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The presidential race isn't on hold -- it's playing out right before us

March 26, 2020
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
The campaign rallies are a distant memory. The final chapter of the primary calendar is awash in uncertainty. The summer political conventions are in doubt. Yet it would be a mistake to think the 2020 presidential race is on hold. In fact, it's unfolding right before our eyes.
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Biden Speaks From Home, Critizing Trump's Response, And Plans On Greater Visibility

March 24, 2020
Asma Khalid | NPR
Joe Biden gave a speech from his home in Delaware, streamed online, criticizing President Trump's response to the coronavirus. Biden plans to be more visible while campaign events are on hold.
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Coronavirus and the 2020 election

March 20, 2020
In this week’s Extra, the discussion at the table centered on the state of a 2020 election campaign as COVID 19 spreads. Some states canceled their primaries and candidates adjusted to the measures like social distancing. The panel discussed how the virus could reshape how voters view issues at the heart of the campaign.
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After More Primaries Biden Grows Lead As Coronavirus Reshapes Primary Calendar

March 18, 2020
Susan Davis, Asma Khalid, Scott Detrow, Miles Parks | NPR
Joe Biden now has secured more than half of delegates in the Democratic primary contest, making a Bernie Sanders comeback increasingly unlikely.
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6 things to watch in Tuesday's primaries

March 17, 2020
Jeff Zeleny, Eric Bradner, Dan Merica | CNN
The coronavirus pandemic is disrupting the United States' political calendar, sidelining presidential campaigns and forcing Americans to weigh the risks to their health if they go vote.
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Day One of a campaign transformed: Biden the likely nominee, coronavirus the dominant issue

March 16, 2020
Susan Page | USA Today
The novel coronavirus has erupted as the singular issue dominating the national debate. The pandemic's repercussions are pushing the U.S. and global economy toward a slowdown or even a recession, roiling the foundation of President Donald Trump's reelection campaign. And the Democratic presidential contest, which at the beginning of this month was sparking speculation about a brokered convention, is on the verge of being settled.
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How is COVID-19 affecting the 2020 primary?

March 13, 2020
How do candidates plan to campaign as states ban large gatherings? The panelists discussed the latest news from the 2020 campaign trail.
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Joe Biden Wins Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi Primaries

March 11, 2020
Asma Khalid, Tamara Keith, Scott Horsley, Ron Elving | NPR
Joe Biden's campaign momentum continued on Big Tuesday, with decisive wins in at least three of six primary elections: Mississippi, Missouri, and Michigan. Washington, North Dakota, and Idaho have not yet finalized their totals, though the results paint a grim picture for Bernie Sanders and his chances of securing the nominations.
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Sanders and Biden Cancel Events as Coronavirus Fears Upend Primary

March 11, 2020
Annie Karni, Maggie Haberman, Sydney Ember | The New York Times
The nation’s presidential race entered an unpredictable new phase on Tuesday after the two leading Democratic candidates canceled big primary-night campaign events because of worries about the coronavirus, and Vice President Mike Pence said that the future of President Trump’s signature rallies would be decided on a “a day-to-day basis.”
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