Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren to face off in third Democratic debate
Thursday, 12 September 2019 A new poll ahead of Thursday’s third democratic debate shows frontrunners Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren neck and neck. In the Economist/YouGov poll out Wednesday, 24% of Democratic voters named Biden or Warren as their first choice. The pair will share a debate stage for the first time Thursday, along with eight other candidates. Ed O’Keefe reports on what to expect from the matchup.
Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren will share the stage for the first time on Thursday. On Thursday, the top 10 candidates for the party’s presidential nomination meet in a debate in Houston. The third debate will spotlight the party’s ideological divisions. Moderate front-runner Biden will be center...
Joe Biden is against the legalization of marijuana. However, Se. Ed Markey says Biden may not be able to prevent it. Markey said if Democrats reclaim the senate and White House they would “move very quickly” to legalize marijuana. Markey said Democrats are positioned to advance marijuana reform as soon as they have a majority in both chambers of Congress. Biden remains opposed to adult-use legalization. “From my perspective, this is another issue that’s just right there on the ballot in November.”
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.
Elizabeth Warren wants to be Joe Biden Vice President pick. She's shamelessly campaigning for the spot while the country is struggling with a race war, record unemployment, and a global health crisis. More than 100 liberal activists and celebrities sent a letter to Joe Biden, urging him to choose Warren as his VP. They argued that she would be the best running mate pick to unite the party.
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.
Joe Biden has started the vetting process to choose a running mate for the Democratic ticket. Reuters reports the process expected to wrap up by July. Who are some of the names on the list? Senator Kamala Harris Senator Amy Klobuchar Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer Senator Elizabeth Warren Former Georgia House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams
During the primary Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden fought over "Medicare for All." Biden was against it while Warren was "all-in" for it. She even told Biden that if he was against it he was "running in the wrong presidential primary.” Now, according to Politico, Warren is running for Vice President and she's singing a different tune about "Medicare for All." In a speech this week at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics she said it was not the right time for Medicare for All.
Business Insider reports that Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has been the center of bizarre vaccination conspiracy theories. In a call with reporters Wednesday Gates said it's "almost hard to deny" the conspiracy theories surrounding him and vaccines "because it's so stupid." Misinformation has been circulating claiming that Gates is behind a plot to use vaccines to implant microchips in people. A Yahoo News/YouGov poll shows that 28% of Americans wrongly believe this.
A survey by Yahoo News and YouGov, shed light on a baseless conspiracy theory. The survey showed that 44 percent of Republicans think Bill Gates wants to abuse COVID-19 vaccinations. These Republicans think Gates wants to implant location-tracking microchips into people through the vaccines. President Donald Trump said he’s “very confident” a coronavirus vaccine will be done by the end of 2020. According to Business Insider, experts predict a vaccine will take 12 to 18 months to develop.
Joe Biden is working behind-the-scenes to win the Latino vote. A handful of the members of The Congressional Hispanic Caucus may endorse Biden. According to Politico, members of the CHC have tried to..
Joe Biden said on Friday that he addresses Donald Trump with the respect to which the office of the President is entitled, even though he doesn’t think Trump... The Wrap Also reported by •Mashable •Mediaite