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April 6, 2020
Wisconsin Supreme Court blocks order by governor to stop Tuesday's elections
The Wisconsin Supreme Court blocked Gov. Tony Evers' executive order suspending in-person voting in Tuesday's elections, launching a final scramble for election officials to prepare polling places and protect voters and workers hours before balloting was scheduled to begin. The decision...
April 6, 2020 - 9:14pm
April 5, 2020
Biden seeks to revive fundraising momentum as coronavirus - and Trump - grab attention
Dozens of influential donors gathered last week to hear from former vice president Joe Biden. But rather than mingling over cocktails at the home of a notable host, the guests signed on using a personalized link to a videoconferencing call - the default venue in the socially distant...
April 5, 2020 - 1:57pm
April 2, 2020
Democrats to delay Milwaukee nominating convention until August in response to coronavirus
Democrats will delay their presidential nominating convention until the week of Aug. 17 to increase the likelihood that the party can still hold...
April 2, 2020 - 1:07pm
April 1, 2020
Wisconsin election to carry on amid outbreak
In Tuesday's Wisconsin elections, more than 100 municipalities will not have enough poll workers to open a single voting location. Tens of thousands of voters who have flooded election offices with mail-ballot requests in recent days are at risk of not receiving them on time. And...
April 1, 2020 - 10:16am
March 31, 2020
With no rallies, Biden and Sanders take on new roles as amateur video hosts
Joe Biden has chaired powerful Senate committees, negotiated with foreign leaders as vice president and is the likely Democratic presidential nominee. Bernie Sanders ran the largest city in Vermont, has represented his state in Washington for nearly three decades and leads the country's...
March 31, 2020 - 8:14pm
March 30, 2020
Bernie Sanders says he's staying in the presidential race. Many Democrats fear a reprise of their 2016 defeat
Behind the growing fear among many Democrats that Sen. Bernie Sanders' continued presence in the presidential race could spell doom in November...
March 30, 2020 - 11:08am
March 26, 2020
Coronavirus could challenge candidates, petition advocates collecting signatures for ND election
BISMARCK — A coronavirus pandemic will make collecting signatures for candidates and measures that proponents want on the election ballot this...
March 26, 2020 - 7:49pm
March 21, 2020
Bernie Sanders is considering several options as he ponders his campaign's future
Sen. Bernie Sanders has convened a series of weighty discussions about the future of his presidential campaign with his closest confidants, according...
March 21, 2020 - 5:35pm
March 20, 2020
A political convention in the time of coronavirus: North Dakota Democrats hold virtual meetings to get in front of delegates
North Dakota Democrats’ top candidates for statewide office met on Friday, March 20, to talk with state convention delegates -- a big meeting...
March 20, 2020 - 4:55pm
March 19, 2020
Tulsi Gabbard drops out of presidential race
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, who ran a foreign policy-focused campaign for the presidential nomination of a party she sharply criticized, announced...
March 19, 2020 - 11:06am
March 18, 2020
Campaign signals Sanders may be open to exit
Bernie Sanders signaled Wednesday that he was open to ending his presidential run after another round of landslide losses to Joe Biden, and new signs emerged of communication between the two camps as some Democrats hoped for a swift end to a bruising primary.
March 18, 2020 - 9:48pm
March 15, 2020
Biden and Sanders spar on health care as virus dominates debate
WASHINGTON — Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders called for vastly more aggressive government action to battle the coronavirus but split over...
March 15, 2020 - 11:45pm
Editorial: States, not parties, should run presidential nominating counts
FARGO -- North Dakota’s Democratic “firehouse” nominating caucus in the contested presidential race wasn’t really a caucus. It was more...
March 15, 2020 - 11:30am
Earlier races, more dollars being spent for North Dakota's urban legislative seats
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakotans can breathe a sigh of relief: this year’s campaign almost certainly won’t be the political storm that brought...
March 15, 2020 - 8:15am
March 12, 2020
Bender: A weekend at Bernie's
I'm old school. I believe in facts. Sadly, facts are wildly out of fashion in this era. Rudy Giuliani has proclaimed that “truth isn't truth,”...
March 12, 2020 - 6:00am