July 23, 2019: Joe Biden released his criminal justice platform on Tuesday. Kamala Harris introduced two bills on water infrastructure and marijuana-related offenses.
Which presidential election had the highest estimated voter turnout?
“Since entering the presidential race, Ms. Warren has taken pictures with more than 38,000 people, her campaign estimates. Ms. Warren says the photos are part of her effort to build what she likes to call a ‘grass-roots movement.’ …
Other Democratic candidates also take pictures with voters, even if they lack the well-orchestrated selfie line that Ms. Warren employs. Senator Bernie Sanders recently started forming a selfie line at his events. Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s campaign has promised photos to people who spring for $500 or $1,000 tickets to some grass-roots fund-raisers. …
In a primary race where Democrats have two dozen candidates to choose from, a personal moment with the candidate can make a difference.”
– Thomas Kaplan, Tamir Kalifa, and Eden Weingart, The New York Times
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Flashback: July 23, 2015
Donald Trump toured the U.S.-Mexico border in Laredo, Texas.