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Bernie Sanders Wants to Be a Kingmaker in the Race for Congress

Dennis Van TineStarmaxinc.Com/Newscom/Zuma Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. The 2016 election may never end but the 2018 election has already begun in earnest. Although Democrats in Wisconsin won’t hold their primary until August, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders traveled to southeast Wisconsin Saturday to stump for Randy Bryce, the Racine ironworker…

This Democrat Doesn’t Want to Ban Assault Weapons. Republicans Are Attacking Him Anyway.

Keith Srakocic/Associated Press Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Next month’s special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th district, between Republican state Sen. Rick Saccone and Democrat Conor Lamb, will be the first congressional election after last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida. While many Republicans, including President Donald Trump, have been put on…

Mueller’s Indictment of 13 Russians Strikes Fear Into the Trump White House

Andrew Harnik/AP; Dmitri Lovesky/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. On Friday, the ongoing investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller issued an astounding 37-page indictment charging 13 Russians in a broad conspiracy to sabotage America’s 2016 elections. By Saturday, President Donald Trump and White House officials responded by tripling down…

A Major Texas Newspaper Just Told Ted Cruz to Take a Hike

Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. The Dallas Morning News‘ editorial board chose not to endorse Ted Cruz in the upcoming Republican primary, instead telling voters to cast ballots for a 37-year-old Houston energy lawyer. The board cited Cruz’s few legislative wins, infamous unpopularity in Washington, and his…