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Buttigieg Officially Launches 2020 Campaign

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Pete Buttigieg, the little-known Indiana mayor who has risen to prominence in the early stages of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, made his official campaign entrance Sunday by claiming the mantle of a youthful generation ready to reshape the country. “I recognize the audacity of doing this as a Midwestern millennial mayor,” he said to cheers of “Pete, Pete, Pete” from an audience assembled in a former Studebaker auto plant. “More than a little bold, at age 37, t...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Washington, White House, Joe Biden, Indiana, Ap, Afghanistan, Pakistan, New Hampshire, Iowa, New Jersey, Bill Clinton, John F Kennedy, Associated Press, Campaign


Pete Buttigieg formally enters 2020 race to take on Donald Trump pledging 'courage to reimagine our future'

Pete Buttigieg has officially announced his candidacy for president of the United States, promising to bring the “courage to reimagine our future” from his job as mayor of South Bend into the White House.From a partially rebuilt autos factory in the Indiana town he has served as mayor for two terms, the 37-year-old Rhodes Scholar said its resurgence from one of America’s top 10 “dying cities” into an attractive location for technology firms illustrates his qualification to take on Donald Trump i...
Tags: News, Navy, White House, America, Joe Biden, Indiana, United States, New Hampshire, Iowa, Pentagon, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Ben Folds, Democratic, Mike Pence, World Trade Centre


‘They Call Me Mayor Pete’: Buttigieg Launches 2020 Campaign

Scott Olson/GettyWhen he first announced his exploratory committee in January, Mayor Pete Buttigieg was the relatively little-known mayor of Indiana’s fourth-largest city, with a sterling résumé, an unpronounceable name, and, as a gay millennial in the most crowded primary field in history, the longest of long shots at the Democratic presidential nomination.Now, Buttigieg’s name—pronounced BOOT-edge-edge—is everywhere. After exploding out of the gate with a CNN town hall appearance in which he d...
Tags: News, White House, America, Indiana, Cnn, Afghanistan, Harvard, United States, Chelsea, New Hampshire, Iowa, Donald Trump, Trump, Midwest, Chasten, Mike Pence


WATCH LIVE: Buttigieg Expected To Launch Presidential Bid From South Bend At 1:45 ET

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Pete Buttigieg, the little-known Indiana mayor who has risen to prominence in the early stages of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, is expected to make his candidacy official during a rally Sunday in the city where he launched his political career less than a decade ago. The 37-year-old Rhodes Scholar and Afghanistan War veteran, who has been exploring a White House run since January, plans a formal announcement that he’s joining the field of a dozen-plus rival...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Washington, White House, Joe Biden, Indiana, Ap, Afghanistan, New Hampshire, Iowa, New Jersey, Bill Clinton, John F Kennedy, Associated Press, Donald Trump, South Carolina


Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg set to announce 2020 Democratic presidential run

By SARA BURNETT SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Pete Buttigieg, the little-known Indiana mayor who has risen to prominence in the early stages of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, is expected to make his candidacy official during a rally Sunday in the city where he launched his political career less than a decade ago. The 37-year-old Rhodes Scholar and Afghanistan War veteran, who has been exploring a White House run since January, plans a formal announcement that he’s joining the field of a dozen-plus ...
Tags: Politics, News, Minnesota, Washington, White House, Sport, Joe Biden, Indiana, Afghanistan, Soccer, New Hampshire, Iowa, New Jersey, Bill Clinton, John F Kennedy, Associated Press


Melania Trump, Karen Pence to tour Fort Bragg

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump and Karen Pence will get an up-close look at the military’s special operations capabilities when they visit Fort Bragg next week. The White House says the wives of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence plan a Monday stop at the Fayetteville, North Carolina, installation, home of the Airborne […]
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Pete Buttigieg claps back at Mike Pence, says he needs to stop being such a sniveling homophobe

The catfight between Vice President Mike Pence and 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg continues.
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Hillary Clinton: Assange must 'answer for what he has done' in wake of arrest

