DNC chair Tom Perez on delegate math, momentum and pandemic preparedness

DNC chair Tom Perez on delegate math, momentum and pandemic preparedness

JUDY WOODRUFF: After Tuesday’s Democratic presidential primary contests, former Vice President Joe Biden has a clear lead. He won four states, Idaho, Missouri, Mississippi, and Michigan. Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders won North Dakota. And there is no projected winner yet in Washington state. Our Lisa Desjardins has more. LISA DESJARDINS: Today, Bernie Sanders spoke in a smaller, more sober setting…

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Biden and Sanders prepare for 1st head-to-head primaries

Biden and Sanders prepare for 1st head-to-head primaries

JUDY WOODRUFF: As voters in six more states prepare to head to the polls tomorrow, the Democratic presidential campaign entered a new phase this week. Lisa Desjardins will have analysis, more analysis, in a moment. But we begin with Yamiche Alcindor, who reports on what has become essentially a two-man race. YAMICHE ALCINDOR: In Michigan, Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden…

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How to stop the spread of coronavirus

How to stop the spread of coronavirus

By now, everybody must know about the coronavirus which is spreading around the world and has reached countries in every single region. It’s pretty scary stuff, especially if you look on social media. However, there are things that we can all do to protect ourselves, and particularly to help other people not to get ill. The first cases of coronavirus…

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Are female presidential candidates held to a higher standard than males?

Are female presidential candidates held to a higher standard than males?

JUDY WOODRUFF: With Elizabeth Warren’s departure, the 2020 Democratic field that began as the most diverse in American history essentially became a contest between two white men. As the Massachusetts senator announced her exit from the race yesterday, she was asked about the role of gender in the campaign. SEN. ELIZABETH WARREN (D-MA): Gender in this race, you know that…

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Nina Turner Sets Hilary Rosen Straight on Race

Nina Turner Sets Hilary Rosen Straight on Race

>>Nina Turner, who serves as Bernie’s campaign co-chair was on Chris Cuomo’s show debating a Democratic strategist named Hilary Rosen. You might be familiar with Hilary Rosen, if you’re not, I apologize for what you’re about to see. Because this debate had to do with Martin Luther King Jr.. What he stood for, what he represented and what he feared…

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