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Five takeaways from Elizabeth Warren’s CNN town hall

Five takeaways from Elizabeth Warren’s CNN town hall

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has a plan — for just about everything. The policy-fluent Massachusetts Democrat zipped through her thick suite of legislative and regulatory proposals for a CNN town hall audience in Jackson, Mississippi, on Monday, taking questions from voters and, in a declaration that won her a prolonged ovation, saying for the first time…MORE

Warren details her upbringing and her parents’ struggles in poignant moment

Warren details her upbringing and her parents’ struggles in poignant moment

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren drew upon her upbringing in a poignant look into her background Monday, detailing her parents’ struggle and calling them similar to the problems faced by millions of Americans. During a CNN town hall in Jackson, Mississippi, Warren said her father had a serious heart attack and was unable to get back…MORE

Elizabeth Warren supports removing Confederate emblem from Mississippi flag

Elizabeth Warren supports removing Confederate emblem from Mississippi flag

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Monday she believes Mississippi should adopt a new state flag without the Confederate battle emblem. “Mississippi’s the only state in the country that still has the confederate battle emblem on the state flag — do you think Mississippi should adopt a new flag?” CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Warren…MORE

Warren backs plan to get rid of the Electoral College

Warren backs plan to get rid of the Electoral College

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren for the first time on Monday night said that she would back a plan to do away with the Electoral College. The process, she said, effectively disenfranchises voters in states dominated by one of the two parties. “Come a general election, presidential candidates don’t come to places like Mississippi. They also…MORE

Documents pertaining to the Michael Cohen raid will be made available Tuesday

Documents pertaining to the Michael Cohen raid will be made available Tuesday

The public may soon learn more about what led to the now infamous raid of President Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen. A New York judge has approved a partially redacted version of the search warrant materials pertaining to the raid of Cohen’s home, office and hotel room for public release on Tuesday. The documents are…MORE

Trump donates part of his salary to Department of Homeland Security

Trump donates part of his salary to Department of Homeland Security

President Donald Trump said Monday that he’s donating part of his annual presidential salary to the Department of Homeland Security. Trump posted a photo on Twitter of a check for $100,000 — one quarter of his annual $400,000 salary — made out to DHS. “While the press doesn’t like writing about it, nor do I…MORE

Donald Trump’s 2020 secret sauce

Donald Trump’s 2020 secret sauce

President Donald Trump isn’t in a great place to win a second term in 2020. His overall job approval rating has hovered in the low 40s — and even upper 30s — for the entirety of his first two years in office. Polling in critical swing states in the Midwest and Sun Belt suggests his…MORE

White House expects to see Mueller findings before they go to Congress

White House expects to see Mueller findings before they go to Congress

White House lawyers expect to have an opportunity to review whatever version of Robert Mueller’s report Attorney General Bill Barr submits to Congress before it reaches lawmakers and the public, multiple sources familiar with the matter said, setting up a potential political battle over the hotly anticipated document. The attorneys want the White House to…MORE

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