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NBC News 21 Sep 2019

2020 Presidential Candidates Take On LGBTQ Issues At GLAAD Forum

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The candidates, including Vice President Joe Biden, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and Sen. Cory Booker defended their records and outlined plans to protect the LGBTQ community in a GLAAD forum discussion in Iowa.


The Texas Tribune partnered with the South by Southwest festival to hold a town hall-style event featuring 2020 presidential candidates. Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith joined CBSN to discuss what we learned about the state of the race.
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NBC News' Jacob Soboroff details where the 2020 presidential candidates stand on the issue of providing a path to citizenship.
As the school year kicks off, presidential candidates are looking to students to help them win the White House. This week, South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg and former Vice President Joe Biden both announced new campus outreach programs aimed at mobilizing young voters in America. CBS News 2020 campaign reporter Jack Turman joins CBSN for this edition of 2020 Daily Trail Markers.

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