Kirsten Gillibrand

Bernie Sanders and Democrats' age problem

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Democrats seem to be addicted to old age ahead of the 2020 presidential election.

By the numbers: Sen. Bernie Sanders, 77 (five years older than President Trump, a spry 72), jumped into the race yesterday. And Sen. Elizabeth Warren, 69, was one of this cycle's first to announce. For some in the party, former Vice President Joe Biden, 76, is the savior.

2020 presidential election: Track which candidates are running

We're less than 400 days out from the Iowa Caucuses, and even a casual observer can see a ton of action on the Democratic presidential primary front.

Graphic: Naema Ahmed, Aïda Amer and Haley Britzky /Axios
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