The Democrats are preparing to beat Donald Trump in the 2020 US Presidential election. The current field is filled with contenders who vary on policy and vision to take the US forward. So, who are the possible top candidates? What are their policies and what do they represent? And could they beat Donald Trump in an election?
What does Elizabeth Warren stand for? Warren's vision of structural change is what America needs.
Elizabeth Warren is our best bet for a woman President
Warren is the best performing woman in the polls and it is time for America to have a woman President.
Elizabeth Warren has "a plan for that"
Warren has a comprehensive plan for every area.
Elizabeth Warren offers big, structural change
Warren has repeatedly called for "big, structural change," something that is necessary if America is going to progress.
What does Bernie Sanders stand for? Sanders has become a progressive icon.
Bernie Sanders will introduce Medicare for All
Sanders was an original sponsor of Medicare for All, making it a foundational part of his campaign.
Bernie Sanders has inspired a movement
Sanders does not only represent himself, but a progressive movement that has been forming since his 2016 candidacy.
Bernie Sanders will address climate change through the Green New Deal
The Green New Deal is one of the only proposed plans that scientists say aligns with what needs to be done to address Climate Change.
What does Joe Biden stand for? Biden has years of experience that will enable him to be a great President.
Joe Biden offers the most experience
Biden has the most experience in elected office of any major candidate this century.
Joe Biden offers "a return to normalcy"
Biden promises a return to the Obama era, a time many Democrats dearly miss in the age of Trump.
Joe Biden can reach across the aisle
Biden has the ability to implement bipartisan legislation, which is more likely to pass than sweeping bills.
What does Pete Buttigieg stand for? Buttigieg is highly educated, a veteran, young and gay, representing a modern version of traditional American values.
Pete Buttigieg is an excellent fundraiser
Buttigieg has proved he can court both small and large donors with great success.
Pete Buttigieg represents a combination of the old and new guard
Pete Buttigieg is the youngest candidate. He represents new blood. Pete Buttigieg better represents the American public.
Pete Buttigieg will get the rural vote
Buttigieg understands the issues facing rural voters.
What does Tom Steyer stand for? Steyer has the funds and resources to become the Democratic nominee.
Tom Steyer puts his money where his mouth is
Steyer has spent millions on Democratic candidates, fighting climate change and direct action against Trumps administration
Tom Steyer is a political outsider
Steyer is a political outsider. This resonates with voters.
What does Amy Klobuchar stand for? Klobuchar can win back the Midwestern voters that caused Democrats to lose in 2016.
Amy Klobuchar will tackle the opioid crisis and mental health
Klobuchar continually champions policies that will serve to curb America's drug epidemic and growing mental health issues.
Amy Klobuchar can reclaim the Midwest
The 2016 election showed that the Democratic party is losing Midwestern voters. Klobuchar can change this.
What does Andrew Yang stand for? Yang's innovative Universal Basic Income policy is the push towards equality America needs.
Andrew Yang will introduce Universal Basic Income
Andrew Yang understands the coming technological disruption, and the need to rethink labor and income. He will address this by introducing Universal Basic Income (UBI).
Andrew Yang understands the importance of tech
Yang has considerable experience in the technology sector, and understands how important it is for the future of the economy.
What does Michael Bloomberg stand for? A successful business man, and former mayor of New York City,
Michael Bloomberg has led America's largest city
Bloomberg was the Mayor of New York City, giving him the governing experience necessary for the President of the United States.
Michael Bloomberg gives to positive causes
Bloomberg has given large amounts of money to gun control and climate change causes.
This page was last edited on Wednesday, 8 Jan 2020 at 16:49 UTC