2020 Democratic Presidential Primary Archives ⋆ MICHAELANTONIO MEDIA
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Eric Holder to Decide on 2020 Run in Next Few Weeks

Former Obama administration Attorney General Eric Holder announced Tuesday that he would decide on whether to enter the 2020 presidential race during the next few weeks. “I’m going to decide if I’m going to try to find that space within the next month or so,” Holder told reporters shortly after he spoke at a voting rights event at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. “I’m going to sit down with my family very soon and decide whether or not this is something we’re going to seek.” When pressed about what…

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Elizabeth Warren Returns to Native American Conference After Admitting ‘I’m Not a Person of Color’

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivered a surprise speech at the National Conference of American Indians on Tuesday, just days after apologizing to the Cherokee Nation for releasing her controversial DNA results showing distant Native American lineage. According to the Huffington Post, in her remarks, Warren urged Congress to tackle Native American issues such as suicide rates, addiction, and homelessness. The presidential contender also lauded fellow female lawmakers, including Reps. Deb Haaland (D-NM) and Sharice Davids (D-KS), who were the first-ever Native American women elected to Congress. “The agenda is enormous and…

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Cory Booker: Justin Fairfax Should Resign Amid Sex Assault Allegations

Presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) called on Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D-VA) to step down after a second accusation of sexual assault was leveled against him. “The multiple detailed allegations against the Lt. Gov. of Virginia are deeply troubling,” Booker wrote on Twitter Friday evening. “They are serious, credible, and corroborated by others. It is no longer appropriate for him to serve. He should resign.” The multiple detailed allegations against the Lt. Gov. of Virginia are deeply troubling. They are serious, credible, and corroborated by others. It is no longer…

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Cory Booker: Ralph Northam Must Resign After Arousing ‘Racist Violence’

Newly-announced presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) joined a chorus of 2020 White House hopefuls in calling on Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) to resign after a photo surfaced featuring him and another person in blackface and Klu Klux Klan attire. “These images arouse centuries of anger, anguish, and racist violence and they’ve eroded all confidence in Gov. Northam’s ability to lead,” Booker wrote on Twitter. “We should expect more from our elected officials. He should resign.”   These images arouse centuries of anger, anguish, and racist violence and they’ve eroded all…

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2020: Cory Booker Announces He’s Running for President

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) officially announced his candidacy for President of the United States on Friday, joining what is expected to be a crowded Democrat primary field. I’m running for president. Join me on this journey. https://t.co/fEDqOVIfwh pic.twitter.com/h1FTPUYRzo — Cory Booker (@CoryBooker) February 1, 2019 “I believe that we can build a country where no one is forgotten, no one is left behind; where parents can put food on the table; where there are good-paying jobs with good benefits in every neighborhood; where our criminal justice system keeps us safe, instead of shuffling…

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Axelrod: Kamala’s Oakland Base ‘Not a Natural Fit for the Heartland’

David Axelrod, who was former President Barack Obama’s top political adviser, warned on Monday that Sen. Kamala Harris’s (D-CA) Oakland values may not be a natural fit for the heartland. Axelrod lays out plenty of advantages Harris has heading into the 2020 election cycle, but he points out that Harris lacks the heartland connection that made Obama not only successful in the 2008 caucuses and primaries but also in two general elections. “Though born in Hawaii, Obama was rooted in the middle of the country. His home and political base…

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CNN’s Zeleny: Hillary Clinton Telling Friends She Has Not Closed the Door on 2020 Run

Sunday on CNN’s “Inside Politics,” senior White House correspondent Jeff Zeleny said former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is telling people she has not yet closed the door to running for president in 2020. Zeleny said, “Hillary Clinton is telling people that she’s not closing the doors to the idea of running in 2020.” He continued, “I’m told by three people that, as recently as this week, she was telling people that, look, given all this news from the indictments, particularly the Roger Stone indictment, she talked to several people, saying look, I’m…

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2020: Kamala Harris Announces She’s Running for President

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) on Monday officially announced her candidacy for president of the United States, joining what is shaping up to be crowded fray in the double digits. The first-term senator revealed she is jumping into the race during a sit-down interview with ABC’s Good Morning America, stating: “I am running for president of the United States, and I’m very excited about it.” “The American people deserve to have someone who is going to fight for them, who is going to see them, who will hear them, who will care…

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Biden Forgets Ann Coulter’s Name, Blames ‘Conservative Blonde Woman’ for Shutdown

In an interview with CNN Friday, former Vice President Joe Biden accused talk radio giant Rush Limbaugh and “the conservative blonde woman” — an apparent reference to New York Times best-selling author and conservative commentator Ann Coulter — of causing a partial shutdown of the federal government. “Republicans overwhelmingly voted to keep the government open. Then Rush Limbaugh and the conservative blonde woman says he’s losing his base, and so he’s changed his mind,” Biden, who is said to be mulling a White House run in 2020, said of President Trump’s pledge…

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Trump Mocks Elizabeth Warren: ‘Ask Her Psychiatrist’ if She Can Win White House

President Donald Trump took a shot at Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in a Monday interview with the Fox News Channel, saying one must “ask her psychiatrist” if the progressive lawmaker, still smarting from the fallout over her DNA test results, thinks she can defeat him in 2020. “Well, that I don’t know,” the president told host Pete Hegseth on Fox News’s All American New Year when asked if Warren thinks she can win the White House. “You’d have to ask her psychiatrist.” President Trump, who frequently hammers Warren for alleging Native American lineage, often referring to her as “Pocahontas,”…

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