Tom Steyer denies buying his way into Democrat presidential debate

Democrat presidential candidate Tom Steyer is claiming he made the cut for Tuesday’s debates because of his messaging and not the millions of dollars he’s spent on ads. During an interview Sunday, the billionaire businessman defended his qualifications by calling himself a “grassroots person” who frequently visits states across the country.

Castro drops out of 2020 Democrat presidential race

Former HUD Secretary Julian Castro is dropping out of the 2020 presidential race. He announced the end of his campaign for the Democrat presidential nomination via Twitter Thursday after struggling for more than a year to break through the party’s crowded primary field.