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Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s comeback strategy to outperform polls in early voting states

adamkaz/iStock(WASHINGTON) —  Following the first week of splitting her time between the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump and her Democratic presidential campaign, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said that her strategy is to continue with “creative approaches,” such as short bursts of travel to the early primary states and “tele-town halls” from Washington.”The comeback…read more »

Parnas releases extended audio from 2018 dinner with Trump

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead(WASHINGTON) —  Lev Parnas, a former associate of President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, has released an hour-long, mostly audio tape of a private dinner attended by President Donald Trump and Donald Trump Jr.Parnas, currently under federal indictment by prosecutors in New York, released the tape from the…read more »

Sen. James Lankford won’t say if he thinks it’s OK for Trump to solicit foreign interference

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)(WASHINGTON) —  Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., dodged when ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos asked if the senator agreed with the argument from the president’s lawyers that the president did nothing wrong.”You heard Pat Cipollone at the opening yesterday of his argument say the president did absolutely nothing wrong,”…read more »

Councilwoman reconciles with anonymous caller who left threatening voicemail

iStock(NEW YORK) — A newly-elected Massachusetts city councilwoman who publicized an intimidating anonymous voicemail, was confronted by the caller, again. This time the conversation was less about hate and more about “reconciliation.”Earlier this week, Councilwoman Julia Mejia posted a five-minute video on YouTube where she used a man’s hateful voicemail to send a message to…read more »

Trump impeachment trial live updates: Democrats make case for ‘obstruction of Congress’

uschools/iStock(WASHINGTON) — House managers, who continue to argue the Senate should subpoena additional witnesses and documents from an uncooperative White House, on Friday will detail President Donald Trump’s resistance in making their case for the second article of impeachment — “obstruction of Congress” — in their final day of arguments when his trial resumes at…read more »

Elizabeth Warren campaign lays out strategy for primaries and beyond

ABC (NEW YORK) — The campaign manager for 2020 hopeful Elizabeth Warren, Roger Lau, outlined the campaign’s goals to secure nearly 2,000 delegates and win the nomination — as well as take back the Senate, expand the majority in the House and flip state legislatures across the country — in a memo to supporters Friday…read more »