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Taiwan's 2020 Presidential Race

Presidential hopefuls are gearing up to challenge incumbent President Tsai Ing-wen. The News Lens is taking you inside Taiwan's heated 2020 presidential race.

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DPP and KMT Presidential Controversies Reveal Depth of Party Factionalism

Both of Taiwan's major political parties face contentious presidential primaries in the coming months.

2019/03/27 | Brian Hioe
William Lai Faces an Uphill Battle in His Primary Run Against President Tsai

The DPP party base is rallying around Tsai Ing-wen, meaning William Lai may struggle to find national support for his campaign.

2019/03/20 | Milo Hsieh
Polls Show Tsai Ing-wen's Chances at Winning Re-Election Are as Slim as Ever

Tsai Ing-wen is facing challenges from all sides. Polls show winning re-election in 2020 will be a tough task.

2019/03/18 | Paul Huang
Former Taiwan Premier William Lai Enters 2020 Presidential Race

In a surprising move, former Premier William Lai will challenge President Tsai Ing-wen in the upcoming DPP primary.

2019/03/18 | Nick Aspinwall