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Iowa Caucuses

  1. 2020 elections
    Beto Is No Longer Ruling Out a 2020 Presidential RunThe Texas political phenom removes one obstacle to an increasingly feasible challenge to Donald Trump.
  2. 2020 elections
    With Mixed Feelings, Iowa Democrats Look Forward to Their 2020 CaucusesIowa Democrats have suffered two rough election years, but that adversity could help the state produce a Trump-ready nominee in 2020.
  3. 2020 election
    Kamala Harris Updates Obama’s Winning Strategy for 2020Twelve years after Obama’s breakthrough, it’s unclear Harris can emulate it given a giant field and polarized politics.
  4. Here’s a 2020 Biden Strategy: Stay Home, Joe!Joe Biden’s mulling a lot of unusual strategies for 2020. He might just want to stay home and hope for a draft.
  5. Sanders-Clinton Commission Agrees on Changes to Make the Primaries More OpenIt’s just one step toward unity, but fewer superdelegates, more oversight of the DNC, and less convoluted Iowa caucuses could help.
  6. De Blasio Reportedly Considering a Presidential Run (Don’t Do It, Bill)Like all New York mayors, he can’t help seeing a future POTUS in the mirror. But there’s no reason to think voters will agree.
  7. God Help Us, Iowa’s 2020 Presidential Contest Is Already UnderwayEver-anxious about their first-in-the-nation status yet happy to leverage it, Iowans lean into another caucus cycle.
  8. Iowa Newspaper Wants Democratic Caucuses AuditedIt’s unclear what will crawl out of the debris if every rock is upturned in an inherently unruly process. 
  9. last night on late night
    You Bet a Post-Iowa Trump Made Late-Night RoundsJ for Jenius.
  10. last night on late night
    How Late Night Covered This Year’s Coin-Tossing, Popcorn-Chomping Iowa CaucusWhich was funnier: the coin toss, or the popcorn buckets filled with votes?
  11. Donald Trump Accuses Cruz of ‘Stealing’ Iowa, Calls for Caucus RedoLess than 48 hours after conceding to Ted Cruz, Trump has accused the Texas senator of “stealing” Monday’s election.
  12. Bernie Sanders and the Democratic Generation GapSanders’s under-30 voters in Iowa dwarfed Obama’s in 2008. But can that offset his other demographic weaknesses? And does this spell trouble for Clinton if she is the nominee?
  13. Donald Trump Celebrates Second-Place Finish With Bitter Tweet StormDonald Trump tweets that he feels flattered to have won second place, and that voters don’t appreciate him enough.
  14. the national circus
    Will Donald Trump Deflate Like a Big Fat Balloon After Losing in Iowa? Maybe, maybe not. But beware the narrative that Rubio is poised to take over the race.
  15. Bernie Sanders Won Iowa Because the Media Says He DidThe only thing truly at stake in Iowa is the media narrative it generates.
  16. After a Breakout Performance in Iowa, Rubio Prepares to Take on TrumpOver the coming days, he’ll try to rally the Establishment and convince them to focus on the real enemy.
  17. Liveblog: Dispatches From the Iowa CaucusesWatch the results come in with Daily Intelligencer.
  18. What Hillary’s Slight Iowa Lead Means for the Democratic Race — If It HoldsThe fight may not be over, but she’s avoided two big back-to-back losses.
  19. The Democrats Effectively Tied in Iowa, But Sanders Won the FutureIn 2008, Obama won voters under 30 by 43 points. In 2016, Sanders won them by 70.
  20. jld wins
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Weighed In on the Caucuses and Is Clearly Already President Veep. Presidential candidate. She can have whatever she wants.
  21. Ted Cruz Tops Trump in IowaThe Donald has been trumped.
  22. Entrance Polls Predict Clinton and Trump Wins in IowaBut they are notoriously unreliable.
  23. Early Reports Suggest High Turnout at Iowa CaucusesIt could be a political revolution or just reporters’ imaginations.