Clinton says at New York event: ‘I think it is clear from the indictment that came out it’s not about punishing journalism’Hillary Clinton said the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, whose website published hacked emails from her 2016 presidential campaign, must “answer for what he has done” in the wake of his dramatic arrest on Thursday.Her comments came hours after Assange was forcibly removed from the Ecuadorian embassy in London and taken into custody by London’s Metropolitan police and charg...
Tags: Europe, UK, New York, London, News, Sweden, White House, US, Dnc, Cnn, Hillary Clinton, United States, Pentagon, Julian Assange, Wikileaks, Ecuador


Trump administration pushed to release immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities – live

White House wanted to use the tactic to punish Democrats, report saysSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.34pm BST Vice President Mike Pence responded to criticism from Pete Buttigieg in a new interview with CNN. “I think Pete’s quarrel is with the First Amendment. All of us in this country have the right to our religious beliefs. I’m a Bible-believing Christian,” Pence said. In an exclusive interview, Vice President Pence tells @DanaBashCNN that South Bend, Indiana Mayor ...
Tags: Washington Post, White House, US, US news, Cnn, US politics, US immigration, Donald Trump, Trump, Gallup, Mike Pence, Pete, Pence, Mueller, South Bend Indiana, Trump Administration


Mike Pence butthurt over Pete Buttigieg’s mean comments about him, says he should “know better”

Pence's remarks came shortly after his wife Karen (a.k.a. Mother) also trashed Buttigieg for trashing her husband.
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William Barr claims Trump campaign was 'spied' on under Obama – live

Attorney general tells Senate subcommittee he intends to release reacted version of Mueller’s Trump-Russia report itselfSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 4.39pm BST Vice President Mike Pence has asked the United Nations to recognize Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s legitimate leader, per AFP.#BREAKING US Vice President Pence asks UN to recognize Guaido as Venezuela's leader pic.twitter.com/SLm2sIsCCp 4.27pm BST Donald Trump said his adviser Stephen Miller - an immigration h...
Tags: Obama, Republicans, Senate, White House, US, US news, Democrats, US politics, United Nations, Un, Venezuela, US Congress, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Trump, Mike Pence


Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan: Fund Space Force As a Separate Military Branch or Risk Economic Apocalypse

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast / Photos by GettyTrump administration officials trekked to a space-industry conference in Colorado Springs on Tuesday to deliver a thinly-veiled message to Democrats in Congress: Fund the President’s Space Force or risk a $3 trillion hit to the economy.But Democrats have been clear: The space force is expensive and dumb, and Congress won’t pay for it.That hasn’t stopped the Trump administration from pushing for it.“Space is fundamental to our mo...
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Pence to visit US-Mexico border on Thursday

Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit the US Border Patrol Station in Nogales, Arizona, on Thursday, where he will be briefed by Customs and Border Protection agents and tour the border wall, according to a White House official.
Tags: News, White House, US, Stories, Customs, Mike Pence, Border Protection, Nogales Arizona, US Border Patrol Station


Mike Pence’s gay pet rabbit embroiled in delicious literary controversy

Out-gay rabbit Marlon Bundo landed a spot on the American Library Association's list of most challenged books of 2018.
Tags: Feature, Politics, John Oliver, Lifestyle, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Mike Pence, American Library Association, Marlon Bundo, A Day In The Life Of Marlon Bundo


First on CNN: Pence to visit US-Mexico border on Thursday

Vice President Mike Pence plans to visit the US Border Patrol Station in Nogales, Arizona, on Thursday, where he will be briefed by Customs and Border Protection agents and tour the border wall, according to a White House official.
Tags: White House, US, Cnn, Customs, Mike Pence, Border Protection, Nogales Arizona, US Border Patrol Station


