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The Biden Apex

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks at a campaign event in Wilmington, Del., July 28, 2020. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) The Democratic nominee should enjoy this moment — because everything gets harder now.For Joe Biden, life is looking pretty sweet right now. After stumbling badly in the first three Democratic-primary contests, he mounted arguably the fastest and…

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Biden leads Trump in 5 of 6 battleground states: poll

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenRon Johnson signals some GOP senators concerned about his Obama-era probes On The Money: Pelosi, Mnuchin talk but make no progress on ending stalemate | Trump grabs ‘third rail’ of politics with payroll tax pause | Trump uses racist tropes to pitch fair housing repeal to ‘suburban housewife’ Biden…

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Biden And Harris Make First Remarks As Historic Democratic Ticket

Joe Biden and California Sen. Kamala Harris appeared together for the first time as a joint Democratic ticket Wednesday in Wilmington, Delaware, with a clear general election message: President Donald Trump is a purveyor of crisis. “America is crying out for leadership, yet we have a president who cares more about himself than the people…

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Biden, Harris slam Trump COVID-19 response in first joint public appearance

Aug. 12 (UPI) — Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris criticized the Trump administration’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic on Wednesday while pledging to deliver a “comprehensive” virus response if elected. Appearing in their first event together since Biden selected Harris as his running mate, the senator from California said the United…

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Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris to make Initial joint appearance as Democratic running mates

CLOSE Kamala Harris will make history as the first Black woman and first Asian American person to be on a major party’s presidential ticket. USA TODAYPresumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden made his first joint appearance Wednesday with running mate Sen. Kamala Harris, who treated the appearance more as a closing argument against President Donald Trump than…

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Biden selects Kamala Harris as his running mate

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party’s presidential ticket and acknowledging the vital role Black voters will play in his bid to defeat President Donald Trump. “I have the great honor…

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In CA: Biden chooses Harris, Advances in media and new COVID-19 amounts

CLOSEPlus: A court ruling on AB 5, new COVID-19 #s, school reopenings, a meteor shower and dolphins on the coastIs that a meteor shower or has Joe Biden just picked the first Black woman to ever be on a major party’s presidential ticket?Both! It’s Tuesday, Aug. 11, and I’m Maria Sestito, senior issues reporter at The Desert…

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Biden chooses Kamala Harris as vice presidential nominee

Posted August 11, 2020 at 4:27pm, Updated at 4:39pmSen. Kamala Harris will be the first Black woman to be a major party nominee for vice president, joining former Vice President Joe Biden on the 2020 Democratic ticket.The Democrat from Oakland, California, who was a contender for the presidential nomination herself, was among the favorites to…

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A Biden Administration Will Have to Confront Trump’s Corruption

If Biden wins the presidency, he’ll face strong pressure to move on in the name of national unity. He’ll have to resist. On July 21, The New York Times described a small but typical example of corruption in the Trump era. “The American ambassador to Britain, Robert Wood Johnson IV, told multiple colleagues in February…

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Democrat Joe Biden chooses U.S. Senator Kamala Harris for White House running mate

(Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Tuesday tapped Senator Kamala Harris as his choice for vice president, making her the first Black woman on a major party presidential ticket in U.S. history and providing him with a partner well suited to go on the attack against Republican President Donald Trump. With social unrest…