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Amy Klobuchar, latest presidential candidate, faces questions about temperament, treatment of staff

Amy Klobuchar, latest presidential candidate, faces questions about temperament, treatment of staffOn the day she announced her intention to run for the presidency, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., faced intense headwinds in the form of reports that she has been routinely demeaning to her employees.



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Warren makes presidential bid official with call for change

Warren makes presidential bid official with call for changeLAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren made her bid for the presidency official on Saturday in this working-class city, grounding her 2020 campaign in a populist call to fight economic inequality and build "an America that works for everyone."



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State of the Union: Gillibrand uses viral eye roll clip to raise money for presidential bid

State of the Union: Gillibrand uses viral eye roll clip to raise money for presidential bidSen. Kirsten Gillibrand gained attention on social media for a dramatic eye roll durning Tuesday's State of the Union. Before the speech was over, her social media accounts had posted the clip with a request for donations.



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Cory Booker launches his presidential campaign with a call for America to 'rise'

Cory Booker launches his presidential campaign with a call for America to 'rise'The New Jersey senator launched his White House bid on Friday morning with an email to supporters.



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‘America, we are better than this’: Kamala Harris launches presidential campaign

‘America, we are better than this’: Kamala Harris launches presidential campaignCalifornia Sen. Kamala Harris returns home to Oakland to launch her campaign for the presidency, taking veiled shots at Donald Trump along the way.



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Kamala Harris presidential campaign attracts more donors in day one than Bernie Sanders’ first 24 hours in 2016

Kamala Harris presidential campaign attracts more donors in day one than Bernie Sanders’ first 24 hours in 2016California Senator Kamala Harris has raised over $ 1.5m with an average donation of $ 37 per donation during the first 24 hours of her presidential campaign, aides to her campaign say. Ms Harris received the support from over 38,000 donors, topping the 35,000 people who pitched in to prop up Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders when he began is presidential bid in 2016 against Hillary Clinton — but still roughly matching his first day total of $ 1.5m. “These numbers reveal a campaign powered by the people — an energetic, nationwide movement eager to elect Senator Harris and support her vision of an America that actually works for the people”, Mike Nellis, the campaign’s digital aide, said.



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California Sen. Kamala Harris announces 2020 presidential bid on 'Good Morning America'

California Sen. Kamala Harris announces 2020 presidential bid on 'Good Morning America'Sen. Kamala Harris of California announced Monday that she is running to unseat President Donald Trump in the 2020 election.



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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand moves toward launching 2020 presidential campaign

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand moves toward launching 2020 presidential campaignThe New York Democrat announced her intentions on CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" ahead of a trip to Iowa this weekend.



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New York's Gillibrand Takes First Step Toward Presidential Race

New York's Gillibrand Takes First Step Toward Presidential RaceGillibrand plans to make stops this weekend in Iowa, where caucuses a little more than a year from now will mark the start of the nominating race. Gillibrand has positioned herself as a leader of the #MeToo movement. “I’ll fight for other people’s kids as hard as I would fight for my own, which is why I believe health care should be a right and not a privilege,” Gillibrand said, listing her reasons for running.



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Elizabeth Warren didn't miss her presidential moment. Win or lose, 2020 is her time.

Elizabeth Warren didn't miss her presidential moment. Win or lose, 2020 is her time.America needs a counterweight to Trump values and a playing field tilting once again in favor of the rich and powerful. Warren is the perfect foil.



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