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Joe Biden Faces a Challenge Winning Over Progressives

Joe Biden Faces a Challenge Winning Over Progressives

By Elana Schor | Mar 22
Joe Biden says he has "the most progressive record" of any Democrat running, or mulling a run, in 2020. But many progressive activists disagree.

Trump Intensifies Effort to Discredit Mueller Report

Trump Intensifies Effort to Discredit Mueller Report

Mar 22
President Donald Trump is intensifying his efforts to discredit a highly anticipated report on the special counsel's Russia investigation.

Sanders Aims for Strong Showing in Delegate-Rich California

Sanders Aims for Strong Showing in Delegate-Rich California

By Michael R. Blood | Mar 22
By the time California's presidential primary election arrived in 2016, Bernie Sanders was a beaten man. This time around, everything has changed.

With Black Lung Fund in Jeopardy, Taxpayers Could Fit the Bill

With Black Lung Fund in Jeopardy, Taxpayers Could Fit the Bill

By Dylan Lovan | Mar 21
The Trump administration and coal industry allies are insisting that a federal black lung trust fund will continue to pay benefits to sick miners despite a drastic cut in funding.

Mississippi Governor Set to Sign 'Hearbeat' Abortion Law

Mississippi Governor Set to Sign 'Hearbeat' Abortion Law

By Emily Wagster Pettus | Mar 21
Gov. Phil Bryant says he's not worried about lawsuits as Mississippi prepares to enact one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation.

Centrist or Liberal? Beto O'Rourke's Political Splits

Centrist or Liberal? Beto O'Rourke's Political Splits

By Will Weissert | Mar 21
At a packed eastern Iowa house party, a staffer for Democrat Beto O'Rourke's presidential campaign tried to clear enough space for the candidate to reach the kitchen, where he would need to climb a stepladder to address the crowd.

Trump Keeps a Sharp Focus on Ohio for the 2020 Campaign

Trump Keeps a Sharp Focus on Ohio for the 2020 Campaign

By Zeke Miller | Mar 20
President Donald Trump is returning to the state that foretold his 2016 victory and serves as the linchpin of his re-election effort.

Beto O'Rourke Says Nothing in His Past will Hinder 2020 Run

Beto O'Rourke Says Nothing in His Past will Hinder 2020 Run

By Scott Bauer and Will Weissert | Mar 19
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke told supporters Sunday that he's never taken LSD and there's "nothing" he hasn't already revealed about his past that could come back to hurt his run for office.

Bernie Sanders' Opening Argument: I Am Electable. Really.

Bernie Sanders' Opening Argument: I Am Electable. Really.

By Juana Summers and Hunter Woodall | Mar 19
Bernie Sanders spent much of 2016 talking of revolution. In 2019, he's turned to a subject that's a bit more pragmatic: electability.

Warren Embraces Underdog Role as She Faces 2020 Challenges

Warren Embraces Underdog Role as She Faces 2020 Challenges

By Steve Peoples, Elana Schor and Hunter Woodall | Mar 18
Elizabeth Warren has spent much of the last decade as a leader of the Democratic Party's liberal wing.

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