Sen. Bernie Sanders announced that he has raised $18.2 million from more than 900,000 individual donations since launching his presidential campaign on February 19.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) raised $12 million for her 2020 presidential campaign in the first quarter, the Daily Beast reports. That haul came from more than 218,000 individual contributions.
The Libertarian Party has urged Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) to consider mounting a third-party challenge to President Trump in the 2020 presidential election, Roll Call reports.
The Michigan Republican said that while he would not “rule out” a bid, he has not completely “thought through” his plans.
New York Times: “Like the Q Score, which measures the appeal of celebrities, the E-Score calculates awareness and appeal of individuals in the public eye. But it also tracks how individuals score on more than 40 personality and physical attributes.”
“In terms of those attributes, Mr. Trump was most often described as ‘aggressive’ (48 percent) and ‘mean’ (38 percent), according to his scores from December… He also scored high for being ‘insincere,’ ‘confident’ and ‘creepy.’”
“But he scored between 0 and 4 percent for the attributes of ‘sexy,’ ‘impartial,’ ‘handsome’ and ‘physically fit’”