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Biden hires new aides to boost outreach to people of color

The new campaign members, all people of color, are part of a broader strategy to engage core voters.
Joe Biden announces Thursday a plan to spur American products and research, part of a shift in both parties away from free trade and toward protecting U.S. workers and businesses.
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“I think it’s dangerous to set as the main protagonist of your campaign somebody other than yourself,” one activist said.
The rapper, who has been friendly with President Trump, told Forbes magazine that he will run under the banner of the Birthday Party and has a running mate lined up.
Joe Biden leveled a sharp attack on the Trump campaign Tuesday for going after Tammy Duckworth. A Purple Heart recipient and potential Biden running mate, Duckworth had urged a “dialogue” on removing statues of George Washington.
Republicans, meanwhile, have made reclaiming ground in the state and its suburbs a key part of their remote hope of regaining the House majority in November.
As the GOP presses ahead with plans for a mass gathering in Florida next month amid the pandemic, some party leaders say they’ll stay away while others vow to attend.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, an honorary co-chairman, will attend, and Sens. Mike Braun and Rick Scott said they will, too.
The president’s unfounded accusations that voting by mail causes widespread fraud could end up undercutting Republican candidates, alarmed party strategists say.
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As even Southern Republicans urge their party to move past the flag debate, Trump goes in the opposite direction.
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Biden: ‘To fix the economy we have to get control over' coronavirus
“The president wants us to believe there’s a choice between the economy and public health,” presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said June 25.
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