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#WashWeekPBS Extra: Democrats clash on the 2020 campaign trail

at 4:52 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

ROBERT COSTA: Welcome to the Washington Week Extra. I’m Robert Costa. The Iowa caucuses are just weeks away, and six of the Democratic contenders were on the debate stage Tuesday in Des Moines. Senator Elizabeth Warren and Senator Bernie Sanders squared off over a private conversation. SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS (I-VT): (From video.) Anybody who knows

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PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan 13, 2020

January 14, 2020 at 6:50 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: backlash in Iran. Massive public protests are met with violence following the admission that Iran’s military down a passenger jet. Then: An impeachment trial of President Trump is imminent. As the U.S. Senate prepares for this next step, we examine the strategies being deployed

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Taiwan 2020 Elections: Hong Kong protests turn vote into referendum on China

January 12, 2020 at 12:52 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

Lu stout has this.>>It may look like a rock festival but it is an election rally in Taiwan. Produced by metal rocker turned politician, Freddy Lynn. He is running for reelection in parliament as an independent and he is — he supports tied for gaining their respective western nations like the U.S. As well as

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Taiwan 2020 Election: Tsai Ing-wen wins second presidential term

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‘S been interpreted as a blow to beijing, as well. It was a landslide victory for Taiwan’s incumbent president. She won re-election. Her party, the dpp won a majority in parliament. On top of that, she broke a record. She won the highest number of votes since the first direct presidential election in Taiwan decades

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PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan 9, 2020

January 11, 2020 at 11:50 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. On the “NewsHour” tonight: The U.S. now believes an Iranian missile brought down a Ukraine-bound passenger jet, killing all on board. Then: balance of power. As the U.S. and Iran de-escalate tensions, House Democrats move to restrict the president’s ability to call military strikes. And rollback. The White

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In Taiwan, presidential election brings long-simmering tensions with China to the surface

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JUDY WOODRUFF: Voters in Taiwan elect their next president on Saturday. For decades, the island’s status has been a contentious issue between the United States and mainland China. The communist government in Beijing considers Taiwan a breakaway province that needs to ultimately come under its control. The United States considers the island a real democracy,

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“In Taiwan, presidential election brings long-simmering tensions with China to the surface”