Politics

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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Mike Montone
May 28, 2019 - 10:40 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will return to waiting tables. RELATED: WATCH: AOC freaks out in Instagram story over tornado warning in DC Bernie Sanders, AOC introduce legislation to cap credit card interest rates at 15% Group that backed AOC in 2018 warns Biden could divide...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during a house party, Friday, May 24, 2019, in Newton, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
May 26, 2019 - 7:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic leaders in Congress have argued that impeaching President Donald Trump is a political mistake as the 2020 election nears. Most of the candidates running to succeed him seem to agree, for now. Fewer than one-third of the 23 Democrats vying for the nomination are issuing...
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President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un
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Adam Warner
May 26, 2019 - 2:58 pm
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are in agreement about Democratic candidate Joe Biden.
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Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump
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Adam Warner
May 25, 2019 - 3:37 pm
Hillary Clinton responded to the doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that Donald Trump and others shared on social media this week, accusing the president of spreading “sexist trash.”
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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, May 24, 2019, before boarding Marine One for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., and then on to Tokyo. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
May 25, 2019 - 12:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Intelligence professionals warned Friday that President Donald Trump's decision to give his loyal attorney general carte blanche to disclose still-secret material from the Russia investigation will let William Barr cherry-pick intelligence to paint a misleading picture about what...
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signs one of the nation's most restrictive abortion bills, banning the procedure on or beyond eight weeks of pregnancy, Friday, May 24, 2019 in Jefferson City, Mo. (AP Photo by Summer Balentine)
David Caplan
May 24, 2019 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker has slammed Missouri Gov. Mike Parson for signing a bill on Friday that bans abortions on or beyond the eighth week of pregnancy without exceptions for cases of rape or incest, making it among the most restrictive abortion...
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Instagram/Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
David Caplan
May 23, 2019 - 7:34 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez freaked out over a tornado warning in Washington Thursday in an Instagram story, but she also took the opportunity to cite climate change, and specifically her Green New Deal. "Guys, they just issued a tornado watch in D.C.," a concerned Ocasio-...
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David Caplan
May 22, 2019 - 11:35 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Pete Buttigieg didn't mince words about the Trump administration's foreign policy during a speaking engagement at the 92nd Street Y Wednesday night, where he also slammed the Pentagon's proposal of sending 10,000 troops to the Middle East, which will be presented to...
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President Donald Trump delivers a statement in the Rose Garden of the White House, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 22, 2019 - 6:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly stalked out of a White House meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday, flatly declaring he would no longer work with Democrats unless they drop all investigations in the aftermath of the special counsel's Trump-Russia report. House Speaker Nancy...
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President Trump
Sipa USA
May 22, 2019 - 1:26 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state lawmakers have passed legislation that would allow President Donald Trump's state tax returns to be released to Democrats in Congress. The legislation now goes to Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo after final passage Wednesday in the Democrat-controlled Senate and...
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