"And that little girl was me".
"It was clear everyone wanted a shot at Biden tonight", but not every punch landed, Late Night's Seth Meyers said. "He was not prepared".
Biden tried to shoot back at Harris by going after her record as a prosecutor in California, which some see as Harris' Achilles heel in the fight to win over black and progressive voters.
So Biden, as a young senator, backed a lot of legislation that got rid of or defunded these federal mandates.
The general consensus among pundits is that Harris won the night, handling questions, as well as her opponents, with directness and a commanding presence that helped her rise above the noise. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.). They dominated their nights. "And they also showed, most importantly, that either one of them can go toe to toe with Donald Trump, and beat him", Katz said about the Republican president.
During a news conference on June 28, 1977, then-Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand interjected to claim credit for writing a transition plan in the proposed leglislation being pushed by the Vermont senator.
When Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday spoke about her support for the Equality Act, which extends civil rights protections to LGBTQ Americans, New Jersey Sen.
Sylvia Chapman, 60, of Chicago, attended Mr Biden's speech and said Thursday's confrontation between Ms Harris and Mr Biden was "just a few minutes of talk". Her campaign seized on the moment, tweeting the photo of Harris as a little girl and selling "That Little Girl Was Me" t-shirts for $30 on her campaign website.
But the big question after the first debates of the primary season isn't just who's leading, but who will last until the next round.
"Because I couldn't get it done", said Buttigieg.
"Donald Trump thinks Wall Street built America". Rising juniors born before November will be able to vote in the general election, and rising seniors born before March 3 will be eligible to vote in not only the general election but the MA primary as well. The brainy MA senator and anti-Wall Street crusader answered each moderator's question head-on, and flexed her policy know-how easily within the 60-second time limits.
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"Is this true? Wow", Trump Jr. tweeted during Thursday's Democratic 2020 primary debate.
"She dominated the discussion".
He also offered two of the night's more interesting lines: "If more guns made us safer, we would be the safest country on earth".
The first debate saw Warren employ turbo-liberal economic populism and blame directed at, among many other entities, large pharmaceutical companies and multi-billion dollar corporations early, and there was no moderate of a high enough caliber to turn the conversation away from Warren's message. That's because, according to polling, Biden entered the debate the front-runner mainly for three reasons: 1.
These debates showed the mettle of Warren and Harris while displaying a disappointing performance for Biden and Sanders.
Buttigieg took a moment during his closing remarks to be visible, noting that he "has experienced being in a marriage that exists by the grace of a single vote on the U.S. Supreme Court".
"What good does it do to any of us to assert pride of privilege in oppression", said Carr. "And Trump is already painting them as the socialist party", Chabria said.
In a debate that focused heavily on immigration, health care, income equality, civil rights and taxation policy, foreign policy barely featured Thursday, in part because the NBC moderators did not emphasize it as much as they did when a separate tranche of ten candidates appeared on the stage the night before.
Sanders and Marianne Williamson, a self-help author, were the Jewish candidates on the stage. Sen.
"Why has that not improved over your two terms as mayor?" ask Maddow.
None of this should be construed as an attack on Harris's history or her accomplishments.