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The NAACP Paid $100,000 To A Woman Who Accused Him Of Sexual Harassment. Now He's Likely Headed To Congress.

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 18:00:36 -0500

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House Democrats say they can't do anything about the years-old allegation against Kweisi Mfume.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/addybaird/kweisi-mfume-naacp-sexual-harassment-allegation-congress

Black And Brown New Yorkers Who Lived Under Mayor Bloomberg Are Urging Voters To Reject Him

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 15:44:29 -0500

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"He had trouble personalizing the impacts of his policies — I guess that’s just his business way," New York City’s public advocate said of Bloomberg.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryancbrooks/michael-bloomberg-2020-super-tuesday-mayor-race

The Guy Behind “Homeless Hotspots” Now Works For The Bloomberg Campaign

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 19:33:42 -0500

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In 2012, he turned people who were homeless into Wi-Fi hotspots. Now he's trying to make Michael Bloomberg president.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katienotopoulos/the-guy-behind-homeless-hotspots-now-works-for-the

The Supreme Court Will Consider Whether Adoption Agencies That Get Tax Money Can Turn Away Same-Sex Couples

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 15:44:32 -0500

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A Catholic child welfare organization in Philadelphia wants to turn away same-sex parents while relying on public funding.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/dominicholden/supreme-court-same-sex-adoption-case-pennsylvania

Bernie Sanders Would Actually Have Some Exceptions To His Deportation Moratorium

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:31:52 -0500

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Sanders’ campaign manager said Thursday that violent criminals would still be deported under the candidate’s plan for a moratorium.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/bernie-sanders-deportation-moratorium

Joe Biden’s Betting On Voters Of Color To Win. In Nevada, He Still Lost.

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 19:39:59 -0500

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In the most diverse state to vote yet, Biden performed better than in previous contests but still far behind Sen. Bernie Sanders.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/joe-biden-nevada-caucuses-results-latino-south-carolina

Pete Buttigieg Condemned Bernie Sanders And His Movement After Losing The Nevada Caucuses

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:41:45 -0500

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Sanders, Buttigieg said in defeat in Nevada, leads an "inflexible ideological revolution that leaves out most Democrats."


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/pete-buttigieg-condemned-bernie-sanders-and-his-movement

Bernie Sanders Won Nevada. In 10 Days, He Could Make It Very Hard For Anyone To Catch Up.

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:22:46 -0500

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The Democratic primary now enters a stretch heading into Super Tuesday that could see Sanders build a formidable lead for the nomination.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/bernie-sanders-nevada-caucus-result-democratic-primary

Live Results: Nevada Democratic Caucuses

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:23:54 -0500

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Here are the results for the Nevada Democratic caucuses.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/buzzfeednews/live-results-nevada-democratic-caucuses

Members Of Nevada's Largest Union Defied Their Leadership To Support Bernie Sanders

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 16:21:03 -0500

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Some of the rank-and-file members of the Culinary Workers Union backed Sanders in the caucus, despite the union leaders’ opposition to Medicare for All.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/bernie-sanders-nevada-caucus-culinary-union

Joe Biden’s Campaign Reversed And Said He's Supporting A Moratorium On Deportations

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 15:59:26 -0500

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The idea that Biden would halt deportations spread among immigrant advocates this week, was initially denied by the campaign, and then later affirmed.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/joe-biden-nevada-caucus-2020-deportations

The FBI Arrested A Man For Allegedly Hacking Former Rep. Katie Hill's Opponent To Help Her Win

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 21:48:59 -0500

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The FBI arrested Arthur Dam, whose wife worked for Hill's campaign, accusing him of coordinating cyberattacks against her Democratic rival, Bryan Caforio.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/addybaird/katie-hill-staff-hack-election-2018-arrest-fbi

The Political Fundraising Model Is Breaking Down. The Success Of Bernie Sanders And Mike Bloomberg Are The Clearest Sign.

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 22:46:59 -0500

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The fundraising model that powered politics between 2000 and 2016 is breaking down — and so is institutional party power.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katherinemiller/bernie-sanders-michael-bloomberg-fundraising-2020

This Democrat Tried To Oust A Republican From Congress. She Blames Michael Bloomberg For Her Loss.

