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NBC announces lineup of Democrats for each of the two nights for first 2020 debate

NBC News on Friday announced the lineups of Democratic presidential candidates who are appearing on stage on each of the two nights of the first debate of the 2020 race this month.

By |2019-06-14T12:14:06-05:00June 14th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Growing US Opioid Crisis Could Become a Big Threat to National Security

The opioid crisis that has hit all corners of the United States in recent years has the potential to become a national security threat beyond anything America has experienced from a foreign power.

By |2019-06-13T12:48:30-05:00June 13th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Fight Over Census Documents Centers on Motive for a Citizenship Question

The fight between Congress and President Trump over census documents revolves around one crucial issue: discerning the true motive of the Trump administration when it made a historic decision to ask all residents in the country if they were an American citizen.

By |2019-06-13T05:44:38-05:00June 13th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Kamala Harris: Justice Dept. has ‘no choice’ but to charge Trump if he loses in 2020

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) said the Justice Department would have “no choice” but to charge President Donald Trump with obstruction of justice if he finished his term without being impeached.

By |2019-06-12T06:16:50-05:00June 12th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

‘Tariffs are the answer’: Trump appears emboldened after economic brinkmanship with Mexico

A sense of relief among Republicans and business leaders after President Trump postponed his tariff threats against Mexico gave way Monday to growing unease over whether he had internalized the risks of his economic warfare — or was emboldened by the showdown.

By |2019-06-11T05:41:08-05:00June 11th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Trump defends deal with Mexico that critics say will do little to curb migrant crisis

President Trump and his allies on Sunday declared victory in the tariffs standoff with Mexico after the administration appeared to have secured significant commitments from the Mexican government to stem the flow of Central American migrants at the U.S. border.

By |2019-06-10T05:42:19-05:00June 10th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

House OKs Dems’ immigration bill, despite veto threat

Democrats shunned a White House veto threat and muscled legislation through the House Tuesday that would bestow a chance for citizenship on an estimated 2 million-plus migrants, a bill that stands virtually no chance of enactment but lets them showcase their efforts on one of their highest-profile priorities.

By |2019-06-05T05:15:46-05:00June 5th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments

Pro-Impeachment Dems Are Privately Recruiting Other Members Despite Pelosi’s Warnings

Unwilling to wait for Nancy Pelosi to embrace their cause, pro-impeachment House Democrats have begun recruiting fellow lawmakers to their camp in an effort to put more pressure on the House Speaker.

By |2019-06-04T05:35:40-05:00June 4th, 2019|U.S. Politics|0 Comments