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Politics Nov 24Michael Bloomberg launches Democratic presidential bid
Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the world’s richest men, has formally launched a Democratic bid for president.
Politics Nov 20Bloomberg spending up to $20 million to register 500,000 voters
News of the large investment, confirmed by Bloomberg’s team on Wednesday, comes less than a week after the former New York City mayor unveiled a $100 million online advertising campaign attacking Trump in four general election swing states as well.
Politics Nov 18Democratic voters balk at new presidential candidates entering already crowded field
Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick roiled the race last week by launching a surprise bid. New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is likely to do the same in the coming days.
Politics Nov 14Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick joins Democratic presidential race
Patrick said he’s running for the “people who feel left out and left back.”…
Politics Oct 18Biden faces pressure from centrist Dems worried about Warren’s rise
Some Democrats have concerns about the rise of Elizabeth Warren, long viewed by current and former elected officials, big donors and veteran strategists as too liberal to beat Trump.
Politics Oct 152020 Democratic candidates challenge Warren on how she’ll fund ‘Medicare for All’ plan
Warren has refused to directly answer when asked how she'd pay for her proposal, and during Tuesday night's presidential debate, she once again dodged, insisting only that "costs will go down" for the middle class.
Politics Oct 15At Democratic debate, all candidates say Congress has no choice but to begin Trump impeachment
Democrats opened Tuesday's largest-ever presidential debate lining up in favor of President Donald Trump's impeachment, hammering him for what they called corruption and lawlessness.
Politics Oct 156 things to watch during Ohio’s Democratic presidential debate
The largest debate group in modern history — 12 candidates — will share the stage less than four months before the first 2020 primary votes are cast.
Politics Oct 13Hunter Biden to step down from Chinese board
Hunter Biden announced on Sunday that he will step down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm at the end of the month as part of a pledge not to work on behalf of any foreign-owned…
Politics Oct 07As impeachment looms, GOP revolts against Trump on Syria
A chief Trump loyalist in Congress called the move "unnerving to the core." An influential figure in conservative media condemned it as "a disaster." And Trump's former top NATO envoy said it was "a big mistake" that would threaten the…