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Dems Raise $75M Across Many Campaigns, Signaling Lengthy Fight Ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates raised about $75 million during the first quarter of the 2020 election, a lackluster sum spread out across more than a dozen campaigns that signals a drawn-out battle likely lies ahead. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders led the field by raising $18 million and California Sen. Kamala Harris came in second with $12 million. Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke came in third with $9.3 million, followed by South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who ca...
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Warren: Decision on 2020 up to Biden after woman’s claim

STORM LAKE, Iowa (AP) — Some Democratic presidential candidates are expressing support for the Nevada political candidate who alleged former Vice President Joe Biden kissed her on the back of her head in 2014. But they are not saying it disqualifies Biden from joining the race. Speaking to reporters in Iowa, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren […]
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Warren proposes breaking up Big Ag

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is calling for the breakup of what she says are unfair farming monopolies.
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Warren on term limits: They make lawmakers 'more dependent than ever on the lobbyist'

Democratic Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she does not support term limits in Congress while speaking at a town hall in New Hampshire on Sunday.
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Beto O'Rourke sounds off on big tech companies like Facebook, Twitter, and Google, says government needs to treat them 'a little bit more like a utility'

Beto O'Rourke, the 2020 presidential candidate and former congressman from Texas, responded to a question about breaking up the big tech companies on Wednesday. O'Rourke, who officially entered the race on March 14, has emerged as a fundraising frontrunner, raking in $6.1 million in 24 hours. O'Rourke was asked about Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren's calls to break up the big tech companies — Google, Facebook, Amazon, and others — by CNN national reporter Eric Bradner. For O'Rourke the "be...
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Analysis: Warren just had her best moment of the 2020 campaign

It's been a bit of a rough start for Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren's 2020 presidential campaign.
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Analysis: Elizabeth Warren just had her best moment of the 2020 campaign

It's been a bit of a rough start for Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren's 2020 presidential campaign.
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Elizabeth Warren just had her best moment of the 2020 campaign

It's been a bit of a rough start for Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren's 2020 presidential campaign.
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Warren backs plan to get rid of the Electoral College

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren for the first time on Monday night said that she would back a plan to do away with the Electoral College.
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Elizabeth Warren CNN town hall

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks directly to voters at CNN's Presidential Town Hall tonight in Jackson, Mississippi. Jake Tapper moderates. Follow here for the latest.
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Trump mocks Elizabeth Warren's plan to break up Facebook and Google by saying they support her

President Trump responded to a proposal from Sen. Elizabeth Warren to break up big tech companies like Amazon, Facebook, and Google. Trump said "there’s tremendous dishonesty" at the tech companies, but stopped short of endorsing a major break up. Trump also railed against Twitter for perceived bias against conservatives, which was not part of Warren's break up proposal. President Donald Trump responded to a proposal from Democratic presidential candidate and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warr...
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Beto O'Rourke heads to Iowa amid speculation over 2020 run – live

Democrats rally in opposition to Trump’s budget while Dick Cheney reportedly criticizes Trump’s foreign policy – follow all the latestSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.07pm GMT Eric Giddens’s state senate race in northeast Iowa has become a magnet for presidential hopefuls.Giddens, a Democrat running in a special election for state senate, is not just drawing Beto O’Rourke out to campaign for him this weekend but other presidential hopefuls like Cory Booker and Amy Klob...
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Special Election For Iowa State Senate Suddenly Magnet For 2020 Hopefuls

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — A month ago, Eric Giddens was just a member of the Cedar Falls school board thinking about maybe, someday, running for higher office. Today, he feels like the most popular Democrat in Iowa. California Rep. Eric Swalwell called to congratulate him the day he won the nomination for a surprise special election for Iowa state Senate. California Sen. Kamala Harris did the same the next day. And this month, Democratic White House hopefuls have descended on his district to s...
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Elizabeth Warren Wants to Break Up Amazon, Facebook and Google. Experts Say That Won’t Be Easy

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren released an aggressive plan on Friday to target the power of Silicon Valley by breaking up some of America’s biggest tech companies. But while the Democratic presidential candidate’s proposal is sure to excite tech critics and progressive activists, antitrust experts caution that the country’s existing laws and precedent would mean a…
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Fed’s Powell predicts solid, slower growth in 2019 with some risks ahead

