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Politics Mar 09‘Several’ lawmakers had contact with person who got COVID-19, physician says
The Capitol's attending physician said Monday that members of Congress had contact with a person who attended a recent political conference and who subsequently developed the illness caused by the new coronavirus.
Politics Feb 26Pelosi urges Democratic unity amid Sanders’ campaign surge
"This has to be about unity, unity, unity,” she said.
Politics Feb 17One thing unites establishment Democrats: Fear of Sanders
Critics of the Vermont senator, who has long identified as a democratic socialist, are further than they've ever been from unifying behind a moderate alternative.
Politics Feb 14Limbaugh draws criticism for remarks about Buttigieg kissing his husband
Rush Limbaugh, who Trump awarded the Medal of Freedom, drew bipartisan criticism for saying the country won't elect Pete Buttigieg president because he's been “kissing his husband" on stage after debates.
Politics Feb 142020 Democrats step up attacks to blunt Bloomberg’s rise
White House hopefuls are trying to blunt Bloomberg, who gained attention by flooding the national airwaves with hundreds of millions of dollars in advertisements and is on the verge of being admitted into next week's presidential debate.
Politics Feb 05WATCH: GOP Sen. Mitt Romney says he will vote to convict Trump
Breaking from his party, Romney will likely be the only Republican senator to favor ousting the impeached president.
Politics Feb 05WATCH: Sen. Doug Jones says he will vote to convict Trump
Alabama Sen. Doug Jones, the most endangered Democrat in this November's elections, said Wednesday that he will vote to convict President Donald Trump as the Senate impeachment trial reaches its climax.
Politics Feb 04WATCH: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivers the Democratic response to the State of the Union
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says her party is focusing on easing health care costs and addressing other pocket-book issues.
Politics Jan 18Impeachment lands Sen. Collins in familiar spot: crosshairs
Facing perhaps her toughest reelection fight, veteran Sen. Susan Collins has parachuted into familiar terrain — the heart of a hot-button issue, this time President Donald Trump's impeachment.
Politics Jan 16Rep. Liz Cheney to stay in House, decline Senate run
Cheney told her colleagues at a closed-door meeting Thursday that she's staying put.