Global  

Moderate Democrats close ranks as Buttigieg, Klobuchar endorse Biden

Reuters Tuesday, 3 March 2020
Former rivals Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar endorsed Joe Biden's presidential candidacy on Monday on the eve of Super Tuesday voting, as moderate Democrats rallied around the former vice president to strengthen his challenge to front-runner Bernie Sanders.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Reuters - Politics - Published
News video: Moderates rally around Biden ahead of Super Tuesday

Moderates rally around Biden ahead of Super Tuesday 01:35

Moderate Democrats rallied around former Vice President Joe Biden ahead of several major primaries across the U.S. on Super Tuesday (March 3). Gloria Tso reports.

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Pete Buttigieg Pete Buttigieg U.S. politician and former 2020 presidential candidate

Brendon Urie Shreds Trump For Using Song [Video]

Brendon Urie Shreds Trump For Using Song

at the Disco frontman Brendon Urie’s high hopes for 2020 don’t include President Donald Trump getting reelected. at the Disco’s 2018 hit “High Hopes” as a walk-on song at the Dream City Church in Phoenix. It was a somewhat ironic choice, as the song is already associated with former Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg, who had it played at events when he was still on the campaign trail.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:33Published

Joe Biden Joe Biden Former U.S. vice president, presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee

‘Strategic Empathy’: How Biden’s Informal Diplomacy Shaped Foreign Relations

President Trump is attacking his record on China. But for Mr. Biden, it’s part of a long history of befriending and sometimes confronting world leaders.
NYTimes.com
Polls: Trump Has An Uphill Battle To Beat Biden [Video]

Polls: Trump Has An Uphill Battle To Beat Biden

Polls taken around Independence Day in an election year tend to be highly correlated with the November results in incumbent contests. And according to CNN, that means incumbent candidate President Donald J. Trump is in a lot of trouble. A new Monmouth University poll finds former Vice President Joe Biden with a 53% to 41% lead over Trump. The average live interview poll conducted over the last month also has Biden ahead by a similar 11-point margin.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:41Published

Rapper Kanye West announces presidential bid on Twitter

American rapper Kanye West, a vocal supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump, announced on Saturday that he would run for president in 2020 in an apparent..
WorldNews

'Grim resolve': With Biden up big and the Senate in sight, Democrats still haunted by fear of letdown

Joe Biden has a larger lead over Donald Trump than Hillary Clinton did at this point in 2016. But Democrats have seen a lead slip away before.

USATODAY.com
Warren Seen As "Least Acceptable" [Video]

Warren Seen As "Least Acceptable"

Joe Biden has not selected a vice president for his 2020 campaign. He pledged to chose a woman for his ticket. Elizabeth Warren is campaigning hard to be Biden's running mate. But, a new poll of Democratic voters could be bad news for the senator. According to Fox News 19% found her to be a “not acceptable” choice, the highest negative rating of any of the 11 candidates listed. Her negative views rose among white voters.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:42Published

Amy Klobuchar Amy Klobuchar United States Senator from Minnesota

Klobuchar Drops Out of VP Race to Make Room for a Woman of Colour [Video]

Klobuchar Drops Out of VP Race to Make Room for a Woman of Colour

On Thursday, Senator Amy Klobuchar removed herself as a contender to be Joe Biden’s running mate.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO    Duration: 01:04Published
Klobuchar Withdraws From Veep Contest [Video]

Klobuchar Withdraws From Veep Contest

Business Insider reports that Sen. Amy Klobuchar has withdrawn from the running to be former Vice President Joe Biden's vice president. On Thursday, she spoke to MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell. She said Biden should choose a woman of color as his running mate instead. "This is a historic moment.I think this is a moment to put a woman of color on that ticket." Klobuchar's decision comes after weeks of protests sparked by the May 25 death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:29Published
Klobuchar pulls back from Biden's VP search [Video]

Klobuchar pulls back from Biden's VP search

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar effectively pulled herself from Joe Biden's search for a running mate on Thursday, saying the position should go to a woman of color instead. Gloria Tso reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:21Published
Who will Joe Biden pick as running mate? [Video]

Who will Joe Biden pick as running mate?

