Politics

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg.
(AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
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January 08, 2020 - 6:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has unveiled a rough sketch of his plans to create millions of new jobs focused largely in communities “left behind” by President Donald Trump. The billionaire former New York City mayor discussed his prescriptions for the nation's...
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January 08, 2020 - 11:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that Iran appears to be "standing down" and said no Americans or Iraqis were harmed in Iran's Tuesday ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops, adding that the bases "sustained minimal damage." Speaking from the foyer of...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., smiles during a rally at West Delaware High School, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Manchester, Iowa. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
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January 07, 2020 - 8:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren is promising to remake the nation’s consumer bankruptcy system if elected president, returning to her political roots while also potentially picking a fight with a top rival for the Democratic nomination, former Vice President Joe Biden. The Massachusetts...
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FILE- In this July 8, 2019 file photo, former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach addresses the crowd as he announces his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate in Leavenworth, Kan. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, that he'll remain in his post as the country's top diplomat, forgoing a run for Senate from Kansas that many Republicans have seen as the party's best hope of retaining what should be a guaranteed GOP seat from the deep red state. Without him, Washington Republicans worry that Kobach, a polarizing conservative who lost a race for governor last year, would become the GOP's Senate candidate and lose in the general election.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
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January 07, 2020 - 5:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's declaration Tuesday that he won't run for Senate in Kansas returned some Republicans to worrying that they can't block a polarizing conservative from winning the GOP nomination and putting the seat in play. Pompeo's decision to remain as nation's...
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Mike Bloomberg at his campaign office in Detroit
Mike Bloomberg
Elise Czajkowski
January 07, 2020 - 3:02 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has purchased a 60-second Super Bowl ad spot that will likely run him at least $10 million, according to The New York Times .
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's puppy
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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January 07, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hopes to have a new advisor on the hill – the adorable puppy she introduced on her Instagram feed.
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Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg greets supporters, staff and media at the opening of his downtown Los Angeles headquarters on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020. The Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City mayor likes a lot of what he sees in the Golden State and thinks its efforts on climate change, gun control and criminal justice reform sets a benchmark for other states to emulate. (AP Photo/Michael R. Blood)
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January 06, 2020 - 7:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mike Bloomberg's plan for California - export it. The Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City mayor likes a lot of what he sees in the Golden State and thinks its efforts on climate change, gun control and criminal justice reform set a benchmark for other...
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President Donald Trump meets with Rep. Jeff Van Drew, D-N.J., who is planning to switch his party affiliation, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
David Caplan
January 06, 2020 - 6:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Donald Trump is heading to the Garden State later this month for a "Keep America Great Again" rally, the president's 2020 campaign announced Monday. The rally is scheduled for Tuesday, January 28 at 7 p.m. at the Wildwoods Convention Center in Wildwood. “President Trump has...
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Secretary of Defense Mark Esper delivers a statement on Iraq and Syria, at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago property, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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January 06, 2020 - 6:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials on Monday braced for Iran to respond to the killing of its most powerful general, noting heightened military readiness in the country and preparing for a possible “tit-for-tat” attempt on the life of an American military commander. President Donald Trump ordered the...
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Kimberly Dole
January 06, 2020 - 10:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Former Obama administration housing chief Julián Castro endorsed Elizabeth Warren's presidential bid, saying the Massachusetts senator is "the most qualified, best-equipped candidate to win the nomination" and defeat President Donald Trump. In an online video posted Monday...
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