Buttigieg’s Fundraising Bolstered By Influx Of LGBTQ Support

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (AP) — Jonah Burrell first contributed to Pete Buttigieg’s campaign after watching the first prominent openly gay presidential candidate on television. When Burrell later saw him in person in a cramped upstate South Carolina auditorium, he knew he had to do it again. “I felt compelled to help,” Burrell, a nursing student who is gay, said after the event. “It makes me proud he’s a gay man.” Financial support from the LGBT community has helped Buttigieg defy expectati...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Minnesota, White House, Indiana, Ap, New Hampshire, Iowa, New Jersey, Amy Klobuchar, Lgbtq, Houston, South Carolina, Mike Pence, Parker, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders


Trump Will Keynote NRA Leadership Forum at Indy Convention

President Donald Trump will once again headline the NRA convention, scheduled in Indianapolis April 26-28. He will keynote the Friday Leadership Forum. (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- For the fifth year in a row, Donald Trump will be appearing at the National Rifle Association’s Leadership Forum during the organization’s 148th annual meetings and exhibits at the Indiana Convention Center – Lucas Oil Stadium, in Indianapolis on April 26, NRA has announced. NRA made the announcement Fri...
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Pence Chief Of Staff Says Trump Will Debut New Health Care Plan ‘This Year’

Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff Marc Short said Wednesday that the White House would release a new health care plan “this year.” But Short, who previously served as the Trump White House’s director of legislative affairs and then briefly left the administration, implied it could be a while until the public sees Trump’s latest attempt to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act. “ The President will be putting forward plans this year that we hope to introduce into Congress,” S...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Obamacare, Congress, White House, Cnn, Donald Trump, Short, Trump, Mike Pence, Wolf Blitzer, Trump White House, Marc Short, Matt Shuham, battle over Obamacare


Venezuela opposition leader’s wife welcomed at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The wife of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido was welcomed Wednesday at the White House as she rallies international support for the ouster of President Nicolas Maduro. President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence lavished praise on Fabiana Rosales, the wife of opposition leader Juan Guaido, who has emerged as a […]
Tags: News, Washington, White House, Ap, Nation, Venezuela, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, Mike Pence, Juan Guaido, Fabiana Rosales


Romanian Prime Minister Stayed At Trump’s D.C. Hotel Over The Weekend

The stay is the latest example of Trump’s company doing business with foreign officials. Two attorneys general have sued Trump over the issue, accusing him of violating the Constitution. The prime minister of Romania stayed at President Donald Trump’s hotel during her trip to Washington over the weekend. She is the first foreign government leader known to have booked a room at the property in more than a year. The stay at the Trump International Hotel by Viorica Dancila, who is attending the...
Tags: Europe, News, Washington, White House, Israel, Jerusalem, Chicago, United States, Nato, New York Times, Romania, State Department, Giuliani, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, The Washington Post


Uncle Joe Biden Meets Hollywood McCarthyism — and Folds

Opinion He is humble, gracious and respectful to a fault, and his kindness probably inflames his intolerant enemies all the more because it exposes their contrasting gracelessness, intolerance and mean-spiritedness. USA – -(Ammoland.com)- I don't know which is worse, the intolerant left's condemnation of former Vice President Joe Biden for saying Vice President Mike Pence is a “decent guy,” or Biden's shameless groveling and apology. Biden committed his unforgivable infraction during a spee...
Tags: Guns, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, House, Omaha, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Christ, Joe, Trump, Mike Pence, Cynthia Nixon, Nixon, Election 2020, Democratic Party


Mulvaney May Soon Be Permanent Chief Of Staff Because He’s ‘Stayed Out’ Of The Way

Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney may soon become the permanent head of White House staff simply for remaining aloof in the West Wing, Politico reported. According to four current and former senior administration officials who spoke to Politico, Mulvaney has figured out how to maintain strong relationships with President Trump — they speak several times a day — and senior advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, while also hiring at least eight “loyal aides,” in the White House, in Politico...
Tags: Chris Christie, News, White House, Politico, Trump, Mike Pence, Ivanka Trump, Mick Mulvaney, Turnover, Jared Kushner, Politico Trump, Mulvaney, West Wing Politico, Nicole Lafond, Nick Ayers, Politico Mulvaney


