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Campaign finance could be on 2020 ballot in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – Months after a governor’s race that shattered state fundraising records, Oregon lawmakers want to rein in rampant spending from large donors and political action committees. But first they have to change the constitution. Oregon [...]

The week that could reveal Mueller’s end-game

The confluence of moves this week related to Rober Mueller’s investigation underscores the fact that numerous storylines of the special counsel’s probe are coming to an end. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Mueller Investigation ‘A [...]

State lawmakers OK fix of error that could ban some guns

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – State lawmakers have fixed a mistake in an Ohio bill that gun rights advocates said could inadvertently ban several types of legal guns and have sent the corrective bill to the governor for his signature. At issue [...]

‘It gets real personal, real fast’: Dems fear targeting Trump kids could backfire

Democrats are concerned that the appearance of going after Donald Trump’s children could elicit sympathy for a president who has attacked their investigations. | Tasos Katopodis/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Friend, Adviser, Witness: Trudeau’s Fate Could Hinge on Confidant’s Testimony

TORONTO — They were college friends, canoeing pals and debating team buddies who were in one another’s wedding parties. Together, they fashioned a campaign that catapulted them into Canada’s top office — Justin Trudeau as the [...]

Awkward: How Trump’s past donations could haunt 2020 Dems

President Donald Trump and Ivanka Trump both donated across the political spectrum over the years. | Molly Riley-Pool/Getty Images 2020 elections Donations from Trump and his family add another wrinkle to a Democratic primary where [...]

What a Korean War Peace Deal Could Mean, Decades After the Fighting Stopped

HONG KONG — It might fall short of a peace treaty, but after seven decades of truce on the Korean Peninsula, the “peace declaration” that President Trump and President Kim Jong-un are expected to announce when they meet in Vietnam [...]

Trump’s blind spot on North Korea could sink a deal

President Donald Trump has worked to seduce North Korean leader Kim Jong Un into giving up his nuclear arsenal by pitching dreams of beachfront condominiums and gold-plated casinos | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images North Korea nuclear summit The [...]

Mueller slams Manafort’s ‘deceit,’ suggests sentence that could amount to life in prison

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort faces a pair of sentencing hearings in the coming weeks in Virginia and in Washington | Keith Lane/Getty Images Legal The former Trump campaign chairman faced charges for tax fraud, bank [...]

Here’s What Beto Could Unleash on Trump

Sasha Issenberg is the author of several books, including The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns. */ ]]> AUSTIN, Texas—With rain hammering outside, Zack Malitz stood in a warehouse space lit by strands of bistro lights [...]