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Politics Nov 25As more men run for president, Klobuchar makes the case for a female nominee
Klobuchar has been talking more pointedly about gender and politics — even if she’d rather be discussing her record of winning even in Republican areas or the more than 100 bills she’s passed.
Nation Oct 03Some in GOP want inquiry into Trump, but balk at impeachment talk
Their comments represent thin cracks in what has been a solid foundation for Trump, a sign that some rank-and-file Republicans are unwilling to dismiss the inquiry as baseless.
Nation Sep 21UAW strike puts Trump, GOP in political bind in key states
Democrats were quick to back working-class United Auto Workers in their strike against General Motors, delivering doughnuts and holding picket signs outside factories to show solidarity. It’s a union they long have aligned with politically.
Politics Aug 19After Amash dumped Trump, his district may do same to him
Amash's exodus from the GOP has set up a three-way race that could divide right-leaning voters and help the Democratic nominee win what was once a GOP stronghold.
Nation Aug 19Work resumes on Notre Dame Cathedral after fears of lead contamination
Cleanup teams swept, sprayed and vacuumed neighboring streets Monday to scrub away any lead left over from the April blaze that decimated Notre Dame's roof and toppled its spire.
Politics Aug 01Democrats’ divisions test Biden’s front-runner strength
Some of the Democratic presidential contenders dug in their heels with unsupported rhetoric about immigration, the economy and more Wednesday night as they scrambled to stay in contention for the winnowed-down debates to come. Here's at look at their claims.
Politics Jun 28WATCH: Biden defends his civil rights record after 2020 Democratic debate criticism
The former vice president and Democratic White House hopeful made the remarks a day after his 2020 rival California Sen. Kamala Harris delivered a blistering attack at their first presidential debate in Miami. She blasted him for recently highlighting his…
Politics May 14Democratic presidential candidates face economic challenge in Wisconsin
The economy is at the center of the 2020 fight for president, particularly in Midwestern states that supported Trump in 2016.
Nation May 04Illinois governor announces plan to legalize marijuana
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Saturday he’s reached an agreement with key lawmakers on a plan to legalize recreational marijuana in the state starting next year.
Politics May 03Klobuchar releases $100 billion substance abuse, mental health plan
The plan includes funding for early intervention of mental health disorders, a national suicide prevention campaign, and better access to opioid addiction treatment.