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With eye on election, Trump in high-stakes balancing act over coronavirus response

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

President Donald Trump offered a preview of his re-election campaign playbook last year when he visited the building site of a multi-billion-dollar cracking unit in western...
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Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   5 articles

The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country's first black president and echoed the call for "justice to roll down like waters...
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BREAKING: Cook Political Report Moves MO-02 Away From Republicans

13 hours ago   |   DCCC

Today the non-partisan election forecaster Cook Political Report shifted Republican Congressman Ann Wagner's seat in Missouri's 2nd Congressional District from “Likely...
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For Farmers, Stimulus Bill Means Subsidies Continue to Flow

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

The bill allots as much as $23.5 billion in assistance to farmers, a key constituency of President Trump's, in the middle of an election year.
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Joe Biden's struggles more worrisome than laughable

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

In times of crisis there's a need for comic relief, and these are surely the most critical times most of us have ever experienced, yet there's increasing reluctance here to...
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Wisconsin Won't Delay Its Primary, So the Governor Wants to Mail Everyone a Ballot

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

As many other states delay their presidential primary elections amid the coronavirus pandemic, Wisconsin is plowing ahead with plans to vote on April 7.
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Netanyahu Finally Wins Israel's Elections

20 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Israel's longest-serving prime minister, who hasn't slowed down during an extended campaign season, remains in office for the next 18 months. Israel is much better off for it.
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Coronavirus emerges as major threat to U.S. election process

21 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. election officials looking to construct a safe voting system in a worsening coronavirus pandemic are confronting a grim reality: there may not be enough time, money or...
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Voting groups, unions sue to force election postponement

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

A coalition of voting rights groups and labor unions have filed a federal lawsuit seeking to postpone Wisconsin's spring election in light of the coronavirus crisis.
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Sanders: 'It's going to be a very steep road' to beat Biden

Sanders: 'It's going to be a very steep road' to beat Biden

1 day ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday acknowledged that "it's going to be a very steep road" to defeat former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 Democratic primary...
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Coronavirus Relief Money Will Be Coming Soon

Coronavirus Relief Money Will Be Coming Soon

Your relief money from the government is now officially in the works. President Trump signed the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus measure at the White House late Friday... Read more ...

Trump Again Bashes Governors Of Washington And Michigan Over Coronavirus

Trump Again Bashes Governors Of Washington And Michigan Over Coronavirus

“Don't call,” the president told Vice President Pence of the governors as the states battle the growing pandemic. Read more ...

WATCH: Coronavirus Task Force To Hold Briefing After Trump Signs Aid Package

WATCH: Coronavirus Task Force To Hold Briefing After Trump Signs Aid Package

The president indicated there would be an announcement about deals to make more ventilators, masks and other equipment. The news conference is scheduled to begin shortly. Watch... Read more ...

Trump: 'I Don't Believe You Need 30K Ventilators'

Trump: 'I Don't Believe You Need 30K Ventilators'

As the coronavirus crisis escalates, hospitals are pleading for ventilators to save the lives of patients whose lungs are failing. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state... Read more ...

New York's health care workforce braces for influx of retirees...

New York's health care workforce braces for influx of retirees, inexperienced staffers

NEW YORK - As the coronavirus bears down on New York and the biggest U.S. city becomes the epicenter of the national crisis, state officials are scrambling to augment a health... Read more ...

Poll: Majority approve of Trump's coronavirus response, but more Americans...

Poll: Majority approve of Trump's coronavirus response, but more Americans say he was too slow to act

A majority of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new survey, although an even larger number say he acted too... Read more ...

Sanders: 'It's going to be a very steep road' to beat Biden

Sanders: 'It's going to be a very steep road' to beat Biden

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday acknowledged that "it's going to be a very steep road" to defeat former Vice President Joe Biden in the 2020 Democratic primary... Read more ...

Trump teases new coronavirus distancing guidelines based on county risk

Trump teases new coronavirus distancing guidelines based on county risk

President Donald Trump on Thursday teased a new plan to reopen swaths of the country shuttered by the coronavirus pandemic via a targeted, county-by-county mitigation... Read more ...

What's Inside The Senate's $2 Trillion Coronavirus Aid Package

What's Inside The Senate's $2 Trillion Coronavirus Aid Package

The economic relief bill provides help to individuals, businesses, hospitals, as well as state and local governments. Here are the details. Read more ...

Trump Campaign Threatens TV Stations That Air Ad Critical Of President

Trump Campaign Threatens TV Stations That Air Ad Critical Of President

Not removing the ad about rising U.S. coronavirus cases “could put your station's license in jeopardy,” the Trump campaign warned. Read more ...