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New Biden senior adviser Sanders donated to Buttigieg in March

3 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Symone Sanders, a veteran Democratic communications strategist who has joined former Vice President Joe Biden's 2020 presidential campaign as a senior adviser, donated $250 to South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg in March, Federal Election Commission filings show. The donation to Buttigieg's Pete for America committee when the South Bend mayor was in the exploratory phase of his presidential campaign came almost exactly a month before Biden announced his candidacy. Biden's campaign said Thursday, hours after he announced his candidacy, that Sanders would serve as a senior adviser...
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Joe Biden's dicey past on racial issues could come back to bite him in the 2020 Democratic primaries

Joe Biden's dicey past on racial issues could come back to bite him in the 2020 Democratic primaries

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Former Vice President Joe Biden's record on racial justice is being re-examined as he hops in the 2020 race for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Biden's mid-1970s crusade against busing as part of efforts to integrate America's schools has resurfaced.
In a 1975 NPR interview, Biden contended busing was a "rejection of the whole movement of black pride."
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In the mid-1970s, a young Democratic senator from Delaware and self-declared liberal who would one day serve as the vice president to the first black president in US history emerged...
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Obama praises Biden but stops short of endorsing him

Obama praises Biden but stops short of endorsing him

3 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

President Obama showered praise on Joe Biden Thursday after the former vice president launched his 2020 bid for the White House but stopped short of endorsing him. “President Obama has long said that selecting Joe Biden as his running mate in 2008 was one of the best decisions he ever made,” Katie Hill, a spokesperson...
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Joe Biden's entrance into the 2020 presidential race will cause a seismic shift. Here are the rival contenders that are in the most trouble

Joe Biden's entrance into the 2020 presidential race will cause a seismic shift. Here are the rival contenders that are in the most trouble

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

According to recent INSIDER polling conducted over the course of the spring, 63% of Democrats would be satisfied with former Vice President Joe Biden as nominee.
Biden is the frontrunner but overlaps considerably with the competition when it comes to supporters.
Kirsten Gillibrand, Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke and Cory Booker all are drawing on a base of support that also tends to really like Biden. Biden entering is bad for them.
Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders also overlap with Biden, but are better positioned to survive his entrance and potentially capitalize on other...
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Even with Biden in the race, former President Barack Obama will wait to endorse a 2020 Democrat

Even with Biden in the race, former President Barack Obama will wait to endorse a 2020 Democrat

3 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

Obama is unlikely to endorse him or anyone else until candidates have a chance to make their cases directly to the voters, a source familiar with the former president's thinking told CNBC.
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Will Barack Obama Endorse Joe Biden? Former President Praises Former VP but Has Talked Up Other 2020 Candidates

3 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

In response to Biden's bid, Obama spokeswoman Katie Hill said that the former president “has long said that selecting Joe Biden as his running mate in 2008 was one of the best decisions he ever made.”
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Why Obama Won't Endorse His Former Vice President Joe Biden

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

Ex-President Barack Obama is holding off on an endorsement of his former running mate, Joe Biden, who on Thursday joined the race for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
He did, though, voice support for the former vice president in a statement timed to Biden's announcement. “President Obama has long said that selecting Joe Biden as his running mate in 2008 was one of the best decisions he ever made,” Obama spokeswoman Katie Hill said.
“He relied on the vice president's knowledge, insight, and judgment throughout both campaigns and the entire presidency. The two forged a special...
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Apple is reportedly dropping billions of dollars on its big push into TV...

Apple is reportedly dropping billions of dollars on its big push into TV, which is expected to launch in November

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Starship Technologies, which builds cute robots to deliver bananas to lazy...

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Bloomberg: Apple TV+ will cost $9.99 per month and launch in November

Bloomberg: Apple TV+ will cost $9.99 per month and launch in November

Apple's video streaming strategy may be getting clearer with a report that its subscription TV service will go live in November and cost $9.99 per month. Read more ...

A French couple could face jail time for taking 90 pounds of sand from a...

A French couple could face jail time for taking 90 pounds of sand from a popular Italian island as a souvenir

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The new report that Trump said shows Google 'manipulated' 2.6 million votes...

The new report that Trump said shows Google 'manipulated' 2.6 million votes for Hillary Clinton is a two-year-old study that a San Diego psychologist based on 95 people

On Monday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted that a "report just out" confirmed Google had "manipulated" millions of votes in favor of Hillary Clinton in the 2016... Read more ...

The Trump administration is considering a tax cut for millions of workers to...

The Trump administration is considering a tax cut for millions of workers to boost the economy and stave off fears of a recession

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Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx reportedly split after dating quietly for 6 years

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Team Trump eyes payroll tax cut to spur economy: report

Team Trump eyes payroll tax cut to spur economy: report

Team Trump is considering a temporary payroll tax cut to stimulate the economy and avoid a slowdown - or even a recession, a new report said Monday. The plans reveal the... Read more ...

Trump Dismisses Recession Fears, Says Fed Must Help The Economy

Trump Dismisses Recession Fears, Says Fed Must Help The Economy

The Trump administration pushed back hard against warnings of an economic slowdown. But the president is also calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again to help... Read more ...