Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Flock To Iowa State Fair


NEEDS TO SUPPORT SOME FORM OF GUN CONTROL EVEN IF THE NRA IS NOT ON BOARD. DEMOCRATIC HOPEFULS ARE IN IOWA FOR THE ANNUAL STATE FAIR, A DECADES OLD POLITICAL TRAY SESSION FOR CANDIDATES. WE HAVE MORE FROM THE FAIR. Reporter: THE IOWA CAUCUS IS LESS THAN SIX MONTHS AWAY. CANDIDATES ARE ON THE GROUND AT THE STATE FAIR WHERE FOOD — DELICIOUS. I AM NOT WORRIED ABOUT WALKING AWAY WITH AN EMPTY STOMACH. Reporter: HANDSHAKES AND POLITICS ARE AT THE TOP OF THE MENU. WE MIGHT AS WELL EAT IT UP WHILE WE CAN. Reporter: WHITE HOUSE HOPEFULS RETURN TO THE MIC. I AM RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT. Reporter: TRYING TO SELL THEIR YESTERDAY. WE NEED TO START WITH PRE-K FOR 3 AND 4 YEAR OLDS. YOUR ENEMY IS NOT YOUR FELLOW AMERICAN. WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER. Reporter: CANDIDATES KNOW THE STAKES ARE HIGH HERE AND CONTESTED RACES SINCE 1972, THE WINNER OF THE IOWA DEMOCRATIC CAUCUSES WENT ON TO SECURE THE PARTY’S NOMINATION SEVEN OUT OF NINE TIMES. THE PEOPLE WILL MAKE THAT DECISION BASED ON PERSONAL CONTACT. I LISTEN TO YOU THREE, FOUR TIMES BEFORE I MAKE MY DECISION. Reporter: ON FRIDAY EVENING, BEING 20 CANDIDATES SPOKE AT THE WING-DING. THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A PERMANENTLY RED STATE OR COUNTY OR PRECINCT. WE ARE ONE AMERICA. Reporter: CANDIDATES WILL SPEND THE WEEKEND CRISSCROSSING THE STATE. AS YOU SAW, NEARLY ALL OF THE DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES WERE IN IOWA YESTERDAY INCLUDING MAYOR DE BLASIO. BETO O’ROURKE CANCELED HIS

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