• The Fifth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News
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    The Fifth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News

    “No time to waste — let’s get right to it.” “First of all, we have a criminal living in the White House.” “The president felt free to break the law again and again and again. And that’s what’s happened with Ukraine.” “By the way, I learned something about these impeachment trials. I learned, No. 1, that Donald Trump doesn’t want me to be the nominee.” “We cannot simply be consumed by Donald Trump. Because if we are, you know what? We’re going to lose the election.” Black voters are pissed off and they’re worried. They’re pissed off because the only time our issues seem to be really paid attention to…

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    The Fifth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News

    “No time to waste — let’s get right to it.” “First of all, we have a criminal living in the White House.” “The president felt free to break the law again and again and again. And that’s what’s happened with Ukraine.” “By the way, I learned something about these impeachment trials. I learned, No. 1, that Donald Trump doesn’t want me to be the nominee.” “We cannot simply be consumed by Donald Trump. Because if we are, you know what? We’re going to lose the election.” Black voters are pissed off and they’re worried. They’re pissed off because the only time our issues seem to be really paid attention to…

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    The Fourth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News

    “This is the CNN/New York Times Democratic presidential debate.”“Sometimes there are issues thatare bigger than politics.And I think that’s the case with this impeachment inquiry.”“In my judgment, Trump is the mostcorrupt president in the history of this country.”“He has committed crimes in plain sight.And on this issue with Ukraine,he has been selling out our democracy.”“I want to give a reality check here to Elizabeth,because no one on this stage wants to protect billionaires.Not even the billionaire wants to protect billionaires.We just have different approaches.Your idea is not the only idea.”“You have not specified how you’regoing to pay for the most expensive plan,‘Medicare for all.’Will you raise taxes on the middle…

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    The Fourth 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments | NYT News

    “This is the CNN/New York Times Democratic presidential debate.”“Sometimes there are issues thatare bigger than politics.And I think that’s the case with this impeachment inquiry.”“In my judgment, Trump is the mostcorrupt president in the history of this country.”“He has committed crimes in plain sight.And on this issue with Ukraine,he has been selling out our democracy.”“I want to give a reality check here to Elizabeth,because no one on this stage wants to protect billionaires.Not even the billionaire wants to protect billionaires.We just have different approaches.Your idea is not the only idea.”“You have not specified how you’regoing to pay for the most expensive plan,‘Medicare for all.’Will you raise taxes on the middle…

  • The First 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments, Day 2 | NYT News
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    The First 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments, Day 2 | NYT News

    “Senator Sanders —”“We need a political revolution.”“Repeal that tax bill that benefits the top 1 percent.”“If we had a value-added tax, even half the European level —”“If we turn toward socialism,we run the risk of helping to re-electthe worst president in American history.”“There need not be disagreement in the party,because in truth we want healthy capitalism.”“Joe Biden was right when he said it was timeto pass the torch to a new generation of Americans,32 years ago.”“I’m still holding on to that torch.”“The fact that somebody has a younger bodydoesn’t mean you don’t have old ideas.”“I would like to speak on the issue of race.Vice President Biden,I do not believe you…

  • The First 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments, Day 1 | NYT News
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    The First 2019 Democratic Debate: Key Moments, Day 1 | NYT News

    [intro music]“Who is this economy really working for?It’s doing great for a thinner and thinner slice at the top.”“Senator Warren —”“Senator Warren?”“Senator Warren?” “Senator Warren?”“You know, I’m very different than everyone elsehere on this stage.”“Something that sets me apart —”“I was an entrepreneur.”“I’ve been raising a black son.”“I’m proud to have been the first governor —”“I think I’m the only one —”“— to stand up against Donald Trump’sheinous Muslim ban.”“I hear gunshots in my neighborhood.”“I enlisted in the Army National Guardafter the Al Qaeda terror attacks on 9/11.”“I’m one of the few candidates in this racewith executive experience.”“Who here would abolish their private health insurancein favor of a government-run plan?Just a…