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European Union: Parliament Elections Will Be Latest Test of Populist Support

“But they can make a mess.” In addition to passing or rejecting laws, European lawmakers have new powers that could allow populists to block trade deals, approve the bloc’s budget and play an important role in determining who will [...]

Soccer teams provide support, solidarity for migrants in US

PHOENIX (AP) – Antonio Velasquez smiled proudly at the wiry teenagers shouting in Spanish and the Mayan language Mam as they kicked a soccer ball under an evening desert sky turning to orange. The Pentecostal pastor was a teenager in [...]

Donald Trump allies see stealth Hispanic support for 2020 re-election

More than two years into his tenure, President Trump has yet to launch the Spanish-language White House website his aides promised. The White House does dabble in Spanish on Twitter from its LaCasaBlanca account, which chiefly consists of retweets [...]

Biden support stays solid in early states

“I don’t think it’s anything except for who he is and who he’s been for years,” says Sam Lieberman, former chair of Nevada’s Democratic Party, of Joe Biden (above). | Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share [...]

Senate Dems to try to stop DOJ’s funding for Obamacare lawsuit support

Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer speaks during a news briefing after the Senate Democratic weekly policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Senate [...]

At AIPAC, Democrats, Republicans agree to support Israel, but are divided on how to do so

Both Republican and Democratic leaders pledged fealty to the U.S.-Israel relationship this week, but found little common ground in how to go about proving it. Republicans, in speeches to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, said one [...]

Senate rebuffs Trump with vote cutting off U.S. support in Yemen

Yemeni fighters from the Popular Resistance Committees, supporting forces loyal to Yemen’s Saudi-backed government, march past portraits of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi in Taiz on Monday. | Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP/Getty Images Congress Several [...]

Bernie Sanders courts black voters in South Carolina with long record of civil rights support

Sen. Bernard Sanders is set to make his first trip to South Carolina this week as an official 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, looking to prove his campaign can do better among the black voters who generally shunned his last run in 2016. His [...]

2020 Dems criss-cross nation building early black support

Sen. Kamala Harris met with leaders from historically black colleges and universities in February. Harris and Sen. Cory Booker have done the most work to connect to black communities, but other Democratic candidates have been trying to [...]

Seeking Brexit support, UK’s May woos opposition lawmakers

LONDON (AP) — British opposition politicians are accusing Prime Minister Theresa May of trying to bribe them into voting for her Brexit deal. The government on Monday announced a 1.6 billion-pound ($ 2.1 billion) package of funding over [...]