bernie-sanders

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Warren and Landrieu? That could be just the ticket for 2020 Dems | Opinion

BY: - February 25, 2020

The fiasco in Iowa, the pathetic debate, and the growing likelihood of a brokered convention, are grounds for serious concern -- if not panic.

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3 things about the economy Dems need to sweat in Pa. And 3 things they don’t |Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 25, 2020

Majorities of Pa. voters say they're better off than they were four years ago. Dems need to explain why they deserve credit.

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Will the voters who stayed home in 2016 turn out for Bernie Sanders in 2020? | Fletcher McClellan

BY: - February 25, 2020

A potential Trump-Sanders matchup would provide voters with a choice between two visions of fundamental change.

On Temple’s campus, a fight for students’ hearts and minds ahead of Pa.’s primary

BY: - February 23, 2020

With Pennsylvania's April 28 primary just about two months away, students at Temple University are making their own preparations, from conversations in the classrooms and rallies or marches aimed at pulling in fellow students, to debate watch parties.

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Is Bernie Sanders this year’s George McGovern? Here’s why that could be the case | Opinion

BY: - February 23, 2020

If the Vermonter wins the Democratic presidential nomination in Milwaukee this summer, the revolutionary will repeat history.

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Quinnipiac Poll: 2020 Dems narrowly top Trump; Prez still underwater | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 21, 2020

The 2020 Dem primary pack holds narrow leads over Trump in a critical battleground state.

Is trade Bernie Sanders’ Trump card in Pennsylvania? | Analysis

BY: - February 21, 2020

The evidence suggests there’s a neglected opening this year for an anti-trade Democratic nominee. It could be just the opening that Bernie Sanders needs.

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New Hampshire Muddle: Bernie Sanders underwhelms the Yogi Berra Democrats | Dick Polman

BY: - February 17, 2020

As Yogi Berra also warned, “You’ve got to be very careful if you don’t know where you are going, because you might not get there.”

On the trail in New Hampshire, a Pennsylvanian watches the ‘Humans of 2020’

BY: - February 11, 2020

Michala Butler, a Temple University student from Harrisburg, Pa., spent five days in New Hampshire capturing the sights and sounds of the primary.

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Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders

Dear Democrats, reject Bernie Sanders — or you’ll feel the burn | Dick Polman

BY: - February 10, 2020

Democrats need to park all talk of a democratic socialist “revolution.” As Richard North Patterson says, “the task of winning is revolution enough.”

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Voter faith in the DNC was fraying in 2016; Iowa unravelled it entirely | Opinion

BY: - February 7, 2020

It is hard to see how the Iowa Caucuses keep their lead position.The Iowa Caucuses seem dead. And Tom Perez and the DNC are to blame.

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New F&M Poll: Biden leads Pa. primary pack; Trump’s still underwater in a key 2020 battleground state | Thursday Morning Coffee

BY: - January 30, 2020

Voter interest in the 2020 contest, where Pennsylvania, with 20 electoral votes, could again play a determinative role, remains high. Nearly two-thirds of the state's registered voters (67 percent), say they're very interested in the coming election.