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Biden maintains grip on 2020 Democratic race after third debate

13 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON Those expecting Joe Biden's presidential candidacy to flame out any day now will have to keep waiting.

As China trade war escalates, 2020 U.S. Democrats scramble over their message

09 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON The growing economic fallout from President Donald Trump’s drawn-out trade war with China would appear to be a ready-made opportunity for Democratic presidential contenders seeking to blunt his central 2020 re-election pitch: That he has made the economy great again.

Biden seen as weak front-runner as 2020 U.S. Democratic race heats up

02 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON As summer ends and the race for the 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential nomination shifts into a higher gear, former Vice President Joe Biden's perilous position atop the vast field stands to be tested under even more pressure.

Trump administration barring tours of migrant detention centers, Democrats say

29 Aug 2019

WASHINGTON Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday said the Trump administration is blocking investigators from touring immigrant detention facilities nationwide after recent visits revealed what they called “serious ongoing problems” concerning how detainees are being treated.

U.S. Senator Gillibrand exits Democratic presidential race

29 Aug 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who ran a presidential campaign centred on advocacy for women, ended her bid for the 2020 Democratic nomination on Wednesday after failing to gain traction in opinion polls or qualify for next month's debate. | Video

As 2020 race heats up, growing worries Warren and Sanders will split leftist vote

15 Aug 2019

DES MOINES, Iowa At rallies at the Iowa State Fair last week, 2020 White House contenders Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders drew raucous crowds who chanted their names, waved signs and cheered at their every pledge. | Video

U.S. Democratic presidential contenders demand action on guns

11 Aug 2019

DES MOINES, Iowa Democratic presidential contenders on Saturday urged Congress to take action to curb gun violence following mass shootings last weekend in Texas and Ohio that left 31 dead. | Video

Parade of Democratic 2020 hopefuls push for momentum in Iowa

10 Aug 2019

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa A cavalcade of Democratic presidential hopefuls on Friday tried to turn a few precious minutes before Iowa voters into the momentum needed to catapult their campaigns in the pivotal state. | Video

Outsider candidate Williamson brings 'radical love' to the Iowa State Fair

10 Aug 2019

DES MOINES, Iowa Marianne Williamson came to the Iowa State Fair on Friday with a simple request: Take me seriously.

Outsider candidate Williamson brings 'radical love' to the Iowa State Fair

10 Aug 2019

DES MOINES, Iowa Marianne Williamson came to the Iowa State Fair on Friday with a simple request: Take me seriously.

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