Politics

Democrat Booker unveils plan for Americans to age at home

Democrat Booker unveils plan for Americans to age at home

Published 15/07/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker was set to unveil a plan on Monday to greatly increase funding for elderly Americans needing [more…]

Trump may face more court battles over giving citizenship data to…

Trump may face more court battles over giving citizenship data to…

Published 15/07/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s order that all federal agencies provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department could open a new legal front over [more…]

Biden healthcare plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich

Biden healthcare plan would curb drug prices, raise taxes on rich

Published 15/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner in the Democratic presidential race, unveiled a healthcare plan on Monday estimated to cost [more…]

Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Ross: NBC

Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Ross: NBC

Published 15/07/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has told aides and allies that he is considering removing Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after a Supreme Court defeat [more…]

Trump tells Democratic congresswomen to ‘go back’ to ‘fix’…

Trump tells Democratic congresswomen to ‘go back’ to ‘fix’…

Published 15/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday told a group of mostly American-born Democratic congresswomen to “go back and help fix the totally [more…]

2020 Democratic hopefuls: party needs to embrace progressive…

2020 Democratic hopefuls: party needs to embrace progressive…

Published 14/07/2019

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren told a room full of liberal activists on Saturday that the party needs to fully embrace polices [more…]

Top Puerto Rico officials resign in group chat scandal that…

Top Puerto Rico officials resign in group chat scandal that…

Published 14/07/2019

(This story has been corrected to fix a typo in final paragraph.) By Luis Valentin Ortiz SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Two of Puerto Rico’s top [more…]

Struggling in White House bid, Democrat Gillibrand seeks bump in…

Struggling in White House bid, Democrat Gillibrand seeks bump in…

Published 14/07/2019

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand rolled through Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan last week on a bus emblazoned with “He broke it, we’ll [more…]

Pelosi sets spending demands for two-year budget deal

Pelosi sets spending demands for two-year budget deal

Published 14/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Saturday that a two-year budget agreement with the Trump administration must include equal increases in [more…]

U.S. lawmakers will delay Mueller testimony by a week

U.S. lawmakers will delay Mueller testimony by a week

Published 13/07/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two U.S. House committees will delay former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s planned July 17 testimony for one week to allow lawmakers to [more…]