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Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Clinton speaks as rival Sanders listens during the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates' debate in Flint

Clinton, Sanders Clash Over Trade And Auto Bailout In Michigan Debate

Flint provided a dramatic backdrop for the pair — who were actually willing to discuss the systematic failures that led to the poisoning of an entire city.

March 6, 2016
Global Warming, Climate Change, Trump

Democratic Candidates Must Remain The Standard Bearers On Climate Change

Failing to address climate change is a mistake—one the party, the nation, and ultimately the world cannot afford to repeat at next Sunday’s fourth Democratic Debate.

January 11, 2016

At First Debate Democrats Clash (Gently) Over Who Can Be The Most Pragmatic Progressive

Even when the Democratic candidates disagreed, the first debate was largely an appeal to pragmatism, conciliation, and — for the most part — unapologetically progressive principles.

October 14, 2015
Martin O'Malley

The Other Democrats: Martin O’Malley, Former Maryland Governor

For those who may not be familiar with O’Malley, for whom Tuesday night’s debate represents perhaps his last significant opportunity to make an impression on voters, here’s a primer on this progressive politician.

October 13, 2015

How Bernie Sanders And Hillary Clinton Differ

When the two top-polling candidates for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination face off for the first time Tuesday in the first Democratic debate, it will be hard to escape the fact that they have had very different approaches to major issues from war to paychecks. Here’s a preview of the areas where they differ.

October 10, 2015