Democrats

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., campaigns in Eau Clare, Wis., on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP)
August 02, 2019 - 9:12 am
Senator Amy Klobuchar's presidential campaign announcing Friday morning that she has qualified for the September and October Democratic presidential debates. While previously meeting the polling threshold to appear, campaign officials now say they surpassed fundraising threshold as well. Klobuchar...
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July 22, 2019 - 7:44 am
US Senator Amy Klobuchar has picked up enough financial support to be included in Democratic presidential debates scheduled for the fall. Klobuchar made her announcement on Twitter GREAT news: Today we met the POLLING threshold for the fall debates! We’ve also made the state thresholds! So thankful...
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July 12, 2019 - 10:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies are inflicting lifetime damage on children separated from their families and worsening conditions at overcrowded and unsanitary detention facilities at the border, a Democratic House chairman said Friday as his panel held a...
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May 18, 2019 - 7:27 am
At the state capitol, budget talks continue "I wish I could tell you a lot, but we're not quite there," said Senate Republican leader Paul Gazelka, one of the few lawmakers publicly holding out hope that a budget agreement can be reached before Monday's adjournment. There's a full schedule of...
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March 02, 2019 - 7:51 am
Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar is blasting a poster that was seen in West Virginia's state house likening her to 9-11 terrorists. The poster, which had a head shot of Omar below a picture of the bombing of New York's World Trade Center in 2001, was displayed in the routunda of the building in...
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October 25, 2018 - 6:22 am
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, ERIC TUCKER and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Pipe bombs packed with shards of glass were intercepted en route to several prominent Democrats, including former President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, in an unnerving wave that deepened political tensions and...
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