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:52:42 -0500

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“Had we not had Mike Bloomberg fundraising for ... the other side, we very well might have taken that seat.”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kadiagoba/mike-bloomberg-republican-donations-liuba-grechen-shirley

Some Committees Have Waited “Many Months” For The Treasury Department To Produce Records They’ve Requested

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 23:21:09 -0500

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An official said the department has “provided approximately 60,000 pages of FinCEN records” to two committees since Trump took office.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/emmaloop/treasury-sars-request-response-congress-trump

Elizabeth Warren Has Reversed On Super PAC Support: "That’s How It Has To Be"

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 18:26:01 -0500

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Warren, who has campaigned against money's influence in politics, said the day after her debate she would not disavow a super PAC supporting her.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/elizabeth-warren-super-pac-2020-campaign

Trump’s Close Ally Roger Stone Was Sentenced To 40 Months In Prison

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 20:45:37 -0500

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Stone is the most recent member of Trump’s inner circle to be convicted.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/dominicholden/roger-stone-sentence-prison-trump-wikileaks-assange

Nevada Is The First Diverse State To Vote In 2020. Democrats Barely Discussed Immigration In The Debate There.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:04:17 -0500

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“It’s a disservice to immigrants and to immigrant families,” an immigrant advocate said after the debate.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/nevada-caucus-democratic-debate-latino-immigration

Elizabeth Warren Put Herself At The Center Of The Primary Again In Wednesday’s Debate

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:11:46 -0500

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Elizabeth Warren had a plan to go on the attack — and she dominated the debate. But it might be too late to reignite her campaign in Nevada.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/elizabeth-warren-democratic-debate-nevada-2020

Amy Klobuchar And Pete Buttigieg Are On Each Other’s Nerves. It Showed At Wednesday’s Debate.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:51:26 -0500

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“I wish everyone was as perfect as you, Pete,” Klobuchar snarked at one point.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/amy-klobuchar-pete-buttigieg-democratic-debate-2020-nevada

Michael Bloomberg Had To Face The Other Candidates For The First Time. It Didn’t Go Very Well.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:23:58 -0500

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This is the problem with keeping the candidate himself at a remove from the fray. It turns out the fray is pretty tough.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/michael-bloomberg-democratic-debate-nevada-2020

Bloomberg Fans Were Disappointed By The Debate But Still Think He Could Beat Trump

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:05:02 -0500

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“If we have to have a battle of the billionaires, I’m picking Mike Bloomberg 100%.”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/carolinehaskins1/bloombergs-supporters-debate-disappointed

Warren And Biden Challenged Bloomberg To Release Women From Sexual Harassment NDAs During The Debate. He Refused.

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 11:25:48 -0500

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“None of them accuse me of doing anything other than maybe they didn’t like a joke I told,” Bloomberg said.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/michael-bloomberg-nda-warren-democratic-debate

A Former Cambridge Analytica Employee Was Thrown Out Of Facebook’s New York Office

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 22:49:32 -0500

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“My host said to me, ‘I don’t know what you’ve done in your private life, but you’re not allowed into this building.’”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/josephbernstein/a-former-cambridge-analytica-employee-was-thrown-out-of

Here's How Many Delegates Each Democratic Candidate Has

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:09:26 -0500

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Traditionally, when a candidate wins the majority of delegates — 1,991 — they secure the party’s nomination. We're tracking them here.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/buzzfeednews/how-many-delegates-does-each-democratic-candidate-have

The Unchanged Elizabeth Warren

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 00:48:22 -0500

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Elizabeth Warren's dealing with one of the nebulous, mysterious things in politics — the idea of momentum — even as she's stayed consistent.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katherinemiller/elizabeth-warren-momentum-nevada

Here’s What You Can Expect When Michael Bloomberg Finally Faces Other Candidates On The Debate Stage

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 02:08:00 -0500

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The Democratic presidential debate on NBC from Nevada Wednesday is set to be a Bloomberg pile-on. "He will exceed low expectations," a former opponent said.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mattberman/michael-bloomberg-democratic-debate-2020-nevada

Why Elizabeth Warren Got Dropped From A Poll Question About General Election Matchups

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 19:53:43 -0500

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Peter Hart, whose firm conducted the poll, told BuzzFeed News that the poll had “space and time” for just five candidate matchups.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/elizabeth-warren-poll

Mike Bloomberg Once Again Called Transgender People “It” And “Some Guy Wearing A Dress”

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:25:47 -0500

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Bloomberg suggested transgender rights would sink Democratic campaigns in comments recorded last year in New York. He’s tried to distance himself from similar comments he made in 2016.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/dominicholden/michael-bloomberg-2020-transgender-comments-video

Trump Has Commuted The Sentence Of Former Illinois Governor (And “Apprentice” Contestant) Rod Blagojevich

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 01:32:26 -0500

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On Tuesday, Trump called the former governor's 14-year sentence "ridiculous."


