Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders blasted President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus outbreak during a Democratic debate on Sunday and offered competing visions of leadership during a widening crisis that has upended the daily lives of Americans.
Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden has endorsed former rival Elizabeth Warren's plan to reform consumer bankruptcy laws including allowing relief of student loan debt, incorporating proposals by the party's progressive wing into the moderate frontrunner's campaign.
The hashtag #JoeMentum has become popular after Biden's strong performance on Super Tuesday. Sanders received a devastating blow in losing the state of MI, among others.
The former vice president was then a Senator from DE, where several financial services and credit card companies are located.More news: Covid-19: 'Fit' Walsall nurse and mother-of-three in critical condition
Kyle McMurtry, a senior political science major from Detroit, provided his thoughts about last week's primary.
"If you have the virus, that will be paid for", Sanders said.
Sanders and Joe Biden are addressing how they'd respond to the new virus during the first questions in Sunday's Democratic presidential debate. "We're at war with the virus".
Sanders enters the debate with a large deficit of delegates and a list of hard competitions before him on Tuesday. They said they were taking personal steps to stay healthy - avoiding crowds, washing hands and having their campaign staffs work from home. Henry is from Atlanta and majors in political science at Howard University.More news: First positive Coronavirus case reported in North-East India; statement here
Biden accused Sanders of framing the crisis falsely, saying that that all of the care required by those impacted by the coronavirus will be paid by the federal government, pointing to a bill passed by the House of Representatives on Saturday that would provide free testing, paid sick leave and paid family leave. Both campaigns had events scheduled in Cleveland.
Biden pointed to Italy, which has suffered massive deaths to the coronavirus, overtaking China as the epicenter, according to the World Health Organization.
"Lets get this straight-energy has been for me", Biden said. Should I go to the doctor? Nelson is a junior global business major with a concentration in emerging nations from Piscataway, New Jersey.
Biden and Sanders skipped a handshake, greeting each other instead with an elbow bump, then took their positions at podiums spaced 6 feet apart in keeping with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for limiting the spread of the novel coronavirus. The debate will be held without a live audience.More news: Taylor Swift Responds To Full Kanye West Phone Call Leak