Bernie Sanders

President Obama Dismisses Comparisons to Bernie Sanders in 2016 Race

President Barack Obama walks along the colonnade of the White House in Washington, Jan. 12, 2016, to the residence from the Oval Office, hours before giving his State of The Union address. (ABC News) — President Obama isn’t making an endorsement in the Democratic primary, but in a podcast interview posted this morning, he offered his most extensive thoughts so…

Bernie Sanders Narrows Hillary Clinton’s National Lead in New Poll

Hillary Clinton stands on stage at the Battle Born Battleground First in the West Caucus Dinner, Jan. 6, 2016, in Las Vegas. Senator Bernie Sanders is a guest on ‘Good Morning America,’ Jan. 6, 2016. John Locher/AP Photo/Fred Lee/ABC/Getty Images (ABC News) — Bernie Sanders is narrowing Hillary Clinton’s national lead less than two weeks before the crucial Iowa caucuses, according…

The fight for the Iowa Democratic Caucus, by the Numbers

With three weeks until the Iowa Democratic caucus, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has shot up in the polls, registering his first Iowa lead against front-runner Hillary Clinton, according to this morning’s Quinnipiac poll. One reason for Sanders’ surge could be the time he’s been spending in Hawkeye State. Since the last Democratic debate, Sanders has crisscrossed Iowa, packing in three…

Bernie Sanders takes slim lead over Hillary Clinton in new Iowa poll

John Locher/AP Photo (ABC News) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has climbed to a slim lead over national frontrunner Hillary Clinton in a new Iowa poll. With just 20 days remaining until the first-in-the-nation caucus, a Quinnipiac University poll released today shows Sanders leading Clinton for the first time in the Hawkeye State with 49 percent support — his highest…

Sanders Pulls Negative Web Ad on Clinton

(ABC News) — Throughout his improbable run for the White House, Bernie Sanders has boasted that he “has never run a negative ad.” That seemed to change over the weekend, when a Washington Post report noted a new digital advertisement from the Sanders campaign, portraying Hillary Clinton as a candidate funded by banks and “other big money interests.” Within hours…