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# democrats - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Democrats work towards holding virtual convention for Joe Biden’s nomination

The convention is due to take place in August.

# democrats - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Former White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren endorses Joe Biden for president

Biden, 77, now has the endorsement of all former major Democratic candidates.

# democrats - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Sanders 'assessing' his next step after receiving another drubbing by Biden in Democratic primaries

The results in yesterday’s primaries added more pressure on Bernie Sanders to abandon his campaign.

# democrats - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Biden or Sanders? Democrat primaries plunged into uncertainty after Ohio calls off vote

Joe Biden is in the lead but how the primaries will proceed from here has been thrown into uncertainty over coronavirus.

# democrats - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Democrats voting in Dublin go for Bernie but insist 'even the Devil' would be better than Trump

Democrats Abroad Ireland had a Super Tuesday polling station in the Arlington Hotel.

# democrats - Monday 2 March, 2020

Amy Klobuchar ends Democratic presidential campaign and endorses Joe Biden

Klobuchar is due to appear with Biden at his rally in Dallas, Texas tonight.

# democrats - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Comeback kid: Joe Biden secures big win in South Carolina to vault back into White House race

The former vice presidente will hope to take this momentum into Super Tuesday.

# democrats - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Leading Democrats sharpen attacks on Michael Bloomberg as Nevada caucuses loom

Much of the criticism centres around past positions and comments being slammed as crude, racist or misogynistic.

# democrats - Monday 10 February, 2020

Pete Buttigieg wins delayed Iowa count but Bernie Sanders says he will contest result

The delayed results were marred by multiple technical issues.

# democrats - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'It's emboldened Trump. But then everything emboldens him': Focus turns to election after impeachment victory

The starting gun in the 2020 presidential race was shot this week.

Buttigieg and Sanders neck-and-neck in Iowa as Biden acknowledges 'gut punch'

Senator Elizabeth Warren and former vice president Joe Biden are in third and fourth place.

# democrats - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Iowa caucus results majorly delayed due to 'quality checks' and new reporting rules

The Democratic Party said the problem was not a result of a “hack or an intrusion”.

# democrats - Monday 3 February, 2020

Iowa to vote for Democrat they want to challenge Trump in presidential election

Former VP Joe Biden and Vermont Senator Bernie sanders are the frontrunners.

# democrats - Friday 31 January, 2020

Trump set to be acquitted if senators block further witnesses in impeachment trial

If senators vote not to hear from any more witnesses, Trump could be acquitted by the end of the day.

# democrats - Friday 24 January, 2020

Trump swept up by 'completely bogus' Ukraine theory, Democratic House prosecutors say

The Democrats are continuing to push their impeachment case against the President in the Senate.

# democrats - Thursday 16 January, 2020

'You called me a liar': Audio of row between Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren released

The two appeared to engage in a war of words after a debate on Monday night.

# democrats - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Democratic debate: Warren appears to reject handshake with Sanders after sexism row

Warren had claimed that Sanders told her privately that he did not think a woman could be elected president.

# democrats - Monday 13 January, 2020

Cory Booker announces he is withdrawing from US presidential race

The decision comes almost a year after he threw his hat into the ring.

# democrats - Friday 20 December, 2019

'We need to restore the integrity of the presidency': Democrat candidates target Trump in debate

Only a day after Trump’s impeachment, seven candidates gathered for another debate.

# democrats - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Democrats claim 'overwhelming' evidence as they unveil two articles of impeachment against Trump

The charges stem from the president’s pressure on Ukraine to investigate his political rivals.

# democrats - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

US Senator Kamala Harris bows out of race for Democratic presidential nomination

The crowded field of candidates is being led by Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie sanders.

# democrats - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Impeachment trial told that 'Trump cared more about Joe Biden probe than Ukraine'

The acting US ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor said an “irregular policy channel” was pushing for a probe into the Bidens.

# democrats - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Former US national security adviser fails to show up for impeachment probe interview

His move makes it unlikely that he will provide any testimony to the House about President Donald Trump’s handling of Ukraine.

# democrats - Friday 1 November, 2019

Beto O'Rourke pulls out of 2020 US presidential race

It follows months of stagnant polling numbers and dwindling finances.

# democrats - Thursday 31 October, 2019

The impeachment of Donald Trump has been behind closed doors, but that's all about to change Out From The Shadows This post contains videos

The impeachment of Donald Trump has been behind closed doors, but that's all about to change

The House of Representatives voted to pass impeachment rules today.

# democrats - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Republicans storm impeachment hearing as tensions rise over Trump investigation

Republicans have opposed the Democrat-led investigation into Donald Trump.

# democrats - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida

The announcement sparked immediate accusations of corruption from the opposition Democrats.

# democrats - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

US Democratic debate focuses on healthcare, gun control and taking on billionaires

There was one thing they all agreed on – President Donald Trump should be impeached.

# democrats - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Trump lawyer Giuliani tells US politicians he will not comply with impeachment subpoena

Democrats set deadline of tomorrow for Giuliani to provide documents.

# democrats - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Trump says Democrats wasting time on 'bulls**t' as impeachment gathers pace

Trump sent a series of angry tweets after Democrats vowed to summons the White House to produce documents this week.

# democrats - Monday 30 September, 2019

House Democrats subpoena Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani in impeachment probe

The Democrats have also requested information from three of Giuliani’s associates.

# democrats - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Trump 'withheld' €360m in military aid to Ukraine over Biden row

The US President has denied offering aid to Ukraine only if it investigated his political rival Joe Biden.

# democrats - Friday 13 September, 2019

'Get rid of Trump': Democrats united on some things - but divided on others - as Biden leads debate Joe Show This post contains videos

'Get rid of Trump': Democrats united on some things - but divided on others - as Biden leads debate

The former US vice president clashed with frontrunners Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders in last night’s debate.

# democrats - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Kirsten Gillibrand drops out of Democrat race as polling puts the Big Three neck and neck

Gillibrand’s campaign had centered on women’s equality issues.

# democrats - Thursday 22 August, 2019

# democrats - Thursday 1 August, 2019

'Go to Joe 30330': Joe Biden mixed up his website and text number and he's not being let forget it W W W Dot This post contains videos

'Go to Joe 30330': Joe Biden mixed up his website and text number and he's not being let forget it

Biden seemed unsure himself what he meant but it was nothing to viewers who were similarly mistified.

# democrats - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

'I wrote the damn bill': Bernie comes out fighting as Democrats clash in presidential debate

Sanders grew agitated as he defended his Medicare for All bill.

# democrats - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Three years of embarrassment and a waste of time': Trump gloats after Mueller testimony

Robert Mueller told Congress he had not exonerated the US president of obstruction allegations, but again declined to accuse him of a crime.

# democrats - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Robert Mueller to testify before Congress to answer questions on Trump and collusion

Questioning of the special counsel is expected to last for over six hours.

# democrats - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Trump's racist tweets condemned by US House of Representatives

At the weekend, the US President tweeted that four congresswomen should “go back” to their countries of origin.

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