June 10, 2019: Sen. Jon Tester endorsed Steve Bullock for president. Most Democrats spent the weekend campaigning in Iowa at party and Pride events.
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There are eight new candidates running since last week, including three Democrats, three Republicans, and one Libertarian. Nineteen candidates are no longer running. In total, 733 individuals are currently filed with the Federal Election Commission to run for president.
Seth Moultonspoke at the annual party Unity Dinner in Raleigh, North Carolina, Saturday.
Tom Steyer’s Need to Impeach advocacy group is targetingEric Swalwell and 11 other Democrats in key leadership and committee positions in a $360,000 campaign calling for the impeachment of Trump.
Donald Trumpannounced Friday that the U.S. would not impose tariffs on Mexican goods following an agreement with Mexico on border security.
Bill Weldcriticized Trump’s trade and tariffs policies, saying they “have done great harm to our farmers, workers and businesses large and small across America.”
General Election Updates
The Florida Democratic Partyreleased a summary of its report Saturday detailing the party’s performance in the 2018 election and goals for the 2020 election. Brandon Peters, the state party’s voter protection director, also told party leaders at the annual Leadership Blue 2019 meeting that he was preparing for a recount with a goal of 15,000 lawyers and volunteers across the state.
Join Ballotpedia as we speak with Dr. Stevan Hobfoll about how the political environment has changed.