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California’s Trump tax return law raises fears of Republican lockout

“If the Democrats have a huge intensity — which they likely will, because our primary is so early — and Republicans don’t have their likely nominee to turn out to vote for, this could really affect our legislative and congressional [...]

Michael Bennet raises $2.8 million in second quarter

Sen. Michael Bennet raised $ 2.8 million since the Colorado Democrat entered the presidential race in early May, his campaign said Wednesday. Combined with a $ 700,000 transfer from his Senate account, the campaign reported a second-quarter [...]

Bernie Sanders raises $24 million in second quarter

Sen. Bernard Sanders pulled in $ 24 million over the course of the second quarter of the year, according to his 2020 presidential campaign. The announcement came a day after South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Peter Buttigieg announced he also had [...]

Kamala Harris, post-debate, raises $2 million

Sen. Kamala D. Harris is cashing in on her widely praised performance in the first Democratic presidential debate. The California Democrat’s campaign announced she raised $ 2 million online in 24 hours after the debate from 63,277 people, [...]

Trump’s Iran Reversal Raises Allies’ Doubts Over His Tactics, and U.S. Power

BERLIN — Some framed it as another empty threat from a leader whose bark is consistently worse than his bite. Some saw a method to the perceived madness — a potentially shrewd act of brinkmanship. And others considered it simply [...]

Claim of Attacks on 4 Oil Vessels Raises Tensions in Middle East

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Charges that four oil vessels were attacked at the mouth of the Persian Gulf over the weekend have amplified fears across the region about the escalating tensions between Iran and the West. The unconfirmed reports [...]

Trump oversight fight raises new alarms about shattered precedents

Nancy Pelosi listens as President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address Feb. 5. The president has suggested he doesn’t consider Democratic congressional oversight to be legitimate. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images white [...]

Donald Trump raises China trade tariffs to 25 percent

President Trump said he’ll raise tariffs Friday on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese goods, ending a truce in the U.S. trade war with Beijing amid negotiations that the president said are moving “too slowly.” Mr. Trump said on Twitter that [...]

Donald Trump’s idea to dump migrants in sanctuaries raises legal questions

The border debate has once again been upended by President Trump’s exploration of a plan to take illegal immigrants nabbed at the U.S.-Mexico border and ship them to sanctuary cities for release. In the abstract, the idea could have relieved [...]

Career official raises concerns about WH security clearances

WASHINGTON (AP) – A career official in the White House security office says dozens of people in President Donald Trump’s administration were granted access to classified information despite “disqualifying issues” in their backgrounds [...]