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In this Feb. 7, 2020, photo, Democratic presidential candidate entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks during a Democratic presidential primary debate at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Associated Press
February 11, 2020 - 8:08 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Democrat Andrew Yang, an entrepreneur who created buzz for his presidential campaign by championing a universal basic income that would give every American adult $1,000 per month, suspended his 2020 bid on Tuesday. His national press secretary, Erick Sanchez, confirmed the decision...
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(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
Associated Press
November 01, 2019 - 7:03 pm
"My service to the country will not be as a candidate or as the nominee."
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Tarrah Gibbons
October 15, 2019 - 11:30 pm
Live Updates: • As the debate ended, candidates offered their closing statements. Here is what some of them had to say: Elizabeth Warren : "But the problem here that we need to focus on is, first, how widespread gun violence is. It’s not just about mass shootings. It’s what happens in neighborhoods...
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Jacquie Cadorette
September 04, 2019 - 2:13 pm
CNN announced Tuesday who will be in attendance for its prime-time climate crisis town hall event. On Wednesday night, Democratic presidential hopefuls will participate in back-to-back town halls, an event that will last seven hours in total and be broadcasted live. The event will allow the...
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August 01, 2019 - 7:00 am
Here are some of the highlights from Wednesday night’s Democratic debate: 1. More Joe Gaffe Woes Those anticipating a Joe Biden slip-up didn’t have to wait long. It began with introductions, when he asked Kamala Harris to “go easy on me, kid,” drawing backlash for what many saw as a condescending...
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(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
July 31, 2019 - 9:26 pm
Hecklers were escorted out of the Fox Theatre.
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July 31, 2019 - 9:26 pm
DETROIT ( WWJ ) -- Night two of the Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit has been interrupted multiple times by hecklers. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker was forced to "stand by" during his opening remarks as hecklers shouted "fire Pantaleo." Daniel Pantaleo is the New York City Police...
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July 31, 2019 - 8:51 pm
It didn’t take long for a Joe Biden gaffe — before the Democratic debate even started. The former VP was caught on a hot mic saying, “Go easy on me, kid” as he greeted California Sen. Kamala Harris . The Twitter backlash was swift, with many jumping on Biden for his choice of words toward Harris,...
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Photo: Stephanie Davis / WWJ
July 31, 2019 - 6:22 pm
Upwards of 200 people were protesting immigration downtown Detroit.
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July 31, 2019 - 6:22 pm
DETROIT ( WWJ ) -- Nearly two dozen protestors were arrested for blocking a roadway in downtown Detroit late Wednesday afternoon ahead of the second night of the Democratic presidential primary debates at the Fox Theatre. More than 20 people sat down in the middle of the street at the intersection...
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