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After Iowa, Buttigieg likely to be in crosshairs at New Hampshire Democratic presidential debate

Fri, 02/07/2020 - 14:06
MANCHESTER, N.H. - After his better-than-expected showing in the Iowa caucuses, Pete Buttigieg is likely to attract the spotlight - and incoming fire from rivals - as Democratic presidential contenders debate on Friday in New Hampshire, just days before t

Ex-Republican lawmaker Walsh ends bid to challenge Trump for White House

Fri, 02/07/2020 - 14:05
Joe Walsh, a conservative former U.S. congressman-turned-radio show host, has ended a long-shot bid to challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican Party's presidential nomination.

Nevada Democrats will not use reporting app that led to Iowa's delayed caucus results

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 19:09
The Nevada Democratic Party said on Tuesday that for its Feb. 22 presidential caucuses they will not be using the same app or vendor that led to delayed reporting of Iowa's Monday caucus results.

Republican Rand Paul names purported 'whistleblower' in the Senate

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 19:09
Republican Senator Rand Paul gave the purported name of the anonymous whistleblower at the center of President Donald Trump's impeachment in a speech in the Senate on Tuesday, after earlier being blocked from doing so during Trump's trial.

Buttigieg hits the ground running in New Hampshire after claiming strong Iowa finish

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 19:09
Pete Buttigieg was the first candidate to hit the ground running in New Hampshire Tuesday morning.

At least four Democrats to boycott Trump State of the Union address

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 19:09
At least four House Democrats are boycotting President Trump's State of the Union address on Tuesday night on the eve of the expected Senate vote to acquit him in his impeachment trial.

Pompeo In Kiev: U.S. Continues To Support Ukraine, Wants An Eventual Zelensky White House Visit

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 16:56
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was quizzed about U.S. dealings with Ukraine during a news conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kiev.

Burgess Owens Responds To Claim Buttigieg's Use Of "Heartland" Is Racist: This Is What Godless Marxists Do

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 16:55
Candidate for Congress and former NFL safety Burgess Owens told Tucker Carlson "the heartland" means head, heart, hands, and home -- education, God, industry, and family -- and Democrats hate that.

Carl Bernstein accuses GOP senators of cover up: 'Shameful episode in our history'

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 16:54
Watergate reporter Carl Bernstein accused Republican senators of a "cover up" while calling President Trump's impeachment and likely acquittal "a really shameful episode in our history" during an appearance on CNN...

Senator Romney to vote for Trump impeachment trial witnesses

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 16:54
Republican U.S. Senator Mitt Romney on Friday will vote in favor of allowing witnesses to testify in the Senate's impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, his spokeswoman said.

Trump's legal team downplays 'speculation' over Bolton book claims

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 21:11
President Trump’s legal team on Monday brushed aside the claims made by former national security adviser John Bolton about a delay in aid in Ukraine – dismissing them, in a thinly veiled slight, as “speculation” and “allegations that are not based on evid

Trump campaign to flex muscles in Iowa on caucus day

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 21:11
The leaders of President Trump’s re-election campaign will join top administration cabinet members and officials, and leading GOP officials, as part of a full court press in Iowa on Feb. 3, the day the state’s caucuses kick off the presidential nominating

Over 30 Florida local governments sue state, seek ability to regulate firearms

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 21:40
Dozens of local officials around the state of Florida have joined together and challenged strict penalties set forth by the state that bar municipalities and counties from implementing their own firearm and ammunition regulations.

Trump lawyers call for immediate acquittal in legal, political defense

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 21:40
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday rejected the Democratic-led House of Representatives' impeachment charges and called for their immediate dismissal by the Republican-led Senate in a memo offering a legal and political case against his removal.

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 21:40
President Trump took time on Monday to honor both the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his own inauguration three years ago by touting that the unemployment rate for African-Americans is the lowest in history.

Democratic presidential candidates enjoy moment of harmony to mark King birthday

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 21:40
Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren marched arm-in-arm on Monday, as a group of often feuding U.S. presidential candidates set aside their differences long enough to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

China confirmed that the deadly Wuhan virus sweeping the country can spread from human to human, increasing the risk of an epidemic

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 21:40
China's mysterious deadly coronavirus can spread from person to person, China's top medical authority announced on Monday.

Spouses of 2020 Dems embrace more public roles as early contests approach

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 20:21
The Democrats running for president are turning to their significant others to build support and maximize one-on-one time with voters with weeks to go before the Iowa caucuses.

U.S. will work to determine if ex-ambassdor Yovanovitch was under threat - Pompeo

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 20:20
The U.S. State Department will do everything necessary to determine whether former U.S. ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was under threat in Ukraine, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday.

'Perfectly reasonable': Cruz supports Ukraine whistleblower being called as a witness

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 20:20
Sen. Ted Cruz would support calling the anonymous Ukraine whistleblower to testify in the upcoming Senate impeachment trial if that is what President Trump’s legal defense team wants.