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Sanders, Yang to Skip CNN Town Hall on LGBTQ Issues

Sanders, Yang to Skip CNN Town Hall on LGBTQ Issues

By Sam Cronin | Sep 19
CNN will air a 4-and-a-half hour long town hall on LGBTQ issues, hosted by the Human Rights Coalition on October 10. The event, titled "Power of Our Pride," will not feature Sen. Bernie Sanders or entrepreneur Andrew Yang.

AP Source: Joe Kennedy to Challenge Sen. Markey in Primary

AP Source: Joe Kennedy to Challenge Sen. Markey in Primary

By Steve LeBlanc | Sep 19
Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America's most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in the state's Democratic primary in 2020.

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Arrested After Third Drug OD at His WeHo Residence

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Arrested After Third Drug OD at His WeHo Residence

Sep 18
Big name Democratic donor Ed Buck, 65, was placed under arrest on Sept. 17 following a reported third overdose at his West Hollywood home. Buck now faces multiple drug-related charges.

Biden's Abortion Shift Tests the Politics of His Faith

Biden's Abortion Shift Tests the Politics of His Faith

By Elana Schor | Sep 18
It was one of the first stress tests of Joe Biden's presidential campaign: A sudden reversal of his decades-long support for restricting federal funding of abortions.

Buttigieg Unveils Disaster Relief Plan in Hurricane-Hit City

Buttigieg Unveils Disaster Relief Plan in Hurricane-Hit City

By Meg Kinnard | Sep 18
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg visited a South Carolina city ravaged by hurricanes twice in three years and pledged to improve the government response to disasters.

Trans Actress Angelica Ross to Host 2020 Candidates' LGBTQ Forum

Trans Actress Angelica Ross to Host 2020 Candidates' LGBTQ Forum

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 17
A forum on LGBTQ issues featuring the presidential contenders for next year's elections is set to be hosted by "Pose" star Angelica Ross.

Watch: Openly Gay Tech Company Founder In the Running for Indiana Governor

Watch: Openly Gay Tech Company Founder In the Running for Indiana Governor

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 17
He's openly gay. He's married. And he's making history by running for the governorship of the state that gave us Mike Pence.

At Rally, Warren Decries Trump as 'Corruption in the Flesh'

At Rally, Warren Decries Trump as 'Corruption in the Flesh'

By Steve Peoples and Will Weissert | Sep 17
Facing thousands of cheering supporters in the nation's largest city, Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren decried Trump as "corruption in the flesh" and outlined her plans to root out corruption in the White House, Congress and courts.

Democrats Discussed 'Medicare for All' at Debate, But What About 'Healthy Food for All'?

Democrats Discussed 'Medicare for All' at Debate, But What About 'Healthy Food for All'?

Sep 16
The 10 Democrats who took the debate stage on Sept. 12 discussed many critical issues, from health care and climate change. But one important topic they didn't discuss was access to healthy food.

Biden on Racism: White People 'Can Never Fully Understand'

Biden on Racism: White People 'Can Never Fully Understand'

By Bill Barrow | Sep 16
Visiting a black church bombed by the Ku Klux Klan during the civil rights era, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden framed current racial tensions as part of an enduring struggle that is older than the nation.

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