politics

Jamaal Bowman
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July 17, 2020 - 11:52 am
Former middle school principal Jamaal Bowman has toppled 16-term U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel in New York’s Democratic primary in another upset victory for the party’s insurgent wing.
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Rev. Ruben Diaz Sr. with Ted Cruz
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Maya Rajamani
July 13, 2020 - 3:08 pm
Controversial Bronx Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr. will not seek re-election next year, the politician said Monday.
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Joe Biden
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July 07, 2020 - 8:31 pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden has won New Jersey’s mostly mail-in Democratic presidential primary, and Cory Booker has won the state's Democratic Senate primary.
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Scherie Murray
Scherie Murray
Maya Rajamani
May 26, 2020 - 1:04 pm
A Republican businesswoman who had planned to challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for her congressional seat has suspended her campaign.
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Hillary Clinton
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April 28, 2020 - 2:10 pm
Hillary Clinton on Tuesday endorsed presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, saying she was "thrilled" to be part of his campaign.
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Joe Biden
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April 24, 2020 - 11:40 am
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden predicts President Donald Trump will try to push back November voting in an effort to win reelection.
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Bernard Kerik
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February 18, 2020 - 1:56 pm
President Donald Trump issued an executive pardon to former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik and commuted the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich on Tuesday afternoon.
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Bernie Sanders and Jumaane Williams
Bernie Sanders campaign
David Caplan
January 02, 2020 - 5:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday snagged the endorsement of a high-ranking New York City official: Public Advocate Jumaane Williams. "After months of great deliberation, I'm proud to once again announce my endorsement of Sen. @BernieSanders...
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
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Andrew Weber
October 16, 2019 - 8:51 am
NEW YORK (AP/1010 WINS) – New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is planning to endorse Bernie Sanders for president at a rally on Saturday. The Sanders campaign confirmed the endorsement plans of AOC and Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar, another member of "The Squad," on Tuesday. “The Squad”...
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 U.S. President Donald Trump stands with Labor Secretary Alex Acosta, who announced his resignation, while talking to the media at the White House on July 12, 2019 in Washington, DC.
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Andrew Weber
July 12, 2019 - 9:47 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — U.S. Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta is resigning, President Donald Trump announced Friday morning. The move comes amid controversy around how he managed a sex crime case involving billionaire businessman Jeffrey Epstein during his time as U.S. attorney for southern Florida...
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