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Iowa 2020 Democratic presidential debate recap: How did the six candidates fare?

Excerpt: The debate was the last before Democratic voters caucus in Iowa, and the candidates appearing onstage in Des Moines were determined to showcase their electability.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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We’re watching the seventh 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the final debate before the Iowa Democratic caucuses on February 3rd as it progresses.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Elections, Live Coverage
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Cory Booker abandons his presidential bid

Excerpt: The New Jersey senator struggled to stand out in a crowded field, hampered by lack of support and interest from Democratic voters.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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Donald Trump’s looming impeachment trial could shift the balance in Iowa

Excerpt: Senators will be forced to stay in Washington D.C. as other candidates enter the final sprint for votes in the Hawkeye State.
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Washingtonians will have thirteen Democratic candidates to choose from in March’s primary

Excerpt: Fifteen candidates filed paperwork to be included on Washington state's ballot, two of whom subsequently dropped out.
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Julián Castro is no longer seeking the Democratic nomination for President

Excerpt: Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro is exiting the Democratic presidential sweepstakes after failing to gain traction.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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We’re watching the sixth 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the sixth 2020 Democratic presidential debate, which is taking place in Los Angeles over the course of two and a half hours.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Kamala Harris exits contest for 2020 Democratic presidential nomination

Excerpt: The California senator is out of the running for the Democratic Party's nomination to be the next President of the United States.
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Steve Bullock ends his presidential bid

Excerpt: Steve Bullock has left the Democratic presidential field. Might he now run for the United States Senate against Steve Daines?
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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Michael Bloomberg is trying to buy the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination

Excerpt: The well known billionaire and former Mayor of New York has poured millions of dollars of his own money into buying television ads, shunning retail politics.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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We’re watching the fifth 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the fifth 2020 Democratic presidential debate, which is taking place in Atlanta, Georgia, over the course of two hours.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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What to watch for in the November 2019 Democratic presidential candidates’ debate

Excerpt: A lot has changed since the last debate in October; how will the ten top Democratic candidates make the most of their opportunity to discuss the issues with each other?
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Deval Patrick enters 2020 Democratic presidential sweepstakes at the eleventh hour

Excerpt: Massachusetts' first African-American governor hopes to win over voters in the early states and black voters in the South.
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Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is poised to seek the Democratic presidential nomination

Excerpt: The former Mayor of New York and media mogul has sent staff to Alabama to gather signatures for a presidential run.
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