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nancyvu/trump-rod-blagojevich-mike-milken-bernard-kerik

Al Gore’s New Campaign To Save The Planet Is Focused On Getting Donald Trump Out Of Office

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 19:14:58 -0500

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“For those of us concerned about the future of the Earth’s climate and balance, this election is extremely important,” Gore said.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/zahrahirji/al-gore-climate-voter-registration-2020

Michael Bloomberg’s Campaign Is Huge. That’s The Point.

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:08:31 -0500

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The sheer gigantism of the former New York City mayor’s 2020 campaign is persuading Democrats to trust his operation.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/michael-bloomberg-campaign-2020-democratic-primary

A Nigerian Man Is Actually Behind That Pro–Pete Buttigieg Twitter Account

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 18:46:54 -0500

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The man who runs the account confirmed to BuzzFeed News that he is its genuine owner and a supporter of the South Bend mayor’s candidacy.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/janelytvynenko/pete-buttigieg-campaign-sockpuppet-nigerian

Instagram Influencer Marketing Is Already A Nightmare. Political Ads Will Make It A Shitshow.

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 22:58:37 -0500

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It’s already impossible for users to tell what’s #sponsored or not on Instagram.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katienotopoulos/instagram-influencer-marketing-is-already-a-nightmare

Mike Bloomberg’s Sponcon Memelords Won’t Be Subject To Facebook’s Political Ad Regulations

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 20:25:35 -0500

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The announcement comes two days after dozens of meme accounts promoted Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg’s campaign.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryanhatesthis/mike-bloombergs-sponcon-memelords-wont-be-subject-to

Nevada's Influential Culinary Workers Union Isn't Endorsing A Candidate

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:24:44 -0500

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Joe Biden — and other more moderate candidates — had been hoping for an endorsement. But leaders said they are still focused on health care, after criticizing Bernie Sanders' proposals.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/culinary-union-endorses-nobody-nevada-caucus

The Senate Voted To Block Trump From Attacking Iran

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 23:17:03 -0500

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The vote would force Trump to seek congressional approval before launching new attacks at Iran, but the president is expected to veto the resolution.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/paulmcleod/trump-iran-strike-senate-war-powers-vote

Pete Buttigieg Is Winning. But Does He Have A Phase 5?

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 16:33:21 -0500

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The former mayor has had a stunning start to the Democratic primary. But he now has serious issues to deal with, starting with money.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/pete-buttigieg-democratic-primary-2020-iowa-new-hampshire

Top Black Democrats Have Urged Tom Perez To Restore Confidence In The DNC

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 15:45:12 -0500

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“You bear some responsibility for what happened in Iowa and for the consequences,” the officials wrote to Perez.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/dnc-tom-perez-iowa-caucus-cbc

Elizabeth Warren Stumbled In New Hampshire’s Primary. She Still Did Selfies.

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 14:58:49 -0500

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Warren’s campaign has been mostly static as she’s slipped in the first two states. After losing in New Hampshire, she made a more explicit call for party unity.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/elizabeth-warren-new-hampshire-primary-result-2020

Joe Biden's New Hampshire Party Was... Well, Look For Yourself

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 14:41:49 -0500

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"We'll be back, New Hampshire,” Joe Biden said from South Carolina. “We'll be back in the general.”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/joe-biden-new-hampshire-primary-result-2020

Bernie Sanders Won The New Hampshire Primary In A Show Of Staying Power For His Movement

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 15:18:32 -0500

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A narrow victory. Boos for “Wall Street Pete.” The Vermont senator hangs on to win in a fractured, rapidly changing field.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/bernie-sanders-wins-new-hampshire-primary-2020

Andrew Yang’s Supporters Are Still Going Strong Despite The End Of His 2020 Bid

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 00:50:59 -0500

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“THIS IS A MOVEMENT!” a supporter in New Hampshire shouted as Yang dropped out.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryancbrooks/andrew-yang-end-2020-campaign-yang-gang

Andrew Yang Is Dropping Out. He Thinks His Campaign Has Two Big Legacies.

