Political endorsements

Caucus goers check in at a caucus at Roosevelt High School, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
February 04, 2020 - 8:50 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez wants "absolute transparent accounting" of the technological meltdown that led to delayed results from Monday's leadoff Iowa caucuses. Perez said...
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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, right, takes a selfie with a supporter during a campaign rally, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
February 04, 2020 - 3:57 pm
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire rarely takes its cues from Iowa. And this time, there aren't clear cues anyway. The Democratic presidential hopefuls descended on the small New England state on Tuesday, fresh off overnight flights, full of caffeine and without official results from Iowa. That didn...
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FILE- In this April 20, 2017 file photo, former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy speaks at the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge, Mass. Kennedy, the only surviving child of John F. Kennedy, endorsed Joe Biden on Tuesday, calling the former vice president Democrats' “best bet to win the White House, keep the gains we made in the House, and put the Senate in play.”(AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
February 04, 2020 - 8:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of President John F. Kennedy, endorsed Joe Biden on Tuesday, calling the former vice president Democrats' “best bet to win the White House.” The Kennedy family has been a major force in Massachusetts politics for generations, and Caroline Kennedy's...
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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden at a caucus night campaign rally on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in Des Moines, Iowa with Jill Biden. (AP Photo/John Locher)
February 04, 2020 - 8:43 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucuses (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Former Vice President Joe Biden has picked up the endorsement of Caroline Kennedy, daughter of the late John F. Kennedy. As the Democratic presidential hopefuls turn to New Hampshire, Kennedy...
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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden people in the audience during a campaign event Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, in Dubuque, Iowa. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
February 02, 2020 - 4:02 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Elizabeth Warren’s role model? Beyonce — or former Labor Secretary Frances Perkins. The Massachusetts senator told a voter in Indianola that her role model was either the Grammy Award-winning singer or...
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Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., arrives for a re-enactment of her swearing-in, Monday Jan. 6, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
February 01, 2020 - 9:24 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Less than a month after being sworn in as Georgia's new U.S. senator, Republican Kelly Loeffler faces a 2020 election battle that's already shaping up to be so contentious that odds are it won't be over until 2021. Loeffler, a wealthy businesswoman and political newcomer, is running...
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January 31, 2020 - 3:15 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee on Friday endorsed the Rev. Raphael Warnock, pastor of the Atlanta church where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. preached, over two fellow Democrats in the Georgia race to challenge newly sworn-in Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler. "When there...
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FILE - In This Oct. 12, 2018, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, right, stands on stage with then democratic congressional candidate Amy McGrath during a campaign event in Owingsville, Ky. Former Marine combat aviator Amy McGrath, who has raised more than $16 million in her Democratic bid to challenge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in November in Kentucky, is endorsing Joe Biden for president. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston, File)
January 31, 2020 - 6:04 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amy McGrath, a former Marine combat aviator who has raised more than $16 million in her effort to challenge Sen. Mitch McConnell in November’s election, said Friday that she was endorsing Joe Biden for president. The former vice president campaigned in Kentucky for McGrath in her...
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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., departs at the end of the day in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
January 30, 2020 - 11:02 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Bernie Sanders was endorsed Thursday by the 200,000-member American Postal Workers Union, an influential group that also backed the Vermont senator's presidential bid against Hillary Clinton during the 2016 Democratic presidential primary. The union's support is key because...
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January 28, 2020 - 5:28 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Unite Here, the parent of the large Nevada union representing hotel and casino workers, announced Tuesday that it is not planning to endorse a candidate in the Democratic presidential primary. A statement on the decision released Tuesday did not indicate whether the Culinary Union...
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