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The 2020 spotlight is about to shift away from President Donald Trump and onto Democrat Joe Biden, at least temporarily.
Despite all the secrecy and speculation, presidential running mates have almost never swayed an election in the modern era.
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As the new academic year arrives, school systems across the United States are struggling to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Joe Biden recently talked with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who traveled to Delaware to meet with Biden as he neared the announcement of his vice presidential choice.
California congresswoman Karen Bass is on the short list of running mates for Democrat Joe Biden.
Rep. James Clyburn says the COVID-19 crisis is “much, much worse” than the 2008 Great Recession.
Vice presidential searches make for perhaps the most popular of Washington parlor games: Veepstakes.
California congresswoman Karen Bass has emerged as a leading contender to be Democrats' vice presidential candidate.
The body of the late Rep. John Lewis has arrived in Washington to lie in state as lawmakers gather to pay tribute to the long-time Georgia lawmaker and icon of the civil ...
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden says he'll be having “personal discussions” with his final choices for running mate.
President Donald Trump insists he’s not losing, but by virtually every objective measure Democrat Joe Biden would defeat the Republican president if the election were tod...
Fourteen hours passed before President Donald Trump took to Twitter to acknowledge the death of civil rights icon congressman John Lewis.
The House has approved a far-reaching policing overhaul from Democrats.
Initially reluctant to focus on race, Sen. Tim Scott is now among the Republican Party’s most prominent voices.
Seattle officers captured on video punching a protester and pressing a knee into another's neck appear to violate policies on using force against suspects.
Protesters are making the demand, “defund the police," as they show their anger at the police custody death of George Floyd and other black Americans killed by police off...
Congressional Democrats are coming out with legislation to overhaul police accountability.
Congressional Democrats, powered by the Congressional Black Caucus, are preparing a sweeping package of police reforms in response the death of George Floyd.
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his former rival Bernie Sanders have announced the members of joint task forces their campaigns will use to hamm...
The Congressional Black Caucus PAC is endorsing Joe Biden’s presidential bid, further cementing his support among the nation’s influential black political leadership.
Democratic lawmakers have introduced legislation to compel federal health officials to post data daily that breaks down COVID-19 cases and deaths by race and ethnicity.
Despite divisive rhetoric, Trump campaign launching black outreach effort