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Deval Laurdine Patrick is an American politician, civil rights lawyer, author, and businessman who served as the 71st governor of Massachusetts, from 2007 to 2015. He was first elected in 2006, succeeding Mitt Romney, who chose not to run for reelection to focus on his presidential campaign. He was reelected in 2010. He was the first African American Governor of Massachusetts. A Democrat, Patrick served from 1994 to 1997 as the United States Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division under President Bill Clinton. He was briefly a candidate for President of the United States in the 2020 U.S. presidential election.
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Deval Patrick on why he can "break through" crowded 2020 fieldThe former Massachusetts governor called the current field of Democrats "really talented," but questioned if they could "pull the nation together"
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Where does Deval Patrick fit into the 2020 race?Former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick is officially entering the Democratic presidential race. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns and conservative columnist Michael Graham spoke to CBSN's..
Former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick jumps into Democratic presidential race, swelling fieldFormer Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick on Thursday said he was seeking the Democratic Party's 2020 presidential nomination despite an already crowded race in an effort to bring a divided country -..
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Factbox: Nineteen Democrats, three Republicans eye U.S. presidential nominationsThe crowded field of Democratic presidential candidates seeking to challenge President Donald Trump next year swelled again on Thursday as former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick entered the race,..
Democratic presidential field swells as Massachusetts' Patrick jumps inFormer Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick on Thursday said he was seeking the Democratic party's 2020 presidential nomination despite an already crowded field in an effort to bring a divided country..
Deval Patrick 2020: Former Massachusetts governor is running for presidentFormer Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is launching a presidential campaign after saying nearly a year ago he would not run. He will go to New Hampshire Thursday to add his name to the ballot for the..
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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Deval Patrick expected to announce candidacyThe Democratic former Massachusetts governor will be a guest on "CBS This Morning" Thursday
Deval Patrick to announce run for presidentFormer Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick is expected to announce he's running for president. Patrick, one of the nation's first black governors, has been a political contributor for CBS News.
Former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick joining race for White House: reportsFormer Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has told supporters he will join the Democratic race and run for president, media outlets including the New York Times reported on Wednesday.
Deval Patrick Tells Democrats He Will Run in 2020 Presidential RaceMr. Patrick, the former two-term governor of Massachusetts, called several leading Democrats and allies to say that he would announce a 2020 presidential bid later this week.
Deval Patrick reportedly considering entering 2020 Democratic primaryThe New York Times reports that former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick is considering entering the 2020 presidential race. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns spoke to Elaine Quijano on..
Deval Patrick, Ex-Governor of Massachusetts, Is Considering White House BidDays after Michael Bloomberg began taking steps to enter the 2020 race, Mr. Patrick’s conversations with top Democrats are the latest evidence of an unsettled presidential primary field.
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Deval Patrick calls Castro's attack on Biden "unnecessary""There are differences in how the candidates view their policy choices and their policy proposals and that is all fare game, but it doesn't have to be trivialized," said Patrick
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