Tim Ryan: DNC Winnowing the 2020 Field, ‘In Some Ways Artificially’

‘Donald Trump does not want to run against me and talk about the economy’

EXCERPT:

RYAN: "Well, I mean, it’s still early, too. Bill Clinton did not get into the race until October. And here it is August and the field is already being in some ways artificially winnowed by the Democratic National Committee. So, I mean, I think people on the ground are still looking, they're still interested. They want the economic message. They want someone who can win Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Wisconsin. I’m that guy. Donald Trump does not want to run against me and talk about the economy. He is trying to distract us. He is the distractor-in-chief on all of these other issues. I’ve been the candidate focused on the economy.”

Video files
Full
Compact
Audio files
Full
Compact
Similar stories
CNN’s Acosta: ‘In Some Ways’ Trump and Kim Jong Un Are ‘Very Similar Leaders’
Bruce: The Left’s Response Is Always Violence Either to Get Power or When Moved Out of Power
Ana Navarro Rips the 2020 Field: It’s ‘Beginning to Look Like a Clown Car’
Fran Townsend: The New York Times Report on Benghazi ‘Begs Credulity’
NBC Hails Lena Dunham ‘Giving Voice to the Voiceless’ in Unraveled Rape Story