Stories tagged: Joe Biden
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
Visiting a black church bombed by the Ku Klux Klan during the civil rights era, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden framed current racial tensions as part of an enduring struggle …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 10:09 p.m.
Joe Biden parried attack after attack from liberal rivals Thursday night on everything from health care to immigration in a debate that showcased profound ideological divides between the Democratic Party’s …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
With 20 candidates still in the running for the party’s nomination for president in 2020, most local members of the party are unwilling at this point to throw their support …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
Details about the Sept. 29 event are scant, but it’s the first scheduled fundraiser by a candidate for president in 2020 scheduled in Spokane.
Mon., Sept. 2, 2019
For all his earnestness, the former vice president, I think, misreads the needs of the nation at this juncture. Joe Biden seems to think that what America needs now is …
Sun., Sept. 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
The end of each month always brings a slew of frantic pleas from candidates who always seem to be scrambling to meet a deadline for a monetary goal they themselves …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 12:01 a.m.
There is no surer way to convince people you are going nuts than to stand in front of a crowd and announce that you are not going nuts. “I want …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 11:53 a.m.
Joe Biden won’t be among the parade of White House hopefuls in California this week, as he’s skipping the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting to campaign in New Hampshire instead.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 7:17 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee gets mixed reviews for his performance in Wednesday night’s debate.
Fri., Aug. 2, 2019
Forget moderates vs. radicals. The Democratic debate was a left vs. far left brawl.
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 2:49 p.m.
Joe Biden came to the debate stage with stats and one-liners aimed at the feisty group of challengers. But the weapon he used the most was just two words: Barack …
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 10:42 p.m.
Jay Inslee got more time on camera in Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate. The question is whether he’ll get any time on camera in the next debate.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
The ideological divisions gripping the Democratic Party are intensifying as presidential candidates waged an acrimonious battle over health care, immigration and race that tested the strength of early front-runner Joe …
UPDATED: Sat., July 27, 2019, 11:58 a.m.
In the second Democratic presidential candidate debate, Jay Inslee will face a new lineup but the same challenge.
Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Joe Biden’s son Hunter makes 2020 presidential campaign trail debut with his father two weeks after the former vice president praised him for battling through “tough times” including years of …
UPDATED: Tue., July 16, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Jay Inslee sits ninth in the large field of Democratic candidates for second quarter donations compiled by CNN.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
A nonprofit foundation set up by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that relied on health care world partnerships to speed a cure for cancer has suspended its operations, it announced …
Sun., July 14, 2019
A recent poll finds that a 45 percent plurality of voters believe Joe Biden has the best chance of beating President Trump. But what if those voters are wrong?
Sun., July 7, 2019
The Democratic Party’s presidential primary season seems to be veering toward a racially charged contest.
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 11:29 p.m.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is promising he’ll appoint a teacher as secretary of education
Sun., June 30, 2019, 5 a.m.
Presidential candidates seem to use debates as a springboard for donations.
UPDATED: Fri., June 28, 2019, 11:53 a.m.
In a scrappy debate, 10 Democrats spar on health care, immigration and which generation has the answers.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
Cory Booker is raising his profile in the crowded Democratic presidential primary by directly challenging Joe Biden on thorny racial issues
Sun., June 16, 2019
Gov. Jay Inslee may be among the candidates with the most to win, or lose, from the upcoming Democratic presidential debates.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee will share the stage with U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker and Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Reps. Tulsi Gabbard and Tim Ryan, former U.S. Reps. Beto O’Rourke and …
UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden are assailing each other during overlapping visits to Iowa on Tuesday, previewing what the country might get in next year’s election if Biden …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Democratic National Committee tells Gov. Jay Inslee it won’t hold a debate just on climate change.
Sun., May 19, 2019
“The other side is not my enemy, it’s my opposition,” Joe Biden said earlier this month. How sad that has become a controversial statement.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 11:07 a.m.
Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the “soul of this nation” at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.
Tue., April 23, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
Answering perhaps the most significant question of the early 2020 election season, former Vice President Joe Biden will launch his presidential campaign on Thursday.