Friday, December 13, 2019
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a fundraiser for the Nevada Democratic Party, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Associated Press)

Bernie Sanders campaign staffer departs after anti-Semitic, other offensive tweets surface: reports

A newly hired community organizer for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign has left just days after taking the job – reportedly because some of his past tweets allegedly contained anti-Semitic...
According to the UNC Sheps Center for Health Services Research, a total of 161 rural hospitals have closed their doors since 2005. 

America’s rural hospital crisis becomes major 2020 campaign issue

2020 Dems put spotlight on rural hospital closure crisisMore than 100 rural hospitals have closed in the U.S. since 2010 and another 430 are at risk of closing, causing a...
Rep. Ralph Abraham, R-La., is calling for clarification from the Secretary of Defense on trademark licenses after the Army told a faith-based company it could no longer put Bible verses on their military-themed products.

GOP rep wants answers from DoD after Army bans company from printing Bible verses...

A Louisiana congressman sent a letter to Secretary of Defense Mark Esper this week seeking answers about the Army banning "Shields of Strength" from putting Bible verses on military dog tags.Rep. Ralph...
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado campaigns at a cafe in Salem, NH, on Dec. 6, 2019

2020 Democratic long-shot Bennet goes all in on NH, jabs at Buttigieg

SALEM, N.H. – Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado faces a challenging uphill climb to win the Democratic presidential nomination. But regardless, he said he's going all-in on the state that holds...

General election 2019: Nigel Farage defends decision not to contest Tory seats

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General election 2019: Andrew Neil issues interview challenge to Johnson

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Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue at a House Agriculture Committee hearing.

White House tightens food-stamp requirements, potentially affecting hundreds of thousands of people

The Trump administration on Wednesday tightened work requirements for food stamp recipients, a move that will potentially affect hundreds of thousands of people who rely on the program. The new...

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General election 2019: From the count, to your TV – BBC...

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