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Unions pushing for pocketbook proposals from 2020 Democrats

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Ardently liberal, pro-labor and anti-corporate cash, the field of Democrats running for president may look like a union activist’s dream. But some key labor leaders are starting to worry about the topics dominating [...]

Senate rejects dueling proposals to end the shutdown

“I think it certainly puts everybody on record, and if nothing else I would hope at least that this would get the conversation going again,” Senate Minority Whip John Thune said of the Senate’s first move on funding since the [...]

NY senators to unveil proposals to fight corruption

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Lawmakers in New York state say they’ll soon unveil new proposals to crack down on government corruption. Sen. Todd Kaminsky and Assemblywoman Judy Griffin plan to unveil their ideas Tuesday on Long Island. Later [...]
The Latest: Berkshire shareholders reject 3 proposals
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The Latest on Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Berkshire Hathaway shareholders have rejected three proposals that would have required the company to sell off stock investments [...]

Dave Brat: Freedom Caucus has been ‘yes, yes, yes’ on health care proposals

Rep. Dave Brat on Tuesday said it’s incorrect to blame conservative House members for Republicans’ failure to pass health care legislation last month, saying in a radio interview they got to “yes” on several different provisions. “We’ve [...]

Trump keeps trafficking in ambiguity on policy proposals

WASHINGTON (AP) – President-elect Donald Trump’s call with Taiwan’s leader was either a well-coordinated warning shot to China or a harmless congratulatory conversation. His provocative campaign proposal for temporarily halting Muslim [...]