Daily Archives: February 25, 2020

Watch live: CBS News Democratic Debate…

Date: February 25, 2020

01) Watch live: CBS News Democratic Debate

“CBS News hosted the 10th Democratic presidential primary debate on Feb. 25 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. ET in Charleston, South Carolina, just days ahead of the state’s primary on Feb. 29.

The candidates who qualified were former Vice President Joe Biden, former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, billionaire investor Tom Steyer and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren.

“CBS Evening News” anchor and managing editor Norah O’Donnell and “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King moderated the debate and were joined in questioning by “Face the Nation” moderator and senior foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan, chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett and “60 Minutes” correspondent Bill Whitaker.

CBS News and CBSN aired post-debate live coverage hosted by Elaine Quijano, anchor of CBSN’s “Red & Blue,” and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe, featuring live interviews with the candidates, surrogates and other newsmakers, plus in-depth analysis and reporting from the team of CBS News journalists and contributors in Charleston.”

Bernie Sanders speaks out on Marianne Williamson endorsement…

Date: February 25, 2020

01) Bernie Sanders speaks out on Marianne Williamson endorsement

“We as a planet are in this together.”

After securing Marianne Williamson’s endorsement, Sen. Bernie Sanders delivered remarks at a rally in Austin, TX warning of the effects of climate change, dismantling the corporate establishment, and advocating for “the largest voter turnout in history.”

Sanders’ lead grows in new 2020 Democratic Preference poll…

Date: February 25, 2020

01) Sanders’ lead grows in new 2020 Democratic Preference poll

“Bernie Sanders’ lead grows post-Nevada in new Hill/HarrisX 2020 Democratic Preference poll. This survey was conducted online within the United States from February 23-24, 2020 among 470 registered Democratic/Lean-Democratic independent voters by HarrisX. The sampling margin of error of this poll is plus or minus 4.5 percentage points. The results reflect a nationally representative sample of registered voters. Results were weighted for age within gender, region, race/ethnicity, income, political party, and education where necessary to align them with their actual proportions in the population.”

James Carville: Bernie Voters Are Like Climate Deniers…

Date: February 25, 2020

01) James Carville: Bernie Voters Are Like Climate Deniers

“James Carville has a warped worldview.

Longtime Democratic strategist James Carville warned that nominating Bernie Sanders to face President Donald Trump in the general election would be political suicide in an appearance on MSNBC Saturday.

Carville expressed fear on MSNBC that the media is not appraising voters of the risks of nominating Sanders, of whom he has been harshly critical.

“The entire theory that by expanding the electorate, increasing turnouts, you can win elections, is the equivalent of climate denying. When people say that, they are as stupid to a political scientist as a climate denier is to an atmospheric scientist,” he said.