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Mike Broihier, Dem and military veteran, jumps in Senate race against Mitch McConnell

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Democrat Mike Broihier, a political newcomer with a broad resume as a Marine officer, farmer and small-town newspaperman, ventured into a high-stakes Senate race as the latest military-tested candidate aiming to unseat [...]

John Hickenlooper jumps into crowded 2020 field with ground to make up

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper addresses supporters during the Colorado Democrats watch party in Denver, Colorado, on November 6, 2018. Hickenlooper will attempt to distinguish himself by pointing to his accomplishments as Colorado [...]

POLITICO Playbook PM: Bernie Sanders jumps into crowded 2020 field

Presented by */ ]]> Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks to the press on Capitol Hill on Nov. 28, 2018. | Zach Gibson/Getty Images 2020 WATCH — HE’S RUNNING! … HOLLY OTTERBEIN: “Sanders launches second bid for presidency”: [...]

Klobuchar jumps into presidential race

“I don’t have a political machine. I don’t come from money. But what I do have is this: I have grit,” Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Sunday. 2020 Elections The Minnesota senator becomes the first statewide elected Democrat [...]

Hyde-Smith jumps out to early lead in Mississippi Senate runoff

Democrat Mike Espy (left) and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) are shown during their televised debate in Jackson. | Susan Walsh/AP Photo Mississippi Runoff The race was the last election of the 2018 midterm season. By JAMES ARKIN 11/27/2018 [...]

Trump Jumps to the Defense of Saudi Arabia in Khashoggi Case

At their meeting on Tuesday, Mr. Pompeo “thanked the king for his commitment to supporting a thorough, transparent and timely investigation of Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance,” said Heather Nauert, a State Department spokeswoman. Mr. [...]

Trump jumps into Ohio special election as GOP alarm grows

President Donald Trump will travel to Ohio on Saturday to campaign for Republican special election candidate Troy Balderson, according to a senior party official — a move that comes amid rising GOP fears about the race. A Republican loss, [...]
White House jumps back into Dreamer battle with citizenship offer
The White House proposal would establish a $ 25 billion trust fund for a border defense system, including a wall along the Mexican border — a key campaign promise made [...]
Kamala Harris Jumps Aboard The Single Payer Train
Here, I’ll break some news… California Senator Kamala Harris announced at a town hall event in Oakland Wednesday that she plans to co-sponsor Bernie Sanders’s Medicare For All bill when he introduces it in September. “It’s just the [...]
Only 6 days on the job, Scaramucci jumps the shark — phones CNN for half hour tirade
Only 6 days on the job, new White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci has already jumped the shark, and then some. Scaramucci phoned into CNN this morning to complain, or something. It went on for half an hour, and was simply [...]