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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will enter the 2020 Democratic presidential primary on Thursday morning, a senior Iowa Democrat with knowledge of the plans confirmed to CNN.
CNN
May 15, 2019 - 8:31 pm
By Gregory Krieg and Dan Merica, CNN (CNN) - - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will enter the 2020 Democratic presidential primary on Thursday morning, a senior Iowa Democrat with knowledge of the plans confirmed to CNN. De Blasio's Thursday entrance into the race, which was first reported by...
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Candidates for Philadelphia city offices pick ballot positions for the May primary by picking raffle balls out of a Horn and Hardart coffee can. When a candidate isn't present and hasn't assigned a proxy, a civil servant picks from the can.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
March 20, 2019 - 12:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Candidates for Philadelphia city offices picked ballot positions Wednesday for the May primary the old fashioned way: picking raffle balls out of a Horn and Hardart coffee can . But some of the candidates will still have one more hurdle to clear before getting on the...
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FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2019 file photo, Michael Bloomberg speaks to workers during a tour of the WH Bagshaw Company, a pin and precision component manufacturer, in Nashua, N.H.
Elise Amendola/AP Photo, File
March 05, 2019 - 8:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former New York City mayor, announced Tuesday that he will not join the crowded field of Democrats running for president in 2020. Instead, Bloomberg said he planned to focus his energy and considerable resources on outside efforts aimed at...
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FILE - In this Dec. 13, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.
Rick Bowmer/AP Photo, File
February 26, 2019 - 9:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stepping further toward a 2020 presidential run than he ever has before, former Vice President Joe Biden declared Tuesday that his family — including his grandchildren — are encouraging him to launch a White House bid. "There's a consensus," Biden told an excited crowd during an...
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FILE - In this March 22, 2017 file photo, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz speaks at the Starbucks annual shareholders meeting in Seattle.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File
January 28, 2019 - 5:57 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Some of the most influential forces in Democratic politics revolted Monday against former Starbucks CEO Howard Schutz's prospective presidential bid, insisting that an independent run would unintentionally help President Donald Trump win another four years in office. The critics...
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U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa.
Charlie Neibergall/AP Photo
January 04, 2019 - 12:44 pm
By Rebecca Buck, CNN (CNN) -- As Sen. Cory Booker nears a public decision on whether he will run for president in 2020, the machinery of his would-be campaign is shifting into a new gear: ready for launch. Several potential Democratic candidates are expected to announce their candidacy in the early...
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Tony Romeo
January 02, 2019 - 6:46 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The speaker of the state House has set Tuesday, March 12 as the date for a special election to fill the seat vacated by Democrat Vanessa Lowery Brown, who represented Philadelphia’s State House District 190. Brown resigned her seat after being convicted in a...
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