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Politics May 162020 hopeful Inslee touts $9 trillion climate plan as economic opportunity
Inslee's proposal comes as some Democrats on Capitol Hill push a Green New Deal with a similar focus, but the former congressman, who has spent decades as a leading advocate for combating rising carbon levels, is seeking to carve out…
Politics May 14Montana Governor Bullock enters 2020 Democratic presidential race
Gov. Steve Bullock, D-Mont. joins an already crowded field of candidates vying for the Democratic nomination.
Politics May 03Presidential hopeful Inslee wants 100 percent clean energy by 2030
Presidential candidate Jay Inslee is calling for the nation's entire electrical grid and all new vehicles and buildings to be carbon pollution free by 2030.
Politics Apr 30Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams won’t run for Senate in 2020
Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020, dimming her party's hopes of a Senate majority and renewing speculation about her political future after last year's unsuccessful run for governor.
Politics Mar 312020’s underdogs battle for donors to get on debate stage
The fiercest battle for campaign cash is playing out between the presidential candidates who might not be on your radar.
Politics Mar 22Jimmy Carter is now the longest-living president in U.S. history
Friday is the 172nd day beyond Carter's 94th birthday, exceeding by one day the lifespan of former President George H.W. Bush, who died Nov. 30 at the age of 94 years, 171 days. Both men were born in 1924: Bush…
Politics Mar 11Democrats turn to blue-collar Milwaukee for 2020 convention
The Democratic National Committee's decision will take the party to the heart of the working-class upper Midwest that delivered President Donald Trump to the White House.
Politics Mar 01WATCH: Washington Gov. Jay Inslee launches 2020 presidential bid
The 68-year-old governor is launching his bid Friday in Seattle, following recent visits to the first primary state of New Hampshire and the early caucus state of Nevada.
Politics Feb 13Howard Dean to lead new Dem voter data exchange
The one-time presidential candidate, former Vermont governor and ex-Democratic National Committee chairman is set to return to prominence as head of a new operation that Democrats hope puts them back on par with Republicans in the never-ending race to use…
Politics Feb 05WATCH: Stacey Abrams delivers Democratic response to State of the Union
"These were our family values: faith, service, education and responsibility," she said, arguing for "this uncommon grace of community."…