Beto O’Rourke drops out of the 2020 Democratic primary

Beto O’Rourke in July 2019 at the AARP 2020 Presidential Candidate Forum in Iowa. | Jeremy Hogan/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Images “My service to the country will not be as a candidate or as the nominee,” O’Rourke said. Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke is dropping out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race. O’Rourke launched his campaign to great fanfare following an unsuccessful — but competitive — campaign to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). He burst onto the…

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In Iowa, only 5 percent of Biden supporters are younger than 45

Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks about white nationalism during a campaign press conference on August 7, 2019 in Burlington, Iowa. | Tom Brenner/Getty Images A new poll shows Biden in fourth behind Warren, Sanders and Buttigieg — with a much older base of support. It’s beginning to look like there are very few Democrats under the age of 45 in Iowa interested in Joe Biden’s candidacy for president….

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Bon Appétit’s new Thanksgiving show is the most ambitious crossover event in history

screenshot/Bon Appétit The famed food magazine’s YouTube channel tackles how to make the big dinner perfect — step by grueling step. In Watch This, Vox critic at large Emily VanDerWerff tells you what she’s watching on TV — and why you should watch it too. Read the archives here. This week: the Bon Appétit YouTube channel’s new miniseries plotting out how to cook the perfect Thanksgiving. There is no time of year quite like early…

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Trump will reportedly name Chad Wolf as the new acting Homeland Security secretary

Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and Chad Wolf arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018, in Washington, DC.  | Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images He served as former DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s chief of staff while she carried out the separations of immigrant families. President Donald Trump will reportedly appoint Chad Wolf, a senior career official in the Department of Homeland Security, as acting secretary of the department. He will…

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