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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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Sen. Amy Klobuchar to appear in Fox News town hall

Klobuchar is the latest Democrat to agree to a televised sit-down with a network disdained by many Democrats.
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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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Sen. Amy Klobuchar to do Fox News town hall

Klobuchar is the latest Democrat to agree to a televised hourlong sit-down with network disdained by many Dems.
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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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Bernie Sanders tax returns: 2020 candidate is part of America’s 1 per cent after becoming millionaire

Bernie Sanders’ became a millionaire in 2016, putting him in the top 1 per cent of earners in the US, according to the senator’s long-anticipated release of 10 years of his tax returns.The release confirms Mr Sanders' income crossed the $1m (£764,000) threshold in 2016 and 2017, although he reported less earnings in his most recent return.In the Vermont senator’s 2018 return, he and his wife, Jane Sanders, earned more than $550,000, including $133,000 income from his Senate salary and $391,0...
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Klobuchar releases taxes, urges Trump to do same

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar is releasing her latest tax return as she calls on President Donald Trump to “quit hiding from the American people” and make his returns public. The Minnesota senator released her 2018 tax return Monday. She’s previously released 12 years of returns , dating back to the first […]
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Trump tweets pre-emptive strike as Washington awaits Mueller report – live

Attorney general William Barr has said he will release redacted report this week, while president tweeted ‘investigate the investigators’ Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.36pm BST Democratic hopeful US senator Amy Klobuchar has released 13-years of tax returns joining a cadres of her competitors in doing so. In 2018, she reported $338,483 in income. Bernie Sanders has promised to release his tax returns on Monday is well after acknowledging that he is a millionaire owi...
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Ilhan Omar: Muslim congresswoman says she has faced increased death threats since Trump’s 9/11 tweet

Ilhan Omar says she has received an increasing number of death threats since Donald Trump shared a video suggesting she had been dismissive of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.“We are all Americans. This is endangering lives,” she said, as she accused the president of encouraging right-wing extremism. “It has to stop.”Ms Omar said many of the threats against her life directly referenced Mr Trump’s video, which has not been deleted.Her statement was released late on Sunday following an announcement by ...
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Ilhan Omar: how Democrats responded to Trump's 9/11 attack

Among presidential candidates and party leaders, the more progressive were quicker to defend the congresswomanOn Saturday, Donald Trump’s attack on the Muslim congresswoman Ilhan Omar swiftly became something of a litmus test for Democratic politicians, as some of the most progressive 2020 presidential candidates spoke most quickly and forcefully in Omar’s defense. Related: 'I won't be silent': Ilhan Omar answers Trump 9/11 attack Continue reading...
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Stacey Abrams hasn't ruled out 2020 run, but wary of 'vanity exercise' – live

‘I think you have to do things for the right reason and at the right time’Sanders raises $18.2m in three months, leaping ahead of competitorsSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 4.58pm BST My colleague Lauren Aratani has been at the Women in the World Summit in New York City, where Stacey Abrams, the 2018 Georgia governor candidate has refused to rule out running for president.Lauren reports that Abrams also threw just a little bit of shade at some of those running for the D...
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Sanders raises $18.2m in three months, leaping ahead of competitors – live

Kamala Harris hauled in $12m, followed by Beto O’Rourke’s $9.4mSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 4.16pm BST CNN has released its April “power rankings” of the Democrats most likely to win their party’s nomination... and Pete Buttigieg has had quite the surge.Buttigieg – powered by a series of strong performances in national TV interviews as well as several viral moments (speaking Norwegian, talking about his marriage to husband Chasten) – has rocketed to the edge of the t...
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What woman presidential candidates face

The 2020 presidential election marks the first time more than two women have competed in the Democratic or Republican primaries, according to the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University. Democratic congresswomen Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Kamala Harris of California, Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts have all thrown their hats in the ring. And Marianne Williamson, a bestselling author and a spiritual counselor to ...
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Opinion: What woman presidential candidates are facing

The 2020 presidential election marks the first time more than two women have competed in the Democratic or Republican primaries, according to the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University. Democratic congresswomen Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Kamala Harris of California, Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts have all thrown their hats in the ring. And Marianne Williamson, a bestselling author and a spiritual counselor to ...
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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...
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar hauls in $5.2 million for her White House bid

