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AOC Says Her Bernie Sanders Endorsement Was ‘Authentic Decision’

AOC Says Her Bernie Sanders Endorsement Was ‘Authentic Decision’

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said her move to formally endorse Senator Bernie Sanders on Saturday, weeks after the 2020 Democratic candidate suffered a heart attack, was an “authentic
Lewandowski: Democrats Tried and Failed to Sabotage My Possible Senate Run

Lewandowski: Democrats Tried and Failed to Sabotage My Possible Senate Run

"[They wanted to] prevent me from being successful in a U.S. Senate race in New Hampshire," said Corey Lewandowski of House Democrats.
Abolish ICE? A Guide to the Partisan Fight Over This U.S. Agency

Abolish ICE? A Guide to the Partisan Fight Over This U.S. Agency

Since April, when the Trump administration began a “zero tolerance” policy toward people caught illegally entering the U.S., one of the agencies charged with enforcing it, Immigration and Customs
Cuomo Leads Nixon by 36 Points in New York Gubernatorial Poll

Cuomo Leads Nixon by 36 Points in New York Gubernatorial Poll

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo holds a commanding 36 percentage point lead over progressive challenger Cynthia Nixon in the state’s Democratic primary for governor, a new poll says, in a race that has
GOP Seeks to Force Confrontation With Democrats Over ICE

GOP Seeks to Force Confrontation With Democrats Over ICE

House Republicans sought to force a confrontation Wednesday with Democrats to exploit their divisions over calls from the party’s left wing to abolish the agency on the front lines of President Donald
Three House Democrats Offer Plan to Abolish ICE

Three House Democrats Offer Plan to Abolish ICE

The call to abolish the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency has moved from a rallying point for Democratic Party’s left wing to a legislative proposal being introduced by three House
Supreme Court Has Brought on New Era of Labor Unrest, Rep. Ellison Says

Supreme Court Has Brought on New Era of Labor Unrest, Rep. Ellison Says

Rep. Keith Ellison, a Minnesota Democrat, discusses the Supreme Court's ruling that bars public employee contracts requiring to pay union dues, and New York Rep. Joe Crowley's shock primary defeat. He
Democrats’ Anti-Wall Street Wing Just Won a Major Victory

Democrats’ Anti-Wall Street Wing Just Won a Major Victory

The Democratic Party’s anti-Wall Street wing won a major victory Tuesday.
Democratic Candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Didn't Even Have a Wikipedia Page on Monday

Democratic Candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Didn't Even Have a Wikipedia Page on Monday

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old progressive activist, became the Democratic candidate for New York’s 14th congressional district after a primary election yesterday. Ocasio-Cortez defeated
NY Democratic Primary Upset Highlights Search for Fresh Leadership

NY Democratic Primary Upset Highlights Search for Fresh Leadership

New York Representative Joe Crowley suffered a surprise primary loss to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as the party struggles to find an identity in the political age of President Donald Trump. Bloomberg's
Travel Ban Win Could Embolden Trump on Border

Travel Ban Win Could Embolden Trump on Border

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Left-Wing Challenger Takes Out Top Democrat in New York Primary

Left-Wing Challenger Takes Out Top Democrat in New York Primary

A top member of the House Democratic leadership was blindsided by a New York City primary loss at the hands of a fresh-faced candidate who raised one-tenth as much money and now becomes a
The year’s biggest US election upset produced an indelible image of pure joy

The year’s biggest US election upset produced an indelible image of pure joy

The victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old New York City community organizer, in a House Democratic primary produced a scene that immediately qualified her as…
Joseph Crowley, Member of House Democratic Leadership, Defeated in Primary

Joseph Crowley, Member of House Democratic Leadership, Defeated in Primary

A 28-year-old first-time progressive candidate, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, defeated Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday, scoring one of the year’s biggest political upsets. Crowley, who was a
Ryan Allows House Chaplain to Stay After Priest Rescinds Resignation

Ryan Allows House Chaplain to Stay After Priest Rescinds Resignation

The U.S. House chaplain rescinded his resignation Thursday, and Speaker Paul Ryan said he’ll let the chaplain stay.
Rep. Joe Crowley on Korea Summit, 2018 Midterms, Pelosi

Rep. Joe Crowley on Korea Summit, 2018 Midterms, Pelosi

Representative Joe Crowley, a Democrat from New York, discusses the meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, the 2018 midterms, and the leadership of the
Rep. Joe Crowley Calls GOP Tax Plan a 'Bad Bill'

Rep. Joe Crowley Calls GOP Tax Plan a 'Bad Bill'

Rep. Joe Crowley, a New York Democrat, discusses the GOP's plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)