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Politics Sep 16Warren unveils plan to crack down on government corruption
Warren's plan would ban lobbyists from many fundraising activities, tighten limits on politicians accepting gifts for government actions and bar senior officials and members of Congress from serving on nonprofit boards.
Politics Sep 12Beto O’Rourke’s vow to ban certain weapons draws praise from debate rivals
In the wake of the El Paso shooting, O'Rourke has remade his presidential bid. But praise from his presidential rivals may indicate that they no longer see him as a serious threat.
Politics Sep 11O’Rourke reboots campaign, looking to recapture early enthusiasm
Beto O'Rourke is pursuing the go-anywhere, freewheeling style that made him a Democratic star last year while nearly upsetting Sen. Ted Cruz.
Politics Aug 28Sen. Gillibrand is ending her 2020 presidential bid
Gillibrand was appointed to the Senate in 2009 to fill the seat vacated by Hillary Clinton.
Politics Aug 27GOP likely to create hurdles for Trump primary challengers
"Never Trump" Republicans who plan to compete with Trump for the GOP nomination could face serious opposition from within their own party.
Politics Aug 15O’Rourke restarts presidential campaign after El Paso shooting
The former Texas congressman put his campaign on hold after the Aug. 3 shooting at a Walmart in El Paso.
Politics Jul 05Beto O’Rourke’s rich father-in-law has both helped and complicated his career
The 2020 presidential candidate might never have made it on the national stage without the help of William Sanders, the intensely private tycoon who is also O'Rourke's father-in-law.
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 Jun 26Trump blames Democrats for deaths of migrants, and Dems fire back
President Trump said the deaths could have been prevented and castigated Democrats for failing to pass legislation he claimed would stop people from trying to make the dangerous trek.
Politics Jun 22Dems’ presidential field takes spotlight in South Carolina
Almost the entire sprawling Democratic presidential field of more than 20 candidates took the same stage in the South’s first primary state, looking to make connections in a primary battleground that has helped propel the party’s last two nominees.