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Elizabeth Warren’s Big Money Back Door

Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has made her opposition to pricey fundraisers a staple of her presidential campaign. “I don’t do big-dollar fundraisers at all,” she told “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon on Thursday. But Warren has carved out a workaround to her pledge by speaking at high-dollar fundraisers for the Democratic National Committee (DNC), whose financial support in the ...

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McCarthy Challenges Pelosi To Meet Her Own Standard For Impeachment

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy challenged House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tuesday to meet the standard for impeachment that she nearly nine months ago. “Impeachment is so divisive to the country that unless there’s something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan, I don’t think we should go down that path, because it divides the country,” Pelosi told The Washington Post in ...

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Pete Buttigieg Faces Left-Wing Backlash Over Resurfaced 2011 Clip

Democratic presidential candidate Mayor Pete Buttigieg is facing a left-wing backlash over a resurfaced 2011 clip that shows him talking about challenges faced by minority students. The video shows Buttigieg, then a South Bend, Indiana, mayoral candidate, saying that “there are a lot of kids especially from lower-income minority neighborhoods who literally just haven’t seen it work, there isn’t somebody ...

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Elizabeth Warren Lied About Sending Her Son to Private School

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren denied sending her children to private schools, despite the fact that she sent her son to an elite private school. When confronted by school choice activists after a campaign rally on Thursday, Warren said that her children didn’t go to private schools. “We are going to have the same choice that you had for ...

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Elizabeth Warren Rally Derailed By Pro-Charter School Protesters

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign rally in Atlanta on Thursday was derailed by parents protesting the Massachusetts senator’s opposition to charter schools. The group of mostly black parents interrupted Warren’s event, which was aimed at courting black women voters, with chants of “Our children, our choice!” and “We want to be heard!” WATCH:  A group wearing “powerful parent network” ...

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Elise Stefanik Fires Back At ‘Misogynist’ George Conway After He Calls Her ‘Trash’

Republican New York Rep. Elise Stefanik fired back at George Conway on Saturday, calling him a misogynist and criticizing him for spreading a doctored image of her. Conway, the husband of White House aide Kellyanne Conway, called Stefanik “lying trash” and urged voters to support her Democratic challenger. Mr. Conway, a longtime Republican lawyer, has reinvented himself as a sharp ...

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Democratic Rep Alcee Hastings Under Investigation For Relationship With Staffer

The House Ethics Committee is investigating Democratic Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings for an alleged improper relationship with one of his congressional staffers, the committee announced Thursday. “The Committee is aware off public allegations arising out off Representative Alcee Hastings’ personal relationship with an individual employed in his congressional office,” the committee’s co-chairs said in a press release. The committee first ...

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America’s Federal Budget On ‘Unsustainable Path,’ Warns Fed Chair Jerome Powell

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned Wednesday that the federal budget is on “an unsustainable path” due to rising levels of federal debt. Powell told the Joint Economic Committee that the “high and rising federal debt,” which now tops $23 trillion, could make it difficult for the economy to recover from future market downturns. “In a downturn, it would also ...

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Is Michael Bloomberg Too Short To Be President?

Michael Bloomberg could lower the bar for presidential height. Bloomberg, a billionaire and former mayor of New York City, is reportedly preparing to jump into the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. Bloomberg stands at a full five feet, seven inches, though he once awarded himself an extra three inches on his driver’s license. If elected, he would be the shortest president ...

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Karma: Washington Post Union Says Paper Underpays Non-White Employees, Recommends Hiring Diversity Consultant

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The Washington Post underpays non-white employees compared to white employees, the paper’s union said Wednesday. “Collectively, employees of color are paid less than white men, even when controlling for age and job description” among newsroom employees, according to the Post Guild’s statement on its study on pay disparities at the paper. The union wants the paper to “hire an equity, ...

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Ocasio-Cortez, Omar And Pressley Rally Behind Democrat Accused Of Using Employees For Extramarital Trysts

Democratic Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts came to the defense of Democratic California Rep. Katie Hill, who is resigning amidst scrutiny on her alleged extramarital affairs with two different staffers. Hill gave a departing address on Thursday in which she blamed a “double standard” for her resignation. She previously admitted ...

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Elizabeth Warren Pledges To Crack Down On School Choice, Despite Sending Her Own Son To Elite Private School

Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is pledging to crack down on school choice if elected, despite the fact that she sent her own son to an elite private school, publicly available records show. The 2020 presidential candidate’s public education plan would ban for-profit charter schools — a proposal first backed by Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders — and eliminate government incentives ...

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Major Media Outlets Continue to Promote Polyamory

Major media outlets keep promoting and normalizing non-monogamous relationships. CBSN, the digital streaming arm of CBS News, provided the latest example with an hour-long special on “consensual non-monogamy” that aired Sunday night. The special episode included a 22 minute documentary that centered around interviews with the openly non-monogamous. Interviews with a pro-polyamory researcher and a pro-polyamory lawyer followed the documentary. ...

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Biological Male NCAA Runner Named Conference Female Athlete Of The Week

The Big Sky Conference named University of Montana runner, June Eastwood, a biological male who identifies as a transgender woman, the cross-country female athlete of the week. “June Eastwood finished second in a field of 204 runners at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational,” helping “Montana place seventh as a team,” the conference noted in its announcement on Tuesday. Eastwood previously ...

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