Jim Webb

Jim Webb Considering Independent Presidential Run

Democratic presidential candidate Jim Webb has announced that he is considering an independent presidential run. He will be discussing his announcement on Tuesday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. ¬†The campaign is saying that Webb will “discuss¬†his candidacy, the campaign and his views of the political parties in […]

15.8 Million Tune into CNN Democratic Debate

Tuesday’s Democratic debate on CNN surpassed ratings expectations as Nielsen announced that 15.8 million Americans tuned in to watch the five presidential candidates. Many analysts had been expecting roughly 10 million viewers. This is the highest-rated Democratic debate, breaking the previous record of 10.69 million on ABC in January of […]

CNN Announces Debate Details

CNN has announced that five Democratic candidates have qualified for the first debate on October 13. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O’Malley, Jim Webb, and Lincoln Chafee have all been invited to the debate. Lawrence Lessig, who recently announced his campaign finance-focused run, was not invited. Lessig has not been […]

DNC Announces Debate Schedule, O’Malley and Left Attack Smaller Number

The Democratic National Commitee announced its debate schedule for the 2016 nomination process. The party will hold six sanctioned debates and they will be monthly, starting in October. The first debate in October will be on CNN and take place in Nevada. The Democrats are holding six debates, compared to […]

Senator Jim Webb Announces Presidential Run

Without warning, former Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) announced his presidential run with a blog post Thursday. Webb is the fifth Democrat to announce a presidential run. In his blog post, he announced his campaign, saying that “our country needs a fresh approach to solving the problems that confront us and […]