Elizabeth Warren was asked if she’s electable. She pointed out Obama and Trump got the same question.

Elizabeth Warren was asked if she’s electable. She pointed out Obama and Trump got the same question.

Warren pointed out political conventional wisdom has been wrong in the past two presidential elections. At the very end of Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s MSNBC town hall on Wednesday night, host Chris Hayes asked Warren about all the people who say they like her, but are worried she couldn’t beat President Donald Trump in the general election. Warren, and many of the other women candidates running in 2020, have been getting this question a lot lately:…

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Elizabeth Warren makes a forceful argument on how the Hyde Amendment worsens inequality

Elizabeth Warren makes a forceful argument on how the Hyde Amendment worsens inequality

During an MSNBC town hall, Warren dissented from Joe Biden’s support of the ban on federal funding of abortion. Elizabeth Warren views the Hyde Amendment — which bans federal funding for abortions except in cases of rape, incest, or a threat to the life of the pregnant patient — as fundamentally about inequality. “What this is about is health care, about reproductive freedom, about economic freedom and equal opportunity for all women,” Warren said, in…

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Vox Sentences: Talks before tariffs

Vox Sentences: Talks before tariffs

Vox Sentences is your daily digest for what’s happening in the world. Sign up for the Vox Sentences newsletter, delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday, or view the Vox Sentences archive for past editions. Not many people seem to be on board with Trump’s Mexico tariffs; 120,000 people gather in Prague to call for the prime minister’s resignation. Can Mexico dodge tariffs? Alex Wong/Getty Images All eyes are on the Trump administration to…

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