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Biden rejects Democrats' anger in call for national unity

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — His party may be enraged by Donald Trump's presidency, but Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden insisted Saturday that Democrats will not defeat the Republican president if they pick an angry nominee.

Biden at first major rally: Trump is 'divider-in-chief' who leads with 'hard heart'

Former Vice President Joe Biden held a campaign rally in Philadelphia on Saturday. Many of his comments focused on defeating President Donald Trump.            [Author: Delaware News Journal]
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Biden rejects Trump's 'clenched fist' in appeal for Democratic and US unity

* Former vice-president launches campaign in Pennsylvania * Art Cullen: The Democratic frontrunners are too oldFormally launching his third presidential campaign, Joe Biden appealed for party and national unity while accusing Donald Trump of leading America with “a clenched fist, a closed hand and a hard heart”.Biden appeared at Eakins Oval in Philadelphia on Saturday afternoon, two days ahead of a Trump rally elsewhere in Pennsylvania, one of the states in which blue-collar swing voters delive...

This looks like Joe Biden's race to lose now

Joe Biden has been officially running for president for less than a month. But in that short time, he has gone from nominal front-runner of a closely crowded pack of top-tier candidates to the clear frontrunner to be the party's 2020 nominee against Donald Trump.
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Did Joe Biden Once Say That Roe v. Wade “Went Too Far”?

The origin of this claim was an interview conducted with then-Senator Biden in 1974.
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Onion editor regrets portraying Joe Biden as skeevy yet loveable uncle

For years it was one of the most lighty-amusing running jokes in memedom: The Onion's ongoing series of stories about then-VP Joe Biden, portraying him as Diamond Joe, everyone's favorite lewd but obviously harmless shirtless uncle. The editor behind the series regrets it and feels responsible for helping one of the most conspicuously moronic Democrat candidates seem electable despite repeated runs at high office that ended in disgrace and failure. The handsome guy who’s got it good but doesn’t ...
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Joe Biden beats Trump in 2020 by most secure margins, new poll shows

A new poll has some good news for Joe Biden that sets him apart from the 2020 Democratic field yet again: He’s the only candidate who leads Donald Trump in a hypothetical match-up outside the margin of error.Mr Biden, who leads the Democratic field in virtually every poll by 10 or more points, has solidified his position as the front-runner to take on Mr Trump, and it appears he could easily take on the president in 2020, according to the new poll from Fox News.According to that poll, Mr Biden l...

Joe Biden Looks to Make a Splash With Official 2020 Kickoff

Since he joined the crowded field of Democratic presidential contenders, former Vice President Joe Biden has worn the mantle of frontrunner comfortably. Polls show him ahead by double digits, nationally and in early nominating states. His campaign is stacked with pros. He’s raking in cash like an incumbent — $6.3 million in the first 24…
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Biden's Democratic front-runner status to be tested as campaign enters new phase

Joe Biden is set to shift into a new -- and riskier -- phase of his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
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Biden to shift into a new and riskier phase of his campaign

Joe Biden is set to shift into a new -- and riskier -- phase of his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
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It’s not just Trump to blame for the number of Democrats campaigning to be president in 2020

And so the Democratic race to become the 2020 presidential nominee reaches two dozen, or 23 depending on how seriously you take all of the candidates. It is the largest field in modern history.The Democrat races for the 1972 and 1976 elections both topped out at 16, and there were 17 Republicans as Donald Trump began his march towards the White House in 2016.New York mayor Bill de Blasio is the latest to enter the race this time around, hoping to become the first mayor to gain the presidency.The...

Key Development

The out-going top prosecutor in Ukraine – who Rudy Giuliani had been courting/pressuring to open investigations into Joe Biden has announced he’s not playing ball. He says there’s no probe, no reason to open a probe, etc. Yuriy Lutsenko said he didn’t want “Ukraine to again be the subject of US presidential elections.” This is clearly part of the reason Rudy canceled his trip and accused official in Kiev of being anti-Trump. Lutsenko also said that Giuliani had asked him whether the US Ambassado...
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Ukraine Prosecutor Says No Probe Into Biden, Despite Giuliani’s Efforts

Ukraine’s attorney general equivalent says that his country is not investigating Joe Biden or his son Hunter over their activities in the Eastern European nation, despite coaxing from Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani for them to do so, Bloomberg reports. “I do not want Ukraine to again be the subject of U.S. presidential elections,” Ukraine prosecutor general Yuriy Lutsenko told Bloomberg. Conservative media began to push a narrative earlier this year of the Biden family’s supposedly nefarious ac...
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Bill de Blasio, New York mayor, announces White House run

