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A sign directs voters towards a polling place in Madison, Wisconsin
Voters in Wisconsin will have to choose between voting in the primary and staying home amid pandemic
Ken Bredemeier
Mon, 04/06/2020 - 17:24
President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Sunday, April 5, 2020, in Washington…
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The coming weeks will test Trump’s leadership under the crushing weight of twin public health and economic crises
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Mon, 04/06/2020 - 10:11
Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee says he will no longer seeks the presidential nomination while speaking at the Democratic National Committee 22nd Annual Women's Leadership Forum National Issues Conference in Washington, Oct. 23, 2015.
Chafee said in a Facebook post Sunday that he looks 'forward to helping other Libertarians seeking office'
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 19:59
Jill Mickelson helps a drive up voter outside the Frank P. Zeidler Municipal Building Monday March 30, 2020, in Milwaukee.
Wisconsin set to vote Tuesday in Democratic presidential primary and some city elections
Ken Bredemeier
Sun, 04/05/2020 - 16:33
U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 3…
Some of his recent executive orders and policy proposals are closely tied to his plan to help stem the virus and soothe Americans reeling from the wreckage of the catastrophe. In other ways, Trump has used the moment to push initiatives that would face far more scrutiny in normal times
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 14:44
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the 11th Democratic candidates debate…
Likely Democratic presidential nominee: ‘It’s about urgency and I don’t think there’s been enough of it’  
Ken Bredemeier
Sun, 04/05/2020 - 11:52
President Donald Trump speaks during a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Saturday, April 4, 2020, in…
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Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson informed Congress about the whistleblower complaint that led to Trump’s impeachment
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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 03:14
FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2019, file photo, Michael Atkinson, the inspector general of the intelligence community, arrives at the…
Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson informed Congress about the whistleblower complaint that led to Trump’s impeachment
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Sat, 04/04/2020 - 00:44
FILE - Mail-in ballots for the 2016 U.S. general election are seen at the Salt Lake County Government Center, in Salt Lake City, Utah, Nov. 1, 2016.
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COVID-19 could reshape the way Americans practice democracy
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Sat, 04/04/2020 - 06:22
FILE - Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson departs after testifying at a House Intelligence Committee closed-door hearing on a whistleblower complaint about President Donald Trump's dealings with Ukraine, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 4, 2019.
Trump informed Senate intelligence committee Friday of his decision to fire Michael Atkinson
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Fri, 04/03/2020 - 23:06
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the 11th Democratic candidates debate…
After a slow start, the former vice president ramps up his digital presence
Katherine Gypson
Fri, 04/03/2020 - 19:54
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Communications and Technology Subcommittee hearing on…
On March 25, Trump’s campaign sent letters to broadcasters in Florida, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin demanding they stop airing an ad critical of Trump’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak and suggested continued airings 'could put [the] station’s license in jeopardy'
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 22:11
In this Friday, March 27, 2020 photo provided by Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, makeshift hospital rooms stretch out along…
Coronavirus moves congressional campaigns online 
Katherine Gypson
Thu, 04/02/2020 - 17:18
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. accompanied by legislators, signs the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security bill.
House speaker also wants infrastructure spending, says US administration 'more inclined to be supportive' of that than Senate Republican leaders
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 14:36
Democratic presidential hopefuls former US vice president Joe Biden (L) and Senator Bernie Sanders greet each other with a safe…
Uncertainty over coronavirus pushes presidential nominating event from July to August 
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 13:04