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Tom Steyer Spends Millions in South Carolina. Black Voters Reap the Benefit.

Seeking inroads in the state, Mr. Steyer, a hedge-fund billionaire, is paying black vendors, hiring black staff members and appearing in rural outposts, lavishing money and attention. It’s paying dividends.
Tags: News, Black People, South Carolina, Online Advertising, Democratic Party, Tom Steyer, Steyer, Political advertising, Primaries and Caucuses, Presidential Election of 2020, Thomas F


Prez candidate Tom Steyer releases his plan for "Transforming Criminal Justice"

Back in the fall, it seemed that nearly every week we would see a big new criminal justice reform plan coming from one of the Democratic candidates for President (and I have collected a lot of the posts with this plans below).  But, of course, as the first set of votes approach, we have seen more of these candidates dropping out than proposing big plan.  And yet, excitingly, this press release details that there is now at least one more new reform plan under the heading, "Tom Steyer Will End Cas...
Tags: Law, Elizabeth Warren, America, Joe Biden, Commission, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Tom, Tom Steyer, Steyer, Julian Castro, Cory Booker, Mike Bloomberg, Douglas A Berman, Sentencing Commission, Beto O Rourke


The Attacks on Bernie Are Further Proof That ‘Victim’ Hillary Is Not Good at This

A Hillary Clinton hot take is in the headlines again: According to her, “nobody likes” presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders.Earlier this week, The Hollywood Reporter published an interview with Clinton, a promotional piece for the upcoming Hulu documentary about her political career, in which the former secretary of state was asked about a statement she’d made during the documentary.The interviewer, Lacey Rose, asked:> In the doc, you’re brutally honest on Sanders: “He was in Congress f...
Tags: News, Instagram, Obama, Congress, Politico, Russia, Dnc, Hillary Clinton, Ivy League, Hulu, Donald Trump, Hillary, Bernie Sanders, Clinton, James Comey, Trump


Steyer: U.S. reparations for slavery will help 'repair the damage'

The billionaire presidential candidate Tom Steyer reiterated his support Wednesday for reparations for African- Americans suffering from the legacy of slavery.
Tags: News, Tom Steyer, Steyer


FULL INTERVIEW: Tom Steyer on 'Hot Mic With Brittany Shepherd'

In a live studio interview on Yahoo News’ “Hot Mic With Brittany Shepherd,” Democratic candidate Tom Steyer discusses Trump’s Twitter attacks, his own billionaire status, and takes questions from first-time voters in the audience.
Tags: News, Tom Steyer, Yahoo News, Trump 's Twitter, Brittany Shepherd


Presidential candidate Tom Steyer: ‘I’m for reparations’

On Yahoo News’ “Hot Mic with Brittany Shepherd,” Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer spoke about race and reparations, saying that if he were elected to office, “I would start a commission on race on day one.”
Tags: News, Tom Steyer, Yahoo News


Relax, Democrats: your nominee will beat Trump in the midwest

The rhetoric between candidates has gotten heated as the Iowa caucuses approach. But there’s no need for aggressionA weekend blizzard and a sub-zero deep freeze helped cool tempers that were reaching boiling point among Democrats. Chill, everyone. Whoever wins the nomination will beat Trump across the struggling midwest.The Sanders crowd suggested Warren was an elitist. Warren elbowed back with a gender argument. Sanders attacked Biden over social security; Biden countered that he was lying. The...
Tags: News, Colorado, California, Kentucky, Senate, China, US, America, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, Maine, Iowa, Wisconsin, Warren, Mitch McConnell


When Tom Steyer Came to Visit

The California businessman’s visit to the editorial board, and the board’s subsequent deliberation, today on “The Choice” podcast.
Tags: News, Podcasts, California, New York Times, Iowa, Democratic Party, Tom Steyer, Steyer, Primaries and Caucuses, Presidential Election of 2020, Thomas F


Deep tech VCs on what they view as some of the most impactful young startups right now

During this week’s Democratic debate, there was a lot of talk, unsurprisingly, about ensuring the future of this country’s children and grandchildren. Climate change was of particular interest to billionaire Tom Steyer, who said repeatedly that addressing it would be his top priority were he elected U.S. president. As it happens, earlier the same day, we’d spent time on the phone with two venture capitalists who think of almost nothing else every day. The reason: they both invest in so-called de...
Tags: Europe, London, San Francisco, Tech, Tesla, Munich, Heathrow, Aws, Monsanto, Boeing, Churchill, Zymergen, Atomico, Tom Steyer, Seth, Siraj Khaliq


