Month: June 2019

Social issues a focal point for Delaware legislature

DOVER, Del. (AP) – Delaware’s General Assembly addressed a host of social issues during this year’s legislative session, which ended early Monday. Here is a look at some of the issues lawmakers considered. MONEY MATTERS Lawmakers passed a $4.45 billion…

Sanders hits back at AOC after Ivanka Trump dig

Sarah Sanders, the former White House press secretary, fired back at freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez who called out Ivanka Trump for accompanying her father to the G-20 summit.

Rep. Hunter tells judge corruption case is political bias

SAN DIEGO (AP) – U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter of California is charged with looting his own campaign cash to finance vacations, golf and other personal expenses, then trying to cover it up. The Republican congressman says he’s the target of politically bias…

Democratic 2020 debate requirements could cull number of candidates

MIAMI — The largest presidential field in modern Democratic politics could quickly shrink as more than half of the contenders are in real danger of failing to meet tougher requirements to participate in the fall round of debates. Short on support…

Canceling All College Debt Will Make Us Smarter and Richer

Astra Taylor writes that even though loan cancellation is now at the center of public debate, it’s far from a done deal — we need to continue to fight so that visionary proposals can become actual policy.