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Trump Focuses on Economy at Davos, Seeking a New! 2020-01-21 07:01:41President Trump made his first appearance on the international stage since the House sent impeachment articles to the Senate, on the day his trial is

‘Constitutional Nonsense’: Trump’s Impeachment Defense Defies Legal Consensus New! 2020-01-21 06:45:34The president’s legal case would negate any need for witnesses. But constitutional scholars say that it’s wrong.

McConnell Impeachment Rules Modify Clinton Precedent New! 2020-01-21 06:45:12The Senate Republican leader proposed impeachment trial rules that push the 1999 precedent toward President Trump’s preferences.

McConnell Pushes to Speed Impeachment Trial as Trump New! 2020-01-21 06:44:17On Monday, the president’s lawyers asserted he did nothing wrong and urged the Senate to “swiftly reject” the charges against him.

A Challenge for the Trial: 100 Senators Who New! 2020-01-21 05:00:18Senators will have to give up their cellphones and speeches, and sit silently at their desks for the duration of the impeachment trial.

It’s Primary Season in New Hampshire. Time to New! 2020-01-21 05:00:18A veteran political journalist offers a guide to visiting the state in the run up to the February vote, when after hitting the slopes you can hit a st

Biden Dismisses Doubts on His Black Support: ‘You New! 2020-01-21 05:00:15Joe Biden’s forceful remarks, made at an event in Iowa focused on voters of color, reflected his intensifying competition with Senator Bernie Sa

What to Expect as the Trump Impeachment Trial New! 2020-01-21 05:00:12The trial starts in earnest with a contentious debate over its rules. Oral arguments commence later this week.

Why the Legacy of Stop-and-Frisk Still Threatens Bloomberg New! 2020-01-21 03:00:09After defending the policing tactic, the former mayor has apologized. But black voters in the Democratic presidential race may not forgive him.

Sanders Apologizes to Biden for Surrogate’s Critique New! 2020-01-21 02:54:17The opinion piece by Zephyr Teachout accused Joe Biden of having “a big corruption problem.”

On King Holiday, 2020 Democrats March Arm in New! 2020-01-21 00:31:22Most of the leading Democratic presidential hopefuls took part in speeches, a march and a rally in the state capital, before heading to an Iowa forum

I Quit the Presidential Campaign New! 2020-01-20 22:21:41Marianne Williamson joined the presidential campaign in January 2019. One year later she left it.

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What Virginia gun rally says about future of 2020-01-17 16:43:40Beyond Second Amendment rights, the pro-gun rally planned for Monday in Richmond, Virginia, is about changes in demographics and cultural attitudes.

Parnas says 'President Trump knew exactly what was 2020-01-16 12:03:24Lev Parnas delivered accusations against the president in a TV interview Wednesday. The White House office violated federal law, says the GAO.

Virginia to become crucial 38th state to ratify 2020-01-16 10:57:00The Virginia House and Senate approved the proposed Equal Rights Amendment, but whether it will become the 28th Amendment is still unclear.

Will 2020 be the year Iowa loses its 2020-01-16 10:42:00With its first-in-the-nation caucuses, Iowa has played a major role in selecting Democratic nominees in recent decades, to the consternation of some.

Trump impeachment and the Parnas papers: Three questions 2020-01-15 17:11:06The U.S. impeachment drama has taken a fresh turn with the release of new documents provided by Lev Parnas. What role will they play in Senate trial?

House votes to send impeachment articles to Senate 2020-01-15 14:40:48The third impeachment trial in American history is set to start Thursday.

As Democrats grow more secular, N.H. clergy press 2020-01-15 13:28:20A group of New Hampshire faith leaders is trying to get a sense of what’s in candidates’ hearts, and focus the political dialogue on share

House turns over new documents for upcoming impeachment 2020-01-15 12:33:22Speaker Nancy Pelosi has named House prosecutors for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial as new information comes to light.

House votes Wednesday to begin Trump's impeachment trial 2020-01-14 11:46:00The House will vote on Wednesday to send the impeachment articles to the Senate as Republicans stand divided over the terms of the trial.

Cory Booker ends White House bid low in 2020-01-13 16:06:55The departure of the New Jersey Senator leaves a field that was once the most diverse in history with just one African American candidate.

How political tribalism is leading to more political 2020-01-10 16:35:43It’s easy to find examples of political hypocrisy (especially of the other side), but sometimes it’s just a misunderstanding of another&rs

Pelosi to send impeachment articles for Senate trial 2020-01-10 12:23:18Three weeks after the president was impeached on charges of abuse and obstruction, Speaker Pelosi may break the standoff with Senate Republicans.