MLK Day Plans Put Spotlight on Klobuchar, Buttigieg Strategies

(Bloomberg) -- Amy Klobuchar will join most top-tier Democratic candidates in South Carolina on Monday, having adjusted her schedule after criticism for plans to skip an important Martin Luther King Jr. Day event there. The Minnesota senator’s campaign hurried on Friday to work a South Carolina leg into her schedule. Communications director Tim Hogan said Klobuchar will attend some of Monday morning’s events in Columbia before jetting to Des Moines for an early speaking slot at the Black and Bro...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Washington, Elizabeth Warren, Bloomberg, Iowa, Antarctica, Fox News, Biden, Bloomberg LP, South Carolina, Columbia, Kamala Harris, Sanders, Democratic, Feb


Steyer: Bloomberg has got to embrace wealth tax

CNN's Michael Smerconish speaks with 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer about fellow billionaire and presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg.
Tags: News, Bloomberg, Cnn, Stories, Tom Steyer, Steyer, MICHAEL SMERCONISH


Democrat Small Business Owners Want 2020 Candidates to Talk Climate, Economy, Healthcare

Climate change, the economy, and health care are the top issues of concerns among small business owners who identify as Democrats. According to a survey by Thumbtack, 24% of business owners in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada, and South Carolina want to hear more about climate change. They see these three issues as critical for them to vote come November 2020, for the Presidential election. What Democrat Small Business Owners Want According to the survey, climate change and the economy are tied at...
Tags: Congress, Washington Post, Sales, Donald Trump, Pew Research Center, South Carolina, Bernie Sanders, Thumbtack, Tom Steyer, Small Business News, Iowa New Hampshire Nevada, Pete Buttigieg, US Mexico Trade


Predictions

Our panelists predict, now that Tom Steyer's interrupted Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, what he will walk into next.
Tags: News, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Tom Steyer




Asking the Tough Questions: Here's What All the 2020 Democrats Would Look Like If They Had No Eyebrows

No one wants to believe that a person without eyebrows can’t be elected as president. But there are certain political realities we have to face in the run-up to the 2020 presidential elections.Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Photoshop, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Democrats, Amy Klobuchar, Bernie Sanders, Democratic Party, Tom Steyer, Mike Bloomberg, Tulsi Gabbard, Pete Buttigieg, 2020 Election, Andrew Yang, Look Upon My Works Ye Mighty And No Hair


What Tom Steyer said to extricate himself from the world's most uncomfortable situation

Tom Steyer has struggled for months for relevance in the 2020 presidential race. On Tuesday night he got it, albeit very briefly -- and not at all the way he probably envisioned.
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Analysis: What Steyer said to extricate himself from the world's most uncomfortable situation

Tom Steyer has struggled for months for relevance in the 2020 presidential race. On Tuesday night he got it, albeit very briefly -- and not at all the way he probably envisioned.
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Analysis: What Steyer said to exit the world's most uncomfortable situation

Tom Steyer has struggled for months for relevance in the 2020 presidential race. On Tuesday night he got it, albeit very briefly -- and not at all the way he probably envisioned.
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Tom Steyer's painfully awkward handshake timing

Tom Steyer has struggled for months for relevance in the 2020 presidential race. On Tuesday night he got it, albeit very briefly -- and not at all the way he probably envisioned.
Tags: Cnn, Tom Steyer


Tom Steyer REALLY just wants to say 'hi'

Tom Steyer has struggled for months for relevance in the 2020 presidential race. On Tuesday night he got it, albeit very briefly -- and not at all the way he probably envisioned.
Tags: Cnn, Tom Steyer


Analysis: Tom Steyer really just wants to say 'hi'

Tom Steyer has struggled for months for relevance in the 2020 presidential race. On Tuesday night he got it, albeit very briefly -- and not at all the way he probably envisioned.
Tags: News, Stories, Tom Steyer


"Just want to say hi, America."

