Politics

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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Andrew Weber
October 04, 2019 - 10:48 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – President Trump, his son Donald Jr. and local Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez got into a Twitter fight Thursday night, as Trump called AOC a “Wack Job.” The episode began when Trump retweeted his son, who had commented on a woman who spoke up at an Ocasio-Cortez town hall in...
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Energy Secretary Rick Perry testifies during a House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
David Caplan
October 03, 2019 - 7:55 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry is expected to announce next month that he will resign from his position, Politico reported Thursday night , citing three sources. Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette is expected to replace Perry, at least temporarily, Politico...
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Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a gun safety forum Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 03, 2019 - 7:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden raised $15.2 million for his presidential campaign over the last three months. The sum places him well ahead of many lower-tier candidates in the Democratic primary. But it’s a middling amount for one of the top-polling candidates in the Democratic primary and lags...
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FILE - In this April 1, 2012 file photo, members of Nickelback pose on the red carpet at the Juno Awards in Ottawa. Twitter has removed President Donald Trump’s tweet of a Nickelback meme aimed at former Vice President Joe Biden because of a copyright complaint. The removed post, which featured the group’s 2005 music video “Photograph,” showed singer Chad Kroeger holding an edited photo of Biden, his son Hunter, a Ukrainian gas executive and another man. A Twitter spokesperson on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, said it responded “to valid copyright complaints sent to us by a copyright owner or their authorized representatives.” (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 03, 2019 - 1:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter and YouTube have removed a video from President Donald Trump that featured an edited Nickelback music video clip that took aim at former Vice President Joe Biden. Both a Twitter post and a YouTube upload were blocked because of copyright complaints. The video featured a...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 02, 2019 - 8:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Agitated and angry, President Donald Trump squared off against House Democrats on Wednesday, packing his increasingly aggressive impeachment defense with name-calling and expletives. Quietly but just as resolutely, lawmakers expanded their inquiry, promising a broad new subpoena...
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In this Sept. 29, 2019 photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking at a campaign event at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. Sanders' campaign said Wednesday the Democratic presidential candidate has had a heart procedure for a blocked artery and that he’s canceling events and appearances "until further notice." (AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter)
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 02, 2019 - 7:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders' campaign said Wednesday that the Democratic presidential candidate had a heart procedure for a blocked artery and was canceling events and appearances "until further notice." The 78-year-old Vermont senator experienced chest discomfort during a campaign event...
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Democratic debate
AP Photo/Eric Gay
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 02, 2019 - 5:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A dozen candidates have qualified for the fourth Democratic presidential debate later this month. The debate will be held Oct. 15 at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio, and is being hosted by CNN and The New York Times. The qualifying candidates are former Vice President...
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Bernie Sanders
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1010 WINS Newsroom
October 02, 2019 - 10:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) – Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, 78, will attend the Oct. 15 Democratic presidential debate, after his campaign announced Wednesday that his campaign had been halted "until further notice" after he had a heart procedure for a blocked artery. "Thanks for...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking at a campaign event, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. (AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter)
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 6:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2020 presidential candidates' third-quarter fundraising (all times local): 6:40 p.m. Top Democratic White House hopefuls took in a collective $56 million over the last three months, but in a sign of what they're up against, President Donald Trump and his allies...
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New York Congressman Christopher Collins file image.
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AP News
October 01, 2019 - 3:43 pm
Former U.S. Rep. Chris Collins has pleaded guilty in an insider trading case, a day after he resigned from Congress.
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