Too many Democrats are running for president in 2020. But there's an easy fix

Democrats in Iowa will caucus in early February, barely two months away, and finally cast the first...

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White House backs full Senate trial if House impeaches Trump

The White House and Trump's GOP allies decided instead “they want some kind of factual affirmative...

discovered 1 week ago on Politico
After Gordon Sondland’s Testimony: What Will the Republicans Do Now?

Senate—of that, we can now be certain. The House Republican caucus, which is much more comfortable...

discovered 1 week ago on The New Yorker
Expert: Flip won’t affect local reelection

While state Sen. John Yudichak will brand himself as an independent in the next stage of his political career, his decision to caucus with the Republican...

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Emissions bill forums draw interest

The Vermont Legislature’s inaction on climate action bills last session may be reversed next time around as a key House lawmaker and climate caucus...

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Black Georgia lawmakers to push for state hate crimes law

“We will not allow such actions to define us, but rather push us to do better and be better,” the ...

discovered 1 week ago on Portland Press Herald
New Hampshire, South Carolina Democrats express skepticism about Deval Patrick's chances

In less than three months, New Hampshire voters will cast their ballots in the nation's first...

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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Get ready to watch a bunch of Mike Bloomberg ads

According to Medium Buying, another political advertising tracker, the top markets were New York...

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Women’s health political fights heat up in battleground states

Fights over abortion and birth control in all three branches of government are fueling...

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How Bloomberg plans to buy the Democratic nomination — and the presidency

Observers have also pointed out that no mayor, and certainly no New York mayor, has ever gone...

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Assembly votes to restore voting rights to those on parole, probation

Such a measure would make New Jersey the third state to grant prisoners the right to vote, after ...

discovered 1 week ago on Politico
Sen. Collins, Shaheen introduce bill to expand seniors' access to new diabetes treatments

Maine Senator Susan Collins (R) is partnering with New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D) to...

discovered 1 week ago on WCSH 6 Portland
This week: House kicks off public phase of impeachment inquiry

The House is expected to take up legislation to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, which aims to...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The Hill
Biddeford attorney is new York County Judge of Probate

BIDDEFORD — Attending law school and becoming an attorney was always a dream for Scott Houde. Houde...

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Braun adds 6 to climate caucus | Indiana | Journal Gazette

U.S. senators Mike Braun of Indiana and Chris Coons of Delaware announced Wednesday that six...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Analysis | The Cybersecurity 202: Yvette Clarke says Congress does have tech smarts. It just needs...

The vice chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and co-chair of the congressional Caucus...

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Impeachment’s Main Players

Here are the lawmakers to watch as the impeachment process unfolds.

discovered 3 weeks ago on New York Times
Analysis | The Energy 202: Democratic surge puts climate change on agenda in Virginia

It is hard to miss the effects of climate change in much of coastal Virginia. Now Northam -- who...

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Sweetser to discontinue mental health therapy at five Southern Maine locations

... NEEDS TO BE APPROPRIATE REIMBURSEMENT RATES FOR QUALITY, EVIDENCE- BASED MENTAL HEALTH CARE....

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Senators announce bipartisan climate caucus: "We look a bit like Neanderthals"

With most Americans now viewing climate change as a major threat, a group of senators announced the...

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Senators Form Bipartisan Climate Caucus to Encourage 'Honest Dialogue'

In unsurprising fashion, the eight senators who joined the caucus acknowledged the severity of the...

discovered 3 weeks ago on EcoWatch
Bipartisan Senate climate caucus grows by six members

The Senate’s bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus is already growing with the addition of six new...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The Hill