Month: May 2019

Back home, Democrats hear a lot, or not much, on impeachment

YORKTOWN, Va. (AP) – In suburban Philadelphia, it took a little over eight minutes into the question-and-answer session at freshman Rep. Madeleine Dean’s town hall for someone to ask about impeachment. The topic was broached in Southern California, as …

Democratic presidential hopefuls to woo California activists

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Democratic presidential hopefuls have descended on California for a weekend gathering of thousands of party activists. Fourteen candidates including home state Sen. Kamala Harris and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are set to speak at …

How Trump’s Mexico threat imperils his own economic agenda

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump’s vow to impose new tariffs on Mexican imports risks sabotaging not just his drive to forge more favorable trade deals but also a U.S. economy that he says has strengthened under his watch. Trump’s announcement …

‘The Five’ talk Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s cringeworthy interview

The co-hosts of “The Five” gritted their teeth and cringed uncomfortably Friday afternoon while  watching Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren address her alleged Native American ancestry on “The Breakfast Club” radio show.