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Politics Mar 18Progressive candidate Newman ousts Democratic incumbent in Illinois primary
Marie Newman won a rematch Tuesday with Illinois Rep. Dan Lipinski, unseating one of the most conservative Democrats in Congress in a victory for abortion-rights advocates who have targeted the eight-term congressman for years.
Politics Mar 02Klobuchar is ending her presidential bid, will endorse Biden
Her campaign says she is flying to Dallas and plans to join Biden at his rally Monday night.
Politics Feb 25Medical report shows Klobuchar in ‘very good health’
Klobuchar is trailing Sanders and most of her other rivals ahead of Tuesday night's debate in South Carolina.
Politics Feb 24‘Why would I get out?’ Democratic candidates brush off calls to quit
Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar said during a stop in Arkansas the day after she came in sixth in Nevada that dropping out was "not even a close call" for her. …
Politics Feb 19Super PACs support Warren, Klobuchar whether they like it or not
A super PAC may raise and spend unlimited amounts of money, including from corporations and unions, to campaign independently for candidates for federal office. …
Politics Feb 14In Nevada, Klobuchar’s shifts on immigration issues come under scrutiny
Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar says she no longer believes English should be the national language of the U.S.
Politics Feb 12Inside Mike Bloomberg’s big play for black voters
While Mike Bloomberg's rivals battled it out in majority-white Iowa and New Hampshire, the billionaire presidential candidate aggressively courted the black voters critical to any Democrat's chance of winning of the nomination.
Politics Feb 12Can Klobuchar capitalize on her third-place finish in New Hampshire?
Sen. Amy Klobuchar is using her New Hampshire moment to put her no-nonsense appeal in the spotlight.
Politics Feb 04Iowa caucus turnout on pace to match 2016 levels, party official says
Iowa Democratic Party Communications Director Mandy McClure said early indications were turnout was on pace to match 2016, when about 170,000 people participated.
Politics Feb 02In Iowa, anxiety and unpredictability clouds caucus finish
On the eve of the Iowa caucuses, the Democratic presidential candidates hustled across the state Sunday trying to fire up voters and make one last appeal to those struggling to make a final decision about their choice in the crowded…