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DNC announces criteria for fall debates - and ups the ante

May 29, 2019
Ed O'Keefe | CBS News
Democratic presidential candidates hoping to appear in the party's official third and fourth round of debates in September and October will need to meet higher polling and fundraising thresholds, party leaders announced Wednesday.

What is Pennsylvania's role in the 2020 election?

May 24, 2019
With the first debate for Democratic presidential candidates set for next month, the panelists discussed what critical role the state of Pennsylvania could play in the 2020 race.

President Donald Trump vs. Congress

May 24, 2019
The group also previewed the president’s upcoming trip to Japan.
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3 stories you might have missed

May 22, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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Trickle of Democrats contemplating impeachment has become a flood

May 22, 2019
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Rank-and-file Democrats in Washington are intensifying demands for impeachment hearings. But the most powerful Democrat, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, does not support them. She’ll meet with lawmakers after the latest snub from the White House.
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