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Heated U.S. congressional races on pace to break fundraising records

6:26pm EDT

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON This year's U.S. congressional campaign season is on pace to break fundraising records, driven in part by unprecedented hauls by at least five candidates from both major parties, according to a Reuters analysis of campaign finance disclosures.

U.S. business group says Trump China tariffs cost $1.4 billion/month

Oct 11 2018

WASHINGTON A coalition of U.S. business groups fighting President Donald Trump's trade tariffs has launched an advertisement aimed at telling voters ahead of the midterm elections that the measures are costing American businesses and consumers $1.4 billion a month.

US-Wirtschaftslobby - Trumps Zölle kosten monatlich 1,4 Mrd Dollar

Oct 11 2018

Washington Ein Verbund von mehr als 60 US-Branchenverbänden macht mit Blick auf die Kongresswahl im November mobil gegen die Handelspolitik von Präsident Donald Trump.

U.S. business group says Trump China tariffs cost $1.4 bln/month

Oct 11 2018

WASHINGTON, Oct 11 A coalition of U.S. business groups fighting President Donald Trump's trade tariffs has launched an advertisement aimed at telling voters ahead of the midterm elections that the measures are costing American businesses and consumers $1.4 billion a month.

No rest for Nikki Haley? Political future fuels speculation

Oct 09 2018

WASHINGTON U.S Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley exits President Donald Trump's cabinet as the most high-profile female member, potentially putting her back into play as a candidate for a Republican Party struggling with women voters.

No rest for Nikki Haley? Political future fuels speculation

Oct 09 2018

WASHINGTON U.S Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley exits President Donald Trump's cabinet as the most high-profile female member, potentially putting her back into play as a candidate for a Republican Party struggling with women voters.

Liberal groups won't support Democrats backing Kavanaugh

Oct 05 2018

WASHINGTON Two well-financed liberal groups that help elect Democratic candidates will not aid the campaigns of U.S. Senator Joe Manchin or Senate candidate Phil Bredesen because the two support Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.

Bloomberg donating $20 million to Democratic Senate candidates

Oct 02 2018

WASHINGTON Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump, is donating $20 million to help Democratic candidates running for the U.S. Senate, a spokesman said on Tuesday.

In #MeToo era, Ford lauded on left and right as honest and brave

Sep 27 2018

WASHINGTON Christine Blasey Ford began her testimony in front of a Senate committee by saying she was “terrified,” and at times she looked it.

In #MeToo era, Ford lauded on left and right as honest and brave

Sep 27 2018

WASHINGTON Christine Blasey Ford began her testimony in front of a Senate committee by saying she was “terrified,” and at times she looked it.

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