Primary elections

Track the 2020 Democrats' Q2 fundraising

July 15 at midnight was the deadline for 2020 presidential candidates to upload their fundraising disclosures for the second quarter of 2019 to the Federal Election Commission.

Data: FEC; Note: Receipts by Trump’s joint fundraising committees not included; Chart: Harry Stevens/Axios

Democrats in Iowa and Nevada will be able to vote over the phone

Iowa Caucus voters in 2016
Iowa caucus voters in 2016 casting their ballots in a high school gymnasium. Photo: Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Democrats in Iowa and Nevada will be able to vote over the phone instead of showing up at traditional caucus meetings next February, according to state-party plans reported by AP's Michelle Price and Tom Beaumont.

Context: The tele-caucus systems, the result of a DNC mandate, are aimed at opening the local-level political gatherings to more people, especially evening shift-workers and people with disabilities.