Modelling Trump, 'Why-Not-Me' Dems Swell 2020 Pres Hopeful Ranks

Jan 02, 2018

According to Politico, a rapidly proliferating group of declared or potential 2020 candidates driven largely by one overriding principle: If Donald Trump can do it, why not me? Taking into account an historically unpopular commander in chief, a national party devoid of an obvious front-runner, and increasingly accessible online tools providing a semi-reliable source of funding, Democrats are finding that the barriers to entering the presidential conversation are lower than ever.