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Students chant during the Bernie 2020 March to Early Vote at Florida International University to on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, in Miami. Florida and its 219 delegates could be the knockout punch for presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders after a dismal showing in the Michigan primary. The Florida primary election next Tuesday will be closely watched by people across the nation. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Associated Press
March 17, 2020 - 6:20 am
Four states had been scheduled to hold Democratic presidential primaries on Tuesday amid a global outbreak of the novel coronavirus, but leaders in Ohio called off Tuesday's election just hours before polls were set to open. Elections officials in Arizona, Illinois and Florida say they're moving...
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Coronavirus Voting
(AP Photo/Noreen Nasir)
Associated Press
March 16, 2020 - 11:08 pm
“To conduct an election tomorrow would would force poll workers and voters to place themselves at an unacceptable health risk."
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Photo: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's Office
WWJ News
March 16, 2020 - 7:13 pm
The new restrictions will go into effect Tuesday at 9 a.m. and will remain in place until April 5 at 5 p.m.
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Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., from left, Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, and Sen. Cory Booker D-N.J. greet the crowd during a campaign rally at Renaissance High School in Detroit, Monday, March 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Associated Press
March 14, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Joe Biden's decisive victory in Michigan’s presidential primary offers what some Democrats hope will be the road map for success in November — a high turnout powered by a coalition that extends into territory Donald Trump won in 2016. Biden beat Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders last Tuesday among key...
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From left, Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and former Vice President Joe Biden, participate in a Democratic presidential primary debate at the Gaillard Center, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Charleston, S.C., co-hosted by CBS News and the Congressional Black Caucus Institute. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Associated Press
March 14, 2020 - 9:55 am
And then there were two. Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are set to meet Sunday night in their first one-to-one presidential primary debate after months of Democratic free-for-alls that presaged a dramatic culling of the field since the opening round of the 2020 race. Some key questions to look for...
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President Donald Trump takes questions during a news conference about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, March 13, 2020, in Washington. Vice President Mike Pence, left, and Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, right listen. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
March 14, 2020 - 9:11 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Coronavirus is already coloring the 2020 campaign, with Democrats convinced President Donald Trump's response to the outbreak leaves him and down-ballot Republicans vulnerable over the burgeoning health crisis, his competency and — potentially most damaging — the staggering...
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Donald Trump on pandemic
President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, March 13, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
March 13, 2020 - 4:53 pm
“Through a very collective action and shared sacrifice, national determination, we will overcome the threat of the virus,” Trump said.
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lansing
(Photo: Marisa Fusinski/WWJ)
WWJ News
March 12, 2020 - 2:00 pm
The State Senate is expected to vote Thursday on a $75 million appropriation to address coronavirus.
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President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump speaks in an address to the nation from the Oval Office at the White House about the coronavirus Wednesday, March, 11, 2020, in Washington. (Doug Mills/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
Associated Press
March 11, 2020 - 9:19 pm
Trump said the restrictions won't apply to the United Kingdom and the U.S. would monitor the situation to determine if travel could be reopened earlier.
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bernie sanders
(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Associated Press
March 11, 2020 - 5:10 pm
“While our campaign has won the ideological debate, we are losing the debate over electability,” Sanders said.
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