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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 [...]

If Joe Biden enters 2020 presidential race, Trump-like support is expected by Democrats

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden has yet to declare his presidential intentions, but if he does run, he’s looking at a Trump-like coalition of support within the Democratic Party, with backing from men, the less-educated and older voters. Mr. [...]

GOP leaders lobby Trump to support spending deal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to members of the media as Sen. Roy Blunt, Sen. John Barrasso, Sen. Todd Young, and Senate Majority Whip John Thune listen on Feb. 5. GOP leaders are urging Trump to agree to the latest spending [...]

Ilhan Omar says lawmakers bribed to support Israel: ‘It’s all about the Benjamins baby’

Rep. Ilhan Omar came under fire from for controversial tweets over the weekend that implied U.S. lawmakers are bribed into supporting Israel. Ms. Omar, Minnesota Democrat, retweeted a post from reporter Glenn Greenwald that slammed House Minority [...]

Congress nears border security deal, but Trump’s support unclear

Whether President Donald Trump, pictured here with Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby, would sign a border security agreement is unclear. | Al Drago-Pool/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Congressional [...]

Biden presses Hill friends for 2020 support

Former Vice President Joe Biden has an established fan base among Democratic lawmakers, particularly in the Senate where he served for 36 years. | Susan Walsh/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Joe Biden is working [...]

‘Unless you support impeachment, we’re not supporting you’

Critics say anti-Trump billionaire Tom Steyer’s focus on impeachment is damaging Democrats’ reputation with their rank and file. | Sean Rayford/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Tom Steyer has built a [...]