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 19:33:24 -0500

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“This campaign demonstrated that the institutional gateways are not what they once were,” Yang said in an interview on Tuesday.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/andrew-yang-drops-out-ends-presidential-campaign

Four Prosecutors Quit Hours After The Trump Administration Tried To Lighten A Prison Sentence For The President’s Friend

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 00:59:36 -0500

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Roger Stone could be facing several years in prison after being convicted of seven federal crimes.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/dominicholden/roger-stone-trump-sentencing-prosecutors-resign-doj

Sen. Ron Wyden Is Demanding A Wide Range Of Ukraine Documents In Response To Republicans' Biden Investigation

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 19:12:06 -0500

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The letter from Sen. Ron Wyden follows requests from Senate Republicans for documents on Joe Biden and his son.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/emmaloop/ron-wyden-state-department-ukraine-bidens-documents

Youth Organizers For Bernie Sanders Are Feeling Anxious About Pete Buttigieg’s Gains In The Polls

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 21:03:49 -0500

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“We hear people all the time saying they’ll vote for whoever they think is leading in the polls, and that’s concerning.”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryancbrooks/sunrise-movement-bernie-sanders-pete-buttigieg-new-hampshire

Ayanna Pressley Said The Squad's "Sisterhood" Transcends Presidential Politics

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 19:54:13 -0500

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Pressley split with fellow Squad members in endorsing Elizabeth Warren for president, but they continue to “encourage and support” each other, she told BuzzFeed News’ AM to DM.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/sarahmimms/ayanna-pressley-elizabeth-warren-new-hampshire-squad

Live Results: New Hampshire Democratic Primary

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 15:22:28 -0500

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Here are the results for the New Hampshire Democratic primary, where performing well is an important signal of strength for candidates hoping to continue their campaigns.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/buzzfeednews/live-results-new-hampshire-democratic-primary

Republicans Think President Trump Had Every Right To Fire Government Officials Who Testified Against Him

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 18:14:04 -0500

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“People were supposed to have loyalty. Obviously they didn’t,” one Senate Republican said.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kadiagoba/republicans-trump-justified-firing-vindman-sondland

Tulsi Gabbard Hopes Libertarian-Minded New Hampshire Will Save Her Presidential Run

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 17:51:13 -0500

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Gabbard has faded in the Democratic primary, but she has real appeal in libertarian-minded New Hampshire.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/tulsi-gabbard-new-hampshire-primary-2020-democrat

Joe Biden Is Preparing For The Worst In New Hampshire

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 21:55:58 -0500

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Circumstances have forced Biden to reconcile out loud with the reality: This could be the end.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/joe-biden-new-hampshire-primary-2020

The Democratic Primary Is A Mess. Michael Bloomberg Is Taking Advantage.

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 16:52:50 -0500

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"There’s still 46 states to hear from, and that’s where I’m gonna compete," Bloomberg told BuzzFeed News.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/michael-bloomberg-2020-democratic-primary-biden

How You Know Pete Buttigieg Is A Frontrunner: His Rivals Kept Targeting Him In Friday’s Debate

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 19:42:38 -0500

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After closing out at the top in Iowa and looking competitive in New Hampshire, Buttigieg finally was treated as a candidate to beat by his rivals.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/democratic-debate-pete-buttigieg-new-hampshire

Joe Biden Was Combative On Friday's Debate Stage After His Fail In Iowa

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 19:30:33 -0500

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“I was there,” Biden said in the New Hampshire debate. “I was involved in that.”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/democratic-debate-joe-biden-new-hampshire-2020

Alexander Vindman, A Key Witness Against Trump In The Impeachment Inquiry, Has Been Removed From His White House Job

Sat, 08 Feb 2020 00:50:03 -0500

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Gordon Sondland, Ambassador to the European Union and a key witness in the impeachment inquiry, was also removed from his post just two days after Trump was acquitted by the Senate.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/paulmcleod/alexander-vindman-white-house-removal-impeachment

A Russian Propagandist Ran An Ad In The Washington Post — And Then Ran Victory Laps In Russian Media

