@IBTimes Senior Editor, Investigations. Editor-in-chief of IBT's @Poli_Capital. Also: Denverite, author, vegetarian, real guy from ABC's The Goldbergs

Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton: Democratic Party Split Over Barack Obama's Record And Liberalism

ibtimes.com — It was obvious to political analysts that the Republican primaries would be a struggle between moderates and conservatives for control of the GOP. But heading into the 2016 election, few would have predicted that the Democratic primary - if there was even going to be one - would be a civil war over the party's ideological future.
Feb 09, 2016

Dems Face Unexpected Fight For Party's Ideological Future ibtimes.com/bernie-sanders… NH results show party deeply divided over Obama legacy

Feb 09, 2016

Dem establishment that preached Wall St appeasement under Clinton has so far lost control to progressive populists ibtimes.com/bernie-sanders…

Feb 09, 2016

Summary of NH Results: The pro-Wall St Dem establishment has lost control of the party after 4 decades of dominance ibtimes.com/bernie-sanders…

Feb 09, 2016

How Iowa & now New Hampshire Dem voters unexpectedly kicked pro-Wall Street "third way" Democrats in the teeth ibtimes.com/bernie-sanders…

Feb 09, 2016

Exit polling data show after two Obama terms, the voters of @POTUS's own party are deeply divided over his agenda ibtimes.com/bernie-sanders…

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John Kasich The Next Republican President? In New Hampshire Primary, Ohio Governor Pulls Ahead

ibtimes.com — John Kasich is back. The Ohio governor who has been overshadowed by his more bombastic rivals throughout the primary season came in second place in New Hampshire Tuesday night. Kasich polled at around 15 percent as about 30 percent of the results were read, trailing behind GOP front-runner Donald Trump ,who held 34 percent of the vote.
Feb 09, 2016

Why @JohnKasich could be a far stronger candidate than he has been billed as ibtimes.com/john-kasich-ne…

Feb 09, 2016

Why @JohnKasich could be a far stronger primary and general election candidate than he has been billed as ibtimes.com/john-kasich-ne…

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Election 2016: Wall Street Loans To Ted Cruz Under New Scrutiny

ibtimes.com — Days before New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation primary, the Federal Election Commission asked Republican Ted Cruz to provide more details about the loans he received from major Wall Street banks during his 2012 senatorial campaign. In a letter dated Feb.
Feb 09, 2016

EXPOSED: Wall Street Loans To Ted Cruz Facing FEC Scrutiny ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 09, 2016

RT @Poli_Capital: .@TedCruz is facing FEC scrutiny over the Wall Street loans he used in his 2012 campaign bit.ly/1o0NTUa pic.twitter.com/9UxS0zDzka

Feb 09, 2016

JUST IN: Wall Street Loans To Ted Cruz Facing FEC Scrutiny ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 09, 2016

JUST IN: @TedCruz facing FEC inquiry about his undisclosed loans from Goldman Sachs and Citibank ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Hillary Clinton Alleged Barack Obama Sold Access To Big Donors; Now Criticizes Campaign Finance Attacks

ibtimes.com — In the closing stretch of the New Hampshire primary campaign, Hillary Clinton has slammed critics for pointing out that she backed public policies that helped her major campaign contributors in the financial industry. At a debate sponsored by MSNBC, she said it was out of line for her opponent, Vermont Sen.
Feb 08, 2016

EXPOSED: Clinton's "Artful Smear" of Obama -- she publicly alleged that he sold access & favors to his donors ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 08, 2016

EXPOSED: Before slamming campaign finance attacks, @HillaryClinton accused Obama of selling access/favors to donors ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 08, 2016

Clinton's "artful smear" of Obama -- only a few yrs ago, she accused Obama of selling access & legislation to donors ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 08, 2016

RT @andrewperezdc: Clinton says Sanders is smearing Obama by talking about Wall St donations. What about her 2008 attack on Obama? ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 08, 2016

Hillary Clinton is such a genuine & unwavering ally of Obama, she twice publicly accused him of explicit corruption ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Election 2016: Hillary Clinton Pledges To End Tax Move Her Donors Have Used

ibtimes.com — Attempting to match her primary opponent's economic populism, Hillary Clinton on Wednesday night pledged to crack down on a panoply of big-name corporations that she said were hurting American consumers. Among those she named was Johnson Controls, which she said exemplified a problem of so-called inversions, whereby companies reincorporate offshore to avoid American taxes.
Feb 04, 2016

Clinton slams corp tax inversions, but silent on her top donor who engineered one of the biggest inversions ever ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 04, 2016

Clinton challenged anyone to name a time when money influenced her. Sen. Warren answered that challenge in 2004: ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 04, 2016

Clinton slams other companies' corporate tax inversions, but silent on her top donor's corporate tax inversion ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 04, 2016

RT @davidsirota: Clinton challenged anyone to name a time when money influenced her. Sen. Warren answered that challenge in 2004: ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 04, 2016

