NPR logo

Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Vie for Attention

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/7149278/7149279" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Vie for Attention

Politics

Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Vie for Attention

Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Vie for Attention

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/7149278/7149279" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

With a parade of presidential hopefuls vying for the spotlight, the Democratic National Committee's winter meeting at times seemed more like an episode of American Idol than a political gathering.

Ten declared, or likely candidates did their best to win support from the gathering of over a thousand rank-and-file Democrats.