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Jeff Katz
October 18, 2019 - 3:01 pm
One person attended Mark Sanford's official campaign launch against President Trump on Wednesday in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Yes, one person. Sanford announced in September that he would run against Trump for the Republican nomination for president. He officially launched his campaign against...
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Jeff Katz
September 12, 2019 - 4:14 pm
A Rasmussen poll indicates that 28 percent of Democratic voters would support keeping fellow Americans from joining the National Rifle Association (NRA). The same poll also shows that 32 percent of Democrats would support "declaring the gun rights group a terrorist organization in the community...
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September 11, 2019 - 11:49 am
By STEVE PEOPLES, HUNTER WOODALL and MEG KINNARD Associated Press MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Republicans in Iowa and New Hampshire are vowing to hold a caucus and primary next year, even as party leaders in a handful of other states have canceled their contests to help smooth President Donald Trump's...
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September 08, 2019 - 12:48 pm
By MEG KINNARD Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor and congressman, has decided to launch a longshot Republican challenge to President Donald Trump, saying Sunday that he aims to put his Appalachian trail travails behind him for good as he tries...
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September 07, 2019 - 10:58 am
By JOHN HANNA AP Political Writer TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Western Kansas' congressman launched a Senate campaign on Saturday, pitching himself to fellow Republicans as a pragmatic conservative who can keep the seat in GOP hands by thwarting immigration hardliner Kris Kobach's bid for the party's...
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August 31, 2019 - 8:19 pm
By LISA MASCARO AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Move over, Nancy Pelosi. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the "squad" of freshmen women of color are emerging as new stars of Republican attacks against Democrats running for Congress. The tone is being set from the top as President...
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August 26, 2019 - 1:36 pm
By SCOTT BAUER Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican Rep. Sean Duffy, a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump who was on the cast of MTV's "The Real World" before he went into politics, announced Monday that he is resigning from his Wisconsin congressional seat to spend more time...
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August 25, 2019 - 1:49 pm
By TOM DAVIES Associated Press Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman and tea party favorite turned radio talk show host, announced a challenge Sunday to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020, saying the incumbent is unfit for office and must be denied a second term. "He's...
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Jeff Katz
August 23, 2019 - 2:07 pm
If you can make it through this disgusting rant without feeling sick, you've done better than we did. The Young Turks political commentator Hasan Piker, a self-described "Muslim progressive," posted a livestream video to Twitch Tuesday night where he trashed Republican Congressman and veteran Dan...
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August 22, 2019 - 1:49 pm
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday that he will run for the U.S. Senate, becoming the immediate front-runner in a crowded Democratic field vying for the right to challenge Republican incumbent Cory Gardner. He made his...
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