Bernie Sanders Just Destroyed the Case For A $15 Minimum Wage

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, for decades an agitator for a government-forced minimum/living wage, announced over the weekend that his campaign’s wage floor will be increased to $15 an hour. To make it work, workers’ hours will be cut. Did he just take the minimum …

Biden, Warren, Harris and Sanders top 2020 field — CBS News Battleground Tracker poll

Joe Biden continues to be the first choice among Democratic voters across the 2020 primary states holding contests through Super Tuesday. However, rivals Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris are gaining on him and have seen increases in the number of voters at least considering them, …

Bernie Sanders campaign announces it will cut hours to pay staffers $15 minimum wage,…

The Washington Post first reported last Thursday that Sanders’ field staffers were upset that Sanders championed a $15 minimum wage on the campaign trail, and made headlines for railing against major corporations who pay “starvation wages” — even as his own employees made “poverty wages.” …

Kamala Harris is still showing a Huge lead in Betting Odds Data

It’s puzzling how betting odds and polls differ in who is leading the democratic primary race. Since the 1st democratic debate, Joe Biden has held the lead in the regular polling data. See the RCP average below The betting odds tell a completely different story. …

Harris still leading the 2020 dem primary Betting List – smarkets

Candidate % Odds Kamala Harris 31.25% Elizabeth Warren 19.23% Joe Biden 12.50% Pete Buttigieg 10.87% Bernie Sanders 7.41% Andrew Yang 3.70% Kamala Harris seems to have taken a commanding lead after the 1st Dem primary debate. Elizabeth Warren has maintained Her momentum and is now …

Bernie Sanders, Outraised and Lagging in Polls, Plays the Long Game

IOWA CITY, Iowa—Bernie Sanders may be falling behind some of his rivals in the crowded Democratic presidential field, dipping in early polls and seeing his campaign outraised by at least two rivals. But this week, he opened a new campaign office here and is already …