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Spouses of 2020 Dems embrace more public roles 2020-01-17 15:21:02The 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

U.S. will work to determine if ex-ambassdor Yovanovitch 2020-01-17 15:20:52The U.S. State Department will do everything necessary to determine whether former U.S. ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was under threat in Ukraine, Secr

'Perfectly reasonable': Cruz supports Ukraine whistleblower being called 2020-01-17 15:20:33Sen. Ted Cruz would support calling the anonymous Ukraine whistleblower to testify in the upcoming Senate impeachment trial if that is what President

Bloomberg's congressional endorsers grow to three 2020-01-17 15:19:45In a span of 24 hours, Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has picked up an additional pair of endorsements from the House:

After feud with Warren, Bernie Sanders releases ad 2020-01-17 15:19:06Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders, stung by a feud with progressive ally Elizabeth Warren over gender and electability, released an ad

Buttigieg interrupted at New Hampshire campaign stop by 2020-01-17 15:19:03Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg was interrupted by noisy environmental activists during a New Hampshire campaign event Friday, p

Trump’s impeachment trial team: Who are the lawyers 2020-01-15 11:35:17President Trump has locked down the defense team that will be representing him during his impeachment trial, as House Democrats move We

Putin Proposes Vote on Constitutional Shake-Up That Could 2020-01-15 11:34:38President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday proposed a nationwide vote on sweeping constitutional changes that would shift power from the presidency to parl

Democratic senators seek to force vote to block 2020-01-15 11:34:00Senior Democratic senators said on Wednesday that they would try to force another vote to stop U.S. President Donald Trump from taking billions of dol

McConnell makes case for Trump acquittal ahead of 2020-01-15 11:33:05Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Wednesday ripped House Democrats and made the case for the upper chamber acquitting President Trump

Warren, Sanders wealth taxes would hurt workers, conservative 2020-01-10 16:17:13Wealth taxes proposed by Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) would result in more than $1 trillion in lost earnings for worker

Trump tells Fox News' Laura Ingraham 'four embassies' 2020-01-10 16:16:27President Trump told Fox News’ Laura Ingraham in an interview that the imminent threat from Iran that provoked the United States to kill Ir

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At Least 3 Dead In China As Officials New! 2020-01-20 22:41:23Hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel both domestically and abroad for Lunar New Year, prompting fears the coronavirus could spread qu

Hasidic And Black Leaders Celebrate Communal Ties On New! 2020-01-20 22:00:32"We are standing together because we are one," said a Christian pastor and representative of the Brooklyn borough president.

Amy Klobuchar Addresses Her Time As A 'Tough New! 2020-01-20 20:50:21The senator and presidential candidate spoke at the Iowa 2020 Brown & Black Presidential Forum about her record as Hennepin County attorney.

Kellyanne Conway Suggests Martin Luther King Jr. Would 2020-01-20 19:10:11The White House counselor detailed why she believes the late civil rights icon would've opposed impeachment.

Mitch McConnell Proposes Quick Impeachment Trial With No 2020-01-20 18:46:57Senators will be able to call for witnesses, but making them actually testify will require Republican support.

Second-Largest Doctor Group Endorses National Health Insurance (Of 2020-01-20 17:00:01Internal medicine association signals it would support either "Medicare for All" or a strong public option.

Trump Turns MLK Day Tweet Into Tribute To 2020-01-20 16:03:00The president cared more that Jan. 20 marked the third anniversary of his inauguration than the commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.

Saudi Arabia Helps Violent Fugitives Flee U.S. Justice 2020-01-20 13:45:45Some of the Saudi citizens who have received help from the kingdom face rape, child pornography and manslaughter charges.

Ahead Of Arguments, Trump's Legal Team Asserts He 2020-01-20 11:49:54The filing says the two articles of impeachment brought against the president don’t amount to impeachment offenses.

2 More Puerto Rico Officials Fired After Supplies-Filled 2020-01-20 10:03:21Gov. Wanda Vázquez has fired at least three officials after residents found a warehouse filled with unused disaster aid.

Leading Democratic 2020 Hopefuls Commemorate MLK Day In 2020-01-20 09:25:46South Carolina's showcase holiday celebration, Columbia's King Day at the Dome, is a notable and highly visible event for a Democratic politician.

Thousands Of Pro-Gun Activists And Far-Right Extremists Swarm 2020-01-20 09:20:24A militia group bused in protesters for the event, initially touted as a Second Amendment rally.