Here are some of the nearly dozen candidates who are likely under consideration, as former Vice President Joe Biden faces fresh calls to choose a black woman as his running mate. Lisa Bernhard reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 03:11Published

Democratic Party (United States) Democratic Party (United States) Major political party in the United States

The Numbers Don't Lie? Who's Publishing Poll Results, And Why [Video]

The Numbers Don't Lie? Who's Publishing Poll Results, And Why

In the United States, if one political party is doing well, it tends to publish polls that say so. And according to CNN, the Democratic party is publishing an awful lot of polls these days. Democratic and liberal aligned groups have put out 17 House polls taken in April or later. However, Republican-aligned groups have put out zip, zilch, nada. Zero. That's a very bad ratio for Republicans. It hasn't always been that way, though.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:49Published

The View From Waukesha

The 29-year-old Democratic Party chairman in this key Wisconsin county has a plan for Joe Biden.
NYTimes.com

Bernie Sanders Bernie Sanders U.S. Senator from Vermont

Sanders Losing Battle For Future Of The Left [Video]

Sanders Losing Battle For Future Of The Left

In March, Bernie Sanders lost his second bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. According to the NY Times the George Floyd protests and their cultural repercussions, may have destroyed Sanders entire case for a socialist America. The paper posits that this summer he may lose his battle for the future of the left, his legacy gone up in smoke. Cultural battles, pro business and pro Wall Street programs have over shadowed Sanders "millionaires and billionaires are evil" narrative.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:37Published
Bernie: Better Relationship With Joe Than With Hillary [Video]

Bernie: Better Relationship With Joe Than With Hillary

Sen. Bernie Sanders said he has “a better relationship” with Joe Biden than he had with Hillary Clinton. Sanders was the No. 2 contender in each of the last two Democratic presidential primaries. He told The New Yorker he thinks he has a “stronger” and “closer” relationship with Biden. The Hill reports that Biden and Sanders have known each other for 14-years. “I think the difference now is that, between you and me, I have a better relationship with Joe Biden than I had with Hillary Clinton.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:35Published
Biden Clinches Democratic Nomination [Video]

Biden Clinches Democratic Nomination

Joe Biden has officially reached the majority delegate threshold to secure the Democratic nomination for President of the United States. According to Decision Desk HQ Biden secured the majority threshold of 1,991 pledged delegates with his win in the Virgin Islands' Democratic primary. Business Insider reports that Biden became the presumptive nominee when Sen. Bernie Sanders dropped out of the race on April 8.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:26Published
Joe Biden secures Democratic presidential nomination [Video]

Joe Biden secures Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden has officially clinched the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination, setting him up to meet Donald Trump for the leadership of a country beset by the coronavirus pandemic and civil unrest. Mr Biden said in a statement: “It was an honour to compete alongside one of the most talented groups of candidates the Democratic party has ever fielded, and I am proud to say that we are going into this general election a united party.” The former vice president has been his party’s presumptive nominee since rival Bernie Sanders ended his campaign in April. But he needed to secure a sufficient number of delegates from elections this week in seven states and the District of Columbia, with a surge in mail ballots making his position official late on Friday.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:46Published
Ilhan Omar Believes Tara Reade, Wants Biden Out! [Video]

Ilhan Omar Believes Tara Reade, Wants Biden Out!

Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar said she believes the sexual assault claims leveled at Joe Biden by former Senate staffer Tara Reade. Omar told the Sunday Times of London “I do believe Reade,” “Justice can be delayed, but should never be denied.” According to the NY Post Omar said if it were up to her, Biden wouldn’t be the presidential candidate. Omar was a supporter of Bernie Sanders, before he dropped out of the race in April.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:27Published

Related videos from verified sources

Andrew Yang Endorsed Joe Biden After Bernie Sanders Lost Michigan [Video]

Andrew Yang Endorsed Joe Biden After Bernie Sanders Lost Michigan

Andrew Yang endorsed Joe Biden for president, following a growing trend among former presidential contenders. Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar, Kamala Harris and Cory Booker have all endorsed Biden. Yang..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:32Published
Kamala Harris and Cory Booker Endorse Joe Biden [Video]

Kamala Harris and Cory Booker Endorse Joe Biden

Kamala Harris and Cory Booker Endorse Joe Biden Senator Harris announced her endorsement on Sunday, followed by Senator Booker early Monday. A source close to the situation told CNN that Harris..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:17Published
Michael Bloomberg Ends Presidential Bid, Endorses Joe Biden [Video]

Michael Bloomberg Ends Presidential Bid, Endorses Joe Biden

Michael Bloomberg Ends Presidential Bid, Endorses Joe Biden The announcement from the Bloomberg camp follows his poor showing in the Super Tuesday primaries. Michael Bloomberg, via 'The Washington..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:16Published

Tweets about this