Updated at 4:56 p.m. ET Minnesota Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced she's running for president on Sunday afternoon, joining a crowded and historically diverse field of candidates seeking to defeat President Trump. She is the fifth Democratic senator to launch a White House bid, with others still contemplating joining a primary field that has grown to 11 candidates. The three-term senator cast herself as a practical, Midwestern problem-solver focused on results, not ideology. "We are tired of the shutdowns and the showdowns, of the gridlock and the grandstanding," said Klobuchar during a snowy, cold outdoor event in a park in Minneapolis. "Our nation must be governed not by chaos but by opportunity." The 58-year-old Klobuchar was elected to...
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Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar Launches 2020 Presidential Bid