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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.
Politics Dec 02WATCH: Biden speaks at campaign event in Emmetsburg, Iowa
Joe Biden spoke at a campaign event today in Emmetsburg, Iowa, as part of his bus tour through the state. Watch his remarks here.
Politics Nov 21Takeaways from the 5th Democratic 2020 presidential debate
Civil in tone, mostly cautious in approach, the forum on Wednesday did little to reorder the field and may have given encouragement to two new entrants into the race, Mike Bloomberg and Deval Patrick.
Politics Nov 20Democratic debate revives clashes over ‘Medicare for All’
Like a string of previous debates, Wednesday’s prominently featured squabbles over a program that could alienate general-election swing voters who may be wary of fully government-run, universal health care and that will be extraordinarily difficult to get through Congress —…