WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and Senate leaders of both parties announced agreement early Wednesday on unprecedented emergency legislation to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic.
Bernie Sanders could still get a boost later in the night in Idaho, North Dakota or Washington state. But fewer delegates are at stake. Check back here for details later.
President Trump announced the staff reshuffle in a series of Friday night tweets. The move makes Meadows effectively Trump's fourth chief of staff since taking office in 2017.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's path to the nomination had been narrowing since the first round of voting in Iowa, where she placed third.
Mike Bloomberg announced his departure from the race after a disappointing finish on Super Tuesday. He spent more than $500 million of his own fortune on the campaign.
His candidacy once on the brink of collapse, Joe Biden's show of force on Super Tuesday puts him on a collision course with Bernie Sanders that will test who Democrats view as more electable in November.
The three-term senator ended her Democratic presidential campaign on Monday. She said she'd endorse rival Joe Biden in an effort to unify moderate voters.
Democrats held their final debate before the South Carolina presidential primary and the critical Super Tuesday contests that follow three days later. Here are some key takeaways.
Seven Democratic presidential contenders staged their final debate before contests in South Carolina and Super Tuesday. A look at how their claims in Charleston on Tuesday night compare with the facts:
Democrats met on stage in South Carolina for a raucous debate Tuesday night. Here's a look at how those who were following along on social media reacted.
Venture Capitalist Tom Steyer rejoins the field, as the top Democratic candidates debate in Charleston, South Carolina. Follow live updates.
The more candidates that there are, the likelier it is that voters cannot come to a consensus on the best candidate. It's the Condorcet Paradox. Here's what that means.
Heading toward the South Carolina primary, see how Democratic candidates are gaining and losing on Facebook this primary election season.
President Donald Trump celebrated the elimination of a tax that still exists and went deep and wide in distorting what he's done in office.
The 78-year-old Vermont senator Bernie Sanders successfully rallied his fiercely loyal base and tapped into support from Nevada's large Latino community.
Six Democratic presidential hopefuls met on the debate stage in Las Vegas, but it was the newcomer, former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg, who received the most attention, and none of it positive. Here are some key takeaways from the debate.
Six Democratic presidential candidates sparred in a spirited debate in Las Vegas that included for the first time billionaire Mike Bloomberg. A look at how some of their claims on Wednesday stack up with the facts:
Candidate and billionaire Mike Bloomberg faces five Democratic rivals in a debate that could change the direction of the 2020 nomination fight.
There's a new kid in town for the ninth Democratic debate, Mike Bloomberg, the self-funding billionaire presidential candidate. Here are five questions on everyone's minds ahead of the faceoff Wednesday night in Las Vegas.
On the eve of the Nevada presidential caucus, see how Democratic candidates are gaining and losing on Facebook this primary election season.
Nevada Democrats have released a revamped plan for the Feb. 22 caucuses, adding measures intended to avoid a repeat of problems that ensnared Iowa's vote.
Several states require high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate. Which got us to thinking — how difficult would these questions be? In order to become a naturalized citizen, applicants must correctly answer 6 of 10 questions from the list of 100 questions. Here is a sampling of some of those questions. We re-worded them a bit — test yourself!
President Donald Trump misrepresented the legal case of his confidant, Roger Stone, and the release of his proposed budget prompted Democrats to wrongly accuse him of undermining Medicare. A look at the past week's political rhetoric and reality.
Andrew Yang, Michael Bennet and Deval Patrick have ended their campaigns for president. So what happens to the money they have raised, but not yet spent?
Democrats hoped for results that would bring some clarity to a presidential nomination fight that has so far been marred by dysfunction and doubt.
Seems like every politician wants your attention on Facebook. This graphic updated weekly shows who's gaining and losing.
President Trump claimed that nothing was found during the Russia investigation and that Nancy Pelosi ripping up his State of the Union address was illegal. Here's a look at the facts.
Three days before the critical New Hampshire Primary, seven Democratic presidential candidates debated, with many of them fighting to survive in the race to challenge President Donald Trump.
Democratic presidential candidates met Friday night for the final debate before the New Hampshire primary. Here's a look at how some of their claims compare with the facts.
Seven Democratic presidential candidates faced off on the debate stage Friday night in New Hampshire. Here's how those following along on social media reacted.
Seven Democratic presidential candidates will face off in a debate Friday night in New Hampshire. The state's presidential primary takes place just four days later. Here are five questions on everyone's mind before the event.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued a statement Tuesday night following President Trump's State of the Union address. Here's what she had to say.
Read the prepared text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union as controversy flares after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tore up her copy on national TV.
President Donald Trump made claims about American energy supremacy, health care and the economy as well as his predecessor's record during his State of the Union speech Tuesday night.
As President Donald Trump prepares to deliver the State of the Union address on Tuesday, here are some facts and background about the speech.
Pete Buttigieg and Bernie Sanders were ahead with Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden and Amy Klobuchar trailing. The AP isn't calling the race yet because there aren't enough results.
Close to acquittal on impeachment, the president will deliver a State of the Union theme on "The Great American Comeback."
A new mobile app was supposed to help Democratic officials quickly gather information from some 1,700 caucus sites throughout Iowa. Instead, it's being blamed for delays that left the results unknown the morning after the first-in-the nation nominating contest.
Technology problems and reporting "inconsistencies" kept Iowa Democratic Party officials from releasing results from Monday's caucus, the much-hyped kickoff to the 2020 primary.