IOWA CAUCUS 2020

Before they gave up running for president, Democrats Michael Bloomberg, Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren had racked up a total of 157 delegates. That comes to nearly 8 percent of what's needed to clinch the party nomination. ...

The New Hampshire primary and Nevada caucuses have passed, and South Carolina's vote is just days away. ...

Retirement was on Mark Smith's horizon. When he looked into his future, he saw vacations and spending more time with family. ...

LAS VEGAS - As early voting came to a close here Tuesday evening, a small group of caucus volunteers waited in the parking lot of a dimly lighted strip mall to get a hands-on demonstration of the software they would use to tally votes during Saturday's Democratic caucus. ...

The political spotlight that illuminates Iowa every four years is fading - after first morphing into a heat lamp interrogating its first-in-the-nation status - allowing political experts and analysts more space for retrospection, introspection and anticipation of what's on the state's hori ...

WASHINGTON - Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign plans to ask for a partial recount of the Iowa caucus results, after the state Democratic Party released results of its recanvass late Tuesday that show Sanders and Pete Buttigieg in an effective tie. ...

Entrepreneur Andrew Yang, Sen. Michael Bennet and former Rep. John Delaney are the latest Democrats to have ended their campaigns for president. ...

DES MOINES - Iowa Democratic Party officials have agreed to hire two high-profile lawyers to investigate the factors leading to a meltdown in the state's leadoff presidential caucuses and how the party responded. ...

DES MOINES - Nine days after the Iowa Democratic Party failed to report the results of who thousands of Iowans participating in the first-in-the-nation caucuses preferred to be president, state party Chairman Troy Price said Wednesday he has resigned. ...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairman of the Iowa Democratic Party resigned Wednesday after a disastrous caucus process beset by technical glitches led to a dayslong delay in reporting the results, inconsistencies in the numbers and no clear winner. ...

LAS VEGAS - Concerns have been growing that next week's Nevada caucuses could offer a repeat of the chaos that ensnared the Iowa vote, with Nevada facing many of the same organizational and technical challenges that crippled Iowa's process. ...

IOWA CITY, Iowa - Days before the Iowa caucuses, Democratic Party activist Lindsey Ellickson prepared to run her Cedar Rapids precinct by downloading the new smartphone app designed to calculate and report results. ...

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire's presidential primary Tuesday night, edging moderate rival Pete Buttigieg and scoring the first clear victory in the Democratic Party's chaotic 2020 nomination fight. ...

DES MOINES - A week into the hot mess of the Iowa Democratic caucuses, the presidential campaigns of Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg on Monday formally requested re-cavasses of dozens of precincts and satellite caucuses, virtually ensuring that what could have been the first-in-the-natio ...

You waited three days after the Iowa Democratic caucus to see the state party's best shot at saying how the presidential candidates fared. ...

WASHINGTON - Sen. Bernie Sanders' campaign plans to ask for a 'partial recanvass' of the results of last week's Iowa caucuses. ...

When time ran out and a decision had to be made, many undecided Iowa Democrats last week chose to caucus for Pete Buttigieg. ...

DES MOINES - A final count of national delegates awarded to presidential candidates in this week's Iowa caucuses is coming soon, and an investigation of what went wrong with reporting the results is coming later, the Iowa Democratic Party chairman said Friday. ...

In the absolute pandemonium over the delayed Democratic caucus results, the calls to end Iowa's quadrennial political purgatory have grown as loud as they have ever been. It was a verbal blitzkrieg of 'end it already.' ...

DES MOINES - It was another rough day for the 2020 Iowa Democratic caucuses, but it ended with a bang - complete results, finally. ...

With 97% of precincts reporting, former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg leads Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders by three state delegate equivalents out of 2,098 counted. That is a margin of 0.14 percentage points. ...

WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Democratic National Committee on Thursday called for a 'recanvass' of the results of the Iowa caucuses, saying it was needed to 'assure public confidence' after three days of technical issues and delays. ...

SOMERSWORTH, N.H. - With questions swirling about the long-term viability of his campaign, Joe Biden sharply criticized two of his top rivals on Wednesday, suggesting Sen. Bernie Sanders, a democratic socialist, was unelectable, while 38-year-old Pete Buttigieg would be a risky and inexper ...

NEW YORK (AP) - Pete Buttigieg clung to a slight lead over Bernie Sanders in a new batch of vote totals released by the Iowa Democratic Party on Wednesday, two days after the state hosted its first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses. ...

DES MOINES - Flash back four years: After the 2016 Iowa Democratic caucuses, amid concerns about procedures and access and a thin lead by Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders, the state party asked a panel to look into the process and make recommendations. ...

Iowa Democrats and anyone else who wants to maintain the state's first-in-the-nation caucuses needs to 'get up, brush yourself off and move forward,' according to a longtime Democrat now in crisis management. ...

The Iowa Democratic Party released more results on Wednesday, two days after the Iowa Democratic caucuses. ...