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Dems spend weekend in Iowa

September 21, 2019
Ed O'Keefe | CBS News
Democratic presidential hopefuls are campaigning in Iowa, the first-in-the-nation caucus state, where there are still a lot of undecided voters.
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Trump rallies in New Mexico, in long-shot bid to swing Hispanic voters and a Democratic state

September 17, 2019
Toluse Olorunnipa | The Washington Post
As President Trump visits New Mexico for a political rally in a state dominated by Democrats, his campaign is seeking to convert enough Hispanic voters to tilt the electoral college map in Republicans’ favor next year.
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Warren Slams Trump As She Unveils A Sweeping Anti-Corruption Plan

September 17, 2019
Kimberly Atkins | WBUR
Sen. Elizabeth Warren name-checked President Trump and his sister as part of Warren's latest anti-government corruption proposal.
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Democrats’ Afghan Strategy Sounds Familiar. It’s a Lot Like Trump’s.

September 16, 2019
David Sanger, Maggie Astor | The New York Times
Now, the candidates are racing one another — and President Trump — to demonstrate how quickly they would end the long-running conflict. In the debate on Thursday night, there was almost no discussion of American goals for the country, like building a democracy or protecting the rights of women — objectives that were staples of past Democratic campaigns.
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What Matters This Week in the 2020 Race: Joe Biden marches on, with twists just ahead

September 14, 2019
Jerry Seib | The Wall Street Journal
The center held. That, at least, appears to be the takeaway from the most important political event of the week, Thursday night’s Democratic debate in Houston
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Where 2020 Democrats agreed during longer debate — and where they clashed

September 14, 2019
Lisa Desjardins | PBS NewsHour
On Thursday night, the top 10 Democratic presidential candidates faced off on a debate stage for the first time, in Houston. The extended debate duration -- three hours instead of two -- enabled longer, more in-depth policy explanations. For the most part, the tone was civil, but Julian Castro's attack on Joe Biden's memory struck some viewers as overly personal and mean

Recapping the September Democratic debate

September 13, 2019
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The Moments That Mattered in Thursday’s Democratic Debate

September 13, 2019
Tarini Parti, John McCormick | The Wall Street Journal
The three leading candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination confronted each other over issues including health care in a marathon debate that featured all 10 top contenders onstage for the first time.
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