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Democrat Booker doubling down in Iowa after failing to make debate

12 Dec 2019

LOS ANGELES Cory Booker will try to keep his presidential hopes alive by doubling down on the early voting state of Iowa, despite failing to qualify for next week's Democratic debate, his campaign said on Thursday.

Bloomberg on his Democratic rivals - 'Trump will eat 'em up'

06 Dec 2019

LOS ANGELES Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg said on Friday that Donald Trump would easily defeat any of his Democratic White House rivals in next year's election, bluntly declaring: "Donald Trump would eat 'em up." | Video

Bloomberg says ending 'nationwide madness' of gun violence drives his White House bid

05 Dec 2019

AURORA, Colo. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said on Thursday he wants to become president to end "the nationwide madness" of U.S. gun violence, calling it evil and saying he would allow its victims to file lawsuits against gun manufacturers.

On Trump impeachment, divisions between urban and rural Democrats

26 Nov 2019

MT. AYR, Ia./WHARTON, N.J. First-term U.S. congresswoman Cynthia Axne, back home in her rural Iowa district for the Thanksgiving break, faced a room full of farmers on Saturday who made clear their opposition to the impeachment investigation of Republican President Donald Trump.

Democrat Warren accuses rival Bloomberg of trying to buy U.S. presidential election

26 Nov 2019

ANKENY, Iowa Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren blasted billionaire Michael Bloomberg on Monday for launching his nascent White House bid with a $37 million TV advertising blitz, accusing the former New York City mayor of trying to buy American democracy. | Video

Exclusive: Economist who backed Warren healthcare plan has doubts about her wealth tax

08 Nov 2019

LOS ANGELES A leading economist who vouched for Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren's healthcare reform plan told Reuters on Thursday he doubts its staggering cost can be fully covered alongside her other government programs.

U.S. Democratic contender Warren vows to halve veterans' suicide rate in four years

05 Nov 2019

Democratic U.S. presidential contender Elizabeth Warren vowed on Tuesday to cut the suicide rate for veterans in half within four years, as part of a plan she unveiled to help service members and their families.

U.S. Democratic contender Warren vows to halve veterans' suicide rate in four years

05 Nov 2019

Nov 5 Democratic U.S. presidential contender Elizabeth Warren vowed on Tuesday to cut the suicide rate for veterans in half within four years, as part of a plan she unveiled to help service members and their families.

Trump campaign's strategy to attack Democrat Warren: Define her as dishonest

04 Nov 2019

President Donald Trump's campaign team has been developing a plan to portray White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren as dishonest and untrustworthy - based in part on her past claim of Native American ancestry - in a sign of recognition that she may become the Democratic nominee to face him in 2020.

Democrat O'Rourke drops out of 2020 presidential race

02 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Democrat Beto O'Rourke dropped out of the crowded 2020 U.S. presidential race on Friday, saying it had become clear his campaign did not have the resources to continue to seek his party's nomination. | Video

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