Biden Has Tense Exchange With Iowa Voter

Former Vice President Joe Biden argued with a voter in New Hampton, Iowa who accused him of selling access to the White House through his son Hunter Biden.

Buttigieg’s Momentum In Iowa Is Real, But Does It Go Beyond Iowa?

Shane Vander Hart: Pete Buttigieg has an excellent chance of winning Iowa, but unless something miraculous occurs his momentum stops in South Carolina.

Taylor’s Testimony Was a Weak Start to the Impeachment Hearing

Shane Vander Hart: The Republicans playing the role of defense attorneys cross-examining Ambassador Bill Taylor during the impeachment hearing effectively raised doubts.

Buttigieg Leads in Latest Iowa Poll

The latest poll of likely Iowa Democrat caucus-goers by Monmouth University shows Pete Buttigieg now leads the field, but many are still open to other candidates.

Biden Outlines Plan to Keep “Sacred Obligation” to Vets

Former Vice President Joe Biden introduced his plan to keep America’s sacred obligation to veterans and their families at a town hall event in Oskaloosa, Iowa.

A Four-Way Race Heading Toward the Iowa Caucus

Elizabeth Warren, Pete Buttigieg, Bernie Sanders, and Joe Biden are within five points of one another in the last two polls conducted in Iowa.

Recap: Iowa Democratic Party’s Liberty and Justice Celebration

Shane Vander Hart recaps the Democratic presidential candidate speeches at the Iowa Democratic Party’s Liberty and Justice Celebration.

Biden Slips, Buttigieg Rises in Post-Debate Iowa Caucus Poll

In the latest Iowa Caucus poll, Joe Biden slipped to 18 percent, Elizabeth Warren follows at 17 percent, and Pete Buttigieg is at 13 percent.

The Democratic March to Super Tuesday

Shane Vander Hart breaks down what a race between Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden at the top could look like through Super Tuesday.

My Two Cents on Ukrainegate

Shane Vander Hart shares his thoughts about the Trump-Zelensky phone call transcript and whistleblower complaint that were released.

To Impeach or Not To Impeach Trump?

Shane Vander Hart: The Ukraine allegations are serious, but unless quid pro quo was initiated by President Donald Trump any impeachment effort will likely backfire.

Episode 88: Democrats Go Crazy on Climate

On the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, our host Shane Vander Hart highlights some clips from the MSNBC climate forum on Thursday at Georgetown University.

Kamala Harris Continues to Bleed Support

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, D-Calif., is down eight points nationally since July, 10 points in Iowa, and polls in fifth place in her home state.

Two Disturbing Moments From the ABC News Democratic Presidential Debate

Shane Vander Hart: Both Beto O’Rourke and Kamala Harris believe that the role of President is one of tyrant-in-chief at least when it comes to guns.

Kamala Harris Tanks in New CNN Poll, Biden Bounces Back

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, D-Calif., dropped 12 points since June in a new CNN poll showing her bump after the first debate was erased after the second.

And Yet Another Gaffe by Joe Biden

At an Asian & Latino Coalition event in Des Moines, former Vice President Joe Biden said, “Poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids.”