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Politics Mar 01Biden claims momentum as Buttigieg drops out of race
Joe Biden fought to unite the Democratic Party's moderate wing behind his candidacy after scoring a comeback victory in South Carolina’s Democratic primary that forced leading moderate rival Pete Buttigieg out of the race on Sunday.
Politics Feb 29Biden wins South Carolina, hopes for Super Tuesday momentum
Joe Biden scored a thundering victory in South Carolina’s Democratic primary on Saturday, riding a wave of African American support and ending progressive rival Bernie Sanders' winning streak.
Politics Feb 29Biden looks for first 2020 victory in South Carolina primary
The Democrats' 2020 nominating fight turned to South Carolina on Saturday for the first-in-the-South primary, with Joe Biden confident that his popularity with black voters will seal him a victory and help blunt some of front-runner Bernie Sanders' momentum.
Politics Feb 25Democratic rivals attack Sanders in run-up to South Carolina debate
Leading up to Tuesday night's debate in Charleston, 2020 Democratic candidates previewed their lines of attack in a series of digital or television advertisements against Sanders.
Politics Feb 16Democratic hopefuls now test strength among minority voters
Nevada’s caucuses are this coming Saturday and will feature a growing population of Latinos, African Americans, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Yet no single place in the early going is as important as South Carolina.
Politics Feb 05Biden acknowledges he ‘took a gut punch’ in Iowa caucuses
“I am not going to sugarcoat it, we took a gut punch in Iowa," Former Vice President Joe Biden said as preliminary results from Iowa showed him in fourth place.
Politics Jan 31Bloomberg could qualify for Democratic debate under new party rules
The Democratic National Committee has dropped grassroots fundraising qualifications for the party's Feb. 19 debate before the Nevada caucuses, opening the possibility that billionaire Michael Bloomberg could make his first appearance on stage.
Politics Jan 07WATCH: Biden says Iran escalation shows Trump ‘incapable of world leadership’
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s escalation of tensions with Iran proves him to be “dangerously incompetent” and puts the U.S. on the brink of war.
Politics Dec 23Biden’s new endorsement reflects battle for Latino support
The dueling surrogates highlight a fierce battle for the Hispanic vote between Sanders and Biden, whose campaigns each see the two candidates as the leading contenders.
Politics Dec 16Democratic leaders push for end to labor dispute ahead of debate
DNC Chairman Tom Perez is seeking a resolution to the dispute between the food services company Sodexo and about 150 of its employees who work on the Loyola Marymount University campus that is scheduled to host the debate on Thursday.