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May 07, 2020 - 5:56 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Democratic members of the state’s Board of Elections filed an appeal Wednesday of a federal judge's reinstatement of the New York presidential primary. The appeal by board Commissioner Andrew Spano and other members comes a day after the June 23 primary was reinstated by U.S...
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May 04, 2020 - 8:45 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Lawyers for supporters of withdrawn presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Andrew Yang on Monday urged a judge to overrule New York state’s decision to cancel its 2020 Democratic presidential primary. The lawyers for would-be delegates including Yang argued that the state...
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April 08, 2020 - 12:25 pm
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has officially suspended his 2020 presidential campaign.
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March 16, 2020 - 1:00 am
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders sought in the Democratic debate to cast themselves as best-positioned to lead the nation through a global pandemic, uniting in their criticism of President Donald Trump's response to the fast-moving coronavirus but...
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Brendan Keany
March 11, 2020 - 6:43 pm
As Joe Biden has become the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination, will Sanders supporters automatically show support?
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Tom Puckett
February 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Bernie Sanders entered the 2020 Democratic nomination sweepstakes Tuesday, but while he has some advantages, he'll have to outlast a field running on the message he campaigned on in 2016. Both UB's Jacob Neiheisel and GOP strategist Carl Calabrese says Sanders has the advantage...
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September 10, 2018 - 9:24 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is backing challenger Jumaane Williams over incumbent Kathy Hochul in the Democratic primary for New York lieutenant governor. Sanders, a Democrat, announced his endorsements on Monday. As a leading and influential progressive, Sanders'...
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(WBEN) - Believe it or not, some people are already looking forward to the 2020 Presidential campaign, and who might challenge Donald Trump. Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and even Andrew Cuomo have all been mentioned as potential candidates. One of the other names floating around, though, could be...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - The runoff election in Georgia to replace Congressman turned Cabinet Member Tom Price has ended with a victory for the Republicans, and reaction is now pouring in from across the country. Despite outspending Republican Karen Handel, the Democrats suffered another election loss...
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Dave Debo
May 16, 2017 - 6:25 am
(WBEN) Buffalo's native Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul says she will run for Lt. Governor in 2018, and is ruling out a challenge to Cong. Chris Collins and a return to the seat she briefly held before he defeated her. Hochul tells the New York Daily News that she anticipates running with Cuomo in 2018, the...
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