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Dem Rep. Omar apologizes for Israel comments, calls out ‘problematic’ role of AIPAC, ‘other lobbyists’
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., apologized Monday for comments in which she implied that a prominent pro-Israel lobby compensated lawmakers for their support of the Jewish…
Lawmakers reach border deal ‘in principle,’ including $1.375B for physical barriers
House and Senate negotiators late Monday struck a bipartisan deal “in principle” that would dodge a second partial government shutdown by providing President Trump $1.375…
‘Weaker candidate than Hillary’: Democrats cast deep doubt on Biden’s 2020 value
Joe Biden is everything a Democratic political consultant should love: He’s experienced, well-liked, and his poll numbers look great against Donald Trump.
And yet many…
Meet the 2020 candidate giving away money, in ‘universal basic income’ pitch
SOMERSWORTH, N.H. – Several Democratic presidential candidates are pitching government-backed health care, child care and education in their 2020 platforms.
Andrew Yang is going a…
Pelosi, Dem leaders urge Omar to apologize for ‘anti-Semitic’ tweet
House Democratic leaders, led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi
(Calif.), on Monday accused Rep. Ilhan Omar
(D-Minn.) of using “anti-Semitic tropes” and called on her to…
IMF warns of global economic “storm” as growth undershoots
Dubai (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund on Sunday warned governments to gear up for a possible economic storm as growth undershoots expectations.
Union stays away from negotiations on eve of expected DPS teachers strike
DENVER — Top officials with Denver Public Schools returned to the bargaining table Sunday morning, but as expected, the teachers union negotiators failed to arrive…
Mumps outbreak confirmed at ICE detention facility in Houston
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — The Houston Health Department confirmed seven mumps cases at an U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility in Houston Saturday afternoon.…
Ocasio-Cortez adviser admits he falsely claimed Green New Deal didn’t promise security for those ‘unwilling’ to work’
A top adviser to New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has admitted that an official “Green New Deal” document posted by Ocasio-Cortez’s office contained a…
O’Rourke to headline counter-Trump rally at border
Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) will headline a rally on Monday in El Paso at the same time that President Trump is set to hold…