Biden chooses Harris, layoffs in media and new COVID-19 numbers

Plus: A court ruling on AB 5, new COVID-19 #s, school reopenings, a meteor shower and dolphins on the coast Is that a meteor shower or has Joe Biden just picked the first Black woman to ever be on a major party’s presidential ticket? Both! It’s Tuesday, Aug. 11, and I’m Maria Sestito, senior issues reporter at […]

Biden questions whether coronavirus vaccine will be ‘real,’ despite experts’ assurances

Joe Biden is preemptively doubting whether a coronavirus vaccine will be “real,” and has cast doubt on whether the vaccine would be distributed with “any degree of equity and realization” — seemingly contradicting public health experts even as the White House touts vaccine progress. The Trump campaign has called out Biden’s remarks as “irresponsible,” pointing to […]

Biden Vs. Trump : NPR

Updated on July 20 at 11:35 p.m. ET Which presidential candidate has the fundraising advantage? Here’s how much money the campaigns of President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have raised so far, according to their Federal Election Commission filings. (Keep in mind that Trump’s reelection campaign had a fundraising head start.) This tracker […]

Biden beats Sanders to win Alaska Democratic primary

JUNEAU, Alaska — Joe Biden has won the Alaska Democrats’ party-run presidential primary, beating Sen. Bernie Sanders days after Sanders suspended his campaign. Biden beat Sanders Saturday 55.3% to 44.7%. A total of 19,759 votes were cast. Biden gets 11 delegates and Sanders gets 4. Sanders would have won more delegates but after ending his […]

Majority of Democrats Choose Cuomo over Biden as 2020 Nominee

A national poll commissioned by the Club for Growth reveals that a majority of Democrat respondents — 56 percent — said they want New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, not former Vice President Joe Biden, to be the 2020 presidential nominee. About 44 percent of respondents said they would stick with presumptive nominee Biden. The New […]

Super Tuesday: Surging Biden has strong showing but Sanders captures biggest prize of California

WASHINGTON — A resurgent Joe Biden rode a wave of momentum to win at least eight large states on Super Tuesday, but Bernie Sanders won the biggest prize of California to set up a long one-on-one battle for the Democratic presidential nomination. Biden rolled to wins across the South, Midwest and New England on the […]

Joe Biden Wins South Carolina Democratic Primary, AP Projects : NPR

The crucial win has the potential to resurrect Joe Biden’s campaign after a series of poor finishes in the other early states. Sean Rayford/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Sean Rayford/Getty Images The crucial win has the potential to resurrect Joe Biden’s campaign after a series of poor finishes in the other early states. Sean […]

Sanders heads to big win in Nevada caucuses, Biden battles Buttigieg for second place

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Bernie Sanders appeared headed to a decisive victory in the Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada on Saturday, and early returns showed Joe Biden possibly landing a second-place finish that would give his struggling campaign new hope. Fox News and MSNBC projected Sanders as the winner in Nevada, where he was leading […]

Biden zings Buttigieg: ‘This guy’s not a Barack Obama’

MANCHESTER, N.H. – Former Vice President Joe Biden, coming off a lackluster fourth-place finish in Iowa and sliding in the latest polls in New Hampshire ahead of Tuesday’s primary, took aim on Saturday at rising 2020 rival Pete Buttigieg. Speaking with reporters at a news conference at a Biden campaign field office in New Hampshire’s largest city, the […]