candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

Capitol Report: Democrats’ primary battle shifts to Nevada, South Carolina as Biden maps a comeback

Democrats’ presidential primary race is turning to Nevada and South Carolina, two states whose diverse populations could help shake up the contest after Bernie Sanders captured New Hampshire on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2020

Capitol Report: Sanders wins New Hampshire primary in narrow victory over Buttigieg

Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation Democratic primary on Tuesday, narrowly topping nearest competitor Pete Buttigieg as voters went for the self-avowed democratic socialist over the former mayor of South Bend, Ind......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2020