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Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 01:33 AM EDT

Democrats Raise $75M So Far, Signaling a Drawn-Out Fight

Democrats Raise $75M So Far, Signaling a Drawn-Out Fight

Democratic presidential candidates raised about $75 million during the first quarter of the 2020 election, a lackluster sum spread out across more than a dozen campaigns that signals a drawn-out battle likely...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 08:17 PM EDT

Trump Targets Legal, Illegal Immigration in Latest Push

Trump Targets Legal, Illegal Immigration in Latest Push

Top administration officials have been discussing ways to increase pressure on countries with high numbers of citizens who overstay short-term visas, as part of President Donald Trump's growing focus on...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 02:43 PM EDT

Trump Says Tiger Woods to Get Presidential Medal of Freedom

Trump Says Tiger Woods to Get Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Donald Trump says he will present Tiger Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Woods won his fifth Masters title Sunday, overcoming personal and professional adversity to once more claim the...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 01:33 PM EDT

Unions Urge Democrats to Focus on Kitchen Table Economics

Unions Urge Democrats to Focus on Kitchen Table Economics

Ardently liberal, pro-labor and anti-corporate cash, the field of Democrats running for president may look like a union activist's dream. But some key labor leaders are starting to worry about the topics...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 07:24 PM EDT

Mueller's Redacted Trump-Russia Report Now Expected Thursday

Mueller's Redacted Trump-Russia Report Now Expected Thursday

The president isn't waiting. As Washington counts down the final hours until publication of the redacted special counsel report — now expected Thursday — Donald Trump stepped up his attacks Monday in an...

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 04:23 PM EDT

Chinese Woman Who Entered Mar-a-Lago Denied Bail

Chinese Woman Who Entered Mar-a-Lago Denied Bail

A federal judge denied bail Monday for a Chinese woman charged with lying to illegally enter President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago club, saying her actions and statements suggest "she was up to something...

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 10:10 PM EDT

US Secretary of State Visits Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia

US Secretary of State Visits Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Venezuelan migrants in Colombia on Sunday as he wrapped up a four-nation tour of South America aimed at pressuring Venezuela's socialist president, Nicolas Maduro....

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 08:55 PM EDT

DeVos Rolls Back for-Profit College Oversight, Vets May Pay

DeVos Rolls Back for-Profit College Oversight, Vets May Pay

While the Obama Administration didn’t solve all the problems associated with the for-profit college industry, it successfully created new rules intended to help rein in the worst-performing schools and to...

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 07:28 PM EDT

Trump Campaign to Report $30 Million Haul

Trump Campaign to Report $30 Million Haul

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign is set to report that it raised more than $30 million in the first quarter of 2019, edging out his top two Democratic rivals combined, according to figures it...

Sunday, Apr 14, 2019 at 03:14 PM EDT

Rep. Eric Swalwell Kicks Off Presidential Run With Calif. Rally

Rep. Eric Swalwell Kicks Off Presidential Run With Calif. Rally

East Bay Rep. Eric Swalwell kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign with a rally in Dublin, California, Sunday afternoon. The rally, which began at 2 p.m., is being held at Dublin High School. Swalwell...

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