Just want to say hi, America.— Tom Steyer (@TomSteyer) January 16, 2020 ADDED: This explains it:https://t.co/Z0nodtXI9O https://t.co/bK04Sdj0y0— Dave Rubin (@RubinReport) January 16, 2020 [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Law, America, Tom Steyer, Ann Althouse, Dave Rubin


Tom Steyer draws a medieval symbol on his hand in pen every day to remind himself to always tell the truth

Many viewers noticed Steyer sporting the unusual symbol — the Jerusalem Cross — during the Democratic debate Tuesday night in Des Moines, Iowa.
Tags: News, Tom Steyer, Steyer, Jerusalem Cross


'You called me a liar on national TV': audio released of testy Warren-Sanders exchange

Candidates and longtime friends trade angry remarks before Tom Steyer offers an awkward helloCNN has released the audio of the testy exchange between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders that took place following Tuesday’s Democratic debate.After the debate wrapped, Bernie Sanders outstretched his hand to Elizabeth Warren. Warren did not take it, and the two progressive candidates, who until recently have avoided criticizing each other publicly, exchanged words – which until now were inaudible. C...
Tags: Elizabeth Warren, US news, Democrats, US politics, Bernie Sanders, Tom Steyer, Warren Sanders, US elections 2020, Elizabeth Warren Warren


Steyer pokes fun at his awkward appearance in Warren-Sanders exchange

Billionaire businessman Tom Steyer joked about his inadvertent role in the newly revealed tense exchange between his fellow Democratic presidential candidates Sens. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont following Tuesday's Democratic debate.
Tags: Massachusetts, Cnn, Vermont, Bernie Sanders, Tom Steyer, Steyer, Warren Sanders, Sens Elizabeth Warren


Twitter Users Totally Relate To Tom Steyer’s Awkward ‘Hi, Bernie’ Intrusion

The billionaire interrupted a tense exchange between Sens. Warren and Sanders after the Democratic presidential debate.
Tags: News, Sanders, Bernie, Tom Steyer, Sens Warren


'You called me a liar on national TV': audio released of testy Warren-Sanders exchange

Candidates and longtime friends trade angry remarks before Tom Steyer offers an awkward helloCNN has released the audio of the testy exchange between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders that took place following Tuesday’s Democratic debate.After the debate wrapped, Bernie Sanders outstretched his hand to Elizabeth Warren. Warren did not take it, and the two progressive candidates, who until recently have avoided criticizing each other publicly, exchanged words – which until now were inaudible.On...
Tags: News, Elizabeth Warren, Cnn, Iowa, Warren, Anderson Cooper, Associated Press, Sauron, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Bernie, Tom Steyer, Frodo, Jane O'Meara Sanders, Warren Sanders, Julian Brave NoiseCat


Samantha Bee Goes Off on CNN: Stop Making ‘Mom and Dad’ Fight!

Samantha Bee opened her first Full Frontal of 2020 Wednesday night by running through the highlights of the previous night’s Democratic debate in Iowa, from a performance by Joe Biden “that critics are hailing as ‘awake,’ ‘standing’ and ‘are you OK?’ to Tom Steyer, who “decided to buy his way into the debate with the most inessential campaign of all time.” “All things considered, Steyer got pretty easy,” Bee said, “especially compared to the much rougher night that mom and dad had.” She was of c...
Tags: News, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Cnn, Iowa, Warren, Biden, Samantha Bee, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Bee, Sanders, Tom Steyer, Steyer, Tucker Carlson Goes Full Bernie Bro


The Story Behind The Tense Non-Handshake Between Warren And Sanders

Most observers of a fairly mild Democratic debate Tuesday have homed in on one exchange that came after the main action ended: Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) refusal to shake Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-VT) hand as they left the stage. Cameras caught her saying something with a serious look on her face to Sanders as he shook his head in response and pointed to himself then to her. He then turned and walked away. According to the New York Times, people familiar with the exchange confirmed most peo...
Tags: News, Washington Post, Elizabeth Warren, Cnn, New York Times, The Times, Warren, Amy Klobuchar, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Tom Steyer, Sen Bernie Sanders, Sen Elizabeth Warren, Shakir, 2020 Elections, Faiz Shakir


What were those symbols written on Tom Steyer's hand?

It got some attention from viewers of last night's debate, and got him some good press. Here's NBC:The design is called the “Jerusalem Cross,” and as Steyer wrote on Facebook late last year, he does it “every day to remind myself that ultimately, the truth always wins.”Also: "to remind myself every day always to tell the truth."What are you drawing on your hand every day? Well, let's assume you have to draw something on your hand every day — the same thing — kind of like getting a tattoo, but wi...
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