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Cash Rolling In For Republican Party Committees

The Republican Party-affiliated national campaign committees have outraised their Democratic counterparts in 2019, according to the latest FEC data. Republican committees raised a combined $54.4 million in the first two months of 2019, while Democrats reported $39.6 million during the same period. Main party committee fundraising accounted for much of the gap, with the Republican National Committee (RNC) bringing in ...

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Gillibrand Releases Over A Decade Of Tax Returns — Calls On Others To Do The Same

President hopeful and Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand released her federal tax returns on Wednesday and urged others running for president in 2020 to release their tax returns as well. “Transparency is essential to combating the corrupting influence of money in politics,” Gillibrand tweeted. “The American people should know that their president is beholden to no one but them ...

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Biden Plays The White Misogynistic Man Apology Card

Former Vice President Joe Biden said last night he regretted the way he treated Anita Hill during the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas in 1991. Biden acknowledged his role in the hearings, behavior which has come under scrutiny as he positions himself to enter the presidential race, according to the New York Times. The remarks were made ...

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Kamala Harris Reveals $315 Billion Plan To Increase Pay For Public School Teachers

California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris revealed a multi-billion dollar policy proposal to increase teacher pay Tuesday. The proposal would give public school teachers a $13,500 raise, equivalent to a 23 percent base pay increase. The plan would cost approximately $315 billion in federal funding over 10 years. “As president, I will make the largest federal investment in teacher pay in ...

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Republican Challenger Sets April Deadline For Decision To Take On Trump For President

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld says he is leaning toward a Republican presidential run, and will give himself until next month to make a final decision. “I’m leaning towards doing it unless something changes, and set myself an informal deadline of the month of April to pull the trigger,” Weld said Monday while visiting the early primary state of New ...

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Beto O’Rourke Follows In Obama’s Footsteps With Latest Campaign Hire

Presidential hopeful and former Democratic Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke revealed on Monday that he made a key addition to his campaign by hiring one of former President Barack Obama’s top campaign staffers. Jennifer O’Malley Dillon, who was Obama’s deputy campaign manager for his 2012 presidential run, will be serving as the campaign manager for O’Rourke’s 2020 Beto for America campaign. ...

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Democratic Senator Declines To Seek 2020 Reelection

Democratic New Mexico Sen. Tom Udall said he will not seek a third term in the 2020 election Monday. “I’m confident that we could run a strong campaign next year to earn a third term … But the worst thing anyone in public office can do is believe the office belongs to them, rather than to the people they represent. ...

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Cory Booker Wants A Woman On His Ticket, But Not As President

The pandering that goes on in Democrat politics is enough to make everyone sick. Democrats don’t care about the best person for the job, they care only about identity politics, which their party has perfected to the point that nothing is real and no one does any serious thinking. Recently Cory Booker swore that there would be a woman on ...

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‘He’s Apologized For Being Born’: Bloomberg Takes On Beto’s Unusual Campaign Approach

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg poked fun at Democrats running for office Thursday night while explaining his reason for not jumping into a crowded presidential race. One of the prerequisites for running in 2020 is the need to go on an apology tour, Bloomberg said during a Bermuda Executive Forum in New York. The billionaire businessman gave former ...

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Obama Is Headed To Washington With His Eyes On Freshman House Democrats

Freshman Democrats in the House of Representatives are scheduled to meet former President Barack Obama on Monday during an introduction event hosted by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. Pelosi is gathering her caucus’s new members to “celebrate the freshman class of the 116th Congress” and meet the party’s former leader, according to an invitation obtained by Politico. The reception ...

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Democratic Socialists Of America Split On Bernie Sanders Endorsement After He Refrains From Supporting Reparations

Members of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) are urging the organization’s national political committee to withhold its endorsement of Bernie Sanders for president after he stated that he was not in favor of slavery reparations. The DSA’s AfroSocialist and Socialists of Color Caucus wrote an open letter to the political committee criticizing Sanders’ failure to address “the unique experiences of ...

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Bernie Sanders Promises To Offset CO2 From His Private Jet Flights

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Self-proclaimed Socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders pledged to offset carbon emissions from his 2020 presidential campaign travel by donating contributions to renewable energy projects, The Huffington Post reports. “Bernie Sanders is a champion in the fight for climate justice and, like him, we know we need to address our emissions through action, not just rhetoric,” Sanders’s campaign manager Faiz Shakir told ...

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Key Clinton 2016 Staff Going To Archenemy Bernie Sanders

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A staffer from Hillary Clinton’s failed 2016 presidential campaign who specialized in opposition research on her primary opponent Bernie Sanders is joining the Vermont senator’s 2020 campaign. Tyson Brody, former deputy research director for Clinton’s 2016 campaign, will direct Sanders’s research operation, the senator’s campaign manager Faiz Shakir confirmed to Intelligencer Wednesday. “This campaign will comport itself according to the ...

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Biden May Choose Stacey Abrams As His 2020 Running Mate So People Don’t Think He’s ‘Another Old White Guy’

Former Vice President Joe Biden is considering launching a 2020 presidential announcement with failed Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams as his running mate, according to a report published Thursday. Biden’s top advisors have been in discussions to add Abrams to the top of the ticket in an attempt to show Americans that the former vice president “isn’t just another old ...

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Gillibrand: Social Security, Pathway To Citizenship Should Be Rights

Democratic New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, a 2020 hopeful, said social security and a pathway to citizenship should be rights for immigrants “in the country now” Tuesday at a campaign event in Iowa. “I have a lot of ideas,” Gillibrand said. “First, we need comprehensive immigration reform. If you are in this country now, you must have the right to ...

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