Monday, August 3, 2015

Presidential

Bernie Sanders has repeatedly said 51 percent of young black high school graduates are “unemployed.” That’s wrong...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidates dismissed the dominance of Donald Trump in early primary polling, scrambling to...
DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) - Billionaire industrialist and conservative political donor Charles Koch welcomed a group of roughly 450 like-minded...
MIAMI (AP) - Jeb Bush outlined plans Monday to improve security of the nation's borders and enforcement of its existing immigration...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first television ads of her presidential race in the early...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A top political aide to Vice President Joe Biden's late son joined the super PAC working to recruit the elder Biden...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in "excellent...
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful...
WASHINGTON (AP) - It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign for president, a springtime sprint of $1,000-per-plate dinners, hundreds of handshakes and a stream of emails asking supporters to chip in a few bucks.
Facing New Hampshire voters at a recent town hall-style meeting, a Republican presidential candidate advocated for strengthening the military, repealing Obamacare, and providing treatment for drug addicts.
Donald Trump fired a political aide Sunday over alleged racist Facebook postings, a sign that the new Republican presidential front-runner is working to add a professional patina to his campaign, as he raised the possibility of a third-party run.
DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) - Five Republican presidential candidates wooed donors at a weekend retreat where billionaire industrialist Charles Koch warned America is "done for" if conservatives don't rally others to their cause by demanding a smaller, less-intrusive government
WASHINGTON (AP) - Celebrity chef Jose Andres has responded to a lawsuit filed by Donald Trump's organization against Andres' organization for backing out of a hotel project in Washington.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The largest Florida corporate donor to a super political action committee backing former Gov. Jeb Bush's presidential run is NextEra Energy Inc., the company that owns electric utility giant Florida Power & Light.
Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations during his son's illness and following his death earlier this year.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Joe Biden, inspired in part by his late son, has been holding meetings at his Washington home to discuss challenging...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn't have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn't have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away ice cream to drum up a decent-size crowd.
KEENE, N.H. (AP) - Days before Fox News announces who will participate in the first GOP primary debate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich is projecting a laid-back attitude toward his chances of being on stage and saying he's pleased with the support he's received since joining the race July 21.
The super PAC backing Gov. Christie's presidential candidacy disclosed its list of donors to federal regulators Friday, offering the first detailed glimpse of his national network of financial backers.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the U.S. government can't keep funding highway and transit projects "by the seat of our pants."
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush went into historically Democratic territory on Friday to tell a predominantly African-American audience that the country's decades-long efforts to fight poverty are failing - and his record as Florida governor, especially in education, serves as a blueprint for a future presidency.
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 20 years after banning prisoners from receiving student aid, some federal and state inmates could be eligible for Pell grant money to take college courses while still behind bars.
Staff writers for both The Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News will be tweeting about today's General Election.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton has a message for the country's wealthiest Democrats: I need you, unfortunately.
DOVER, Del. (AP) - A Delaware judge has given a lender 60 days to buy the former presidential yacht Sequoia from its current owners.
NEW YORK (AP) - In one of his first forays into policy as a presidential candidate, Republican Donald Trump calls for the deportation of all 11 million people estimated to be living in the country illegally while allowing the "really good people" to return.
ORLANDO, Florida (AP) - Following his own advice, Jeb Bush is taking his presidential campaign to the neighborhoods and churches where Hispanics and African Americans live and worship in an effort to broaden his appeal among minority voters.
TURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) - Donald Trump turned a brief trip to a golf tournament in Scotland into an extension of his presidential campaign trail when he attended the Women's British Open at his plush Turnberry resort on Thursday.