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Democrat Warren wants $7 billion fund to give grants to minority entrepreneurs

Jun 14 2019

WASHINGTON Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren is proposing creating a $7 billion fund to provide grants to help more minorities start their own business, she announced on Friday.

As Democratic voters warm to free trade, White House candidates struggle for positions

Jun 13 2019

LANSING, Mich. Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren is churning out reams of policy proposals on everything from daycare to manufacturing. But despite her piles of written plans, she has yet to tackle trade.

Starbucks' Howard Schultz pauses presidential campaign efforts after back surgeries

Jun 12 2019

WASHINGTON Howard Schultz, the former CEO of Starbucks who began building an independent campaign for president earlier this year, announced on Wednesday that he was pausing his bid after undergoing three back surgeries this spring.

Democrat presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke outlines LGBTQ policy proposal

Jun 12 2019

WASHINGTON 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" under President Donald Trump.

Democrat presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke outlines LGBTQ policy proposal

Jun 12 2019

WASHINGTON, June 12 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" under President Donald Trump.

Comedian Jon Stewart assails Congress for ignoring 9/11 first responders fund

Jun 11 2019

WASHINGTON Jon Stewart, the popular former host of the late-night comedy program The Daily Show, criticized members of Congress for not attending a hearing on Tuesday on renewing funding for a program that provides health care to first responders who were sickened responding to the Sept. 11 attacks. | Video

Warren criticizes Trump's 'dart throwing' Mexico tariff decision

Jun 05 2019

ELKHART, Ind. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on Mexico as "random dart throwing" that lacks a coherent strategy.

Biden, Sanders lead Trump in battleground state Michigan poll

Jun 05 2019

KALAMAZOO, Mich. In an early sign of the potential weakness of U.S. President Donald Trump's path to reelection, two Democratic presidential primary frontrunners are outshining the incumbent Republican in a poll of Michigan voters released on Wednesday.

Democratic hopeful Warren proposes $2 trillion 'green manufacturing' plan

Jun 04 2019

DETROIT Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren proposed on Tuesday spending $2 trillion on a new "green manufacturing" program to address climate change that would invest in research and exporting American clean energy technology.

Democratic hopeful Warren proposes $2 trillion 'green manufacturing' plan

Jun 04 2019

WASHINGTON, June 4 Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren proposed on Tuesday spending $2 trillion on a new "green manufacturing" program that would invest in research and exporting American clean energy technology.

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