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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 [...]

‘This is the fight of our lives’: Warren swipes at Trump during official 2020 launch

Announcing her 2020 bid, Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused President Donald Trump of being part of a “rigged system that props up the rich and the powerful and kicks dirt on everyone else.” | Carlos Giusti/AP Photo Share on Facebook [...]

Harris picks hotbed of anti-Trump movement for campaign launch

Oakland is where nearly 30 years ago the California Democrat first introduced herself to a judge as “Kamala Harris, ‘for the people,’” a line she adopted as her presidential campaign slogan. | Al Drago/Getty Images Share on Facebook [...]

POLITICO Playbook: First words in Kamala’s launch video: Truth, justice, decency

Presented by */ ]]> Kamala Harris, a former California attorney general and San Francisco district attorney who was elected to the Senate two years ago, officially launched her campaign for president on Monday. | AP Photo/Sait Serkan [...]

Taliban Launch Assault on Ghazni, a Key Afghan City

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Officials denied that the provincial capital had fallen, but they conceded that the insurgents were within 300 yards of the governor’s office and police headquarters. Source: NYT > World
Democrats Launch Bill To Stop Family Separation, Goddamn It
At Auschwitz, mothers and children were kept together when they went to the gas chambers. Let that sink in. While the ACLU moves forward with its class action lawsuit to end Donald Trump’s family separation policy, Senate Democrats are stepping [...]
Democrats launch net neutrality fight to energize midterm voters
The FCC has repeatedly tried to enact net neutrality rules, only to be thwarted in court or by changes of leadership at the commission. | Jacquelyn Martin | AP Photo Senate [...]
Pruitt and allies launch campaign to save his job
EPA chief Scott Pruitt and his allies in the administration are on a mission to save his job — making their case to friendly media outlets while separately accusing a former agency staffer of a cascade of damaging leaks. It’s all part [...]
Trump to launch major donor initiative after disastrous week
Donald Trump is wrapping up the most chaotic week of his presidency by rolling out a major new donor push — one of his most serious steps yet to prepare for a 2020 reelection campaign. Trump will appear before big GOP givers at his Mar-a-Lago [...]