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A 'brokered convention' designed to block Bernie Sanders would be a poison pill

If the Democratic party doesn’t allow the person with most delegates to become the nominee, it will be a disasterSomething deeply troubling happened during last week’s Democratic presidential debate, though it was overshadowed by Michael Bloomberg’s spectacular implosion. Towards the end, the candidates were asked whether they believed that the person who receives the most votes should be given the Democratic nomination. The only candidate who said “yes” was Bernie Sanders. All of the others sai...
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Bernie Sanders Says He'll Attract a Wave of New Voters. It Hasn't Happened.

Bernie Sanders has so far prevailed by expanding his appeal among traditional Democratic voters, not by driving record turnout.
Tags: News, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Cohen, Bernard, Larry, Khanna, Buttigieg, Ro, Presidential Election of 2016, Primaries and Caucuses, Pete (1982-, Presidential Election of 2020


Trump Deems Sanders the Toughest Candidate to Beat in a General Election: ‘He Is Like Me’

President Trump on Monday told reporters he thought Senator Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) may offer the toughest challenge to his incumbency in the 2020 general election."I actually think he would be tougher than most of the other candidates because he is like me," Trump said while en route to the Taj Mahal in Agra, India. The president added, "I have a much bigger base" than Sanders.Trump again asserted that the Democratic Party would do all it could to prevent Sanders from becoming the nominee, and...
Tags: News, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Biden, South Carolina, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Sanders, Democratic Party, Bernie, Agra India, Sanders Trump, James Clyburn, Mini Mike


Sanders, Bloomberg Escalate Tensions Ahead of Democratic Debate

(Bloomberg) -- Rhetoric between Democratic presidential front-runner Bernie Sanders and Michael Bloomberg escalated ahead of Tuesday’s debate in South Carolina, with Bloomberg criticizing Sanders’s gun-control record and Sanders suggesting Bloomberg couldn’t win a debate against President Donald Trump.Bloomberg’s campaign has turned its focus on Sanders, who is fresh off winning the popular vote in Iowa and the contests in New Hampshire and Nevada. He is favored in several Super Tuesday states, ...
Tags: New York, News, Washington, Wall Street, Bloomberg, Chicago, New Hampshire, Iowa, Cbs, Nevada, Donald Trump, Columbus, Bloomberg LP, Michael Bloomberg, South Carolina, Bernie Sanders


Reports: Clyburn To Endorse Biden As Former VP’s Lead With Black Voters Shrinks

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) has chosen to endorse 2020 Democratic candidate Joe Biden, according to Politico and NBC News. Clyburn will reportedly announce his endorsement on Wednesday, the day after the next Democratic debate and three days before South Carolina’s primary on Saturday. During a Sunday morning interview on “Meet The Press,” the Democratic leader declined tell NBC News host Chuck Todd who he’d endorse, only that he believed Biden “could have done more to say why he w...
Tags: News, Nbc, Nbc News, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, House, Iowa, Nevada, Biden, South Carolina, Sanders, Endorsements, Chuck Todd, Sen Bernie Sanders, Jim Clyburn, Clyburn


Elizabeth Warren rose to 2nd place in a new national poll after the Las Vegas debate

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) won Saturday's Nevada caucuses decisively, after winning the New Hampshire primary and essentially tying former Mayor Pete Buttigieg for first in Iowa. So Sanders is the Democratic frontrunner, and he also leads nationally in a new CBS News/YouGov poll released Sunday, drawing the support of 28 percent of Democratic primary voters. But Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) jumped to second place in the poll, at 19 percent followed by former Vice President Joe Biden (17 ...
Tags: News, Cbs News, Elizabeth Warren, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, Iowa, Warren, Cbs, Las Vegas, Nevada, Biden, Donald Trump, South Carolina, Russell Moore, Trump


Biden Ekes Out Second Place Finish In Nevada To Stay In The Hunt

Nevada kept former Vice President Joe Biden’s hopes alive. While only a small percentage of precincts have actually reported full vote tallies to the Nevada Democratic Party, multiple news outlets called the Nevada caucuses for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) early Saturday evening. With 88 percent of precincts reporting, Sanders was the projected winner by a landslide with 47 percent of delegates. With 21 percent of delegates, Biden’s runner-up finish in Nevada comes after the first two primaries...
Tags: News, Nbc News, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Biden, Abc News, South Carolina, Trump, Sanders, Sen Bernie Sanders, Sen Elizabeth Warren, Nevada Democratic Party, Pacific Islander, Nevada Caucus


Former 2020 Democratic candidate Williamson endorses Sanders' presidential bid

Marianne Williamson, who made an unsuccessful bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, has thrown her support behind former rival Bernie Sanders, appearing at a rally in Texas with the progressive senator. “Bernie Sanders has been taking a stand for a very long time,” she told the Sanders rally in Austin. Sanders appears to be gaining momentum in the Democratic nominating contest after winning in both New Hampshire and Nevada.
Tags: Texas, News, New Hampshire, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Williamson, Marianne Williamson, Austin Sanders


