2020 US Presidential Candidates on the Indo-Pacific

The 2020 Presidential Candidates on the Indo-Pacific resource highlights mentions of Indo-Pacific issues by US presidential candidates and nominees in speeches, campaign documents, and debates.

To view statements by President Trump prior to his June 18, 2019 declaration to seek a second term, as well as members of his Cabinet, visit The Trump Administration & US - Indo-Pacific Relations.

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Bernie Sanders' Remarks on 60 Minutes - China, Taiwan, and North Korea

William Weld's Interview with Keene SentinelSource - Indo-Pacific Issues

January 14, 2020 Democratic Debate - North Korea and China

Bernie Sanders Interview with SentinelSource - North Korea and China

Joe Biden's Policy Towards North Korea

November 20, 2019 Democratic Presidential Debate - China, North Korea

Joe Biden's Remarks During a Town Hall in Elko, Nevada - China and the Koreas

Remarks by President Trump in Cabinet Meeting - South Korea and China

"So the economy is doing fantastically well. We want to vote on USMCA. We have other trade deals that we’ve done. We’ve done South Korea, which is a fantastic deal for us; it turned out even better than we thought. South Korea was a terrible deal. [...]China is doing very poorly — worst year they’ve had in 57 years. I wonder why. I wonder why. I’m sure you can’t figure it out.

And we’re doing great. We’re taking in billions and billions of dollars in…

William Weld's Remarks During Interview with New Hampshire PBS - China and North Korea

William Weld's Remarks on China and North Korea