Category Archives: Inside Politics

Donald Trump Jr. had some fun at the expense of Rep. Eric Swalwell Tuesday morning after the 2020 hopeful admitted he’s “another white guy” running for president. Mr. Swalwell on Monday tweeted a video of himself speaking to Vice News’ Liz Landers about what sets him apart from the two dozen candidates vying for the […]

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Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Joseph R. Biden is planning a fundraising swing through the San Francisco Bay Area, CNBC reported. Mr. Biden’s supporters are looking to organize several fundraisers starting in late June and carrying through the rest of the year, and the tour is expected to hit various locations in […]

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Sen. Cory A. Booker, one of the Democratic presidential hopefuls who swung through the early state of Iowa over the weekend, says he’s the “tortoise” and not the “hare” in the 2020 race. “The numbers that I look at are very different than the numbers that you look at,” the senator from New Jersey said, […]

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Lynne Patton, a regional administrator for the Department of Housing and Urban Development, said last week she does not care if she violated a federal law preventing the politicization of her government position. Ms. Patton shared a meme supporting her boss, HUD Secretary Ben Carson after he was criticized for his testimony in front of the House Financial […]

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Sen. Bernard Sanders on Monday invoked his own opposition to the Iraq War on Monday as he expressed concerns that President Trump is moving toward an armed conflict against Iran. At a presidential campaign stop in Rollinsford, New Hampshire, Mr. Sanders of Vermont said that during his decades in Congress, “the most important vote that […]

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Rep. Seth Moulton, a presidential candidate, on Monday condemned President Trump’s “fundamentally unpatriotic” endorsement of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un’s statement that former Vice President Joseph R. Biden is “a low IQ individual.” “We’ve had some terrible presidents in our history. We’ve had presidents who are immoral, who are backwards, who have terrible policies. We’ve had […]

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Monday criticized the holdup of a disaster relief package while on the presidential campaign trail in Iowa. “We passed a relief (bill), and one man held up the entire process, because he didn’t like the politics,” the Massachusetts Democrat said, according to The Hawk Eye. Ms. Warren made an appearance at […]

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Rep. Gregory Meeks criticized President Trump on Monday for endorsing a statement from North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un that former Vice President Joseph R. Biden is “a low IQ individual,” adding that “Kim is playing the president.” “He played him in the first summit. He played him at the second summit. So Kim realizes that […]

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The family of Sen. John McCain rebuked a Democratic presidential-primary hopeful Monday for trying to use the late senator’s name as a political cudgel against President Trump. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota told a Democratic town-hall meeting over the weekend that she heard McCain recite the names of foreign dictators during Mr. Trump’s 2017 presidential […]

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Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden has become the center of gravity in the Democratic presidential race since he announced his 2020 bid last month, fundamentally altering the contours of the primary and leaving other candidates to navigate the dust cloud in his wake. His rallies and speeches earn presidential-level coverage on cable, and President […]

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