RT @davidsirota: Clinton slams other companies' corporate tax inversions, but silent on her top donor's corporate tax inversion ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Mr. Obama Goes to Washington

thenation.com — It's not every day that God calls your cell phone. But that's exactly what happened to me on an overcast afternoon last November. Is this David? asked the deep, vaguely familiar voice on the other end. When I told him it was, he said, This is Barack Obama.
Feb 03, 2016

Here's Obama dissing Paul Wellstone's record a few years after Wellstone died. thenation.com/article/mr-oba… #DemDebate pic.twitter.com/VGLSzKowFP

Election 2016: Elizabeth Warren Defends Bernie Sanders From Goldman Sachs Criticism

ibtimes.com — Elizabeth Warren entered the intensifying battle for the Democratic presidential nomination, defending Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders from a new attack by the head of Goldman Sachs - a Wall Street behemoth whose executives have delivered hundreds of thousands of dollars to Hillary Clinton, her presidential campaign and her family's foundation.
Feb 03, 2016

In exclusive @IBTimes interview, Sen. Elizabeth Warren defends Sanders from Wall St bank that has funded Clinton ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 03, 2016

BREAKING: @SenWarren wades into 2016, defends @BernieSanders from attack by GoldmanSachs, which is big Clinton donor ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 03, 2016

BREAKING: @SenWarren wades into 2016, defends Sanders from attack by GoldmanSachs, which is big Clinton donor ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 03, 2016

BREAKING: @SenWarren wades into 2016, defends @BernieSanders from new attack by GoldmanSachs, a huge Clinton donor ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Iowa Caucus: Democrats Divide Over Barack Obama’s Policies

ibtimes.com — When the Iowa Democratic caucus finished in a statistical tie, the results reflected not just voters' views of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders: They also appeared to reveal a divide over President Barack Obama's record - a tension that Obama's allies are now seeking to downplay.
Feb 02, 2016

NEW: Iowa exit polls show Dems divided about Obama's agenda -- and a huge number want a change from a new president ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 02, 2016

Obama aides lash out at Sanders for disloyalty, but polls show many Dem voters want a change from Obama's policies ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 02, 2016

A full 40% of DEM VOTERS told pollsters last nite they want the next president to change policies from Obama ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 02, 2016

NEW DATA: Huge number of DEMOCRATIC VOTERS tell pollsters they want next president to change policies from Obama ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 02, 2016

NEW DATA: Iowa polls show many DEMOCRATIC voters want the next president to push a different agenda from Obama's ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Iowa Caucus 2016: Top GOP Spenders Lose Big; Jeb Bush Spent $2,888 Per Vote

ibtimes.com — In the battle for the Republican nomination, money spent on television ads in Iowa wasn't a great investment. The candidates whose campaigns and affiliated super PACs spent the most on such ads did not end up winning the race - and in some cases, the biggest spenders were among the night's biggest losers.
Feb 02, 2016

GOP's top TV spenders in Iowa lost huge ibtimes.com/political-capi… Jeb Bush spent $2,800 per vote he received

Feb 02, 2016

Big spender, big loser: In #IowaCaucus, @JebBush paid $2,888/vote. He finished behind @RandPaul, who spent $58/vote. ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Iowa Caucuses: Geography May Benefit Hillary Clinton, Registration Rules May Help Bernie Sanders

ibtimes.com — Monday's Iowa caucuses may seem like a straightforward affair, in which presidential candidates who win the most support statewide are awarded the most nominating delegates at their parties' national conventions. But especially on the Democratic side, the math is more complicated - and the state's registration rules can help candidates who may be relying on first-time voters.
Feb 01, 2016

How Iowa works: Clinton may benefit b/c Sanders' supporters are clustered in college towns. @Poli_Capital #IowaTODAY ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 01, 2016

RT @NancyCooperNYC: How Iowa works: Clinton may benefit b/c Sanders' supporters are clustered in college towns. @Poli_Capital #IowaTODAY ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 01, 2016

How Iowa caucus rules could undermine @BernieSanders possible big turnout among young people: ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 01, 2016

How the Democratic Party's rules could effectively weaken the power of young people's votes in tonite's Iowa caucus ibtimes.com/political-capi…

Feb 01, 2016

In the Iowa caucus, geography may benefit Hillary Clinton, but registration rules may help Bernie Sanders ibtimes.com/political-capi…

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Feb 10, 2016

NH exit polls show Dem voters are divided about Obama's agenda - and many want a big change from the next president bit.ly/1nYYyOn

Feb 10, 2016

NH & Iowa results suggest Dems’ pro-Wall St establishment is losing control after 4 decades of party dominance bit.ly/1nYYiin

Feb 10, 2016

Why @JohnKasich could be Democrats' worst general election nightmare bit.ly/20LKgT1

Feb 10, 2016

Clinton surrogate says its "offensive" Sanders is talking about how mass incarceration harms African Americans philly.com/philly/blogs/r…

Feb 10, 2016

Clinton deploys surrogates to accuse Sanders of not being a "friend" of the African American community thehill.com/blogs/ballot-b…

Feb 10, 2016

NH exit polls suggest Dems’ pro-Wall St establishment is losing control after 4 decades of party dominance bit.ly/1PDb8du


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