Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, placed a close second Tuesday and narrowly beat Sanders in Iowa last week. He will have a town hall in Aurora at 7 p.m. Feb. 22, according to a campaign event page. The location will be revealed closer to that date, but supporters are encouraged to RSVP on his website. … [Read more...] about Democratic presidential candidates turn their attention to Colorado
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Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. -- Booker was one of the higher-profile senators to run for the Democratic nomination, but he couldn't find a break-out moment on the campaign trail or on the debate stage to attract attention to his campaign in the crowded field. Booker dropped out before the Iowa caucuses on Jan. 13. … [Read more...] about Who’s dropped out of the 2020 presidential race?
Consumers would respond by jumping to the public option. As the number of people in each private insurer's risk pool dwindled, they'd have to raise premiums further, to protect against the possibility of one catastrophic claim wiping them out. That would send yet more privately insured people into the embrace of the public option. … [Read more...] about Sally Pipes: Democratic presidential candidates would all end private health insurance eventually
"There's a lot to talk about with Michael Bloomberg," Biden said during an interview on "Meet The Press." "You all are going to start focusing on him like you have on me, which I'm not complaining, like you have on me the last six months. You're going to focus on him. His position on issues relating to the African American community, from stop and frisk to the way he talked about Obama." … [Read more...] about Democratic candidates zero in on Bloomberg as former mayor rises in the polls
A member of the audience accused Klobuchar of overzealous prosecution of minorities. Klobuchar disputed that, saying that black American incarceration rates had declined during her eight years as the lead prosecutor in Hennepin County. She did say, however, that if she could change one thing, it would be to avoid using grand juries to obtain indictments in cases involving police shootings. … [Read more...] about Democrats in Nevada Ask Candidates: How Will You Counter Trump on Economy?