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NYT - Where all the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on health care BY SARAH EWALL-WICE MAY 16, 2019 / 3:18 PM / CBS NEWS

When Democrats campaigned on health care in the 2018 midterms, it helped win them back the House. And now that more than 20 of them are running for president, they're starting to stake out their positions on how to overhaul the system. 

Morning Joe: On the Beclowning of Defenders

How do you defend the defenders of William Barr?  Mike Pompeo travels in the the front seat of the clown car this weekend, defending Trump's latest tryst with Vlad Putin.  Joe Scarborough spoke aloud what most of us are thinking, a public service he performs most mornings on MSNBC.  "Pompeo," he said, "is unworthy to hold any public office for the rest of his life.  Put him at the top of the list of day-traders who don't understand that Donald Trump is going to be out of office in a year and a half, and he's going to be home, sitting at home because he's disgracing himself every day attacking Chris Wallace, attacking Fox News Sunday, and attacking the viewers."