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Politics May 22Biden says he was too ‘cavalier’ in saying voters still deciding between him and Trump ‘ain’t black’
Joe Biden declared he “should not have been so cavalier” on Friday after comments he made to a prominent black radio host which some interpreted as a suggestion that African Americans who back President Donald Trump “ain’t black.”…
Politics May 12Biden plans to stay home, testing limits of virtual campaign
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has no foreseeable plans to resume in-person campaigning amid a pandemic that is testing whether a national election can be won by a candidate communicating almost entirely from home.
Politics May 05Judge restores New York Democratic presidential primary on June 23
A federal judge says the New York Democratic presidential primary must take place June 23 because canceling it would be unconstitutional.
Politics Apr 28WATCH: Hillary Clinton endorses Joe Biden during virtual town hall
Hillary Clinton, the first woman to become a major party's presidential nominee, endorsed Joe Biden's White House bid on Tuesday, continuing Democrats' efforts to coalesce around the former vice president as he takes on President Donald Trump.
Politics Apr 28Hillary Clinton to endorse Joe Biden
Clinton, the former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, is expected to announce her support in a virtual town hall with Biden later Tuesday. …
Politics Apr 22WATCH: Biden holds Earth Day town hall on climate change with Al Gore
Former Vice President Al Gore, now one of the world's leading climate activists, endorsed Joe Biden’s White House bid on Wednesday, declaring that choosing the presumptive Democratic nominee over President Donald Trump is “not rocket science” and “not a close…
Politics Apr 10Joe Biden’s next big decision: Choosing a running mate
The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee expects to name a committee to vet potential running mates next week, according to three Democrats with knowledge of the situation.
Politics Apr 07Congressman John Lewis backs Joe Biden for president
Civil rights icon and Georgia Rep. John Lewis is backing Joe Biden for president, giving the prospective Democratic nominee perhaps his biggest symbolic endorsement among the many veteran black lawmakers who back his candidacy.
Politics Apr 02Democrats to postpone convention until August
The Democratic National Committee is delaying its presidential nominating convention until the week of Aug. 17 after prospective nominee Joe Biden said he didn't think it would be possible to hold it in mid-July because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Politics Apr 01Parties weigh whether national conventions can go on as scheduled
The coronavirus pandemic is forcing Democrats and Republicans to take a close look at whether they'll be able to move forward as planned this summer with conventions that typically kick off the general election season.