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What The Democrats Said About Trump During The 1st Debates

9 ways the Democrats characterized Donald Trump in the debates. 👀

Second Night of the 2020 Democratic Debate

Lots of Democratic voters wanted the 10 candidates on the Democratic debate stage to put some emphasis on the issues they’re been pining for like climate change and gun control, while refraining from focusing too heavily on President Trump. For the most part, they did. But only Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio didn't mention Trump at all. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) name-dropped the president most often, racking up nine mentions on the evening, with Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) next up at seven. Altogether, the candidates brought up Trump 35 times in two hours.

The eight contenders who did mention the president didn't say anything that grabbed Trump's twitter attention, either — at least as of yet. The president had threatened to live-tweet the debate, but he mostly remained quiet aside from talking about how boring the event was and criticizing the NBC network for experiencing technical difficulties. The runner-up at this debate was Pete Buttigieg. He presented himself very capably, more earnest new potential leader than youthful upstart. The greatest disappointment was Kirsten Gillibrand, for way too much interrupting and overtalking –-not a good look when you are trying to sell yourself to people who may be seeing you for the first time. And let's just say that Biden and Sanders did not have their best nights.

In general, all of the Democratic Candidates deserve minimal praise for discussing immigration in a sympathetic way, with policy ideas instead of disagreeable rhetoric. Whether the topic was migrant children or decriminalizing unauthorized entries, everyone on the stage demonstrated that they comprehend the distinctions and realities of this complex issue far more than the current president. One thing was clear. These candidates were certainly ready to take each other on -- as well as president Trump. Unlike the first night’s much more pleasant gathering, members of this group jumped in, interrupting and blitzing each other’s policies, almost from jump. In a way, you can’t necessarily blame them; they had the advantage of foreseeing what a few of the questions would be -- so they were ready to rumble.

Brut.

06/28/2019 10:22 AMupdated: 06/28/2019 1:24 PM
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  • Abraham Y.
    06/28/2019 10:30

    A little girl and senile Biden. After witnessing the debate of the presidential hopefuls, it's now quite transparent that nobody can match Trump. Nobody has a political agenda. But Trump has a political ideology and has the capability to tackle mountain of global issues. Trumpism is now sweeping across Europe. Trump alone can block the defiant invasion of migrants and has the guts and stamina to deal with terror state Iran and to cripple it's power in the Middle East ( tanker attack in the Gulf).

  • Zac S.
    06/28/2019 10:37

    How about you also post the questions they where replying to so we can get the full context?

  • Yasdnil S.
    06/28/2019 10:47

    more & rampant unlisted immigrants being caught, 😨😨

  • Korey C.
    06/28/2019 11:35

    Living rent free in deranged liberals heads for 2 years

  • Dave J.
    06/28/2019 11:44

    They will loose again if they keep going like this

  • Anthony B.
    06/28/2019 12:06

    donald trump thank you guys in advance 🤣

  • Andrew M.
    06/28/2019 12:18

    THE CLOWN SHOW!

  • Didine D.
    06/28/2019 12:20

    EXACTLY!!!

  • Chris V.
    06/28/2019 12:21

    Wow! They said Donald Trump was a pathological liar, what do you suppose that makes them? Because every last one of them are beyond pathological liars!

  • Debi A.
    06/28/2019 12:36

    Yea, After the last 2 nights demon-rats arguing over everything from bussing to who knows what....... I think the Russians are gonna trick me into voting for Trump again......#TRUMP2020

  • James P.
    06/28/2019 13:14

    Democrats are ruining the country

  • Steve M.
    06/28/2019 13:16

    Idiot convention

  • Gregory S.
    06/28/2019 16:39

    Every single one of you idiots are the biggest threat to this country!

  • Wild K.
    06/28/2019 16:46

    Trump is a trumpet prick that All

  • Sultan K.
    06/28/2019 17:18

    Trump is the biggest clown 🤡

  • Jack B.
    06/28/2019 17:43

    Why are they not debating each other?

  • Beau G.
    06/28/2019 17:52

    Right? They've got Trump madness. He's done his job..thise guys are mad cuz it set back the agenda..and gave back some freedoms that were subverting taken. The struggle is real.

  • Beau G.
    06/28/2019 17:55

    I dint see hiw processing these people at the border. Why not just say..your here illegally and shiw them the door..With a plan in place with the Mexican Govt. To help these souls get to wherever. Idk..nothings perfect..or ever will be, but the process is way overcomplicated.

  • Brut
    06/28/2019 18:55

    These are the 2020 candidates who want to impeach President Trump: https://www.businessinsider.com/who-supports-impeachment-major-democrats-2020-candidates-want-impeach-trump-2019-5

  • Abraham Y.
    06/28/2019 19:29

    Prosecutorial experience and toughness of Kamala can trounce Biden but not Trump. A little girl and senile Biden. After witnessing the debate of the presidential hopefuls, it's now quite transparent that nobody can match Trump. Nobody has a political agenda. But Trump has a political ideology and has the capability to tackle mountain of global issues. Trumpism is now sweeping across Europe. Trump alone can block the defiant invasion of migrants and has the guts and stamina to deal with terror state Iran and to cripple it's power in the Middle East ( tanker attack in the Gulf).