All News Articles for 2020-02-10

Monday, February 10, 2020
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y) and Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) stand together during his campaign event at the Whittemore Center Arena on February 10, 2020 in Durham, New Hampshire. The state's Democratic primary is tomorrow. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images) At New Hampshire Rally, Sanders Calls on 7,500+ Supporters to 'Transform America' on Primary Day
"The one percent may be powerful, but there are a lot more people in the 99 percent."
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) speaks during a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in the Venice Beach neighborhood of Los Angeles on December 21, 2019. 'We Are at a Crossroads in Our Democracy,' Says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at New Hampshire Bernie Rally
"We have to nominate somebody with a political revolution at their back."
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Former Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner speaks before Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders takes the stage for a town hall discussion about health care on July 25, 2019 in Los Angeles. Watch: What Is a 'Practical' Democratic Candidate? Sanders Co-Chair Nina Turner Has Some Thoughts
"Does being 'practical' mean that we don't say to the American people that you deserve better than what you are getting?"
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks during a Town Hall at the Hanover Inn Dartmouth on February 09, 2020 in Hanover, New Hampshire. Bernie Sanders Takes Lead Nationally as Biden Nosedives Post-Iowa: Quinnipiac Poll
"This poll reflects a fundamentally different race than pre-Iowa, one in which Bernie Sanders is the clear front-runner."
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sea level rise scenarios Amplifying Urgent Need to Slash Emissions, New Map Series Shows How Climate Crisis Could Impact Europe
An E.U. agency's new project illustrates how heatwaves, droughts, forest fires, windstorms, heavy rain, flooding, storm surges, and sea level rise could affect certain regions and cities across the continent.
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ground beetle on a plant Save the Insects, Save Ourselves: Researchers Sound Alarm on Bugpocalypse
New papers detail severe threats facing insects, how their plight is intertwined with humanity's, and the available solutions to address the crisis.
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'Of, By, and For the 1%': Sanders Condemns Trump Budget as 'Immoral Document' Designed to Hurt Families and Children
"What kind of unbelievable moral framework allowed this White House to propose $182 billion in cuts to nutrition assistance from needy families, when nearly one in seven households with children are food insecure?"
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Giselle Hart of Rights and Democracy New Hampshire and Marcela Mulholland of the Sunrise Movement at UNH campus Monday. Pro-Sanders Canvassers Target Youth Vote With Unprecedented GOTV Ahead of New Hampshire Primary
"We've never, ever seen this kind of organization and mobilization before," said one volunteer.
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With Primary 24 Hours Away, Sanders Extends Lead Over Buttigieg in New Hampshire Poll
"The name of the game here is electorate expansion," said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, "and bringing people out to vote that the normal political establishment counts on not turning out."
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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Calling for Global Action, WHO Chief Says World May Only Be Seeing 'Tip of the Iceberg' With Coronavirus
The outbreak, first reported in China late last year, has killed at least 910 people and infected over 40,500 others worldwide.
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Schumer Demands Every Agency Inspector General Investigate Trump's "Shameful" and "Illegal" Retaliation Against Whistleblowers
The Senate Minority Leader warned of a "dangerous, growing pattern of retaliation against those who report wrongdoing only to find themselves targeted by the president and subject to his wrath and vindictiveness."
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Trump Budget to Propose 'Savage' Cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security While Hiking Pentagon and Wall Funds
"This budget is Trump's pledge that as long as he stays in office, slashing Social Security, Medicaid, and whatever's left of SNAP will remain a White House priority."
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