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Biden proposes to make community college tuition-free

Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden reacts during a campaign Community Event at Keene State College in Keene, New Hampshire, U.S., August 24, 2019. Elizabeth Frantz | REUTERS Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden released his higher education plan on Tuesday, proposing to make two-year community …

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Trump’s approval rating drops to new low, but most still oppose impeachment, CNBC survey finds

Americans by a narrow margin oppose impeachment hearings to remove President Donald Trump from office, according to the latest CNBC All-America Economic Survey. But the CNBC poll of 800 Americans nationwide conducted last week found a significant shift where fewer Americans are opposed to impeachment. It also found a large …

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Jerry Falwell Jr. probe demanded by Liberty University students

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. participates in a town hall meeting on the opioid crisis as part of first lady Melania the first lady’s “Be Best” initiative at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on March 5, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The town hall is the final …

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein will host a fundraiser for Joe Biden in October

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) (L) participates in a reenacted swearing-in with her husband Richard C. Blum and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden in the Old Senate Chamber at the U.S. Capitol January 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images Sen. Dianne Feinstein and her husband will be …

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Universal basic income may get stage time at the Democrats’ debate

On Thursday night’s Democratic debate stage, at least one candidate might mention the idea of supplying you with free cash simply for being a U.S. citizen. So what gives? The concept of universal basic income — generally a set amount of money that all people receive monthly, no strings attached …

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What happens next with Brexit?

Demonstrators gather outside Houses of Parliament for a protest on 03 September, 2019 in London, England to oppose the prorogation of the U.K. Parliament. NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images With the U.K Parliament now shuttered for five weeks and the recent political turmoil throwing up more questions than answers, …

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North Carolina 9th District special election has implications for 2020

Ninth Congressional district Democratic candidate Dan McCready. Jeff Siner | The Charlotte Observer | AP A U.S. House special election in North Carolina on Tuesday has the potential to serve as an early referendum on the 2020 elections as Democrats seek to upend a stronghold Republicans have held for decades. …

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House Democrats to consider Trump’s USMCA trade deal after recess

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., holds her weekly news conference in the Capitol on Thursday, July 11, 2019. Bill Clark | CQ-Roll Call Group | Getty Images House Democrats will control the fate of one of President Donald Trump’s top priorities as they return to Washington this week. …

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Trump putting military money toward border wall may hurt GOP in 2020

President Donald Trump’s move to divert $3.6 billion from military projects toward funding his border wall has added another obstacle for some of the Senate’s most endangered Republicans. The administration on Wednesday outlined the areas from which it would pull money for the barrier. It will draw the most from …

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Joe Biden goes to Wall Street for fundraisers after climate town hall

2020 Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the Presidential Gun Sense Forum in Des Moines, Iowa, August 10, 2019. Scott Morgan | Reuters Former Vice President Joe Biden is heading back to Wall Street for two fundraisers Thursday, the day after he participates in …

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