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Warren Says No To Fox News Town Hall, Calling Channel A ‘Hate-For-Profit Racket’

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has turned down the offer to participate in a town hall on Fox News, saying she’d take a “hard pass” of the “hate-for-profit racket.” I love town halls. I’ve done more than 70 since January, and I’m glad to have a television audience be a part of them. Fox News has invited me to do a town hall, but I’m turning them down—here’s why… — Elizabeth Warren (@ewarren) May 14, 2019 So far, her fellow 2020 candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-...
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Amy Klobuchar On Female Presidential Hopefuls: ‘Discount Them At Your Own Peril’

The senator and presidential contender spoke at a Fox News town hall event about sexism in the 2020 election.
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2020 Democrats In The Senate Helped Trump Confirm His Judges

Sens. Kamala Harris and Amy Klobuchar had been voting against the president's court picks all year. What changed?
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2020 Democrats In The Senate Just Helped Trump Confirm His Judges

Sens. Kamala Harris and Amy Klobuchar had been voting against the president's court picks all year. What changed?
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Klobuchar Slams Trump For Friendly Putin Call: POTUS ‘Coddles Up’ To Putin

2020 Democratic candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) criticized President Donald Trump on Sunday morning for his friendly phone call with Russian president Vladimir Putin, during which Trump declined to discuss Russia’s election meddling. During an interview with Jake Tapper on “State of the Union,” Klobuchar addressed her previous comment that Trump “has every reason not to protect” the upcoming 2020 elections. “All I know is he’s not acting like the leader to protect our national security,” sai...
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Amy Klobuchar, Donald Trump, Trump, Jake Tapper, Klobuchar, 2020 Elections, Cristina Cabrera, Sen Amy Klobuchar D MN, Russia Election Interference


Klobuchar criticizes Trump's efforts to negotiate with North Korea

Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Sunday criticized President Donald Trump's efforts to negotiate a nuclear testing deal with North Korea one day after the country test fired several short-range projectiles from its eastern coast.
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Klobuchar criticizes Trump's efforts to negotiate with North Korea amid news of more projectile tests

Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Sunday criticized President Donald Trump's efforts to negotiate a nuclear testing deal with North Korea one day after the country test fired several short-range projectiles from its eastern coast.
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Amy Klobuchar On Father’s Addiction: He ‘Sunk To The Lowest Valleys’

Klobuchar revealed that her father's battle against alcohol addiction influenced her new plan to combat substance abuse.
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Amy Klobuchar Proposes $100 Billion for Addiction and Mental Health

Ms. Klobuchar said she was making addiction, including alcoholism and the opioid crisis, an early focus of her campaign in part because of her experience with her father’s alcoholism.
Tags: News, Amy Klobuchar, Alcohol Abuse, Amy, Klobuchar, Addiction (Psychology, Drug Abuse and Traffic, Mental Health and Disorders, Presidential Election of 2020, Opioids and Opiates, Billion for Addiction and Mental Health


Klobuchar releases $100B substance abuse, mental health plan

CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has released a plan to spend $100 billion over a decade to improve mental health care and fight substance abuse, an issue the Minnesota senator has faced firsthand as the daughter of an alcoholic who struggled with addiction for years before getting sober. The wide-ranging plan, released […]
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A Quick Guide to the Big Ideas in the Democratic Primary

The 2020 Democratic presidential primary is centered on some big ideas. While some of the 20 candidates for the nomination have stayed away from specifics so far, a handful have shared some dramatic and detailed proposals on bread-and-butter topics such as health care and immigration. Some of the candidates have been more aggressive in developing…
Tags: News, Justice, Education, Climate Change, Environment, Immigration, Uncategorized, Elizabeth Warren, Economy, Student Loans, Medicare, Amy Klobuchar, Health Care, Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, Universal Basic Income


Klobuchar Gets Barr to Defend Trump Over and Over Again

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) forced Attorney General William Barr to repeatedly defend President Trump from evidence presented in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s 448-page report that he attempted to obstruct justice on multiple occasions.Klobuchar, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, brought up during Wednesday’s Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Trump’s thinly veiled threats against his former fixer and personal attorney Michael Cohen, his interactions with former campaign chairman Paul Ma...
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Barr Bends Over Backward To Defend Trump Over His ‘Flipping’ Remarks

Attorney General William Barr had a longwinded and convoluted defense of President Trump Wednesday against obstruction claims related to his public attacks on Michael Cohen’s family and his praise for Paul Manafort for “refusing to break.” In response to questions from Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Barr bear hugged Trump’s incorrect definition of “flipping” and suggested that if Trump believes it means “succumbing to pressure” and lying, he didn’t obstruct justice. “T hat is not obstruction  be...
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Joe Biden is the ultimate centrist Democrat. Is that a liability or strength?

