presidential election

Bernie Sanders
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 9:51 am
The high-stakes fight for working-class voters moved to Pennsylvania as a slate of Democratic White House hopefuls vowed to use the power of the presidency to crack down on corporate America and strengthen organized labor. Read more here.
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Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar, Joe Biden
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Mark Abrams
September 17, 2019 - 10:20 am
Seven Democratic presidential candidates plan to take the stage at the Pennsylvania Convention Center for a labor forum. Read more here.
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Josh Fayer
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Dan Majka
August 01, 2019 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Joe Biden's flub at the end of the Democratic presidential debate Wednesday night turned out to be a big hit for a college student from South Jersey. Actually, a lot of hits. You may have heard the former vice president tell viewers to "go to JOE30330 and help me in...
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Lifeguard Ben Ingvoldscad watches over the waters of Lake Michigan at North Avenue Beach May 27, 2005 in Chicago, Illinois.
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July 29, 2019 - 12:58 pm
By John Flesher, AP Environmental Writer TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Five Democratic governors of states in the Great Lakes region Monday urged the candidates in next year's presidential election to support a plan for safeguarding their shared waters by boosting federal spending on treatment plants...
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Facebook video ads for Trump
Trump Make America Great Again Committee via AP
July 02, 2019 - 4:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A series of Facebook video ads for President Donald Trump's re-election campaign shows what appears to be a young woman strolling on a beach in Florida, a Hispanic man on a city street in Texas and a bearded hipster in a coffee shop in Washington, D.C., all making glowing, voice-...
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Former Rep. Joe Sestak is running for president.
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Justin Udo
June 23, 2019 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio/AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak has become the latest Democrat to announce a 2020 presidential bid. The retired Navy admiral who calls himself "Admiral Joe" on his campaign website joins a crowded Democratic field seeking the nomination to challenge President Donald...
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump
John Raoux/AP
June 19, 2019 - 11:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump raised $24.8 million in the less-than 24 hours after kicking off his re-election campaign. The staggering sum was announced in a tweet on Wednesday morning by Republican Party Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel. It dwarfs what the top Democratic contenders in the...
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Tom Steyer speaks during a "Need to Impeach" town hall event.
Steven Senne/AP, file
May 27, 2019 - 8:05 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic leaders in Congress have argued that impeaching President Donald Trump is a political mistake as the 2020 election nears. Most of the candidates running to succeed him seem to agree, for now. Fewer than one-third of the 23 Democrats vying for the nomination are issuing...
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It’s been a week since Pennsylvania’s primary election day, giving Montgomery County officials some time to digest feedback on the new paper-ballot voting machines.
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Jim Melwert
May 21, 2019 - 10:47 am
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Montgomery County rolled out its paper ballot voting machines this Election Day, and voters are mixed on the new — yet old-school — method. With the new machines, after you check in, you receive a paper ballot, a Sharpie, and a manila folder. Voters are then...
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President Donald Trump
Matt Rourke/AP
May 21, 2019 - 7:02 am
MONTOURSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump voiced confidence Monday in his ability to win a repeat victory in Pennsylvania in 2020 and took a fresh swipe at one of his leading Democratic rivals, telling rallygoers that native son Joe Biden had abandoned them by representing Delaware in the...
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