Hello, and welcome to the first edition of 'Live-Blogging on Shish on Politics'. Tonight it is a 2020 Election: Iowa Caucuses or as Rush Limbaugh would call it the 'Hawkeye Caucui'. I am looking at the news networks coverage of the 2020 Iowa Caucuses.
The Blog will start with the first round of votes.
8:46 p.m.: Newsy reports Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, and Pete Buttigieg have reached the first round threshold.
8:58 p.m: CNN is showing video of the Des Moines District Caucuses, having a board saying Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and Pete Buttigieg have reached the first round threshold.
9:07 p.m.: CNN is showing Cedar Rapids District Caucus. Buttigieg, Warren, Amy Klobuchar, Sanders, and Joe Biden are considered viable.
9:15 p.m.: Fox News is showing Bernie Sanders Headquarters, where there is a podium and a couple of big screens with CNN on those screens.
9:16 p.m.: Fox News is showing Biden Headquarters looking like some concern.
9:22 p.m.: MSNBC has a breaking news graphic saying: 'Iowa Dems: Accuracy Check Holds Up Caucus Results.
9:23 p.m.: MSNBC's Chris Matthews is trying to accuse both parties of putting black votes basically to the back of the bus by having Iowa the first state in the primary season.
9:24 p.m.: Former RNC Chair Michael Steele is on MSNBC panel wants a National Primary.
9:29 p.m.: CNN Senior Political Analyst Mark Preston claiming that the Democrats are trying to find the official numbers through three different numbers.
9:44 p.m.: Cheddar has a graphic claiming 'Results From Iowa Caucus Delayed'.
9:45 p.m.: Cheddar is claiming the Democrats are in 'Quality Control'.
9:46 p.m.: Democratic Pollster Bradley Hoonan on Cheddar claiming that Democrats tried an app for the Caucus Results. He is claiming the app has crashed and the State Democrats are doing the counting manually.
9:50 p.m. Newsy is going back to other news.
9:52 p.m.: MSNBC's Rachel Maddow is complaining about Iowa Caucus as the first state in the primary season.
9:55 p.m.: CNN's Jake Tapper bringing up the app.
9:58 p.m.: The People of Bernie Sanders Headquarters are cheering at seeing themselves are in CNN.
10:09 p.m.: Iowa Democrat Party has called an emergency phone calls to the campaigns.
10:13 p.m.: Precinct Volunteers claiming they have been on hold with the Iowa Democratic Party Emergency Hotline.
10:18 p.m.: Amy Klocbuchar is speaking in front of her attendees at her headquarters in Des Moines, IA.
10:23 p.m.: Klobuchar calls President Trump 'Blamer-and-Chief'. She is claiming to be an uniter.
10:27 p.m.: Democrats denying that the app has crashed. They are using photos of votes as one way to find the results of the Iowa Caucus.
10:31 p.m.: Joe Biden is speaking to his audience at his headquarters.
10:34 p.m. Biden is claiming character is on the ballot.
10:35 p.m. Biden claims that he will unite the country.
10:37 p.m. Elizabeth Warren is now on her podium at her headquarters.
10:38 p.m: Warren praising about Americans doing big things.
10:40 p.m: CNN cuts into their pundits talking, possibly getting ready to go to commercial.
10:44 p.m.: Bernie Sanders is coming up to his podium.
10:45 p.m.: Bernie claiming that 'We' want a government that is for 'All of Us'.
10:46 p.m.: Bernie calls President Trump the 'Most Dangerous President in U.S. History'.
10:46 p.m.: Bernie accuses Trump of not knowing the Constitution.
10:47 p.m.: Bernie playing the class warfare and scaring seniors and disability card.
10:48 p.m.: Bernie calling for the Minimum Wage at $15/Hour.
10:48 p.m.: Bernie calling for single payer 'Medicare for All'.
10:49 p.m.: Bernie stomping for public colleges to be 'free'.
10:49 p.m.: Bernie says free college will paid for by a tax on Wall Street Speculation.
10:50 p.m.: Bernie claiming Climate Change is existential. He wants to scrap fossil fuels and alternate energy.
10:50 p.m.: Bernie says he will be tough on China and Russia over Climate Change.
10:51 p.m.: Bernie wants to fix justice system, calling it racist.
10:51 p.m.: Bernie wants amnesty.
10:52 p.m.: Bernie claims gun control will be made by 'The People not the NRA'.
10:52 p.m.: Bernie calls out military industrial complex and prison complex.
10:53 p.m: CNN cuts away from Bernie to recap what happened.
10:55 p.m.: CNN claiming Biden Campaign wants an explanation.
So the Iowa Democratic Party will count the votes of the Iowa Caucus manually. It looks like the Democrats will head to New Hampshire while the votes are being counted.
One of two things happened, either the Iowa Democratic Party and/or others showed signs of incompetence or this was a sabotage to try to get the National Democratic Party to stop having the Hawkeye State to be their first state to visit for the primary.
This is Paul Shishkoff, Jr. This has been 'Live-Blogging on Shish on Politics'. Thanks for visiting this page.
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