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March 26, 2020 - 11:17 am
A former staff assisstant is accusing Joe Biden of sexual assault. Get the details here!
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March 20, 2020 - 12:11 pm
By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., is asking for an ethics probe in response to criticism that he sold off as much as $1.7 million in stocks just before the market dropped in February amid coronavirus fears. Senate...
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September 03, 2019 - 1:01 pm
By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin announced Tuesday that he's staying put in the U.S. Senate and won't run for governor, clearing the way for other Democrats to enter the race. Manchin's decision ends months of speculation on whether the...
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July 09, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN and SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's special session on gun violence got off to a chaotic start on Tuesday, with the Senate Majority Leader averting a mutiny in the Republican caucus by publicly disavowing a gun-control bill he'd proposed only the day...
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July 08, 2019 - 1:24 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Republican former Rep. Scott Taylor says he's running for U.S. Senate in Virginia, hoping to unseat Democrat Mark Warner in a state that's become increasingly hostile to the GOP. Taylor kicked off his campaign Monday on Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends," saying Virginia...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
January 02, 2019 - 12:31 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An outspoken conservative Virginia state senator in a competitive district is announcing his plans to retire. Republican Sen. Dick Black said Wednesday he would not seek re-election for his northern Virginia seat. Black's decision to retire could make it harder for Republicans...
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September 04, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — The governor of Arizona announced Tuesday that he will appoint former Sen. Jon Kyl to fill the late Sen. John McCain's seat in the U.S. Senate. Gov. Doug Ducey made the announcement on Twitter minutes before a scheduled news conference. Kyl, a...
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August 29, 2018 - 1:53 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — A black hearse carrying the flag-draped casket of U.S. Sen. John McCain arrived at Arizona's Capitol on Wednesday for the first of two services before he is taken for the last time from the state he has represented since the 1980s. Arizona Gov...
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August 27, 2018 - 11:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - The flags at the White House, which were lowered over the weekend to mark the death of Sen. John McCain, are back at full-staff. The flags at the U.S. Capitol, meanwhile, remained at half-staff on Monday to honor the Arizona Republican, who died Saturday of brain cancer. President...
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August 25, 2018 - 9:08 pm
By NANCY BENAC , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp with jut-jawed defiance and later turned his rebellious streak into a 35-year political career that took him to Congress and the Republican presidential nomination,...
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