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Politics Apr 25Joe Biden launches 2020 White House bid
Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the "soul of this nation" at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.
Politics Apr 05WATCH: Biden hugs union leader, quips ‘I had permission’
In his first public appearance since several women said he had behaved physically inappropriately, former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday made light of his tendency to be affectionate while delivering a nostalgia-drenched speech aimed at winning back the white,…
Politics Apr 03Biden vows to be more mindful of ‘respecting personal space’
These are the former vice president's first public remarks since former Nevada politician Lucy Flores wrote in New York Magazine on Friday that Biden approached her from behind and kissed the back of her head in 2014.
Politics Apr 02Pelosi says Biden should stop being touchy-feely after 2 women speak out
A second woman said Monday that the former vice president had acted inappropriately, touching her face with both hands and rubbing noses with her in 2009.
Politics Feb 26Joe Biden says ‘don’t be surprised’ if he runs for president
The former vice president says his family supports a campaign, which is important because he has long said that would be a major consideration for him.
Politics Feb 13Former Attorney General Eric Holder to decide on 2020 bid in a few weeks
Former Attorney Gen. Eric Holder said Tuesday he is in the final stages of deciding whether to seek the 2020 Democratic nomination for president and plans to decide in about a month.
Politics Jan 142020 Democratic primary season to intensify
With several Democrats already in the race, a half dozen more are locking down final travel, staffing and strategy to launch White House bids in the coming weeks.
Politics Jan 10Billionaire Tom Steyer says he will not run for president
The Democratic activist said he will instead be spending more time and money on a campaign to impeach President Donald Trump.
Politics Jan 05Warren’s trip to Iowa tests themes for a likely 2020 run
Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts has made her Iowa debut with all the look of a presidential candidate, bringing her brand of liberalism to the nation’s premier caucus state.
Politics Oct 24Senate slipping away as Democrats fight to preserve blue wave
In the closing stretch of the 2018 campaign, the question is no longer the size of the Democratic wave. It's whether there will be a wave at all.