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Marianne Williamson endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Marianne Williamson endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Former Democratic hopeful Marianne Williamson made a surprise appearance at Sen. Bernie Sanders‘ rally Sunday in Austin, Texas, to announce her endorsement of the Democratic front-runner. “Bernie Sanders has taken a stand, and Bernie Sanders has been taking a stand for a very long time. He has been consistent, he has been convicted, he has…MORE

‘Guilty as charged’: Schumer admits to spending over $8,600 on cheesecake

‘Guilty as charged’: Schumer admits to spending over $8,600 on cheesecake

Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Sunday acknowledged a report that he spent more than $8,600 on cheesecake in under 10 years, saying it is his “guilty pleasure.” According to an analysis of FEC filings between 2009 and 2016, the Friends of Schumer PAC gave disbursements in amounts ranging from $46 to $516.45 as “supporter…MORE

Can anyone stop Bernie Sanders?

Can anyone stop Bernie Sanders?

Welcome to 2020! With just 6 days until the South Carolina primary and 9 days until Super Tuesday, the 2020 election is in full swing. Every Sunday, I outline the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign trail. And they’re ranked — so the No. 1 story…MORE

White House expected to ask Congress for coronavirus funds this week

White House expected to ask Congress for coronavirus funds this week

White House officials are expected to ask Congress for emergency funding this week to battle the coronavirus amid growing fears of a larger outbreak in the US, two officials familiar with the forthcoming request said. Government aides worked throughout the weekend on the supplemental request, which is still not final but could be sent to…MORE

Sanders leads Democratic field in new national poll

Sanders leads Democratic field in new national poll

A new national poll finds Sen. Bernie Sanders is well ahead of the field of Democratic presidential candidates as the party’s nominating process nears the fourth contest of this cycle. Sanders, a Vermont independent, stands at 28% among those likely to vote in the Democratic primary, according to a CBS News and YouGov poll released…MORE

Trump is focused on crowd size as he heads to India for state visit

Trump is focused on crowd size as he heads to India for state visit

Here are the stories our panel of top political reporters have on their radar, in this week’s “Inside Politics” forecast. 1. Trump’s Indian adventure President Donald Trump heads to India this week for a state visit — and says he can’t wait to see the crowds Indian Prime Minister Nehendra Modi has promised will be…MORE

Trump again attacks jury forewoman in Stone case

Trump again attacks jury forewoman in Stone case

President Donald Trump attacked the jury forewoman in Roger Stone’s criminal case again on Sunday, repeating claims that she was biased and therefore unfit to participate in his longtime friend’s trial last November. Asked by reporters at the White House about the possibility that he would pardon Stone, who was sentenced last week to 40…MORE