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Buttigieg requests a review of Nevada caucuses results

Buttigieg requests a review of Nevada caucuses results

Shortly after conceding the Nevada caucuses to Sen. Bernie Sanders, former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg began questioning the results there. Late Saturday night, a letter from Buttigieg’s campaign to the chairman of the Nevada State Democratic Party made clear that the campaign has questions about what it says are …

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Bernie Sanders Wins Nevada Caucuses, Strengthening His Primary Lead

Bernie Sanders Wins Nevada Caucuses, Strengthening His Primary Lead

LAS VEGAS — Senator Bernie Sanders claimed a major victory in the Nevada caucuses on Saturday that demonstrated his broad appeal in the first racially diverse state in the presidential primary race and established him as the clear front-runner for the Democratic nomination. In a significant show of force, the …

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Bernie Sanders cements front-runner status with Nevada caucuses win

Bernie Sanders lifts his fist at a campaign rally in San Antonio, Texas

Image copyright Reuters Image caption In a victory speech, Mr Sanders said Americans were “sick and tired of a president who lies all the time” Bernie Sanders has cemented his status as the Democratic front-runner to take on Donald Trump in November’s US presidential election. He is projected to win …

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Nevada caucuses get underway as state Dems hope to avoid repeat of Iowa chaos

Caucusgoers at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday. (Paul Steinhauser/Fox News).

The Nevada caucuses are underway as Democratic presidential hopefuls face a more diverse electorate, with Sen. Bernie Sanders looking to keep his early momentum going — and with state Democrats hoping to avoid the chaos that hit Iowa’s caucuses earlier this month. The closely-watched process began at noon local time, with Nevada …

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Democratic caucuses in Nevada: Candidates face most diverse electorate

6 things to watch in tonight's Nevada caucuses

While polling is notoriously difficult in Nevada, Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden have been jockeying for the lead in the Silver State for months now, with Sanders rising after his team built deep organizing roots in the state — particularly within the Latino community — some eight months …

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Sanders campaign asks for partial recanvass of Iowa caucuses results

sanders SOTU 2/9/2020

Sanders’ campaign has asked for a recanvass of 25 precincts and three satellite caucuses in the state, arguing that if “errors” are corrected, the Vermont senator would pick up one national delegate. Buttigieg’s campaign, meanwhile has asked for a recanvass of 57 precincts and “all satellite caucuses in the state.” …

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DNC chairman Tom Perez says he won’t step down after chaotic Iowa caucuses but expects review of state’s first-in-nation status

After chaos of Iowa, Democratic unity threatened by circular firing squad in New Hampshire

“Absolutely not,” Perez told CNN’s Jake Tapper on “State of The Union” when asked if he has considered resigning. “Jake, look at the last three years. My job when I came in was to rebuild our infrastructure, to win elections. When you do that, sometimes you have to make tough …

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How Pete Buttigieg Became the Surprise of the Iowa Caucuses

How Pete Buttigieg Became the Surprise of the Iowa Caucuses

OELWEIN, Iowa — Two days before the Iowa caucuses, Pete Buttigieg stopped for a town hall event at the Oelwein Coliseum, a 92-year-old music venue that in its heyday hosted the likes of Lawrence Welk and Sammy Kaye. Recent history suggested there weren’t many Democrats to win over in Oelwein: …

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Iowa caucuses: The best (and the worst) of the 2020 Democratic presidential race

Iowa caucuses: The best (and the worst) of the 2020 Democratic presidential race

The race has now moved on to the New Hampshire primary set for Tuesday, but the echoes of what happened in Iowa still reverberate. Below, I went through some of the best and worst of the night(s). * Pete Buttigieg: The closeness of the final result between the former South …

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