Trump and Republicans narrowly top Joe Biden in April fundraising

World / Politics May 12, 2020

Trump and Republicans narrowly top Joe Biden in April fundraising

U.S. President Donald Trump's re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee said on Monday they jointly raised $61.7 million in April, just beating the month's haul for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his party. A Trump campaign statement said the April sum was ...

Joe Biden bursts from twilight of career onto biggest stage

World / Politics Apr 9, 2020

Joe Biden bursts from twilight of career onto biggest stage

He has been scarred by tragedy and failed presidential runs, stumbles while speaking, and is 77. But that same backstory, coupled with unmatched Washington experience, is exactly what Joe Biden bets will win over Americans tired of his polar opposite — Donald Trump. If Trump ...

Coronavirus puts primaries in chaos as governor closes Ohio polls

World / Politics Mar 17, 2020

Coronavirus puts primaries in chaos as governor closes Ohio polls

The already topsy-turvy Democratic presidential contest is being upended again by the coronavirus, as states weigh whether to delay balloting and prevent in-person voting. Monday evening, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine invoked a health emergency to close the polls in the state's primary Tuesday, after a ...