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United States presidential election of 2020
United States government

United States presidential election of 2020

United States government

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  • Bennet, Michael
    In Michael Bennet

    …Bennet announced his candidacy for president in 2020. He stated that one of his reasons for running was to “restore integrity to the government.” Shortly after entering the presidential race, Bennet published The Land of Flickering Lights: Restoring America in an Age of Broken Politics (2019).

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de Blasio

  • Bill de Blasio
    In Bill de Blasio: Mayor of New York City

    …Blasio announced that he was running for president the following year, joining a crowded field that included 22 other Democrats. However, he was unable to garner much support, and he dropped out of the race in September.

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  • Gillibrand, Kirsten
    In Kirsten Gillibrand

    …she was seeking the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. However, she struggled to attract support, and in August 2019 she withdrew from the race.

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  • Steyer, Tom
    In Tom Steyer

    …that he would seek the U.S. presidency, in January 2019 Steyer announced that he would not run. However, six months later he entered the race, vowing to spend at least $100 million on his campaign.

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  • Warren, Elizabeth
    In Elizabeth Warren

    …the field for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020 when she announced her candidacy at the end of December 2018.

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