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Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 at 12:30 PM EDT

South Carolina Is Sunday Focus for Sparring Biden, Harris

South Carolina Is Sunday Focus for Sparring Biden, Harris

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has apologized for comments about working with segregationist lawmakers in his early days in the U.S. Senate and says he now understands that his remarks could have...

Monday, Jul 8, 2019 at 06:54 AM EDT

UK's Top Diplomat in US Blasts Trump in Leaked Memos

UK's Top Diplomat in US Blasts Trump in Leaked Memos

The U.K.'s top diplomat in the U.S. views President Donald Trump as "inept," "insecure" and "incompetent," according to leaked diplomatic cables. Kim Darroch, Britain's ambassador to Washington, D.C., made the...

Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 at 01:46 AM EDT

A Matter of Faith: Democrats Embrace Religion in Campaign

A Matter of Faith: Democrats Embrace Religion in Campaign

When 10 Democratic presidential candidates were pressed on immigration policy during their recent debate, Pete Buttigieg took his answer in an unexpected direction: He turned the question into a matter of...

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 05:42 PM EDT

Some Big Farms Collect Big Checks From Trump Aid Package

Some Big Farms Collect Big Checks From Trump Aid Package

When President Donald Trump's administration announced a $12 billion aid package for farmers struggling under the financial strain of his trade dispute with China, the payments were capped. But many large...

Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 at 09:26 AM EDT

Security Threat Was Reason for Pence's NH Cancellation: Officials

Security Threat Was Reason for Pence's NH Cancellation: Officials

Administrative officials for Vice President Mike Pence say an alleged security threat was the reason why a trip to New Hampshire was cancelled this past week. However, police in Salem, New Hampshire say they...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 07:53 PM EDT

Beto O'Rourke Pushes Student Loan Forgiveness for Public School Teachers

Beto O'Rourke Pushes Student Loan Forgiveness for Public School Teachers

Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke announced a plan to forgive 100% of student loan debt for all public school teachers, as part of a far-reaching plan for massive investment in public education. O'Rourke, a...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 06:58 PM EDT

Homeland Insecurity: Empty Seats at Agency Dealing With Overcrowding at the Border

Homeland Insecurity: Empty Seats at Agency Dealing With Overcrowding at the Border

The agency in charge of dealing with overcrowded conditions at migrant facilities near the southern border is severely understaffed at the leadership level, NBC News reports. The president has demanded the...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 07:16 PM EDT

Pete Buttigieg Has Money, But Can He Turn It Into 2020 Win?

Pete Buttigieg Has Money, But Can He Turn It Into 2020 Win?

Pete Buttigieg stunned the Democratic presidential field with a nearly $25 million second-quarter fundraising haul. Now he needs to figure out how to use that money to build a campaign that can go the distance...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 05:29 PM EDT

House Freshmen Balance National Crises, Issues Back Home

House Freshmen Balance National Crises, Issues Back Home

Iowa Rep. Abby Finkenauer spent her time back home meeting with small-business owners and veterans, marching in a parade and delivering gifts to fire stations. In their upstate New York districts, Rep....

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 09:15 PM EDT

Biden Says He Was Wrong in Comments About Segregationists

Biden Says He Was Wrong in Comments About Segregationists

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday apologized for recent comments about working with segregationist senators in his early days in the U.S. Senate, saying he understands now his remarks could have...

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