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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump began promising to "drain the swamp" while campaigning, with his rally crowds often chanting along with him. In October he outlined a few proposals he said would get the drainage started: Clamping down on lobbying, fundraising and even...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump began promising to "drain the swamp" while campaigning, with his rally crowds often chanting along with him. In October he outlined a few proposals he said would get the drainage started: Clamping down on lobbying, fundraising and even...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Tanya Torp had enough of the Kentucky Democratic Party when she saw one of the state's politicians, Alison Lundergan Grimes, holding a gun. Grimes, the Democratic secretary of state, was challenging Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell in 2014 when she...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders gained roars of approval from a friendly crowd on Monday as he called for a radical transformation of the Democratic Party into a grassroots movement founded on the tenets of his unsuccessful Democratic presidential...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Independent Vermont U.S. senator and former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is calling for a radical transformation of the Democratic Party. Sanders and Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez launched a cross-country tour...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on efforts to make California an independent nation (all times local): 5 p.m. Supporters of one long-shot bid to make California an independent nation are ending their effort. But another group plans to seek a statewide vote next year. The...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Supporters of a long-shot bid to make California an independent nation on Monday ended their effort to put it to a statewide vote next year, despite the extra interest it drew after last year's election of Republican Donald Trump as president. The...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Supporters of a long-shot bid to make California an independent nation are ending their effort to put it to a statewide vote next year. The secretary of state's office confirmed Monday that Marcus Ruiz Evans, vice president of the Yes California...
ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump is a unifying force for Democrats, bringing together disparate factions in opposition to nearly every presidential move. But solidarity — at least for now — doesn't necessarily add up to a strategy that can help Democrats win more elections...