Where’s Mick? The Hands-Off COS Was In Las Vegas During Nat’l Emergency Debacle

WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Donald Trump struggled with mounting Republican defections over his emergency declaration to pay for a border wall, his acting White House chief of staff wasn’t on Capitol Hill cajoling former colleagues or in the West Wing making calls. Instead, Mick Mulvaney was in Las Vegas for an annual getaway with friends and family. It was a telling example of Mulvaney’s laissez-faire approach as he settles into a role that has bedeviled those who came before him. His pre...
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, North Korea, White House, Barack Obama, Ap, Gop, House, Bill Clinton, New Zealand, Capitol Hill, Las Vegas, Cia, Vietnam, Donald Trump


In Private, Aides Try To Quell Trump’s Biden Fears: Don’t Be ‘Overly Nervous’

In private, President Trump is secretly obsessed with the prospect of former Vice President Joe Biden running for president in 2020 and aides are attempting to curb some of his concerns, Politico reported. During a recent meeting between Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and White House Office of Political Affairs officials, the group talked about whether Trump should be nervous about Biden. People in the room told him he shouldn’t be “overly nervous” because Biden will likely be “pulled to th...
Tags: News, White House, Politico, Joe Biden, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, Don, Nicole Lafond, Politico Aides, 2020 Democratic Primary, White House Office of Political Affairs


Mike Pence ate breakfast with two gay dudes and it was totally awkward

We're sure they're both very glad to have the whole thing over.
Tags: Politics, Lifestyle, Ireland, Leo Varadkar, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Mike Pence


GOP Senators Interrupt Trump’s Family Dinner To Change His Mind On Emergency

Sens. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Ben Sasse (R-NE) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) busted in on President Donald Trump’s family dinner in his private residence Wednesday night to craft a last-minute out for Trump as a bicameral rebuke on his national emergency declaration becomes more and more likely. According to a Thursday Washington Post report, they pushed an 11th hour proposal to give senators a way to vote for the emergency declaration and also take a stand on what is being perceived as presidential ove...
Tags: News, Washington Post, Senate, White House, Cnn, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, Lindsey Graham, Trump, Mike Pence, UT, Donald J Trump, Pence, United States Senate, Sen Mike Lee, Lindsey Graham R SC


Pelosi Snatches Back Office Space That Paul Ryan Gave To Pence

One of Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) privileges as House speaker is to distribute highly prized office space however she wants. One of her first orders of business has been to strip Vice President Mike Pence of a mostly ceremonial office gifted to him by former House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-MN). the first-floor office, prime real estate, was given as a sign of the synergy between Pence and Ryan and the other House Republicans. The vice president also has a standing office on the Senate side, which he ...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, White House, House, Paul ryan, Nancy Pelosi, Mike Pence, Ryan, Pelosi, Kate Riga, Paul Ryan Gave To Pence


Pence Met Privately With GOP Senators To Thwart Senate Defeat On Emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House labored Tuesday to prevent a high-profile congressional rejection of President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southwest border, or at least reduce the number of Republican senators joining Democrats to thwart him. Vice President Mike Pence met privately at the Capitol with a handful of GOP senators, hoping to persuade them to stand by Trump in a showdown vote set for Thursday. Since the Democratic-run House voted last month to block ...
Tags: Utah, News, Congress, Washington, Mexico, Senate, White House, Indiana, Ap, Gop, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, Capitol, Mitch McConnell R Ky, Sens Mike Lee


White House tries to avert Senate defeat on border emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is trying to prevent a high-profile congressional rejection of President Donald Trump’s declaration of an emergency at the southwest border, or at least reduce the number of Republican senators voting against him. Vice President Mike Pence met privately Tuesday at the Capitol with a handful of GOP senators in […]
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