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Sen. Bernie Sanders to introduce plan to forgive college debt for all bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Bernie Sanders will introduce legislation Monday to zero…

  • Jun 24th, 2019

 

As first debate nears, Democratic National Committee is still wrestling with demons of 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Struggling presidential hopefuls won’t be the only ones looking…

  • Jun 24th, 2019

 

Supreme Court says law imposing extra prison time for ‘crimes of violence’ is too vague

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of…

  • Jun 24th, 2019

 

Rich and not-so-rich senators fight to keep lawmaker pay freeze

By Katherine Tully-McManus CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bipartisan group of…

  • Jun 22nd, 2019

Supreme Court bolsters property owners’ rights

By David G. Savage Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme…

  • Jun 22nd, 2019

Dems vote to block State Dept. from going to Trump hotels, golf resorts

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Democrats offered another rebuke to President Donald Trump…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Trump moves to weaken Obama climate policy, bolster coal industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled its final plan…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Trump kicks off a new campaign reprising old themes

ORLANDO, Fla. — President Donald Trump officially kicked off his reelection campaign…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Pollution flushed from Midwest creates giant dead zone in Gulf of Mexico

CHICAGO — Just off the coast of Louisiana, where the Mississippi River…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Americans make up Mexico’s largest group of immigrants

TIJUANA, Mexico —They come for the tacos. Or the music. Or the…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Did tax law make Americans less charitable?

By Laura Davison Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans gave less money…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Trump vows to deport ‘millions’ of migrants

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s bold but vague pledge to deport…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Biden: Nix tax loopholes to address poverty, expand health care

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former Vice President Joe Biden told a clergy-led group…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

Jay Inslee’s 2020 plan: Become president, save the planet

DAVENPORT, Iowa — The heap of ashes behind Jay Inslee used to…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

Trump team weighs options against Iran after tanker explosions

By Tracy Wilkinson, David S. Cloud and Nabih Bulos Los Angeles Times…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Mexico to put 825 additional immigration agents on its borders to curb influx

MEXICO CITY — Mexico will post 825 additional immigration agents on its…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Study: Opioid overdose deaths don’t decline in states with medical weed

By Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer Trying to replicate an often-cited 2014…

  • Jun 13th, 2019

Trump orders federal agencies to ease approval of new GMO crops

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday directing…

  • Jun 12th, 2019

Border spending package: Aid for migrants, no money for wall

By David Lerman CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate Appropriations Committee…

  • Jun 11th, 2019

Leatherback sea turtles likely to go extinct under Trump administration policy, lawsuit argues

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Leatherback sea turtles are likely to be “effectively extinct…

  • Jun 11th, 2019