Bill de Blasio, the mayor of New York, has joined the increasingly crowded race for the Democrat presidential nomination in 2020. Mr de Blasio, the 23rd candidate to declare, presented himself as the person with the most ability to "take on" Donald Trump. The 6ft 5in mayor, known as "Big Bird," said: "I'm a New Yorker, I've known Trump's a bully for a long time, this is not news to me or anyone else here, and I know how to take him on. Donald Trump must be stopped. "He's trying t...
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Joe Biden supports decriminalizing marijuana, stops short of calling for legalization

Joe Biden supports decriminalizing marijuana, a Biden campaign spokesman told CNN, but the former vice president isn't going as far as calling for the drug to be legalized on the federal level.
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Jay Inslee calls out Joe Biden on combating climate change: 'We have to live in the real world here'

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday repeatedly called out Joe Biden for his approach on climate, suggesting that the former vice president is naive about working with Republicans on the issue.
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Jay Inslee calls out Joe Biden on combating climate change

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday repeatedly called out Joe Biden for his approach on climate, suggesting that the former vice president is naive about working with Republicans on the issue.
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Kamala Harris campaign reportedly 'infuriated' by Biden running mate talk

Sen. Kamala Harris' 2020 campaign is reportedly 'infuriated' by growing talk that she should be Joe Biden's VP pick instead of the Democrat nominee.
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Kamala Harris flips the 'sexist' script on Biden: 'He would be a great running mate'

Kamala Harris has flipped the script on chatter that she would be a good vice president to Joe Biden, saying that her Democratic primary opponent has already proven himself adept at that role.Ms Harris told reporters in New Hampshire that she thinks Mr Biden would make a fine running mate for her, should she win the Democratic nomination.Translation: She’s not running for vice president.“I think Joe Biden would be a great running mate,” she said. “As vice president he’s shown he can do the job.”...
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Biden picks Philadelphia for 2020 campaign headquarters

Former Vice President Joe Biden will base his presidential campaign in Philadelphia -- a move that highlights his personal ties to Pennsylvania and showcases the state's importance in the 2020 race.
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US election 2020: Which Democrat will take on Trump in 2020?

Joe Biden has joined the race to stop Donald Trump from being re-elected. But who else has a shot at becoming the next president?
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Joe Biden chooses Philadelphia as campaign headquarters

Former Vice President Joe Biden is choosing Philadelphia to base his 2020 presidential campaign, opting for his native Pennsylvania over the state of Delaware that sent him to the Senate for 36 years. The choice is both practical and symbolic for Biden. Philadelphia is convenient to his homes in Wilmington, Delaware, and northern Virginia. The […]
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Joe Biden, Campaigning in New Hampshire, Straddles Past and Present

Mr. Biden’s warm, unhurried, feel-your-pain approach to campaigning frequently delighted potential voters. But his style and remarks also ran the risk of appearing dated.
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Harris says she disagrees with Biden on crime bill’s impact

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris said Wednesday that she disagrees with rival Joe Biden’s argument that the 1994 crime bill didn’t lead to mass incarcerations of black people. “That 1994 crime bill, it did contribute to mass incarceration in our country. It encouraged and was the first time that we had […]
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Donald Trump is Joe Biden's best friend right now

If you are Joe Biden, you wake up every single day rooting like hell for Donald Trump to talk or tweet -- ideally both! -- about you. And so far in Biden's 2020 candidacy, that's exactly what the President is doing.
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Brazile: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the hot sauce in the Democrat Party gumbo

Former Interim DNC Chair Donna Brazile reacts to the freshman Democrat lawmaker hitting 2020 primary frontrunner Joe Biden on climate change.
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Kamala Harris: 'Joe Biden would be a great running mate'

Addressing rumors that she would become a vice presidential nominee, Kamala Harris told reporters that Biden would make a "great running mate."            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Harris Throws Shade At Biden ‘Dream Ticket’: ‘He’d Be A Great Running Mate’

2020 Democratic candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) isn’t opposed to sharing the ticket with Joe Biden — but people aren’t expecting her to be the running mate, are they? On Wednesday, Harris responded to what several Democrats, including the Congressional Black Caucus, are calling the “dream ticket”: Biden for president with Harris as his vice president. “Sure, if people want to speculate about running mates, I encourage that, ’cause I think that Joe Biden would be a great running mate,” Har...
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Kamala Harris says Joe Biden 'would be a great running mate' -- as No. 2

Sen. Kamala Harris says she encourages speculation about potential running mates. Especially if those conversations put her at the top of the ticket.
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Kamala Harris says Joe Biden is wrong about the crime bill

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris on Wednesday said she disagrees with former Vice President Joe Biden's assessment that the 1994 crime bill he pushed "did not generate mass incarceration."
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