I know the Soviet Union had rule by gerontocracy. But this is ridiculous.
Yes, yes, it’s fourteen months before the Iowa Caucuses, and so much can happen during that time. But the new Iowa Poll by Selzer & Co for the Des Moines Register, CNN, and Mediacom had me reeling. It concluded that most caucus-intensive Democrats prefer as their favorite 2020 presidential candidates Joe Biden and Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren — with a combined age of 222.
Quipped former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, “It appears we’re going to have an old-folks’ home.”