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Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., and a group of bipartisan senators meet with reporters.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 2:42 pm
By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: Updates with passage. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate approved a bipartisan measure Thursday limiting President Donald Trump's authority to launch military operations against Iran. The measure, authored by Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., says Trump...
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Sen. Tim Kaine, joined at left by Sen. Mike Lee, just after the Senate advanced a resolution asserting that President Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
WRVA News
February 13, 2020 - 9:17 am
By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan measure limiting President Donald Trump's authority to launch military operations against Iran is moving toward approval in the Senate. The resolution, authored by Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia, asserts that Trump must win...
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Samantha Murch accompanied by her two boys Alexander, 8, center, and Jacob, 11, left, votes in the New Hampshire primary at Bishop O'Neill Youth Center, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP News
February 11, 2020 - 12:03 pm
By STEVE PEOPLES, KATHLEEN RONAYNE, THOMAS BEAUMONT and HUNTER WOODALL, Associated Press MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Democrats are hoping that voters in New Hampshire will reset the party's presidential nomination fight on Tuesday and bring clarity to a young primary season that has been marred by deep...
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Democratic presidential candidate former South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks at a campaign event, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, in Exeter, N.H. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
AP News
February 11, 2020 - 9:37 am
By STEVE PEOPLES, KATHLEEN RONAYNE, THOMAS BEAUMONT and HUNTER WOODALL Associated Press MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Democrats are hoping that voters in New Hampshire will reset the party's presidential nomination fight on Tuesday and bring clarity to a young primary season that has been marred by deep...
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AP News
February 07, 2020 - 3:36 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers in Virginia are advancing legislation to ban the sale of assault weapons and the possession of high-capacity magazines despite fierce opposition from gun owners. A state House committee on Friday advanced a legislation backed by Gov. Ralph Northam on Friday...
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Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, heads to a waiting elevator on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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AP News
February 05, 2020 - 10:52 am
By LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: This updates with Nadler comment. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is on the verge of acquittal by the Senate, an end to only the third presidential impeachment trial in American history but coming at the...
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FILE - In this March 8, 2019, file photo, an audience member arrives at a rally for 2020 Democratic presidential candidate at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
AP News
February 03, 2020 - 10:23 am
By STEVE PEOPLES, THOMAS BEAUMONT and ALEXANDRA JAFFE Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Democratic campaign that has cost more than $1 billion, dashed the ambitions of veteran politicians, forced conversations about race, gender and identity and prompted fierce debate over health care and...
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In this image from video, Senators cast their vote on the motion to allow additional witnesses and evidence to be allowed in the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol. (Senate Television via AP)
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AP News
January 31, 2020 - 6:11 pm
By LISA MASCARO, ERIC TUCKER and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate rejected the idea of summoning witnesses for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial late Friday, all but ensuring his acquittal. But senators considered pushing off final voting on his fate to next week...
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AP News
January 29, 2020 - 4:01 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate approved legislation Wednesday that would undo restrictions on abortion put in place when Republicans controlled the legislature. The new Democratic majority voted to roll back requirements that included a 24-hour waiting period before an abortion, as well a...
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The U.K. is due to leave the EU on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, the first nation in the bloc to do so. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
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AP News
January 29, 2020 - 3:00 pm
By RAF CASERT, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union grudgingly let go of the United Kingdom with a final vote Wednesday at the EU's parliament that ended the Brexit divorce battle and set the scene for tough trade negotiations in the year ahead. In an emotion-charged session at the...
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