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GOP to launch new fundraising site as Dems crush the online money game

WinRed has been designed with an eye toward enabling down-ballot Republicans to capitalize on President Donald Trump’s massive small donor base. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo 2020 Elections The long-delayed, much-anticipated ‘WinRed’ [...]

Trump brings Stephanopoulos to Iowa, into White House as 2020 launch nears

ABC has had a long-standing request for an interview with President Donald Trump, who waited until a week before he formally relaunches his re-election bid to grant George Stephanopoulos access. | Lorenzo Bevilaqua/Walt Disney Television [...]

Kirsten Gillibrand’s Failure to Launch

Tim Alberta is chief political correspondent for Politico Magazine. */ ]]> HAMPTON, New Hampshire—Kirsten Gillibrand is only asking for a dollar. It’s not that she couldn’t use more money. In the first quarter of 2019, the junior [...]

New York canal season begins with launch of new tugboat

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) – Boating season on the Erie Canal is opening with the dedication of a new tugboat named after women’s suffrage movement leader Elizabeth Cady Stanton. An event is planned at Corn Hill Landing along the canal in [...]

Biden goes to the dark side in launch video

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Unions crank it up for Biden launch

Former Vice President Joe Biden has put in his time in front of labor groups in the run-up to announcing his presidential candidacy. | Joseph Prezioso/AFP/Getty Images 2020 elections Amid concerns about fundraising and a late start, [...]

How a Trump adviser helped launch Cory Booker’s political career

Bill Stepien is now a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, as Cory Booker seeks his party’s nomination to challenge the president in 2020. | AP Photo 2020 Elections Those alliances helped him become a rising political star and [...]

Poor People’s Campaign to launch bus tour in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – The Poor People’s Campaign is launching a national bus tour of poverty-stricken areas to bring attention to what they call the “real crises” or “interlocking injustices” afflicting the country including [...]

Booker’s disapproval rating in N.J. increases after launch of presidential campaign

Fifty-eight percent said they don’t think Booker will be able to serve effectively as a senator while running. | Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Bad memories of former Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s [...]

Patrick Hope to launch impeachment of Justin Fairfax

RICHMOND — A Democratic state lawmaker plans to introduce articles of impeachment Monday against Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, who is accused of sexually assaulting two women during his 20s, stoking the political bonfire consuming Virginia’s [...]