By Martin Crutsinger, The Associated Press Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told Congress on Tuesday the U.S. economy should keep expanding at a solid, though somewhat slower pace this year. But he warned of growing risks, including a global slowdown, volatile financial markets and uncertainty about U.S. trade policy. In delivering the Fed’s semiannual monetary report to Congress, Powell said the Fed will be “patient” in determining when to boost its benchmark policy rate in light of the v...
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It’s Not About New Laws; It’s about Enforcing the Ones We Have

Opinon By Larry Keane It’s Not About New Laws; It’s about Enforcing the Ones We Have USA – -( The murders in Aurora, Illinois, reveal the inability or unwillingness of many in authority to ensure that our existing laws are working. The convicted felon who murdered five at his workplace last week should never have had a gun. We need to know why that happened so it can be fixed so it never happens again. We already have the laws we need to stop the criminal misuse of guns. Draft...
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Elizabeth Warren suggests President Trump 'may not even be a free person' by 2020

On a tour of eastern Iowa on Sunday, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren suggested her 2020 opponent may not be Donald Trump.
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Trump mocks Klobuchar's wintry announcement. Her answer: 'I wonder how your hair would fare in a blizzard?'

While he has often targeted Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, President Donald Trump hadn’t publicly commented until Sunday about any of his other potential Democratic challengers in the 2020 election.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Washington Post: Warren listed race as 'American Indian' on Texas bar registration

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren listed her race as "American Indian" on a State Bar of Texas registration card in 1986, the Washington Post reported Tuesday.
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New Sanders tax plan targets estates of the ultra-rich

Freshman New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is going after income, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants to target wealth, and now Vermont Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders has a third proposal for taxing the very rich: Hit their estates.
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Billionaire Edward Lampert's plan for Sears becomes an issue in 2020 presidential campaign

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a possible Democratic presidential candidate, slammed Sears Chairman Edward Lampert in a letter dated Wednesday, citing the "inherent conflicts of interest'' in the hedge fund manager's takeover of bankrupt Sears Holdings Corp. Warren calling out a billionaire...
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How Warren's plan to tax the rich is different from Ocasio-Cortez's

Both Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and freshman New York Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez want to tax the rich -- but the two progressive Democratic icons are proposing going about it in very different ways.
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Garcetti dives into LAUSD, UTLA strike talks, with presidential ambitions on the line

With tens of thousands of teachers striking all over the city he governs, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti stepped up to a City Hall podium last week with a message: “This is the time to make an agreement,” Garcetti said, the first day of a teacher strike that over the next five days would ripple across the region and the nation. Since the strike began, Garcetti, 47, has taken a very public stage with UTLA’s Alex Caputo-Pearl and district chief Austin Beutner. While Caputo-Pearl implored striking...
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Brace Yourself: Waves Of 2020 Announcements Expected Soon

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After months of speculation and secrecy, the 2020 presidential primary season is about to explode. With several Democrats already in the race, a half dozen more are locking down final travel, staffing and strategy to launch White House bids in the coming weeks. While plans may change, the announcements are expected to come in waves, the first featuring a group of ambitious Senate Democrats including New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris and Ne...
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Bloomberg says he’d self-fund possible 2020 White House bid

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says that, if he runs for president in 2020, he’ll pay for it himself. He’s also offering a broader defense of candidates who use personal riches to bankroll campaigns. Another top contender, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, has decried the presidency becoming “one more plaything that […]
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Elizabeth Warren nabs Obama's chief digital strategist, beefs up national staff

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has hired Barack Obama's former chief digital strategist to help lead her emerging 2020 presidential campaign and has also recruited a Democratic operative with deep experience in Southern politics ahead of a long primary.
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Warren hires Iowa aides, including top Sanders and Obama alums, ahead of visit

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who announced on Monday that she is exploring a presidential run, is quickly assembling a robust and experienced team to lead a campaign in Iowa -- an early signal of the outsized importance of a strong showing in the state.
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Warren hires top Sanders aide ahead of Iowa swing

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who announced on Monday that she is exploring a presidential run, has hired Brendan Summers, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' Iowa caucus director in 2016, according to a source familiar with the matter.
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Trump on Warren's presidential bid: 'I'd love to run against her'

President Donald Trump would “love to run against” Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who took the first major step toward launching a widely anticipated campaign for the presidency on Monday.            [Author: From staff and wire reports]
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Warren launches exploratory committee ahead of likely 2020 presidential run

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren took a major step toward a presidential run on Monday, announcing in a video message and email to supporters that she is forming an exploratory committee ahead of an expected campaign for the Democratic nomination in 2020.
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