  24. Trump Will Win Iowa If His Supporters Show UpFresh off another gaffe his supporters won’t care about, Trump heads toward a probable Iowa victory — if turnout is up.
  25. working on my fitness
    How Dare Ted Cruz Interrupt Precious Gym TimeYou’ve gotta get your cardio in no matter who’s using the gym.
  26. Late-Night Apocalypse With Ted CruzTed Cruz’s last pitch to Iowans had a feeling of grim, apocalyptic determination. 
  27. Final Poll Shows Sanders, Trump Winning in IowaIt all depends on turnout among first-time caucusgoers.
  28. Bernie Sanders (Almost) Goes NegativeHe called Clinton’s emails a “serious issue,” but with Trump in the race, it’s hard to call that an attack.
  29. Hillary Is Confident As She Prepares to Battle Bernie in IowaBacked by Bill and Chelsea on the eve of the caucus, the Clinton camp seems ready to move on.
  30. Ready or Reeling, Campaigns Prepare to CaucusAs the frontrunners fire up their supporters and fine-tune their ground games, the also-rans face what may be their last hurrah.
  31. Donald Trump Would ‘Strongly Consider’ Overturning Same-Sex MarriageHe had previously said that anybody still fighting the Supreme Court ruling was just playing politics.
  32. Trump and Clinton Lead in Top Iowa PollThe establishment Republican surge just ain’t happening.
  33. No More Mr. Nice Bernie?To go negative, or not to go negative — that is the question facing the Bernie Sanders campaign.
  34. The Two Big Obstacles to a Sanders Win in IowaIf the polls are tied, then Sanders is (probably) losing.
  35. Trump Is (Almost) Acting Like a Normal CandidateDonald Trump may not be an experienced public servant, but he did stay at a Holiday Inn Express Friday night.
  36. Bernie Sanders’s New Ad Is a Music VideoA simple desultory philippic.
  37. Iowa’s GOP Governor Wants Ted Cruz to LoseGovernor Terry Branstad says Ted Cruz is in the pocket of Big Oil.
  38. Donald Trump Tells Liberty University ‘the Bible Is the Best’If I’m president, you’re going to see ‘Merry Christmas’ in department stores, believe me.”
  39. Watch the 4th Democratic Debate With Daily IntelligencerThings could get tense and/or exciting between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
  40. Santorum the Official Winner in Iowa, and the Official Loser Is … IowaFirst-in-the-nation status threatened by shoddy vote count.
  41. Heilemann on Colbert: Gingrich Is an Angry TeddyNewt Gingrich, the angry teddy bear, and Rick Santorum’s nightmare scenario.
  42. In Memoriam: Michele Bachmann’s Presidential CampaignJune 27, 2011–January 4, 2012
  43. John Heilemann on Morning Joe: Who’s Headed to New Hampshire?Not Michele Bachmann and probably not Rick Perry.
  44. Michele Bachmann Is Dropping Out of the GOP Race [Updated]I have decided to stand aside,” she said in a speech today.
  45. John Heilemann on NOW With Alex Wagner: The Last Hours Before IowaHow Gingrich and Perry will fight for Romney’s leftovers all the way to South Carolina.
  46. Presidential Hopeful and ‘Ordinary Guy’ Mitt Romney Is Just As Cheap As Your DadHe won’t let his sons take ten-minute-long showers.
  47. Ron Paul Doesn’t Like His Chances to Win White HouseYou know what the odds are. The odds have been slim.”
  48. The Federal Ethanol Subsidy is DoneCongress ends 30-year-old corn product tax credit.
  49. John Heilemann on NOW With Alex Wagner: Rick Perry Is Gaining SteamThe race for third place is getting hot!
  50. John Heilemann on Last Word: The Luck of Mitt RomneyWhy Romney’s rivals are attacking Ron Paul instead of him.
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