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 21:59:27 -0500

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When Alexander Malkevich wanted to free two Russians being held in Libya, he turned to an unlikely place — the American media.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/deansterlingjones/a-russian-propagandist-ran-an-ad-in-the-washington-post-and

Bernie Sanders Says He Won Iowa Based On The Raw Votes

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 20:27:40 -0500

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Pete Buttigieg has also claimed victory this week. Multiple results and nightmarish delays have left the party without an official winner.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katherinemiller/bernie-sanders-says-he-won-iowa

Here’s What’s Happening In Republicans’ Biden Ukraine Investigation

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 21:44:07 -0500

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Three committee chairs are expecting thousands of pages of records from government agencies, and nongovernment witnesses have agreed to cooperate.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/emmaloop/republicans-biden-ukraine-investigation

Trump May Have Been Acquitted, But The House’s Vote To Impeach Him “Will Last Forever,” Democrat Says

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 17:11:57 -0500

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“I do believe it would be a mistake for him to think that he can now simply disregard all the laws we have in this country,” Rep. Al Green, the first Democrat to call for impeachment, said Wednesday.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kadiagoba/al-green-trump-impeachment-vote-house-democrats

Romney’s Vote To Remove Trump From Office Sparked Rumors About The “White Horse Prophecy"

Sat, 08 Feb 2020 17:09:19 -0500

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“White Horse Prophecy, resurrected! (btw, there is no such thing as the white horse prophecy)”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryanhatesthis/romneys-vote-to-remove-trump-from-office-sparked-rumors

Donald Trump Has Been Acquitted Of Both Articles Of Impeachment

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 00:49:06 -0500

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Trump will remain in office after the Senate voted to clear him of the charges that have dogged his presidency for months.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/paulmcleod/donald-trump-acquitted-impeachment-trial-senate-vote

Bernie Sanders’ Iowa Surge Is Settling Into A Surreal Anticlimax

Sat, 08 Feb 2020 19:15:35 -0500

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The Iowa caucus results are slowly coming in, and Sanders' exact finish is still uncertain.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/bernie-sanders-iowa-caucus-results

The Senate Is Voting On Whether To Remove Trump From Office This Afternoon

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 21:47:39 -0500

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Senators voted to acquit Trump and end the impeachment trial around 4:30 p.m., despite Republican Sen. Mitt Romney joining Democrats to remove the president.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/addybaird/trump-impeachment-trial-final-vote-live-stream

Mitt Romney Will Vote To Remove Donald Trump From Office

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 23:09:54 -0500

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Romney is the only Republican to announce he'll vote to convict Trump in the impeachment trial. The president is still very likely to be acquitted this afternoon.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/addybaird/mitt-romney-will-vote-to-remove-trump-impeachment

Joe Biden Argued He’s The One Who Can Win. What Happens After He Blew It In Iowa?

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 19:20:01 -0500

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"I’m not going to sugarcoat it: We took a gut punch in Iowa," Biden said in New Hampshire.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/joe-biden-iowa-caucus-results-new-hampshire

Evangelical Christians Also Wanted To Get Rid Of The US Ambassador To Ukraine

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 18:17:38 -0500

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BuzzFeed News has seen a letter passed to Mike Pompeo from an evangelical US pastor and dozens of Ukrainian Christian groups demanding then-ambassador Marie Yovanovitch be fired for supporting LGBTQ rights.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/christopherm51/marie-yovanovitch-ukraine-mike-pompeo-dale-armstrong

President Trump Delivered His State Of The Union Address With No Mention Of Impeachment

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 03:58:52 -0500

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Trump’s speech came a day before the Senate votes on whether or not to remove him from office in the impeachment trial. Republicans are expected to acquit him.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kadiagoba/trump-state-of-the-union-live-stream-time-impeachment

One Set Of Iowa Caucuses Did Go To Plan This Week — For Donald Trump

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 01:56:55 -0500

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The strategy seems to be less about literal winning than, as is often the case in Trump world, the energy and appearance of winning. The other (also weird) caucus.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/miriamelder/iowa-republican-caucus-bill-weld-joe-walsh-trump

Iowa Democrats Have Now Reported 100% Of Results — But There's Still No Official Winner

