Democratic 2020 candidates court South Carolina’s black voters

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) – Four of the two dozen Democrats vying for the party’s 2020 U.S. presidential nomination will appear at a Black Economic Alliance forum in Charleston, South... Read more »

Beto O’Rourke backs slavery reparations in South Carolina campaign stop

FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke jogs a 2 mile run with members of the LGBTQ community along the Hudson River Greenway in New York City,... Read more »

Trump reverses course, says ‘of course’ he would report foreign interference

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday reversed course over whether he would report foreign interference in a political campaign to U.S. law enforcement, telling Fox News... Read more »

Democrats: Trump comments give green light to foreign election meddling

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic lawmakers accused President Donald Trump on Thursday of giving Russia the green light to interfere in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, while a top Republican... Read more »

Democrats: Trump comments give green light to foreign election meddling

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic lawmakers accused President Donald Trump on Thursday of giving Russia the green light to interfere in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, while a top Republican... Read more »

Trump loses loyalist Sarah Sanders in another White House departure

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, a fierce loyalist of President Donald Trump who channeled his combativeness toward the news media, will leave her job at month’s... Read more »

Taking heat from critics, Bernie Sanders defends democratic socialist views

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, under fire for his democratic socialist views, defended his philosophy on Wednesday as a natural extension of former President Franklin Roosevelt’s... Read more »

Democrat presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke outlines LGBTQ policy proposal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke on Wednesday outlined his proposal to improve gay rights in the United States and to reverse what he called “discriminatory policies”... Read more »

Trump, Biden show distinct styles in potential 2020 preview

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) – More than a year before the 2020 U.S. presidential election, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden went toe-to-toe in Iowa... Read more »

As rivals dig in, Moldova president pushes back against snap election

CHISINAU (Reuters) – Moldovan President Igor Dodon on Tuesday scrapped a decree for a snap parliamentary election that was hastily issued by his rivals through a high court maneuver,... Read more »