Sanders says rival Warren is ‘capitalist through her bones’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says 2020 rival Elizabeth Warren is “a capitalist through her bones” while adding: “I’m not.” Sanders made the comment in an interview for ABC’s “This Week,” highlighting a difference with Warren, who has been rising steadily in the polls, and now shares the leading position with former […]

Warren apologizes for heritage claim, woos Native Americans

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren offered a public apology Monday to Native Americans over her past claim to tribal heritage, directly tackling an area that’s proved to be a big political liability. “Like anyone who has been honest with themselves, I know I have made mistakes,” the Massachusetts senator said […]

BREAKING NEWS! Precinct 5 Montgomery County Constable Jones arrests Uber driver Elizabeth Warren (“Not Pocahontas”) for DWI!!!

BREAKING NEWS! Magnolia, June 13 – On June 12, 2019, Deputies with the Montgomery County Precinct 5 Constables Department made a traffic stop on an Uber driver after she picked up passengers at a bar. Deputies stopped a 2012 Volkswagen, after the driver was seen drifting out of her lane multiple times and was speeding. […]

Warren says tech giants have ‘too much power,’ need breakup

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Friday rolled out a proposal to break up the biggest U.S. technology companies, saying they have too much control over the economy and Americans’ lives. In her pitch to rein in the influence of tech giants, the Massachusetts senator envisions legislation targeting companies with annual […]

Democrats speeding up their 2020 campaign launches

NEW YORK (AP) — Democrats are hitting fast forward. The first major presidential campaign announcements could come before year’s end. The Democratic National Committee plans to announce a debate framework by then featuring 15 to 20 candidates. The first primary debate could happen as early as May, a full three months before the premiere debate […]

Warren took DNA test to help rebuild “trust in government”

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she changed her mind and took a DNA test proving her heritage because Americans’ trust in government is “at an all-time low” and she wanted to rebuild it by being transparent. The incumbent Massachusetts senator spoke Sunday at her second debate against Republican state Rep. […]

Senate nears confirmation of Trump’s pick to head Treasury 

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to confirm President Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary despite complaints by Democrats that Steven Mnuchin failed to protect thousands of homeowners from unnecessary foreclosures when he headed OneWest Bank. Votes on Trump’s Cabinet picks have exposed deep partisan divisions in the Republican-controlled Senate, […]