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 20:46:51 -0500

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On Thursday, the DNC called for a "recanvass" of the results in Iowa after what look to be errors in the data were found this week.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mattberman/iowa-caucus-results-2020-problem

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez And Ayanna Pressley Will Boycott Trump's State Of The Union

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 22:46:00 -0500

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The two members of “the Squad” said they couldn’t legitimize a president who obstructed Congress in the impeachment investigation.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kadiagoba/ocasio-cortez-pressley-boycott-trump-state-union-speech

Pete Buttigieg Declared Victory In Iowa, But He’s Not Talking About It In New Hampshire

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 18:44:42 -0500

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A confusing nonresult in Iowa has led to confusion in New Hampshire.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/pete-buttigieg-iowa-caucus-result-new-hampshire

Iowa Democrats Plan To Release The “Majority” Of Caucus Results This Afternoon

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 20:26:02 -0500

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"We want to get some results out there, and so we will be doing that at 4 p.m. [CT] today," the party chair said.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/iowa-caucus-results-delay-2020

Without Iowa Results, Everybody’s Onstage And A Winner On Caucus Night

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 15:30:27 -0500

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Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg, Elizabeth Warren, Amy Klobuchar, and Joe Biden all spoke on live TV in glowing terms — without any results.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/iowa-caucus-results-victory-speeches

The Iowa Caucus Results Are Still Delayed And Campaigns Are Angry

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 16:09:42 -0500

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“This is an unbelievable explanation.”


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/iowa-caucus-results-delay

As Trump Expands His Travel Ban, Amazon, Apple And Google Are Silent

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 04:45:39 -0500

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In January 2017, when the Trump administration first unveiled a travel ban targeting seven majority Muslim countries, the tech industry took up arms. This time around there's mainly been silence.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryanmac/trump-travel-ban-apple-amazon-google-tech-silent

Live Results: Iowa Caucuses 2020

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:01:52 -0500

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Results from the Iowa caucuses


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/buzzfeednews/iowa-caucuses-2020-live-results

Trump World Is Crashing The Iowa Caucus And Can't Stop Talking About Bernie Sanders

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 01:55:05 -0500

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“If you pick one candidate right now, the passion of Bernie followers is concerning,” a Republican member of Congress said in Iowa.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/miriamelder/bernie-trump-iowa-caucus-2020

Biden Vs. Sanders: How One Latino Family In Iowa Is Thinking About Tonight’s Democratic Caucus

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 01:08:00 -0500

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In Marshalltown, Iowa — a town that went for Trump in 2016 — one large and politically engaged family is motivated by one thing: beating Donald Trump.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/iowa-caucus-latino-voters-biden-sanders-trump

Mueller Memos Part 5: Hundreds Of Pages Of FBI Witness Interviews Declassified

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 22:05:52 -0500

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BuzzFeed News sued the US government under the Freedom of Information Act for the right to see all the work that Robert Mueller’s team kept secret. Today we are publishing the fifth installment of the FBI’s summaries of interviews with witnesses.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/jasonleopold/mueller-report-secret-memos-part-5

This Iowa Poll Was Never Published. It’s Still Influencing What You Read.

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 03:59:11 -0500

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“You can’t help it affecting how you’re thinking,” one reporter said of the spiked Des Moines Register poll.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/bensmith/iowa-caucus-poll-des-moines-register-selzer

Democrats And Trump’s Lawyers Made Their Final Arguments In The Impeachment Trial

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 02:39:25 -0500

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Following closing arguments, the Senate will take Tuesday off ahead of a vote on whether to remove Trump from office on Wednesday afternoon.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/sarahmimms/watch-iive-impeachment-final-arguments

He Might Win Iowa. But Don’t Ask Bernie Sanders How He’s Feeling.

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 17:35:09 -0500

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Bernie Sanders could be on the verge of a remarkable personal and professional vindication. Is he feeling it? "Sure."


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rubycramer/bernie-sanders-iowa-caucus-2020

Who Is The Yang Gang’s Second Choice? His Diehard Supporters Aren’t Sure They Have One.

