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The next Democratic debate will take place right before the New Hampshire primary

Monday  08:40,   27 january 2020

It kicks off a trio of debates ahead of the early-state primaries and caucuses.Scheduled just days after Iowa’s caucuses and less than a week before New Hampshire’s February 11 primary, the debate, hosted by ABC, WMUR-TV, and Apple News, is poised... >>>

'We need representation that looks and feels like us,' Candidate vies for Dem nomination to unseat Rep. Thomas Massie in 2020

Monday  08:25,   27 january 2020

Fabert is one of two Demorcratic candidates who want to unseat Republican Rep. Thomas Massie who has represented the congressional district for seven years.She's watched the election cycles heat up and cool down, observed candidates and took... >>>

In Iowa, Pete Buttigieg addresses questions about low black support. Iowans are both trusting and skeptical.

Monday  08:25,   27 january 2020

As Buttigieg continues to receive little support among African American voters in national polling, he's getting more questions in front of Iowa audiences about his electability.The 25-year-old felt nervous at the meet-and-greet in Des Moines.... >>>

Elizabeth Warren seeks spark in final sprint to Iowa

Monday  08:00,   27 january 2020

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Elizabeth Warren is fighting to regain momentum in the turbulent fight for the Democratic presidential nomination amid lingering questions about her authenticity and electability. © Provided by Associated Press Democratic... >>>

Title, release date revealed for Bolton memoir

Monday  07:05,   27 january 2020

Former national security adviser John Bolton's forthcoming memoir is titled "The Room Where It Happened" and is scheduled to be released March 17, according to a posting for the book that went live Sunday night. © Getty Images Title, release... >>>

Recording Shows That the Swamp Has Not Been Drained

Monday  06:00,   27 january 2020

WASHINGTON — It became such a central slogan of Donald J. Trump’s 2016 campaign that at rallies his supporters would chant the three words representing his pledge to take on big donors and special interests: “Drain the swamp.” But as President Trump >>>

Bolton lawyer blames book leak on 'corrupted' review process

Monday  05:05,   27 january 2020

A lawyer for John Bolton slammed the leak of details from the former national security adviser's upcoming book that have quickly rocked the impeachment case against President Trump. © Provided by MediaDC: Washington Newspaper Publishing Company, >>>

Democrats demand Bolton testimony after report his book says Trump tied Ukraine aid to Biden probe

Monday  03:30,   27 january 2020

The reported account in an unpublished manuscript by the former national security adviser counters the White House's defense of the president.NBC has not verified the report, published The New York Times, which cited multiple sources familiar... >>>

On Day Off From Trial, Senators Campaign Frantically in Iowa

Monday  02:55,   27 january 2020

For senators serving as impeachment jurors and presidential candidates at the same time, this is what weekends are like.After all, the senior senator from Massachusetts is campaigning for president while serving as a juror in President Trump’s... >>>

5 Takeaways on Trump and Ukraine From John Bolton’s Book

Monday  02:20,   27 january 2020

WASHINGTON — President Trump directly tied the withholding of almost $400 million in American security aid to investigations that he sought from Ukrainian officials, according to an unpublished manuscript of a book that John R. Bolton, Mr. Trump’s... >>>

Trump Tied Ukraine Aid to Inquiries He Sought, Bolton Book Says

Monday  01:30,   27 january 2020

President Trump told his national security adviser in August that he wanted to continue freezing $391 million in security assistance to Ukraine until officials there helped with investigations into Democrats including the Bidens, according to an... >>>

Donald Trump takes to Twitter after Kobe Bryant's shocking death

Sunday  23:40,   26 january 2020

Donald Trump takes to Twitter after Kobe Bryant's shocking deathPresident Donald Trump was among those who took to Twitter on Sunday after the sudden death of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe... >>>

GOP senator: ‘Hopefully’ Trump will learn lessons from impeachment

Sunday  23:30,   26 january 2020

“I think he’ll put two and two together,” Sen. Mike Braun said. “In this case, he was taken to the carpet.”In an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Braun was grilled by host Chuck Todd on how Trump will react to beating articles of impeachment,... >>>

Trump’s Mideast Plan Is Seen Mainly as an Election Lift for Netanyahu

Sunday  23:00,   26 january 2020

LONDON — Less than a month after being sworn in, President Trump welcomed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel to the White House with a bold promise: He would broker a peace accord between the Israelis and the Palestinians — the diplomatic... >>>

NPR Journalist Answers Trump, Invites Him for Interview After President Questions Why Media Organization Exists

Sunday  22:40,   26 january 2020

Journalist Steve Inskeep, who hosts Morning Edition and Up First on National Public Radio, answered Donald Trump and invited him for an interview after the president questioned why the publicly-funded media organization exists. © SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty >>>