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2020 Elections: Federal

Information on federal, state, and local elections.

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GOP candidates below have been listed in five or more major independent nationwide polls, participated in authorized forums and debates, and are on the ballot in at least four states.

Presumptive Candidate:

 

Donald J. Trump

U.S. president; real estate developer; reality television star

 

  • Main legislative accomplishment as president: a sweeping tax cut that chiefly benefited corporations and wealthy investors.
  • Has focused on undoing the policies of the Obama administration, including on health care, environmental regulation and immigration.
  • SIGNATURE ISSUES: Restricting immigration and building a wall at the Mexican border; renegotiating or canceling international deals on trade, arms control and climate change; withdrawing American troops from overseas.

 

Donald Trump's Campaign Website


 

Democratic Party (United States)

Democratic Party candidates below have been listed in five or more major independent nationwide polls, participated in authorized forums and debates, and are on the ballot in at least four states.

Joe Biden

Former vice president; former senator from Delaware

  • Is known for his down-to-earth personality and his ability to connect with working-class voters.
  • Regards 2020 as his last chance to run for president.
  • SIGNATURE ISSUES: Restoring America’s standing on the global stage; strengthening economic protections for low-income workers in industries like manufacturing and fast food.

Joe Biden's Campaign Website

U.S. Senate

 

Democrat

Candidate
MJ Hegar
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​ Mary "MJ" Hegar 

 

Republican

Candidate

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 John Cornyn 
Incumbent 

 

Libertarian

Candidate

​ Kerry Douglass McKennon

 

Green Party

Candidate

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 David Bruce Collins

 

U.S House of Representatives

District 15

 

Democrat

Candidates

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 Vicente González Incumbent

 

Republican

Candidates

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 Monica De La Cruz-Hernandez

 


District 28 

Democrat

Candidates

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Henry Cuellar 
Incumbent

 

Republican

Candidates

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 Sandra Whitten

 

District 34 

Democrat

Candidates

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Filemon Vela Jr. 
Incumbent

 

Republican

Candidates

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Rey Gonzalez Jr.

 

NewsBank - Presidential Campaign News Coverage

Visit NewsBank for articles, images, maps and more on the 2020 Presidential Campaign from local, regional, and national news sources. You can visit NewsBank from this page or our Databases page. 

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Issues & Controversies - The 2020 Presidential Election

Visit Infobases's Issues & Controversies for detailed analysis of the 2002 election cycle and objective discussions about all of the complex issues surrounding this election. 

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