Last updated nov 16, 2015 2:30 pm est the democratic presidential candidates faced off on foreign policy and domestic issues at drake university in iowa on november 14, 2015 cbs news hosted the debate john dickerson: good evening, i'm john dickerson of cbs news in des moines, iowa. Fun fact: there are 174 people running for the democratic nomination for president you likely know hillary clinton and bernie sanders — they've gotten almost all the media attention but tonight's democratic debate (which we'll be live blogging beginning short after 8 pm edt) will also feature three of. At this point, the only candidate officially in the race is maryland congressman john delaney the businessman-turned-politician, who announced his bid in july, has already visited iowa five times and resides at the opposite end of the democratic spectrum from mr sanders and his fellow progressives. Heading into the home stretch of the unexpectedly close iowa caucus, an anxious hillary clinton is increasingly wielding foreign policy and national security as a weapon against bernie 17 democratic debate, “i think what we've got to do is move as aggressively as we can to normalize relations with iran. Todd: good evening, and welcome to the msnbc democratic candidates debate maddow: we are super excited to be here at the university of new hampshire tonight, this is the first time that hillary clinton and bernie sanders have squared off exactly like this face-to-face, just one-on-one, just the. Democratic presidential candidate hillary clinton spoke to supporters on the night of the iowa caucuses, in the middle of a close contest with sen bernie hillary clinton's iowa victory speech: i look forward to debating bernie sanders clinton says in iowa she is a 'progressive who gets things done. Hillary clinton came out swinging in thursday night's democratic debate, hosted by msnbc, accusing bernie sanders of carrying out an 'artful smear' both candidates had good nights and the biggest applause of the evening was, tellingly, about how much better they both are than republicans.
Hillary and bernie have waged campaigns full of vision, ideas and promise — and have shown us the best in american politics two days before the iowa caucus, he packed a standing-room crowd into a university of iowa sports facility the rally concluded with sanders, cornel west and members of. A new poll suggests democratic presidential candidates bernie sanders and hillary clinton are in a statistical dead heat, with five days remaining before the iowa caucuses favored by 45 percent this four-point spread is within the margin of error bernie sanders's ideas sound good in theory, in theory isn't enough. Hillary clinton has widened her lead to 25 percentage points in the race for the democratic presidential nomination, a new wall street journal/nbc news poll aggregates of recent polls show the contests to be close in both states, with mrs clinton edging mr sanders in iowa and the vermont senator. The 2016 democratic party presidential debates occurred among candidates in the campaign for the party's nomination for president of the united states in the 2016 presidential election the democratic national committee (dnc) announced in may 2015 that there would be six debates in february 2016, clinton's and.
In an interview with the des moines register, sanders described how an aide handling his social media accounts noticed an uptick in “horrific and ugly things” directed at clinton beginning around september 2016 — long after the democratic nomination had been decided, and while sanders himself was. In comparison with clinton, who has many advisers, her democratic rival sanders has no foreign policy operation to speak of. Bernie is now posting his best poll numbers of the campaign to date, as he excitedly pointed out in a moment that echoed donald trump's matter-of-fact citation of polling at thursday's republican debate he's only 4 points behind in iowa and gaining, solidly ahead in new hampshire, and has momentum. At 9 pm saturday night, democratic presidential candidates hillary clinton, bernie sanders, and martin o'malley will gather in des moines, iowa for their second official debate, out of a total of six, to be aired on cbs (there was also a “candidates forum” held last week in south carolina hosted by.
In the final days before she and bernie sanders face the voters of iowa, hillary clinton is leveling the same attack she leveled against barack obama president obama doesn't support that idea he doesn't articulate the benefits of warmer relations particularly well, but they're not hard to grasp. She used the final debate before voting starts in iowa and new hampshire to make a case to faithful supporters of obama, who some clinton allies worry might be shifting to sanders she'll need them to build a winning coalition capable of winning the democratic nomination and mounting a successful race. Campaigning in iowa recently, hillary clinton, who is facing tightening primary races in key early states, made a shift she went after her rival for the democratic nomination, bernie sanders, and she hit him on foreign policy “senator sanders doesn't talk very much about foreign policy,” clinton told the.
Mr sanders responded by invoking her 2002 vote to authorize the iraq war to question her judgment and recalled that, in the 2008 democratic primary, she had called mr obama naïve “because he thought it was a good idea to talk to our enemies” mrs clinton, asked if mr sanders could win the general. Bernie sanders proved he'll be a tough competitor in iowa and new hampshire hillary clinton showed she's up to the challenge.
The democratic debate sunday felt like something from the cnn archives the nafta trade deal the brady bill against guns bill clinton's jobs records a crime bill and welfare reform all came up at different points in the two-hour debate as both hillary clinton and bernie sanders put the 1990s — and. Hillary clinton, the us democratic presidential front-runner, used a televised debate on sunday to accuse her rival, bernie sanders, of being inconsistent the vermont senator is winning in new hampshire, and is only four points behind mrs clinton in iowa: he either had to implode or she had to put in a.
Bernie sanders and hillary clinton during first democratic party debate others seeking the democratic nomination that year included former iowa governor ( now us agriculture secretary) tom vilsack, senator chris dodd of i also could be labelled very liberal in many of my ideas and beliefs i am not. The last debate, held in iowa the day after the paris terrorist attacks, was punctuated by hits on clinton's foreign policy record, including her vote as a us senator to authorize the 2003 a realclearpolitics average of polls over the past month gives sanders a 5-point advantage in new hampshire. Democratic presidential candidate sen bernie sanders spoke to supporters after the iowa caucuses, where he was locked in a close contest with hillary clinto.