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CNN Opinion: Joe Biden is a man of heart and purpose. But he shouldn’t be president

(CNN) (By Jill Fillipovic) If anything was clear from Joe Biden’s CNN town hall on Monday evening, it is that Biden has served his country honorably — and that he should not be president of the United States.

There were a handful of bright moments for Biden during the town hall, beginning (and perhaps ending) with foreign policy, a weak point for many of his opponents. Asked whether we need so many US troops overseas, Biden differentiated between bases abroad and troops in combat, outlining a hope to scale back foreign wars without making America retreat from the global stage. It was the kind of lucid and thoughtful answer that has earned Biden the trust of so many Democratic voters, and that stands in such sharp contrast to the current President.

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Biden holds a narrow lead in new New Hampshire poll

Washington (CNN)A new Quinnipiac University poll in New Hampshire shows former Vice President Joe Biden holding a narrow edge in the race for the Democratic nomination for president in the state. With fewer than 100 days to go until New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary, Biden stands at 20%, with Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts at 16%, South Bend, Indiana, Mayor… Continue Reading

Biden on Trump: “My job is just to go beat him”

Biden on Trump: “My job is just to go beat him”

From CNN’s “Town Hall” Promoting Joe Biden on Veteran’s Day Former Vice President Joe Biden said impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump could convince independents and Republicans to oppose Trump. Asked at a CNN town hall Monday night whether impeachment proceedings would help or hurt Democrats in the 2020 election, Biden answered that — no… Continue Reading