Democrats

Impeachment hearings
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 3:04 pm
The impeachment drama continues into this week with more hearings. Meanwhile members of the House Intelligence Committee are debating the implications of what they've already heard—and the different takeaways from Democrats and Republicans are stark.
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Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards celebrates with his wife Donna Edwards as he arrives to address supporters at his election night watch party in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 3:03 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s voters have reelected Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards to a second term, deep in the heart of the conservative South. Saturday’s election outcome shocked Republicans who hoped to reclaim the seat on the strength of President Donald Trump’s popularity. The...
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November 13, 2019 - 3:00 am
The public impeachment hearing involving President Donald Trump will begin Wednesday morning. The inquiry will include three public hearings from three State Department officials. On Wednesday the public will hear from Bill Taylor, a top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, and George Kent, a high-level...
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Tarrah Gibbons
November 06, 2019 - 3:25 pm
After flipping off President Donald Trump, Juli Briskman’s life changed forever. Briskman lost her job after she flipped off Trump’s motorcade back in 2017. Two years later, she was just elected Tuesday to a Virginia county’s board of supervisors. The cyclist who flipped off President Trump's...
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Pelosi Trump
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November 02, 2019 - 4:54 pm
More Americans approve of the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump than disapprove of it, though only about a third say the inquiry should be a top priority for Congress, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
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Jerry Nadler
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November 01, 2019 - 7:58 pm
What’s next in the impeachment inquiry as the process heads into public view? Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler, whose committee would draw up the articles of impeachment, spoke with WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond.
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RADIO.COM
October 23, 2019 - 10:18 am
For a second time in three months, President Donald Trump is headed to Pennsylvania to promote his support for the natural gas industry, making clear that he sees his pro-industry policies as a boost to his chances of winning the battleground state. As some of his leading Democratic opponents are...
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Andrew Cuomo
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October 19, 2019 - 6:46 pm
A huge pile of legislation passed this year by newly empowered New York Democrats is still awaiting the governor's signature, and advocacy groups and lawmakers are clamoring to get their bills turned into law.
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Sanders AOC
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October 19, 2019 - 2:20 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders got a high-profile endorsement from freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez during a campaign rally in Long Island City on Saturday.
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Election Day New York
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October 12, 2019 - 6:41 pm
Some of New York's longtime Democratic representatives are getting ready to ramp up their primary campaigns—their win no longer a guarantee.
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