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Clinton Hands Out Big Endorsement to Warren

Hillary Clinton made a big endorsement of Senator Elizabeth Warren’s work to tamp down on the irresponsible risks being taken on Wall Street in an article in Time magazine on Thursday. Clinton wrote that Warren never hesitates to attempt to maintain control over even the most powerful people from bankers, to lobbyists, to senior officials […]

Marco Rubio Loses Clout with Hispanics But Enters 2016 Race

Marco Rubio the U.S. Senator from Florida who announced  he would run for president, will hit the campaign trail with his onetime strong hold on Hispanic voters slipping away, say political observers. It is an important demographic for Rubio and Jeb Bush a fellow Floridian will be fighting for in the GOP primaries. Winning the […]

President Obama Says Talks Were Fruitful and Candid with Raul Castro

United States President Barack Obama arrived back in the U.S. late Saturday just a few hours after having a face to face historic meeting with Raul Castro the President of Cuba and a first meeting ever with Nicolas Maduro the President of Venezuela. The historic meetings took place in Panama during the Summit of the […]

Hillary Clinton Expected to Announce Presidential Bid on Sunday

On Sunday, via a social media video message, Hillary Clinton is expected to launch here candidacy for the Democratic Presidential nomination, said a person close to the situation. She will then travel to states that are early voting such as Iowa and New Hampshire with the intention of making her case to the voter. The […]

Rand Paul Running for President

Senator Rand Paul from Kentucky has officially declared his candidacy for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. He promised on Tuesday in front of a huge crowd of supporters that he was ready to give Washington a shake up and disprove even his own party members that a strong libertarian conservative can become a strong contender. […]

Most Voters in Swing States Support Legalizing Marijuana

The majority of voters across three important swing states support marijuana legalization, according to a Quinnipiac poll. However, it is not as if they would be smoking it, the poll showed, Just for the use by other people. The survey, which was conducted from March 17 to March 28 shows that 55% of Florida voters, […]

Report: Clinton Renting Space in Brooklyn for Campaign

Hillary Clinton has reportedly leased two floors of a Brooklyn office building called 1 Pierrepont Plaza for what will be the headquarters for her presidential campaign according to a person who is familiar with the reported deal. The reported agreement puts Clinton’s political hub at the edge of Brooklyn Heights and the civic center, only […]

Senator Menendez of New Jersey Indicted on Charges of Corruption

New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez, who is the son of Cuban immigrants, has become one of Congresses highest ranking Hispanics, was charged on Wednesday for accepting close to $1 million in gifts and contributions to his campaign from a friend of many years in exchange for a number of political favors. Menendez said he would […]

Prospective Candidates for the White House Spar over Law in Indiana

The controversy over the religious freedom law in Indiana has opened a predictable divide amongst the presidential race of 2016, as Republicans come to its defense while Democrats condemn it as discriminatory legislation against lesbians and gays. Former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush, who is looked at with suspicion by a number of social conservatives […]

Martin O’Malley Says U.S. Needs New Perspectives

Former governor of Maryland Martin O’Malley, who is a potential presidential candidate from the Democratic Party, said on Sunday that the country needed fresh perspectives in order to confront its problems. He criticized the prospect of the Bush and Clinton families once again seeking residence in the White House. The United States presidency is not […]