But he reserved direct appeals for his closing argument. Clinton pivoted to attacking Sanders on other issues. Here are five takeaways.
The tone was loud — the debate was conducted at a near yell for the entire two hours — and at times even sarcastic.
Perhaps the most powerful moment came when Sanders was asked about his Judaism, which he has been accused of downplaying on the campaign trail. When not talking past each other, they glared and rolled their eyes. The dynamic produced a fiery and illuminating debate. The progressive base, though so far not the wide party coalition, has caught up with where Sanders has been along.
Clinton and Sanders also tussled over whether gun manufacturers should be legal liable when their weapons are used in crimes. I know about what crazy and radical, and extremist politics mean. Clinton referred in emotional terms to the Sandy Hook massacre and told Sanders: And it was beyond belief that children in Flint, Michigan, in the United States of America in the year are being poisoned.
Sanders recalled his meetings with residents: Maine caucus results Sanders and Clinton have both been campaigning hard in Michigan, which holds its primary on Tuesday. Clinton on offense Clinton has typically alternated between ignoring and attacking Sanders, but tonight, she delivered some of her fiercest pummeling yet.
Hillary Clinton says she will not take anything for granted in the race. Sanders has said his support for the law was in part an effort to protect small gun shops in his home state of Vermont. Sanders has work to do if he hopes to win the state; Clinton is leading him by a double digit margin, according to the RealClearPolitics polling average.
He did, however, announce that he will release his tax returns Friday. The candidates repeatedly spoke over each other, leading moderator Wolf Blitzer of CNN to scold them like children. Her introduction to the political stage came inwhen her husband, then-Arkansas Gov.
The argument at times was a toxic well of lefty political debates, with each adopting positions that would be familiar to any college dorm room debater.
There were also moments of levity during the debate. And he knocked Clinton for devoting so little time to the plight of Palestinians in her recent speech to AIPAC, the Jewish lobby group that Sanders snubbed last month by declining to speak to them.
Sanders has been in politics a long time as well but always on the outskirts. Was that before or after you received huge sums of money from them? The gun manufacturers sell guns to make as much money as they can.
A debate conducted in all caps All signs suggested this would be the most feisty debate yet between the Democratic nominees, and it did not disappoint. Bill Clinton, made a show of taking time off the presidential campaign trail to oversee the execution of a black man in Arkansas.
This time, rather than trying to answer the question. Hillary Clinton has evolved with her party and adroitly found the pulse of the broad Democratic coalition.
Each campaign was given tickets to hand out to loyal fans.A real primary debate needs the elements that both Sanders and Clinton provide: on one hand, a fundamental examination of what drives the system and a vision that speaks to the party’s essential.
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