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Sunday shows - Tuesday elections, coronavirus response dominate

Sunday shows - Tuesday elections, coronavirus response dominate
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersOn The Money: Senators push for changes as chamber nears vote on .9T relief bill | Warren offers bill to create wealth tax Sanders vows to force vote on minimum wage No. 2 Senate Democrat shoots down overruling parliamentarian on minimum wage MORE (I-Vt.) appeared on multiple political talk shows on Sunday morning ahead of Democratic presidential contests on Tuesday in six states, including Michigan.Top health officials also weighed in on the latest in the coronavirus outbreak.Read The Hill's complete coverage below.Sanders predicts victory in MichiganBy ZACK BUDRYK Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Sunday predicted that he would win the Michigan presidential primary on Tuesday, adding that he would not withdraw from the 2020 race if he lost in the Great Lakes State.Read the full story here  Sanders criticizes Biden's voting record: 'People want somebody' who can make 'tough decisions in tough times'By JUSTINE COLEMAN Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) criticized former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenSenate Democrats negotiating changes to coronavirus bill Rural Americans are the future of the clean energy economy — policymakers must to catch up WHO official says it's 'premature' to think pandemic will be over by end of year MORE’s voting record, saying on Sunday that “people want somebody” who can make “tough decisions in tough times.”Read the full story here  Sanders: Klobuchar and Buttigieg ended campaigns under 'great deal of pressure' from 'establishment'By ZACK BUDRYK Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Sunday that the "establishment" placed “a great deal of pressure” on Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharJuan Williams: Hypocrisy runs riot in GOP Open-ended antitrust is an innovation killer FBI, DHS and Pentagon officials to testify on Capitol riot MORE (D-Minn.) and former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegHarris pushes for support for cities in coronavirus relief package Exclusive: How Obama went to bat for Warren The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Biden vs. Trump, part II MORE to exit the presidential race and endorse former Vice President Joe Biden.Read the full story here  Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson endorses SandersBy JUSTINE COLEMAN "We are winning the support of grassroots America because we have an agenda that speaks to working people,” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said on ABC's "This Week." “[Jackson has] been a leader in helping to transform this country, an aide to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., so we’re proud."Read the full story here       Advertisement END -->Sanders on sexism facing female candidates: We're making progress, but 'it's too slow'By REBECCA KLAR Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Sunday the country has made progress in terms of electing women but the progress has been “too slow.” Read the full story here  'I never expected in my life as an American to see a swastika at a major political rally,' Sanders saysBy REBECCA KLAR Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Sunday he “never expected” to see a swastika at a major political rally, after a man was removed from the Democrat's presidential rally in Phoenix for unveiling a flag with the Nazi symbol.Read the full story here  Sanders says campaign is in communication with health officials about rallies amid coronavirus outbreakBy REBECCA KLAR  Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Sunday his presidential campaign is in contact with public health officials in every place he has planned rallies as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread. Read the full story here  Fauci on shutting down coronavirus epicenters: 'Anything's possible'By ZACK BUDRYK Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said Sunday that he doubted the U.S. would have to impose measures as “draconian” as total shutdowns ordered in some regions in northern Italy to halt the spread of coronavirus, but said “anything is possible.”Read the full story here  Surgeon general: You're going to see more cases of coronavirus, but that 'doesn't mean we should panic'By REBECCA KLAR  Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams said Sunday that Americans should not panic as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases increases across the country. Read the full story here  Carson declines to 'preview' plan for virus-plagued ship's docking: 'We shouldn't have 16 people saying what the plan is'By JUSTINE COLEMAN  “I think it all needs to come from a solitary source,” Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben CarsonBen CarsonBiden administration buys 100,000 doses of Lilly antibody drug Ben Carson launches conservative think tank Trump's '1776 Report' released on MLK Day receives heavy backlash MORE said. “We shouldn’t have 16 people saying what the plan is, particularly when it hasn’t been fully formulated.”Read the full story here  Connecticut senator: 'We have no concept' of coronavirus scopeBy REBECCA KLAR Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyAmazon manager sues company over racial discrimination, harassment allegations Overnight Defense: Biden sends message with Syria airstrike | US intel points to Saudi crown prince in Khashoggi killing | Pentagon launches civilian-led sexual assault commission Minimum wage setback revives progressive calls to nix Senate filibuster MORE (D-Conn.) said Sunday that officials have "no concept" of the scope of the coronavirus outbreak due to a lack of available tests. Read the full story here  Inslee urges bipartisanship to combat coronavirus, brushes off Trump criticism: 'It's background noise'By REBECCA KLAR "I really don't care too much what Donald Trump thinks of me, and we just kind of ignore that. It's background noise, because we really do need to work together, Republicans and Democrats. This is a national crisis," Washington Gov. Jay InsleeJay Robert InsleeWashington state officials warn providers offering VIP vaccine access Legislators go after governors to rein in COVID-19 powers Inslee rebukes hospital over vaccine appointments for donors MORE (D) said Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation."Read the full story here  Maryland governor on Trump attacks on Washington governor: 'I think it's not a time to play politics'By ZACK BUDRYK  Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) said officials should not “play politics” amid the coronavirus outbreak after President TrumpDonald TrumpProsecutors focus Trump Organization probe on company's financial officer: report WHO official says it's 'premature' to think pandemic will be over by end of year Romney released from hospital after fall over the weekend MORE called Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) a “snake” last week.Read the full story here  Stephen Moore: 'Economy will roar back to life' when coronavirus is containedBy J. EDWARD MORENO  “I just see this as a real short-term pause in the growth that Trump has created,” economist Stephen MooreStephen MooreAs nation freezes, fossil fuels are keeping the lights and heat on Economist Moore says he's not sure US needs 'massive stimulus bill' Sunday shows - Trump's COVID-19 relief bill opposition dominates MORE  said. “Once we get this thing contained the economy will roar back to life.”Read the full story here