Bernie’s Bros Say He Will Boost Turnout to Beat Trump

Bernie Sanders has a succinct and biting response to all the establishment Democrats who are freaking out over the prospect of a cranky socialist leading the party into battle this November. They are wrong, he says. Indeed, only he can be the savior of the party.“The only way that you can beat Trump is by having an unprecedented campaign, an unprecedentedly large voter turnout,” he says. Faiz Shakir, his campaign manager, claims that Sanders has such a great appeal to young people and alienated ...
Tags: News, Obamacare, Washington Post, America, Gop, New Hampshire, Maine, House, Bill Clinton, Arizona, Louisiana, Msnbc, Bernie Sanders, Knight Foundation, Trump, Sanders


Bernie Sanders, the Teflon Candidate, Faces Sudden New Tests

In the early years, there was his commentary on gender relations featuring a rape fantasy, his support for the Sandinistas and his honeymoon in the Soviet Union.Once he entered Congress, there were votes to shield gun manufacturers, a commitment to remaining uncommitted to the Democratic Party, and secret plans to mount a 2012 primary challenge against President Barack Obama.And more recently: the FBI investigation into his family, the heart attack and the resistance to detailing the costs of hi...
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Outcry after MSNBC host compares Sanders’ Nevada win to Nazi invasion

* Calls for firing of Chris Matthews after widespread anger * Sanders, a self-proclaimed democratic socialist is JewishMSNBC host Chris Matthews compared Bernie Sanders’ victory in the Nevada caucuses on Saturday to the Nazi invasion of France, spurring calls for his firing.“I was reading last night about the fall of France in the summer of 1940 and the general, Reynaud, calls up Churchill and says, ‘It’s over,’” Matthews said on air on Saturday night.“And Churchill says, ‘How can that be? You’...
Tags: Europe, News, France, Germany, New Hampshire, Iowa, Guardian, Nazi, Nevada, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Vermont, Bernie Sanders, Churchill, Sanders, Bernie


Sanders cruises to victory as Biden declares 'we're alive': key takeaways from Nevada

Challenges lie ahead for the other candidates after the Vermont senator’s runaway victory in the Nevada caucusesBernie Sanders is projected to win the Nevada caucuses, strengthening the Vermont senator’s lead in the race for the 2020 Democratic nomination.With almost half the results officially reported on Saturday evening, Sanders was headed for a comfortable victory. It remained unclear when final results would be in, but by 8pm local time, the former vice-president Joe Biden appeared set to c...
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Bernie blows the casino doors off in Nevada

Sen. Bernie Sanders continued his methodical march to the Democratic nomination on Saturday with a blowout victory in Nevada over his chief rivals. As was the case after Iowa and New Hampshire, none of his competitors has a clear path to the nomination, even though Sanders only has a slim delegate lead with a tiny percentage of all delegates allocated. And crucially, Sanders broke through the polling ceiling that seemed to hang over his campaign in Iowa and New Hampshire, not only beating expect...
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The Frontrunner: Bernie Sanders Projected To Win Nevada Caucuses

2020 presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is projected to win Nevada’s Democratic caucus handily on Saturday night, giving his campaign another boost after his win in New Hampshire and strong showing in the unsettled Iowa caucuses. With about 4 percent of the vote in, Sanders emerged as the victor at 54.3 percent, winning about 500 County Convention Delegates (CCDs), according to the New York Times. Former Vice President Joe Biden is projected to come in second at 17.2 percent. F...
Tags: News, Cbs News, Nbc News, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, New York Times, Iowa, Fox News, Nevada, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Democratic, Sen Bernie Sanders, Silver State, Nevada Democratic Party, Nevada Caucus


Bernie Sanders' Nevada win is a breakout moment. The others are toast

The Vermont Senator will soon be going toe to toe with Donald Trump There are no second prizes in presidential contests. No silver medals. No participation trophies.There are, however, endless numbers of delusional candidates and campaigns who insist that they will sweep the later states, or take their delegates to the convention, or contest the legitimacy of the nomination process.This was the position of one Bernie Sanders four years ago, not to mention his die-hard fans.Today, after his res...
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Klobuchar congratulates herself for 'exceeding expectations' as early Nevada results show her in distant 5th

Sen. Amy Klobuchar's (D-Minn.) 2020 momentum may be sputtering, but she doesn't seem to notice.While the Democratic presidential candidate turned out a surprising third place finish in New Hampshire's Democratic primary earlier this month, that luck hasn't seemed to extend to Nevada's caucuses. Still, Klobuchar delivered a self-congratulatory speech on Saturday where she praised her team for having "exceeded expectations," despite early results showing her in a distant fifth ...
Tags: News, Cbs News, Nbc News, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, Amy Klobuchar, Nevada, Biden, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Russell Moore, Democratic, Klobuchar, South Bend Indiana, Pete Buttigieg


