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Democratic convention: Michelle Obama pitches for Joe Biden, says he 'knows what it takes' to lead US out of crisis
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Democratic convention: Michelle Obama pitches for Joe Biden, says he 'knows what it takes' to lead US out of crisis

In excerpts of her remarks released ahead of her taped speech, Obama said Biden was a "terrific vice-president" during the eight years he served as her husband's No 2

Joe Biden names Kamala Harris as running mate to take on Donald Trump, Mike Pence in Nov
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Joe Biden names Kamala Harris as running mate to take on Donald Trump, Mike Pence in Nov

If Joe Biden’s selection of Kamala Harris is met with a cold shoulder by some on the Left, she is likely to be embraced by Biden’s most important electoral constituency within the Democratic Party: Black voters

'When you disagree, he'll listen': Elizabeth Warren becomes latest Democrat to endorse Joe Biden
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'When you disagree, he'll listen': Elizabeth Warren becomes latest Democrat to endorse Joe Biden

Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts endorsed Joe Biden on Wednesday, becoming the most high-profile progressive woman in the party to try to help the former vice-president expand his appeal among liberal voters

Centrist Democrats breathe easy as Joe Biden makes stellar turnaround in Super Tuesday contest; Bernie Sanders still at number 2
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Centrist Democrats breathe easy as Joe Biden makes stellar turnaround in Super Tuesday contest; Bernie Sanders still at number 2

Biden’s stunning performance cemented a remarkable turnabout, remaking the Democratic presidential primary with head-spinning speed. A candidate once on the brink of collapse, Biden is now a favorite for his party’s nomination.

On Super Tuesday, Joe Biden wins eight States on strength of Black voters, but Bernie Sanders clinches California
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On Super Tuesday, Joe Biden wins eight States on strength of Black voters, but Bernie Sanders clinches California

Joe Biden secured an early advantage on a pivotal night of Democratic primary voting on Tuesday with victories in four Southern states — Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama

Democratic candidates lack enthusiasm, says Donald Trump while addressing election rally in North Carolina
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Democratic candidates lack enthusiasm, says Donald Trump while addressing election rally in North Carolina

Donald Trump alleged that two Democratic presidential aspirants Senator Amy Klobuchar and former Mayor Pete Buttigieg by endorsing Biden had traded administration position

Ahead of Super Tuesday, Democratic leaders still struggling to confront the enigma that is Bernie Sanders
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Ahead of Super Tuesday, Democratic leaders still struggling to confront the enigma that is Bernie Sanders

Now, on the eve of Super Tuesday, when Democrats across 15 states and territories will hand out more than a third of the delegates required to claim the nomination, Sanders is in reach of a clear national lead and Biden is racing to catch up

After Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar drops out of Democratic presidential race, prepares to endorse Joe Biden
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After Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar drops out of Democratic presidential race, prepares to endorse Joe Biden

In a last-minute bid to unite the moderate wing of the Democratic Party, Senator Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg on Monday threw their support behind a presidential campaign rival, Joe Biden, giving him an extraordinary boost before the Super Tuesday primaries

After crushing defeat in South Carolina primary, Pete Buttigieg drops out of Democratic presidential race
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After crushing defeat in South Carolina primary, Pete Buttigieg drops out of Democratic presidential race

Pete Buttigieg, a former small-city Indiana mayor and first openly-gay major presidential candidate, said on Sunday night he was dropping out of the Democratic race

Elizabeth Warren 'crushed' the Democratic debate in Las Vegas; but is it too little, too late for her?
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Elizabeth Warren 'crushed' the Democratic debate in Las Vegas; but is it too little, too late for her?

Thursday saw a blunt, lacerating and striking reversal for Elizabeth Warren, a candidate who had been studiously hands-off in her rhetoric about most of her rivals for the past year

Ahead of battle with Donald Trump, Democrats look ahead from Nevada and see common enemy: Michael Bloomberg
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Ahead of battle with Donald Trump, Democrats look ahead from Nevada and see common enemy: Michael Bloomberg

The Democratic presidential candidates raced on Sunday to make the most of their final weekend day before the Nevada caucuses, selling their messages and tearing into their opponents

'Unelectable' Bernie Sanders leads race for Democratic nomination, but faces much sterner test against Donald Trump
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'Unelectable' Bernie Sanders leads race for Democratic nomination, but faces much sterner test against Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders is now the front-runner to win the Democratic nomination. Yet note that in the betting markets, Sanders is the leader to win the nomination but President Donald Trump is favoured to then win reelection in November

Before New Hampshire primary, Elizabeth Warren rejected 'you win, I lose' politics; then she lost
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Before New Hampshire primary, Elizabeth Warren rejected 'you win, I lose' politics; then she lost

It was 24 hours before the biggest contest of her political life. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts didn’t want to talk about it that way

Bernie Sanders narrowly edges rival Pete Buttigieg in New Hampshire's presidential primary election
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Bernie Sanders narrowly edges rival Pete Buttigieg in New Hampshire's presidential primary election

Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire’s presidential primary election Tuesday night, narrowly edging moderate rival Pete Buttigieg and scoring the first clear victory in the Democratic Party’s chaotic 2020 nomination fight.

Joe Biden sets expectations low for Tuesday's New Hampshire vote as his allies grow increasingly nervous
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Joe Biden sets expectations low for Tuesday's New Hampshire vote as his allies grow increasingly nervous

As New Hampshire votes on Tuesday in its presidential primary, former vice-president Joe Biden is confronting the possibility of a fourth- or even fifth-place finish — a potentially fatal outcome

Delays mar Iowa caucuses as Democrats begin nomination process ahead of US presidential primaries
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Delays mar Iowa caucuses as Democrats begin nomination process ahead of US presidential primaries

Struggling to adopt a new byzantine process of tabulating results, Iowa Democrats offered little explanation for the problem for hours after the caucuses began

At Democratic debate, presidential contenders rebuke Donald Trump but vow not to be 'consumed' by him
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At Democratic debate, presidential contenders rebuke Donald Trump but vow not to be 'consumed' by him

The Democratic presidential candidates expressed uniform support on Wednesday night for the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump's conduct toward Ukraine, but signalled significant reservations in the fifth primary debate about the possibility that the 2020 campaign could become submerged in a congressional investigation of Trump's behaviour

Joe Biden defends record at third Democratic Debate in Houston, retains sizeable lead over Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren
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Joe Biden defends record at third Democratic Debate in Houston, retains sizeable lead over Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren

The former US vice president survived another Democratic debate on Thursday largely unbloodied and unbowed, leaving those on the margins of the race for the party’s 2020 nomination.

2020 Democratic presidential contenders urge Congress to act on gun control after Texas and Ohio shootings
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2020 Democratic presidential contenders urge Congress to act on gun control after Texas and Ohio shootings

'We are going to make change. We are going to pass gun safety laws in this country', said US Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts

US presidential hopeful Amy Klobuchar unveils 137-point priority list; climate change, gun control on top of Democratic senator's agenda
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US presidential hopeful Amy Klobuchar unveils 137-point priority list; climate change, gun control on top of Democratic senator's agenda

US Senator Amy Klobuchar unveiled on Tuesday a 137-point list of priorities she would address in her first 100 days in office if elected president. The policies touch on matters ranging from high-profile topics like climate change, healthcare and gun regulations to the classification of federal tax offices. She will face off on 26 June against nine other candidates in the first debate of the nominating contest.