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How the Coronavirus Changed the 2020 Political Campaign

How the Coronavirus Changed the 2020 Political Campaign

WASHINGTON — For the past year, the Democratic presidential candidates debated the merits of sweeping liberal ideas, fretted over notions of electability and bias, and rose and fell in the polls as voters struggled to choose a front-runner. And through it all, President Trump sniped from the sidelines, demonizing the …

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Joe Biden Needs to Bulk Up His Team. He’s Hiring a New Campaign Manager.

Joe Biden Needs to Bulk Up His Team. He’s Hiring a New Campaign Manager.

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. announced on Thursday that he had hired Jennifer O’Malley Dillon as his new campaign manager, elevating a veteran Democratic strategist as he tries to scale up his limited organization and pivot toward President Trump and the general election. Ms. O’Malley Dillon, 43, managed …

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Farewell not just to a Champions League campaign but also a Spurs era | Football

Marcel Sabitzer squeezed a header inside the near post to give RB Leipzig a 2-0 lead.

So farewell then, Tottenham. Who knows when our paths will cross again? A fixture they embarked upon with a puncher’s chance and plenty of underdog spirit ended merely in crippling defeat and more questions. A broken team that under the joyless stewardship of José Mourinho has been broken still further, …

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Elizabeth Warren, Once a Front-Runner, Ends Her 2020 Presidential Campaign

Elizabeth Warren, Once a Front-Runner, Ends Her 2020 Presidential Campaign

In 2016, some progressive organizations mounted “Run Warren Run” campaigns and her eventual presidential rival, Mr. Sanders, floated her name as a possible challenger to Hillary Clinton, but Ms. Warren resisted the urge to run then. Four years later, when Ms. Warren did decide to pursue the Democratic nomination, she …

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Amy Klobuchar will end 2020 presidential campaign and endorse Joe Biden

DURHAM, NH - FEBRUARY 08:   Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) speaks during a get out the vote event at the University of New Hampshire on February 8, 2020 in Durham, New Hampshire. New Hampshire will hold its first-in-the-nation primary on Tuesday. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Klobuchar’s path to the nomination all but closed after she posted sixth-place finishes in Nevada and South Carolina, a sign that the Minnesota senator’s surprising showing in New Hampshire would not be nearly enough to propel her toward the nomination. A Democratic official told CNN that the Klobuchar campaign was …

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Amy Klobuchar cancels campaign event after protesters occupy stage

Teen sentenced to life on Klobuchar's watch claims she 'never took the time to look into this case'

Campaign manager Justin Buoen said he was “very disappointed,” adding that Klobuchar was ready to meet with the protesters, who agreed to sit down with her and then changed their minds. “We had a negotiation and had an agreement with the organizers of the protest to meet with the senator …

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Pete Buttigieg is ending his historic presidential campaign

Pete Buttigieg had a plan for February. It didn't work out as he hoped.

Buttigieg’s run was historic. He is the first openly gay man to launch a competitive campaign for president, and he broke barriers by becoming the first gay candidate to earn primary delegates for a major party’s presidential nomination. After initial success in Iowa and New Hampshire, Buttigieg’s campaign struggled to …

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Trump campaign announces ‘community centers’ initiative to attract black voters

A photo of a mock-up of what one of the Black Voices for Trump centers will look like, built in Arlington, Va. for members of the press.

The reelection campaign for President Trump is making a move to court some of Democrats’ most reliable voters, opening centers meant to boost the president’s popularity among African-Americans in 15 cities around the country. The “Black Voices for Trump Community Centers” opened by the Trump campaign are part of a …

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Trump campaign sues New York Times for libel over 2019 op-ed

Trump campaign sues New York Times for libel over 2019 op-ed

President TrumpDonald John TrumpWinners and losers from the South Carolina debate Five takeaways from the Democratic debate Democrats duke it out in most negative debate so far MORE‘s reelection campaign is suing The New York Times for libel, claiming that the newspaper knowingly published false information about the president in an …

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Pete Buttigieg campaign alleges irregularities in Nevada vote

Buttigieg targets Sanders after Nevada caucuses

The letter asked the state party to “release early vote and in-person vote totals by precinct​,” “correct any outstanding second alignment errors identified by presidential campaigns, including ours” and “explain anomalies in the data.” Molly Forgey, communications director for the Nevada State Democratic Party, responded to the letter in a …

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