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Biden picks Harris for vice president.

Harris will be the first Black or South Asian American woman vice-presidential candidate for a major U.S. party in history. Photo: Lorie Shaull, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman Joe Biden picks Senator Kamala Harris for vice president.  On … Read More >

Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee for DNC.

Citing COVID-19 concerns, the former vice president and the rest of the convention’s speakers will address attendees remotely. Photo: Joe Biden Campaign, licensed under creative commons. Author: Sam Buisman Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee for the 2020 Democratic … Read More >

The Iowa Caucus: A Clumsy Celebration of Democracy

Anticipation mounts among caucus-goers as Chair Wolfe opens the Clinton First Precinct Caucus. Photo: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman Iowa led the nation in choosing the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate on Feb. 3, with the Iowa Caucuses. In this almost … Read More >

Bernie Sanders Visits Madison During Midwest Swing

Author: Martin Rakacolli Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders came to Madison on Friday to host a rally. According to Sanders campaign representatives, about 2,400 people were in attendance to watch Sanders give a speech outlining his beliefs and positions. The Read More >

Beto O’Rourke Visits UW-Madison

  Author: Will Kenneally Beto O’Rourke, a former Texas congressman who many suspect will make a 2020 presidential bid, visited UW-Madison on a swing through the midwest. O’Rourke did not make any noise on whether he was going to run … Read More >