Campaigns & Elections

Tuesday, February 18th is the last day to register to vote in Illinois.

On Midwest Week, about ten days later, we're still waiting for final results from the Iowa Caucuses.

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One of the newer entrants in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination is making a major investment in Illinois. Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg plans to  open 14 campaign offices in the state, with 80 staff members.

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Follow NPR's live coverage of the 2020 New Hampshire Primary, including results and analysis.

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DES MOINES — This morning, Iowa Democratic Party Chair Troy Price released the following statement:

“Last night, more than 1,600 precinct caucuses gathered across the state of Iowa and at satellite caucuses around the world to demonstrate our shared values and goal of taking back the White House.


If one Democratic caucus in Davenport is any indication, Bernie Sanders has a good shot at his party's nomination for president. Monday night at Central High School in Davenport, Sanders was the winner with 45 people in his corner.

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Joe Biden's been "preachin' to the choir" in the Quad Cities area, as he campaigns before next week's Iowa caucuses. 

Michelle O'Neill was there on Tuesday at Jeno's Little Hungary bar in Davenport, as Biden spoke to precinct captains, volunteers, and other supporters. 

With just a week to go until the Iowa caucuses, some eastern Iowa Democrats are still trying to make up their minds.


With time running out until the Iowa Caucuses, candidates for president or their surrogates turned out in force Saturday night for the annual gala of the Scott County Democratic Party in Bettendorf.

Brady Johnosn

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang came back to the Quad Cities to campaign this week.