features: Former Vice-President Joe Biden is the only major contender still on the sidelines and has suggested he could remain there for several more weeks, according to Toronto Star. In this March 14, 2019, photo, former Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke speaks to reporters after a meet and greet at the Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery in Burlington, Iowa. The sprawling Democratic field features candidates ranging from 37 to 77 years old; liberals and moderates; senators, governors and mayors; and an unprecedented number of women and minorities. The contours of the Democratic presidential primary came into clearer focus this week with O Rourke s entry into the race. He narrowly lost the Senate race in conservative Texas in November but became a political celebrity in the process, demonstrating an easy connection with voters and an eye-popping ability to raise money from small donors. Charlie Neibergall / AP Photo The field has been awaiting O'Rourke's decision for months. (www.immigrantscanada.com). As reported in the news.