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Politics Nov 20Sanders, Warren under scrutiny as Biden weighs Cabinet picks
Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, leaders of the Democratic Party's left wing, are at risk of being excluded from the senior ranks of President-elect Joe Biden's administration as the incoming president balances the demands of his party's progressive base against…
Nation Oct 16Most Americans say nation is deeply divided over values, poll says
The poll offers a window into the depth of the division and chaos shaping the American electorate less than three weeks before Election Day.
Politics Sep 27How Trump, Biden are preparing for first presidential debate
Ahead of the first debate-stage matchup between President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden, each campaign is promising a stark contrast in policy, personality and preparation.
Politics Apr 06Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday election to June
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers on Monday issued an executive order to delay the state's presidential primary for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic, a move that will almost certainly prompt a court challenge and inject new uncertainty about whether…
Politics Mar 02WATCH: Biden holds Dallas rally, with Klobuchar’s endorsement
Rivals no more, Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg united behind Joe Biden's presidential bid on Monday as the Democratic Party's moderate wing scrambled to boost the former vice president just hours before voting began across a series of high-stakes Super…
Politics Mar 02Inside the final month of Buttigieg’s historic campaign
The former mayor of Indiana's fourth largest city, an openly gay 38-year-old whose name most voters still can't pronounce, formally suspended his White House bid Sunday night.
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 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 19Bloomberg the early focus at the Democratic debate in Nevada
The 78-year-old former Republican was making his debate debut as one of the Democrats’ strongest six White House hopefuls -- as determined by national polls -- while the party’s moderate wing struggles to unify behind an alternative to polarizing progressive…
Politics Feb 17One thing unites establishment Democrats: Fear of Sanders
Critics of the Vermont senator, who has long identified as a democratic socialist, are further than they've ever been from unifying behind a moderate alternative.