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Biden is still the Democrat to beat, but rivals see weakness

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — In a barn down a gravel road in Iowa, Joe Biden tore into President Donald Trump's moral character, declaring in one of the fiercest speeches of his campaign that the words of the American president matter.

Aug. 10, 2019 8:22 PM EDT
Democrats use Iowa event to attack Trump _ not each other

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — The packed field of Democratic presidential candidates descended Friday night on a small, northern Iowa town, delighting a raucous crowd of voters by largely attacking President Donald Trump rather than each other.

Aug. 10, 2019 6:32 AM EDT
Too many candidates: Some Iowans tired of massive 2020 field

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Jake Poorman is exhausted. He's been trying to get every Democratic presidential candidate to sign a baseball, a souvenir of the wildest Democratic primary he's seen in his 60 years as an Iowan.

Aug. 9, 2019 1:18 AM EDT
Biden, Bullock take on Trump, guns at Iowa State Fair

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock opened the Iowa State Fair's 2020 presidential blitz on Thursday by blistering President Donald Trump and promising to push new gun restrictions.

Aug. 9, 2019 1:04 AM EDT
Correction: Election 2020-Beto O'Rourke story

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — In a story Aug. 7 about Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke pausing his campaign travels since the El Paso shooting, The Associated Press erroneously identified a person who O'Rourke gave his cell phone number to as a Walmart employee.

Aug. 8, 2019 5:51 PM EDT
Biden: Trump 'fanning the flames of white supremacy'

BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Joe Biden on Wednesday accused President Donald Trump of "fanning the flames of white supremacy" in his most aggressive attack yet on the character of the man he would like to defeat in 2020.

Aug. 8, 2019 12:23 AM EDT
Trump seeks to link Dayton shooter to liberal politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump linked the suspected gunman in the Dayton mass shooting to liberal candidates and organizations Wednesday, even as he pushed back against critics who tied the El Paso attack to his own comments on immigration.

Aug. 7, 2019 6:32 PM EDT

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