His candidacy could exacerbate the rift between the Democrats’ moderate and progressive factions, potentially splitting the partyJoe Biden speaks at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers construction and maintenance conference in Washington, on 5 April 2019. Photograph: Manuel Balce Ceneta/APFor weeks, it was a peculiarity of the Democratic presidential nomination race for 2020 that one of the leading candidates in the pack hadn’t actually announced he was running. Now former vice-...
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Trump campaign won't say no to hacked political dirt, Democrats agree not to use illegally obtained data

Donald Trump's presidential re-election campaign will not commit to refraining from the use of hacked political material, which helped them win the 2016 election. Their refusal to rule out the use of hacked information from criminals and foreign enemies like Russia “is a contrast to a Democratic presidential field who have promised not to,” NBC News reports. Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian attacks on the 2016 U.S. election found the Russian government not only int...
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Pete Buttigieg faces backlash for saying people in prison should not be allowed to vote

Democratic frontrunners are facing scrutiny for their stance on voting rights for incarcerated felons - after Bernie Sanders said he supports voting rights 'even for terrible people'.In one of five CNN town halls that aired Tuesday night, Senator Sanders was asked by a Harvard student specifically on whether those currently serving a prison sentence should be allowed to vote."This is a democracy and we have got to expand that democracy,” the Vermont senator said, “and I believe every sin...
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Kamala Harris calls for impeachment as CNN hosts 2020 contenders

During the five hour block of programming, Democratic presidential hopefuls discussed voting rights, sexism and socialismFive Democratic presidential hopefuls held televised town halls on Monday night, during a gruelling five hour block of programming on CNN that gave a look at the topics that could shape the primaries.Kamala Harris came out in support of impeaching Donald Trump. Bernie Sanders said he was in favor of people in prison being able to vote – even “terrible people” such as the Bosto...
Tags: Elizabeth Warren, World news, US news, Cnn, US politics, Boston Marathon, Amy Klobuchar, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg, US elections 2020


Impeachment, socialism and gender: highlights from CNN's 2020 town halls

During the five hour block of programming, Democratic presidential hopefuls discussed issues that could shape the primariesFive Democratic presidential hopefuls held televised town halls on Monday night, during a gruelling five hour block of programming on CNN that gave a look at the topics that could shape the primaries.Kamala Harris came out in support of impeaching Donald Trump. Bernie Sanders said he was in favor of people in prison being able to vote – even “terrible people” such as the Bos...
Tags: Elizabeth Warren, US news, Cnn, US politics, Boston Marathon, Amy Klobuchar, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg, US elections 2020


Klobuchar breaks from the populist pack

Presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar brought "Minnesota smart," to her turn at CNN's Town Hall, siezing the moment to distinguish herself and her trailing candidacy, and willing to break from the populist pack on Medicare for all, free college and loan forgiveness, writes Raul Reyes.
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2020 is not a fair field. Here's how to even it out

A record six women are running for president on the Democratic side: Sens. Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Kirsten Gillibrand and Amy Klobuchar, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and motivational speaker Marianne Williamson. This unprecedented number, along with the historic surge of women who ran and were elected to office in the 2018 midterms, is a hopeful indication that women are beginning to make headway on the long and difficult path toward parity in politics.
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Impeachment Divides Dems At Back-To-Back CNN Forums

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris joined the call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment as five leading Democratic presidential contenders clashed in a series of prime-time town hall meetings that exposed deep divisions in a party desperate to end the Trump presidency. Harris’ unexpected support for impeachment follows Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s push for Congress to begin the process to remove the Republican president following the release of special counsel ...
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Takeaways from Amy Klobuchar's CNN town hall

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar urged a more cautious approach than many of her Democratic rivals on impeachment, health care, college tuition, and student loans on Monday night in New Hampshire.
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Amy Klobuchar on healthcare: Our country can be the best

At a CNN town hall with Chris Cuomo, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) explains the policies she plans to put in place as president that she believes will improve the country's healthcare system.
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Amy Klobuchar Says Trump Impeachment Proceedings Are ‘Up To The House’

The Minnesota Dem and 2020 candidate spoke Monday at the first of five consecutive presidential town halls that night.
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Amy Klobuchar’s Big Idea: Bipartisan Appeal Can Beat Trump

As her Democratic rivals promise generational change, national unity and sweeping liberal platforms, Ms. Klobuchar’s plan is more prosaic: A win.
Tags: News, Minnesota, Amy Klobuchar, Trump, Amy, Klobuchar, United States Politics and Government, Infrastructure (Public Works, Presidential Election of 2020


Amy Klobuchar Set To Appear On Fox News Town Hall

The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate is following in the footsteps of rival Sen. Bernie Sanders.
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar Set To Appear On A Fox News Town Hall

The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate is following in the footsteps of rival Sen. Bernie Sanders.
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The Bernie Effect: Klobuchar Set For Town Hall With Fox News In May

After Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-VT) town hall on Fox News brought in nearly 2.6 million viewers — the most of any town hall so far this election cycle — other Democrats may follow suit. Like Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), who just tossed her hat in the ring. On May 8, Fox News will host Klobuchar for a town hall discussion from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. EST in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Fox News said in a statement Wednesday.  “Fox News Channel continues to produce highly informative and respectful town hall ev...
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Fox News to host town hall meeting with Amy Klobuchar

NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Amy Klobuchar has agreed to become the second Democratic presidential candidate to hold a town hall meeting on Fox News Channel. Fox’s announcement comes two days after Sen. Bernie Sanders participated in a similar meeting on Fox. It reached 2.55 million viewers, more than any other similar event so far […]
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