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June 14, 2019 - 1:20 pm
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has no intention of ending his public attacks on the Federal Reserve's interest rate policies even though he knows he has made Chairman Jerome Powell's job more difficult. Trump told ABC News in an interview...
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June 13, 2019 - 2:39 pm
By WILL WEISSERT Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Some of the younger candidates in the crowded Democratic presidential primary are suggesting that the early front-runner, 76-year-old Joe Biden , is too entrenched in the past. Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke , 46, and Pete Buttigieg , the 37-year...
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June 13, 2019 - 1:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House's two top Republicans are avoiding directly addressing whether it was appropriate for President Donald Trump to say he'd listen to damaging information from a foreign entity about a political opponent. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and No. 2 GOP leader Steve...
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June 12, 2019 - 2:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he is considering moving about 2,000 additional troops into Poland from elsewhere in Europe. Trump is cautioning during an Oval Office meeting with Polish President Andrzej Duda that the decision isn't final. U.S. officials had said Trump was expected...
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June 01, 2019 - 9:53 am
By ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he will be announcing his reelection campaign next month in Orlando, Florida. Trump tweeted Friday that he will hold a June 18 rally and will be joined by first lady Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Pence's...
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May 01, 2019 - 2:39 pm
By RYAN J. FOLEY Associated Press A Michigan college student says pro-Trump agitators recruited him to falsely claim he was raped by Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, then published the smear without his permission. Hunter Kelly, a 21-year-old gay Trump supporter, said conservative...
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April 26, 2019 - 10:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he feels "young" and "vibrant" at age 72 and thinks he can beat 76-year-old Joe Biden "easily." A reporter asked Trump at the White House on Friday how old is too old to be president of the United States. Trump said: "I just feel like a young man. I'm...
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April 25, 2019 - 1:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden has dismissed a reporter's question about why he wasn't endorsed for 2020 by former President Barack Obama, who issued a statement calling his choice of Biden as a running mate in 2008 "one of the best decisions" he's ever made. Biden arrived in...
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April 25, 2019 - 12:58 pm
By JULIE PACE and ERRIN HAINES WHACK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden has hired Symone Sanders, a prominent African American political strategist, as a senior adviser to his newly launched presidential campaign. The move adds a younger, diverse voice to Biden's cadre of top advisers,...
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April 25, 2019 - 11:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg has received his first endorsement from a member of Congress. Three-term Democratic Rep. Don Beyer of Virginia told The Washington Post on Wednesday that he's backing the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana. Beyer says he started...
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