Health care emerges as top single issue among Nevada Democrats

Health care once again emerged as the single top issue for Democrats in Nevada in Saturday's caucuses -- though as in Iowa and New Hampshire, the vast majority of voters also said they were more interested in defeating President Donald Trump than in any one issue.
Tags: News, New Hampshire, Iowa, Stories, Nevada, Donald Trump


Health care emerges as the top single issue among Nevada Democrats

Health care once again emerged as the single top issue for Democrats in Nevada in Saturday's caucuses -- though as in Iowa and New Hampshire, the vast majority of voters also said they were more interested in defeating President Donald Trump than in any one issue.
Tags: Cnn, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Donald Trump


Bernie Sanders goes after Bloomberg in final Vegas rally ahead of Nevada caucuses

Saturday will test whether Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders can hold his frontrunner status, after winning New Hampshire and placing in the top two in Iowa.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Bloomberg, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Usa Today, Bernie Sanders, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders


Elizabeth Warren campaign says it doubled fundraising goal ahead of Nevada caucuses

Saturday will test whether Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders can hold his frontrunner status, after winning New Hampshire and placing in the top two in Iowa.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Elizabeth Warren, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Usa Today, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders


Trump made 56 false claims last week, including New Hampshire conspiracy theory

President Donald Trump made 56 false claims last week -- repeating one of his conspiracy theories about the 2016 election, promoting new fiction about impeachment witness Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, and inflating his accomplishments and his standing in the polls.
Tags: News, New Hampshire, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump, Col Alexander Vindman


Trump made 56 false claims last week, including debunked New Hampshire conspiracy theory

President Donald Trump made 56 false claims last week -- repeating one of his conspiracy theories about the 2016 election, promoting new fiction about impeachment witness Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, and inflating his accomplishments and his standing in the polls.
Tags: Cnn, New Hampshire, Donald Trump, Trump, Col Alexander Vindman


Opinion: Path to White House leads through here

"At last," say Democrats who decry the outsized influence that Iowa and New Hampshire have in picking their party's presidential nominee. It's finally time for a Democratic nominating contest -- the Nevada caucuses -- where voters reflect the party's overall diversity.
Tags: News, White House, New Hampshire, Iowa, Stories, Nevada


Live updates: Democratic primary moves west for the Nevada caucuses

Saturday will test whether Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders can hold his frontrunner status, after winning New Hampshire and placing in the top two in Iowa.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Usa Today, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders


The biggest obstacle standing between Bernie Sanders and the White House

Buoyed by popular-vote wins in Iowa and New Hampshire and small donations from millions of supporters, Bernie Sanders enters the Nevada caucus with the lead in 10 national polls, with forecasters predicting his victory with as much as 32 per cent of the vote.But the Democratic frontrunner is facing a fresh round of attacks on his vision of Medicare for All, which would expand the program by enrolling every American into a comprehensive "single-payer" healthcare plan, free at the point of service...
Tags: News, White House, New Hampshire, Iowa, Nevada, Bernie Sanders


FYI, Democrats: New Hampshire and Nevada Are Very Different

It's not 2016 anymore.
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Bernie Sanders Leads in Nevada and the Establishment Isn’t Doing Much to Stop Him

Somewhere in the recesses of the sprawling Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, where giant animatronic dragons live, slot machines are always busy, and bad decisions are likely being made at any given moment, former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid sits in a quiet executive office. He’s wearing a newsboy cap, a pink tie, and a Nancy Pelosi pin that her daughter gave him at the Las Vegas Democratic debate the night before. It’s two days before the Nevada caucuses, but already Reid...
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The Latest: Sanders defiant about Democratic establishment

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is lumping the “Democratic establishment” in with the corporate and Republican establishment and saying they can’t stop him. Sanders is the favorite in Saturday’s Nevada caucuses after winning New Hampshire and essentially tying for first in Iowa. Sanders is an independent who caucuses with Democrats.
Tags: News, New Hampshire, Nevada, Sanders, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders, Iowa Sanders


A recurring Biden campaign story about being arrested in South Africa is full of inconsistencies

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a pretty good tale to share — but it may be a little tall.Biden, who is running for president, has been spicing up his recent campaign stump speeches with a story of how he was arrested while in South Africa trying to see Nelson Mandela, The New York Times reports. But that recollection of events has only recently come to light, and it was reportedly omitted from Biden's 2007 memoir that detailed his escapades in the country around that time.During recent ...
Tags: News, Washington, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, New Hampshire, New York Times, Iowa, Mandela, Medicare, Nevada, Biden, Times, Young, South Carolina


Melting Pot Nevada May Shape Democratic Race

(Bloomberg) -- Bernie Sanders remains the candidate to beat in tomorrow’s Nevada caucuses, the first test of how the Democratic presidential aspirants perform in a state with sizable minority populations.Nevada’s demographics represent a critical comeback opportunity for one-time front-runner Joe Biden, who has shaped his candidacy around the idea he’d fare better with non-white voters but who performed poorly in Iowa and New Hampshire.The fact that half the state’s population is non-white — 30%...
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