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Jun 18 2019
President Trump launches his 2020 re-election campaign in Florida today. Will a strong US economy outweigh any voter concerns about his unorthodox style and polarizing policies?New York Times (News) Reuters CBN
Sep 30 2019
Former vice president Joe Biden's 2020 presidential campaign has asked major television networks to refrain from booking President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, as a guest, accusing him of knowingly lying for the president's benefit Trump in order to promote his own narrative. Giuliani took to Twitter to accuse Biden of using his influence and past positions to unfairlyCNN (Online News) Bloomberg Fox News (Online News)
Jul 18 2019
President Donald Trump used his campaign rally in North Carolina on Wednesday to continue his attacks on the four minority progressive Democratic congresswomen known as 'the Squad.' Democrats on Capitol Hill have condemned Trump for recent remarks, but have rejected a move to bring articles of impeachment against him.
Many left-leaning media voices focused on criticizing Trump'sWashington Times The Hill CNN (Online News)
Jun 21 2019
Roy Moore, former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Alabama, announced his candidacy for Senate, on Thursday. Moore was infamously accused of sexual misconduct during his 2017 run for Senate. He ran to replace the seat left vacant by Jeff Sessions, who went on to become the Attorney General of the United States. Moore, a republican, lost to democrat Doug Jones, the first democrat to win anNational Review Politico FiveThirtyEight
May 19 2018
Reports emerged this week that a secret FBI informant met with advisers to President Trump's campaign during the 2016 presidential election. President Trump responded to reports via Twitter on Friday, saying that if true, it was the "all time biggest political scandal!"New York Times (News) The Hill Townhall
Sep 07 2022
As the midterm elections draw near, President Joe Biden has delivered campaign-style speeches that misstated statistics on the COVID-19 pandemic, may leave the wrong impression that police officers were killed during the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol, and overstated the impact of the Affordable Care Act.
The remarks were made in the battleground state of Pennsylvania and atFactCheck.org
Aug 03 2020
By undermining competitive elections, campaign finance laws undermine democracy. Campaign finance ‘‘reform’’ distracts us from the real issue, the ultimate source of potential corruption—ubiquitous government. Government today fosters corruption because it exercises vast powers over virtually every aspect of life. Is it any wonder that special interests—indeed, every interest but the general—Cato Institute
May 22 2020
“Joe Biden and the last rival he bested to become the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Bernie Sanders, [last] Wednesday announced the members of joint task forces their campaigns will use to promote party unity by hammering out consensus on six top policy issues. They include New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who will provide input on combating climate change and potentiallyThe Flip Side
Oct 27 2019
Inevitably, he arrives late, by SUV or van. The former vice-president is thin and, yes, he’s old. He dresses neatly and always in blue. Staff envelop him. There’s the body man, the advance man, the videographer, the photographer, the digital director, the traveling chief of staff, the traveling press secretary, the local press secretary, the adviser, the other adviser, the adviser’s adviser,New York Magazine
May 18 2022
“The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal campaign-finance law that limits how and when candidates can repay loans that they make to their own campaigns… [The case] involved Section 304 of the Bipartisan Campaign Finance Reform Act, which allows candidates to use up to $250,000 in post-election contributions – but no more – to repay loans that they made to their campaign before theThe Flip Side