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Tulsi Gabbard makes fans of Trump supporters in New Hampshire

Tulsi Gabbard makes fans of Trump supporters in New Hampshire

Voters asking questions at Democratic presidential campaign events don’t often profess their love for Donald Trump or privately weigh whether to support a Democrat or the President in 2020. But most Democratic events are not like Tulsi Gabbard‘s town halls. The Hawaii congresswoman has proven resilient in the Democratic field, weathering low poll numbers and…MORE

Sanders endorses controversial candidate in California congressional race

Sanders endorses controversial candidate in California congressional race

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday endorsed Cenk Uygur, a controversial candidate in the competitive race to replace Katie Hill in California’s 25th Congressional District. Uygur — who had already backed Sanders’ bid for president — has built a following around his popular progressive talk show “The Young Turks,” which started as radio program before becoming…MORE

Still waiting for Judiciary Committee’s final impeachment votes

Still waiting for Judiciary Committee’s final impeachment votes

The House Judiciary Committee is now expected to vote Friday, likely on party lines, to send two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the House floor for consideration next week. The committee had been expected to approve the charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress late Thursday, after a 14-hour debate. Instead,…MORE

Americans: Watch the next few hours in the UK closely

Americans: Watch the next few hours in the UK closely

Americans: Watch the next few hours in the UK closely. If the Labour Party’s election night goes as disastrously as early exit polls foretell, the Democratic Party may see a cautionary tale for the US 2020 presidential race. Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn took his party way to the left, leaving the more moderate ground where many…MORE

McConnell and White House counsel agree to coordinate impeachment trial plans

McConnell and White House counsel agree to coordinate impeachment trial plans

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump’s top lawyer sketched out a plan Thursday to coordinate closely for an impeachment trial but haven’t reached agreement on a final strategy to defend Trump against charges of high crimes and misdemeanors, according to two sources familiar with the conversation. The closed-door meeting Thursday between the…MORE

Kentucky governor restores former felons’ voting rights

Kentucky governor restores former felons’ voting rights

Newly sworn-in Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear restored voting rights for over 140,000 former felons in the state through an executive order, his office announced Thursday. “My faith teaches me to treat others with dignity and respect. My faith also teaches forgiveness and that is why I am restoring voting rights to over one hundred forty…MORE

Why today’s impeachment hearing worked

Why today’s impeachment hearing worked

The House Judiciary Committee is in the midst of a marathon session that will, eventually, end with a final vote on the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. You might think that a hearing that began at 9 a.m. ET and could easily extend past the 12-hour mark might be overwhelming. Or filled…MORE

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