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Jay Inslee makes it official: He’s running for Governor of Washington State in 2020

Excerpt: The two-term Governor will attempt to become the first chief executive since Dan Evans in 1972 to earn a third term from Washington voters.
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Why it makes sense that Jay Inslee will likely seek a third term as Governor of Washington

Excerpt: Governor Jay Inslee's first term was -- legislatively speaking -- sabotaged by the treachery of Rodney Tom. Inslee could regain lost opportunities to sign progressive bills into law with a third term.
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Washington Governor Jay Inslee ends his candidacy for President of the United States

Excerpt: In an appearance on MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show, Washington State's chief executive announced that he has decided to withdraw from the 2020 field, having concluded that his candidacy was not gaining traction.
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Elizabeth Warren’s campaign is coming to Cascadia; will hold 08/25 Seattle town hall

Excerpt: Want to engage with one of the leading Democratic candidates for President of the United States? Here's your chance!
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Former Governor John Hickenlooper ends his stalled presidential campaign

Excerpt: The neoliberal former governor of Colorado has thrown in the towel, recognizing that his candidacy wasn't going anywhere.
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Georgia’s Stacey Abrams is (definitely) not running for President of the United States

Excerpt: The former Georgia gubernatorial candidate has decided instead to join Florida's Andrew Gillum in becoming a champion for voting rights and access to the ballot.
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How did each candidate fare in night one of the Democratic debate in Detroit?

Excerpt: NPI's Presidential Electoral Analyst recaps the first night of the second 2020 debate, assessing each candidate's performance.
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We’re watching the second night of the second 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the debate as it progresses, which will take place over the course of two nights in Detroit, Michigan.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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We’re watching the first night of the second 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the debate as it progresses, which will take place over the course of two nights in Detroit, Michigan.
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Meet the 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls: Elizabeth Warren

Excerpt: Get to know the senior United States Senator from Massachusetts in this installment of our recurring series.
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What might we see at the second round of Democratic debates in Detroit, Michigan?

Excerpt: Twenty Democratic candidates will be on stage in Detroit for two nights of back-to-back debates. NPI's Presidential Electoral Analyst breaks down some of the dynamics we may see.
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July Democratic presidential debate lineup set; Montana’s Steve Bullock makes the cut

Excerpt: Who will be onstage for the second Democratic debates this month? The answer: Everyone who participated in the first round, minus Eric Swalwell. Montana's Steve Bullock will take his place.
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Joe Biden tries to revitalize his presidential campaign with foreign policy speech

Excerpt: The former vice president rejected the Trump regime’s attempts at dealmaking and isolationism.
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We’re watching the second night of the first 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the debate as it progresses, which will take place over the course of two nights in Miami, Florida.
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