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Why state attorneys general races are the next frontier for out-of-state influence Why state attorneys general races are the next frontier for out-of-state influence
Alabama’s Attorney General Steve Marshall may coast to victory on Nov. 6, but not without the help of some powerful friends from up north. Marshall, who was appointed to office in 2017, survived a dramatic primary challenge with an influx of $735,000 to his campaign from the political action committee of the Republican Attorneys General Association, a nonprofit based in Washington, D.C. Thos...
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Cory Booker cleared to run for president, Senate at same time in 2020 Cory Booker cleared to run for president, Senate at same time in 2020
As signs pile up that Sen. Cory Booker is preparing for a 2020 bid for the White House, his fellow New Jersey Democrats have approved a new law to make sure he can run for president and Senate at the same time. A bill signed Thursday by Gov. Phil Murphy clarifies that candidates for the Senate or House of Representatives can also appear on the ballot for the office of president or vice presiden...
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'Colossal collapse' in gas prices expected heading into midterm elections 'Colossal collapse' in gas prices expected heading into midterm elections
Gas prices are expected to plunge sharply in the final days leading up to the midterm elections, potentially nearing $2 a gallon at some stations in low-tax states. The sudden respite at the pump comes from sharply lower oil prices and declining wholesale gasoline prices. Oil Price Information Service analyst Tom Kloza said it could amount to a "colossal collapse" in prices for consumers: fr...
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Oprah Winfrey says if you don't vote, you are 'dishonoring your family' at Stacey Abrams rally Oprah Winfrey says if you don't vote, you are 'dishonoring your family' at Stacey Abrams rally
Oprah Winfrey was clear when she spoke to a crowd in Marietta, Georgia, Thursday as she rallied for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams. "Georgia, you've been on my mind," the former talk show host and billionaire proclaimed. "I was just sitting at home in California minding my own business but I could not stop thinking about what's going on down here," Winfrey said, telling the...
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Midterm election 2018: Here are the candidates poised to make history Nov. 6 Midterm election 2018: Here are the candidates poised to make history Nov. 6
WASHINGTON – Women, minority and LGBTQ candidates for House, Senate and governor will be making history on Nov. 6. New Hampshire will elect either its first African-American or first openly LGBTQ member of Congress. In Mississippi, voters could send the state's first elected woman to the Senate – or the first African-American since the Reconstruction period following the Civil War. And in...
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Pittsburgh shooting: Congressional leaders invited but will not visit city with Trump Pittsburgh shooting: Congressional leaders invited but will not visit city with Trump
WASHINGTON — None of the top four congressional leaders will travel with the president and first lady to Pittsburgh Tuesday, despite invitations from the White House. Republican Mitch McConnell spokesman Don Stewart said that the Senate leader didn't decline the trip but was "unable to attend." Stewart said McConnell had previously scheduled events in Kentucky. AshLee Strong, a spokeswoman ...
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Trump praises law enforcement for apprehending suspect in suspicious package case Trump praises law enforcement for apprehending suspect in suspicious package case
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump praised law enforcement officials for apprehending a suspect he said is believed to have been involved with the mailing of bomb-like packages to prominent Democrats. "I am pleased to inform you that law enforcement has apprehended the suspect and taken him into custody," Trump said in the East Room. "We must never allow political violence to take root in Amer...
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'Nobody in my administration got indicted': Obama goes after Trump, GOP in fiery speech 'Nobody in my administration got indicted': Obama goes after Trump, GOP in fiery speech
Former President Barack Obama, a campaign closer for Democrats, brought the political heat to Milwaukee’s North Division High School Friday. Imploring Democrats to vote in the Nov. 6 election and excoriating Republicans for policies that he said favor the rich, Obama gave a stout defense of his eight years in office and took plenty of shots at Republicans who have controlled all levers of power...
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Authorities eye Florida in hunt for source of suspicious packages, as security officials worry danger 'not over' Authorities eye Florida in hunt for source of suspicious packages, as security officials worry danger 'not over'
Federal investigators are increasingly focusing on Florida as a transit point for a number of the 10 suspected explosive devices recovered so far in a chilling terror campaign aimed at top Democratic Party leaders and supporters, a law enforcement official said Thursday. The official, who is not authorized to comment publicly, said among the locations that have drawn investigative interest has ...
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Officials search for package addressed to Biden after devices sent to CNN, Clintons, Obamas Officials search for package addressed to Biden after devices sent to CNN, Clintons, Obamas
NEW YORK – Authorities were investigating two additional suspicious packages Wednesday evening after an all-day effort that led to the discovery of devices – including pipe bombs – sent to prominent Democrats across the country, including former President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. The latest discovery Wednesday evening was a package believed to have been addressed to former Vice Preside...
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