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Baker Unveils $42.7B Budget With Education Funding Overhaul

Baker Unveils $42.7B Budget With Education Funding Overhaul

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker rolled out a $42.7 billion state budget Wednesday, accompanied by a plan to overhaul the state's 25-year-old education funding formula that critics contend shortchanges many...

6 hours ago

Cohen Postpones House Committee Appearance, Cites Safety

Cohen Postpones House Committee Appearance, Cites Safety

Michael Cohen has postponed his appearance before the House Oversight Committee scheduled for Feb. 7. A statement from Cohen's lawyer cites concerns for the safety of Cohen and his family.

4 hours ago

Cohen Delays House Testimony, Citing Threats From Trump

Cohen Delays House Testimony, Citing Threats From Trump

President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, will not testify before a House committee next month as scheduled, his adviser said Wednesday, depriving Democrats for now of a prime opportunity to...

Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 at 12:45 PM EST

Support for 'Medicare-for-All' Fluctuates With Details, Poll Finds

Support for 'Medicare-for-All' Fluctuates With Details, Poll Finds

"Medicare-for-all" makes a good first impression, but support plunges when people are asked if they'd pay higher taxes or put up with treatment delays to get it. The survey, released Wednesday by the nonpartis...

48 minutes ago

Pelosi Says No State of the Union During Shutdown

Pelosi Says No State of the Union During Shutdown

In a high-stakes case of dare and double-dare, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi served notice Wednesday that President Donald Trump won't be allowed to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of...

5 hours ago

House Democrats Investigating White House Security Clearances

House Democrats Investigating White House Security Clearances

A powerful House committee now led by Democrats is opening an investigation into how security clearances have been handled in President Donald Trump's White House and 2016 presidential transition. The...

Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 at 10:05 AM EST

Shutdown Stalemate Continues Into 5th Week

Shutdown Stalemate Continues Into 5th Week

Senate Republicans released a 1,000-page bill they plan to vote on this week based on President Donald Trump's latest offer to end the shutdown and provide funding for a border wall. Democrats rejected the plan,...

Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 at 09:34 AM EST

Sanders Reaches Out to Black SC Voters Before 2020 Decision

Sanders Reaches Out to Black SC Voters Before 2020 Decision

Even before he announces whether he's a 2020 presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders is working to avoid the drubbing that South Carolina's African-American voters handed him in 2016.

Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 at 07:32 AM EST

Families Keep Trying to Cross Border, Wall or No Wall

Families Keep Trying to Cross Border, Wall or No Wall

Maria Orbelina Cortez says she fled El Salvador for the U.S. after her husband attacked her and knocked a pan of scalding oil onto her youngest son's head. After quietly planning for months, she took the...

Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 at 08:21 AM EST

Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg Exploring 2020 Presidential Bid

Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg Exploring 2020 Presidential Bid

Democrat Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana, says he's forming an exploratory committee for a 2020 presidential bid. "The reality is there's no going back, and there's no such thing as...

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