Category Archives: CNN – Politics

Buttigieg responds to Limbaugh’s homophobic remarks: ‘I love my husband’

Buttigieg responds to Limbaugh’s homophobic remarks: ‘I love my husband’

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg responded Sunday to Rush Limbaugh’s recent homophobic remarks, saying he doesn’t take “lectures on family values” from the conservative radio host and Medal of Freedom recipient. “Well, I love my husband. I’m faithful to my husband. On stage we usually just go for a hug. But I love him very…MORE

Have momentum, will travel: Klobuchar looks to keep surge going in Nevada

Have momentum, will travel: Klobuchar looks to keep surge going in Nevada

When Las Vegas residents Ken and Jayne Hamm watched Amy Klobuchar tout her surprising third place finish in New Hampshire last week, the Minnesota senator wasn’t someone they had seriously considered supporting. But less than a week later, the couple sat patiently as they waited to see Klobuchar in person at a rally in Las…MORE

How New York became the latest target in Trump’s fight with sanctuary cities

How New York became the latest target in Trump’s fight with sanctuary cities

The Trump administration’s ongoing feud with sanctuary cities reached a fever pitch this month as the Department of Homeland Security sparred with New York, historically one of the department’s strongest partners — resulting in a week of hostile exchanges between the President and New York governor that ended in a White House showdown. The clash,…MORE

Bloomberg is spending his way to the top

Bloomberg is spending his way to the top

First things first: The theme song of the week is “Saturday Night Live.” Poll of the week: A new Quinnipiac University poll shows that Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is leading the Democratic primary nationally with 25%. He’s followed by former front-runner and ex-Vice President Joe Biden at 17%, former New York City Mayor Mike…MORE

A struggling Warren spends 30 minutes on the press bus

A struggling Warren spends 30 minutes on the press bus

When Sen. Elizabeth Warren hopped on her press bus in Las Vegas Saturday, the national reporters who had covered her for months were nowhere to be seen. Instead, there were just five network embeds — a sign of how much her political stature has suddenly fallen after a disappointing showing in Iowa and New Hampshire.…MORE

Iowa Democratic Party taps new chairman after caucus breakdown

Iowa Democratic Party taps new chairman after caucus breakdown

The Iowa Democratic Party announced that state Rep. Mark Smith will lead the party after the former chairman resigned earlier this month amid an unprecedented and embarrassing delay in results from the state’s caucuses. Smith, who won the role by a majority vote of the IDP State Central Committee Saturday, said in a statement he…MORE

Klobuchar and Steyer couldn’t name Mexico’s president while campaigning in Nevada

Klobuchar and Steyer couldn’t name Mexico’s president while campaigning in Nevada

2020 Democratic hopefuls Amy Klobuchar and Tom Steyer both couldn’t name the president of Mexico when asked during a Telemundo interview while campaigning in Nevada this week. “I forget,” Steyer said when asked. Klobuchar offered a simple “no” in response. Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg was the only one of the three candidates…MORE

There is no custom code to display.