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Jeff Katz
June 18, 2019 - 1:02 pm
On Monday's Morning Joe on MSNBC, Mika Brzezinski claimed Elizabeth Warren has had her message "from the get-go, her entire life, her whole life." Basically, she's been a liberal her whole life. That sounds nice for MSNBC types and fits the narrative of Warren's campaign, but there's one small...
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Associated Press
May 16, 2019 - 8:17 am
By KAREN MATTHEWS Associated Press NEW YORK CITY (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio announced Thursday that he will seek the Democratic nomination for president, adding his name to an already long list of candidates itching for a chance to take on Donald Trump. The mayor announced his run...
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Associated Press
April 25, 2019 - 8:43 am
By STEVE PEOPLES and THOMAS BEAUMONT Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the "soul of this nation" at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election. In a video posted on Twitter ,...
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Associated Press
March 14, 2019 - 8:46 am
by Will Weissert AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke announced Thursday that he'll seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, ending months of intense speculation over whether he'd try to translate his newfound political celebrity into a White House bid. Until he challenged...
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February 05, 2019 - 5:52 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's office put much of the business of governing on hold Tuesday as the Democrat privately weighed whether he can stay in the job despite the uproar over a racist photo on his 1984 medical school yearbook page. While...
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Eastern Virginia Medical School
February 02, 2019 - 11:24 am
By ALAN SUDERMAN , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Democrat who has spoken with Gov. Ralph Northam has told The Associated Press that the governor now does not believe he was in a racist picture in his 1984 medical yearbook and has no immediate plans to resign. The official was not...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
February 02, 2019 - 10:52 am
RICHMOND, VA. – Democratic Party of Virginia Chair Susan Swecker issued the following statement calling on the immediate resignation of Governor Northam. "We made the decision to let Governor Northam do the correct thing and resign this morning - we have gotten word he will not do so this morning...
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January 28, 2019 - 2:26 pm
By GENE JOHNSON and STEVE PEOPLES , Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — The most powerful super PAC in Democratic politics is promising to make former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz "a target" if he launches an independent presidential bid. Democrats across the political spectrum lashed out at the...
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January 26, 2019 - 10:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the longest shutdown in U.S. history officially over, here's a look at how the federal government will get back to regular business: ___ WHEN WILL FEDERAL WORKERS GET PAID? It's unclear at this time. The White House tweeted that it will be "in the coming days." Some 800,000...
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(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
January 19, 2019 - 7:37 am
By JILL COLVIN, LISA MASCARO, ZEKE MILLER and CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues into its...
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