For the first time, Biden said he would not accept donations from fossil fuel companies or executives and joined almost a dozen other rivals in the Democratic race in calling for a ban on new oil and gas leasing on federal land and waters - instead focusing on deploying renewables. Kamala Harris of California and Elizabeth Warren of MA had leads that were within the poll's margin of error.
"Access to abortion should not depend on where a person lives or how much money a person makes", the ACLU added in a tweet. "We must repeal the Hyde Amendment", California Sen. "They should be nonnegotiable for all Democrats".
Sanders came in third place, with 44 percent of the vote to Trump's 47 percent.
Tweeting from the USA ambassador's residence in London, Trump mocked Biden for low-turnout rallies and a plagiarism scandal with the potentially to critically wound the Democratic presidential candidate.
Still, Biden's dual focus on coal towns and nonwhite communities reflects political lessons from 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's loss. Democrats also unseated two Republican incumbents in the Texas Senate. Sens. Gillibrand, Harris, Amy Klobuchar, Warren, Sanders and Cory Booker are among the co-sponsors of a bill Illinois Sen.
"My plan calls for, its a staggering number to use in a state like mine and DE, but $1.7 million dollars of investment over the next 10 years to ensure that this country is 100% clean economy net zero emissions by 2050", he said. When the woman asks again, Biden responds that "it can't stay".
Biden spoke of building a new "green infrastructure", which he said meant millions of union jobs. Trump was the first Republican presidential candidate to carry MI since George H.W. Bush in 1988.
"He has not at this point changed his position on the Hyde Amendment". "But his campaign has now told NBC he still supports Hyde". "Abortion is a constitutional right".
Former vice president Joe Biden holds a campaign event at the IBEW Local 490 on Tuesday in Concord, N.H.
Planned Parenthood's executive director, Kelly Robinson, also knocked Biden. At age 76, Biden should know better, and he should hire better people. "I marched with tens of thousands of others to change attitudes. Women should control their own bodies - period", he wrote in a May 21 email to supporters criticizing largely Republican-controlled states that had recently enacted strict new limits on abortion rights.
In a statement Wednesday, Ilyse Hogue, president of the abortion rights group NARAL, said there is "no political or ideological excuse" for Biden's support for the amendment, which she said "translates into discrimination against poor women and women of color plain and simple". "As soon as we were made aware of it, we updated to include the proper citations", Biden's team told Business Insider.