Donation totals can be an early measure of support. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders tops the list with $18.2 million.
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Amy Klobuchar’s 2020 Campaign Says It Raised $5.2 Million

The senator’s fund-raising total includes an undisclosed amount that she could spend only in a general election campaign, not in the primary.
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Klobuchar says she raised $5.2M in 7 weeks for 2020 bid

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar says she raised $5.2 million in seven weeks after announcing her 2020 bid. The Minnesota senator said Monday she ended the first quarter with $7 million cash on hand. That includes more than $3 million from her 2018 Senate campaign. Klobuchar had a small fundraising edge over […]
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Amy Klobuchar raises $5.2 million for White House bid, campaign says

Sen. Amy Klobuchar raised more than $5.2 million in the first seven weeks of her presidential bid, the Minnesota Democrat's campaign announced Monday.
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Amy Klobuchar Says She’s Raised Over $5.2 Million For Her Presidential Campaign

The fundraising haul lags behind some other candidates who are also seeking the Democratic presidential nomination.
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar hauls in $5.2 million for White House bid

Donation totals can be an early measure of support. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders tops the list with $18.2 million.
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"Making Jail a Last Resort" or "If Prisons Don’t Work, What Will?"

The title of this post are the two somewhat different (bad) headlines I have seen for this great New York Times commentary authored by Emily Bazelon (whose great timely new book is titled "Charged: The New Movement to Transform Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration.")  I am much more partial to the first headline than the second, but neither comes close to capturing effectively the spirit and themes of the wide-ranging piece.  So, go read the full piece, and here are some extended excerpts: Th...
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Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "30 Seconds Over Moscow"

From Mike Flugennock, DC's anarchist cartoonist - "30 Seconds Over Moscow" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=2692 The kid can't help it; he's got that ol' Russiagate Hangover. Granted,  this piece is a bit late, but I've been out of town and besides, this  kinda shit is evergreen. So, how many of you are old enough to remember February? Remember Sen.  Amy Klobuchar, one of my own personal favorite Russiagaters – or, as I  like to call her, Frau Blucher – and her ...
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Senator Klobuchar talking up "second step" criminal justice reforms with a focus on the clemency process

Senator Amy Klobuchar, who is running for President and who served as a local prosecutor for eight years, has this notable new commentary at CNN running under the headline "On criminal justice reform, it's time for a second step." Here are excerpts: Our criminal justice system is broken. Today we know that our country has more than 20% of the world's incarcerated people, even though we have less than 5% of the world's population.  And we know racial disparities at every level of our system have...
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The NRA Is Protecting Dangerous Men. It's Time To Close The "Boyfriend Loophole."

The U.S. House of Representatives voted to renew the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) on Thursday, with a new provision that closes the "boyfriend loophole" by extending existing gun restrictions to include current or former dating partners convicted of abuse or stalking charges. The vote was 263 to 158, with 33 Republicans voting for the measure.Right now, the law only prohibits firearm purchases for people who are "married to, lived with, or have a child with the victim" and who have been co...
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Klobuchar: On criminal justice reform, it's time for a second step

Amy Klobuchar says the First Step Act was a much-needed reform for our federal prison system, but it's time to do more. If elected president, she says she will create a clemency advisory board and a White House position dedicated to all issues of criminal justice reform.
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Big tech has too much monopoly power – it's right to take it on | Kenneth Rogoff

Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has accused technology giants of competing unfairlyDisplaying a degree of courage and clarity that is difficult to overstate, US senator and presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has taken on big tech, including Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple. Warren’s proposals amount to a total rethink of the United States’ exceptionally permissive merger and acquisition policy over the past four decades. Indeed, big tech is only the poster child for a significant ...
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar latest 2020 hopeful to release taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has released 12 years of tax returns, saying “transparency and accountability are fundamental to good governance.” The Minnesota senator on Monday was the latest 2020 contender to make her returns public. The tax returns date back to 2006, when she first became a candidate for federal office. […]
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