FILE - In this March 12, 2020, file photo Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks about the coronavirus in Wilmington, Del. With the launch of his live-streamed web videos, weekly podcast and a new email newsletter, Joe Biden is building an online media presence since the coronavirus outbreak essentially froze traditional campaigning. less … [Read more...] about 5 things to know today – that aren’t about the virus
When will presidential candidates start campaigning
In one of the ad's clips, taken from a March 27 briefing at the White House, Trump describes the deadly coronavirus by saying, “You can call it a germ, you can call it a flu, you can call it a virus, you can call it many different names. I'm not sure anybody really knows what it is.” … [Read more...] about Democratic super PAC launches ad targeting Trump’s ‘alternative facts’ on coronavirus
Or take Greg Schultz, 52, from Farmington Hills, Michigan. When he first responded to The Daily Beast he said there were two reasons he’d never back Biden in the general: Neera Tanden (the head of the Democratic think tank Center for American Progress and a bête noire among Sanders supporters) and “the fact that Biden is a Republican.” He then wrote back moments later: “I obviously do not like Biden’s moderate (even republicanish) positions. The only way to break this cycle is to stop playing their game;” but, he conceded, “I probably responded to you in an angry state. Who knows what I will do in November right now.” … [Read more...] about They Said They Were Bernie or Bust. Then They Talked Themselves Into Biden.