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 01:12:38 -0500

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The Iowa caucus system allows supporters to pick a second choice if their candidate doesn’t clear a 15% viability threshold. "There’s a big potential for us not to move anywhere,” said one Yang supporter.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryancbrooks/andrew-yang-gang-second-choice

Michael Moore’s Speeches In Iowa Are A Lot To Take In

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 19:11:09 -0500

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You almost wouldn’t believe the different vibes of a Michael Moore speech followed by an Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speech.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katherinemiller/bernie-sanders-2020-iowa-michael-moore

A Key Iowa Democrat Hasn’t Endorsed Anyone For President Yet

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 17:54:03 -0500

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Deidre DeJear, the former state chair for Kamala Harris’s presidential campaign, says she plans on making a decision before the caucuses Monday.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/darrensands/deirdre-dejear-no-endorsement-yet-iowa-caucus

Iowa’s Oldest Chinese Restaurant Is Now The Weirdest Fusion Pizza Place You’ll Visit

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 22:59:15 -0500

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King Ying Low was one of America’s oldest Chinese restaurants when it closed in 2008. Its history is a story of perseverance and survival in the face of contempt and persecution.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/aaronc13/king-ying-low-fongs-pizza-des-moines

Amy Klobuchar Is Promising Iowa Voters Electability — But Has Almost No Black Support

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 16:58:02 -0500

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Pete Buttigieg’s campaign has struggled with black voters for months. But Klobuchar’s problems are just as pronounced.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mollyhensleyclancy/amy-klobuchar-iowa-pete-buttigieg-black-voters-2020

John Kerry, Who Lost To Bush, Makes The Electability Argument For Joe Biden

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 16:42:17 -0500

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"They’re swiftboating him," Kerry said. "It’s exactly what’s going on. There’s no foundation."


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katherinemiller/joe-biden-iowa-john-kerry

Senate Republicans Have Blocked Witnesses From Appearing In Trump’s Impeachment Trial

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 23:43:40 -0500

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The move allows for Republicans to bring the trial to a close in the coming days.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/paulmcleod/trump-impeachment-trial-republicans-block-witnesses

Republicans Now Say Trump Did What He Was Accused Of — They Just Don’t Care

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 23:04:42 -0500

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"Just because actions meet a standard of impeachment does not mean it is in the best interest of the country to remove a President from office."


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/addybaird/trump-impeachment-trial-republicans-ukraine-fine-aquit

Joe Biden’s Campaign Gave Supporters A Long List Of Hunter Biden Talking Points

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 00:20:17 -0500

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The talking points, obtained by BuzzFeed News, also include answers to questions about Bernie Sanders and Michael Bloomberg.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/joe-biden-son-ukraine-2020-president-donald-trump

Pete Buttigieg Wants To Win Iowa By Winning Republicans

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 16:12:01 -0500

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Buttigieg has a new case against Bernie Sanders, a desire to win over evangelicals, and dozens of “future former Republicans” trying to help him win the Iowa caucuses.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/henrygomez/pete-buttigieg-2020-polls-iowa-republicans

Senators Are Likely To Vote To Acquit Trump On Wednesday After Voting Against Calling Witnesses

Sat, 01 Feb 2020 01:09:58 -0500

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Senators will vote Wednesday on whether to remove Trump from office, a day after his State of the Union address.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/kadiagoba/live-stream-trump-impeachment-trial-witnesses-day-11

John Delaney Is Dropping Out Of The 2020 Presidential Race

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 17:48:22 -0500

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The Maryland member of Congress announced his decision Friday.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/katherinemiller/john-delaney-ends-campaign

Democrats Are Unlikely To Get Witnesses In Trump's Impeachment Trial After Two Key Republicans Split On The Issue

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 18:52:02 -0500

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Republican Sen. Susan Collins briefly gave Democrats hope, saying she'll vote for witnesses. But then another Republican, Sen. Lamar Alexander, announced he'll vote no.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/addybaird/republican-trump-impeachment-trial-witnesses-susan-collins

The Spanish Language Version Of Pete Buttigieg’s Website Is Mostly In English

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 18:02:58 -0500

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"The simple answer is that we are in the middle of translating the rest of our policy plans into Spanish, but haven't completed that task," Buttigieg's campaign said.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nidhiprakash/pete-buttigieg-2020-iowa-spanish

Here's The Most Important Evidence From The Trump Impeachment Trial

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 21:03:40 -0500

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As senators gear up to vote on whether Trump should be removed from office, here are the major facts and arguments they're considering.


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Link : https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/salvadorhernandez/impeachment-trial-trump-evidence-summary