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We’re watching the fourth 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Join us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the fourth 2020 Democratic presidential debate, which is taking place in Westerville, Ohio, over the course of three hours.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Watch the fourth 2020 Democratic presidential primary debate tonight!

Excerpt: Twelve Democratic candidates will face each other in Ohio tonight, three weeks after Nancy Pelosi announced an impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
Categories:Elections, Live Coverage, Media & Culture, Party Politics
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As impeachment coverage takes over the news, can Democratic candidates benefit?

Excerpt: Donald Trump's looming impeachment. It's all CNN, MSNBC, and other media outlets can seemingly talk about these days. Can the 2020 Democratic presidential contenders adapt?
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign fires top organizer for inappropriate behavior

Excerpt: Rich McDaniel’s departure from the Warren campaign is one of the strongest examples yet of the changes that the #MeToo movement (which began in 2017) has brought to political campaigning.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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How did the leading Democratic presidential candidates fare in the third 2020 debate?

Excerpt: NPI's Presidential Electoral Analyst takes a look at Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, and Bernie Sanders' performances in the Houston debate.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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We’re watching the third 2020 Democratic presidential debate. Follow along with us!

Excerpt: NPI staff are watching and sharing impressions of the third 2020 Democratic presidential debate, which is taking place in Houston, Texas, over the course of three hours.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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One night only! Lineup announced for third 2020 Democratic debate in Houston, Texas

Excerpt: Just ten candidates had qualified for the stage in Houston, which means that that the debate will only take place on one night instead of two like in the last rounds.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Cheer up, Seattle Times: There will be plenty of exciting in-state political drama in 2024

Excerpt: NPI founder Andrew Villeneuve suggests The Seattle Times might want to devote some ink to the real fires that are actually burning right now, like the ecological catastrophe in the Amazon or Individual Number One's assault on our rights and freedoms.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Elizabeth Warren electrifies Emerald City at huge Seattle Center rally with 15,000 people

Excerpt: A massive crowd showed up on Sunday, August 25th, 2019 to hear from one of the leading contenders in the 2020 Democratic field.
Written by:Bobby Aiyer
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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.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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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!
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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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.
Written by:Ruairi Vaughan
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