Election 2020

Sanders Stands by Defense of Castro, Cuba: 'It's Unfair to … Say Everything Is Bad'

Bernie Sanders appears to praise Fidel Castro in comments made during the 2016 Democratic campaign. These comments are back in the spotlight again with Sanders’ recent success in Iowa, New Hampshire and Nevada. A self-described Democratic Socialist, he is considered the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination.

5 Takeaways from the Nevada Democratic Presidential Debate

The 2020 Democratic presidential contenders faced off Wednesday at a televised debate in Las Vegas.

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) met on the debate stage at the Paris Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

Here are five takeaways from the night:

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