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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.
Politics Jun 21WATCH: 2020 Democratic candidates speak at Clyburn’s ‘World Famous Fish Fry’
Almost the entire sprawling Democratic presidential field of more than 20 candidates took the same stage Friday in the South's first primary state, looking to make connections in a primary battleground.
Politics Jun 04Gillibrand reasserts feminist mantle hoping for 2020 bump
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has seized on high-profile moments to revive a campaign that has languished in the polls.
Politics May 30Immigration takes a back seat in Democrats’ 2020 policy blitz
Only two presidential contenders —Julián Castro and Beto O'Rourke — have released detailed, written policies addressing the future of the immigration system.
Politics May 29Beto O’Rourke’s immigration plan calls for pathway to citizenship
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke unveiled a sweeping immigration plan Wednesday that included a call for a pathway to U.S. citizenship for 11 million people in the country illegally.
Politics May 152020 Democrats denounce Alabama’s abortion ban
The Democratic presidential candidates warned the decision portends a larger offensive by conservatives around the country to undermine the landmark Roe v. Wade decision.
Politics May 07Gillibrand promises to only pick judges who back Roe v. Wade
The Democratic 2020 presidential candidate said she'd only nominate judges who "will commit to upholding Roe v. Wade as settled law."…