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Tennessee governor announces ‘heartbeat’ bill to restrict abortions

Gov. Bill Lee, (R-Tenn.) proposed an “enhanced” heartbeat bill that aims to block women from getting an abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected, which usually occurs about six weeks into a pregnancy, before many women know they’re pregnant.

Williamson boosting Yang in Iowa caucuses, likens his aura to a ‘tuning fork’

With a week and a half to go until the Iowa caucuses, former Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson says she’s supporting Andrew Yang in the contest that kicks off the presidential primary and caucus nominating calendar.

Bernie Sanders surging in New Hampshire: poll

A new poll indicates that Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is surging in New Hampshire with less than three weeks to go until the state holds the first primary in the presidential nominating calendar.

21 state AGs write letter condemning impeachment: House Dems turned Senate into ‘kangaroo court’

Four of the state attorneys general who sent a blistering letter to the Senate rebuking the impeachment of President Donald Trump appeared on “Fox & Friends” on Thursday saying that “it’s tearing at the threads of our democracy.”

State Department considers fighting ‘birth tourism’ with tighter travel restrictions for pregnant women

The State Department is expected to introduce new immigration rules to crack down on “birth tourism” and prevent pregnant women from giving birth in America to facilitate U.S. citizenship for their child. 

Democracy 2020 Digest: New shots fired in Biden-Sanders Social Security feud

There’s no letup in the brawl between Democratic presidential front-runners Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden over the former’s repeated claims that Biden years ago pushed to make cuts in Social Security.

Majority of Democratic voters support single-day national primary

Nearly six in ten Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents questioned in a new Monmouth University survey supported dramatically changing the current system of choosing their party’s presidential nominee

Sanders, Biden battle for lead in new national polls

Two new national surveys released Wednesday point to the race for the Democratic presidential nomination turning into a two-candidate battle between former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont.

Buttigieg’s ‘please clap’ moment? Dem urges Iowa audience to get excited after awkward silence

Former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg had a moment on the campaign trail that’s sparking comparisons to the 2016 election after an awkward silence during an event in Iowa.

Who is John Sullivan? What to know about the new US ambassador to Russia

John Sullivan, the Trump-picked U.S. ambassador to Russia, arrived in Moscow last week at a time of strained relations between the two countries and thinning resources for the State Department, but his former colleagues say he is up to the challenge.

New poll: Biden with slight edge in Iowa with caucuses 2 weeks out

With two weeks to go until the Iowa caucuses, a new poll indicates that former Vice President Joe Biden has a slight edge over his 2020 rivals for the Democratic nomination in the state that kicks off the presidential primary and caucus calendar.

Steve Hilton: The impeachment is a joke and shows the difference between Trump’s results and Democrats’ stunts

President Trump signing a historic trade deal and Nancy Pelosi yucking it up with her impeachment pens represented one of the most stunning political contrasts of all time.

Security measures heightened as thousands head to Richmond for large gun rights rally

Stacks of chain-link fencing, white-covered tents and rows of metal detectors were in place Sunday night around Richmond’s Capitol ahead of Monday’s widely-publicized gun rights rally.  Thousands of people from across the country are expected to attend the demonstration demanding state Democrats drop a push for comprehensive gun control in the commonwealth. 

Pam Bondi calls Democrats’ impeachment case ‘basic trash,’ says Adam Schiff could be called as witness

Former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, who has joined President Trump’s defense team, said Saturday that although House manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., could be called as a witness, they’re ready to move on from a “basic trash” impeachment.