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Joe Biden Enters Attack Mode

The former vice president, who was largely playing defense one month ago in Miami, took a different strategy tonight in Detroit.
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This post will be updated as the debate continues.

Joe Biden started tonight’s Democratic primary debate with a plea for the 2020 rival who eviscerated him a month ago.

“Go easy on me, kid,” the former vice president said to Senator Kamala Harris of California when he greeted her onstage just before the event began.

It was a

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