AMHERST, N.H. (AP) — Some Democratic contenders for president aren't saying whether they would re-open investigations into President Donald Trump if they were to oust him from the White House in...
MINDEN, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker's visit to rural Nevada (all times local):
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker says it's too soon to talk about...
MINDEN, Nev. (AP) — New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker became the first Democrat running for president in 2020 to campaign in rural Nevada on Friday, saying rural communities have a lot in common with...
Man charged with threatening Congress members over phone
TAMARAC, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man unleashed threatening rants over the phone against three Democratic members of Congress, as he raged against gun control, illegal immigration, homosexuals, black...
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker is announcing backing from a slate of black elected officials in the crucial early voting state of South...
Booker in Wisconsin Tuesday
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Sen. Cory Booker will be the fifth Democratic presidential contender to campaign in Wisconsin in advance of the 2020 election.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris and Cory Booker have each missed more than one-fifth of the Senate's votes so far this year as they campaign for president, according to an Associated Press...
Cory Booker talks new tax credit plan during Iowa visit
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker on Monday proposed a significant expansion of the earned income tax credit that he said would lower the annual tax bill for...
Booker returns to Newark to recharge his 2020 campaign
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Mired in the 2020 pack, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker returned on Saturday to the city where he earned his political chops, hoping for a surge as he undertakes...
Democrats want feds to target the ‘black box’ of AI bias
Congress is starting to show interest in prying open the "black box" of tech companies' artificial intelligence with oversight that parallels how the federal government checks under car hoods and...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar says she raised $5.2 million in seven weeks after announcing her 2020 bid.
Cory Booker's early fundraising numbers are well behind those posted by other major Democratic candidates in the race to challenge President Donald Trump.
The Latest on the Democratic race for president (all times EDT):
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker says he raised over $5 million in the two months since he launched his presidential campaign, and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — How many ways can you measure the first quarter of the year? For Democratic presidential candidates, it's 300-plus events, 26 states and hundreds of voter questions.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Cory Booker will launch a two-week national tour next month from his presidential campaign's base in Newark, New Jersey. It's an effort by Booker to break out from the...
2020 Democrats wade into special South Carolina election
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Presidential primary voting is nearly a year away, but several Democrats seeking their party's nomination waded into a special Senate election in South Carolina, a state that...
Sen. Kamala Harris to headline Detroit NAACP fundraiser
DETROIT (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful and California Sen. Kamala Harris will highlight a fundraiser for the Detroit NAACP branch.
The civil rights organization says Harris will give...
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Booker to deliver commencement speech in New Hampshire
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will be one of four commencement speakers at Southern New Hampshire University's graduation ceremonies in May.
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker is set to give the commencement address at a historically black university in the critical early primary state of South...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker has netted the first endorsement from a sitting lawmaker in the crucial early-voting state of South Carolina.
ATLANTA (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is set to speak Sunday at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, where Martin Luther King Jr. once occupied the...
The Latest: Booker says he would reverse transgender ban
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic race for president (all times local):
Democratic White House hopeful Cory Booker said Sunday night he would reverse...
2020 Democrats aim to make inroads in rural America
DENMARK, S.C. (AP) — Deanna Miller Berry doesn't often see presidential candidates. So when New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker recently came to Bamberg County, South Carolina, she was primed to unload...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A growing list of Democratic presidential contenders want the U.S. government to legalize marijuana, reflecting a nationwide shift as more Americans look favorably on...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Democratic presidential hopeful is planning a televised forum from Mississippi.
Jackson State University says U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts will...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders is raising the stakes of the "Medicare for All" debate by expanding his proposal to include long-term care, a move that is forcing other Democratic...
Democratic presidential hopefuls honor Selma march
SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Thunder rolling above Brown Chapel AME Church, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker warned Sunday of a looming threat to American democracy and called for protecting...
Presidential candidate Cory Booker on Saturday urged fellow Democrats not to be distracted by vitriol directed at the party's candidates by the man whom they seek to replace.
The Latest on the 2020 presidential candidates campaigning throughout the country this weekend: (all times EST):
Presidential hopeful Cory Booker is urging fellow Democrats not...
The Latest on the 2020 presidential campaign (all times EST):
Democrat Sherrod Brown hasn't decided yet whether he'll run for president in 2020, but the Ohio Democrat is...
Kentwood man admits threatening call to Sen. Booker
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man has pleaded guilty to making a threatening phone call last October to presidential hopeful Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey.
Booker preaches positivity, touts local ties in Las Vegas
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Democratic Sen. Cory Booker highlighted his family's ties to Las Vegas while delivering a Sunday sermon casting his presidential campaign as a movement to bridge...
2020 Democratic hopeful Klobuchar backs legalizing marijuana
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Add Amy Klobuchar to the list of 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls who support legalizing marijuana.
Klobuchar said in a statement Friday that she supports...
Booker to bring presidential campaign to Nevada on Sunday
LAS VEGAS (AP) — New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will make his first trip to Nevada on Sunday as a Democratic presidential candidate.
Booker's campaign announced Thursday that he's planning to...
New Jersey Democrats support Booker’s 2020 campaign
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Democrats are lining up behind Sen. Cory Booker's 2020 presidential campaign.
Booker's campaign said in a statement Thursday that the Democratic lawmaker has...
Ready to fight: Cory Booker shows his tough side to voters
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Nearing the end of a lively town hall with hundreds of voters packed into an art gallery, Cory Booker surveyed the crowd and reassured them that his sunny, unity-first...
Booker holds back on questions about ‘Empire’ actor attack
Democratic presidential candidates spent Sunday courting voters in states with influential early roles in the 2020 primary, their busy pace of holiday weekend campaigning demonstrating that the contest to challenge President Donald Trump is fully underway.
Dem presidential candidates introducing themselves to voters
Five Democratic senators vying for their party's nomination to challenge President Donald Trump in 2020 fanned out across the country Saturday to campaign and meet voters.
Sen. Booker makes first visit to New Hampshire
The Latest: Calif. Gov. Newsom endorses Harris for president
The Latest on Democratic presidential candidates on the campaign trail(all times local):
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is endorsing Sen. Kamala Harris for president in 2020.
The Democrat said in an MSNBC interview Friday: "I think the American people could not do better" than Harris. He added later in a tweet: "Kamala Harris is a fearless fighter. A voice for the voiceless and vulnerable."
Senate brings back anti-lynching bill, sending it to House
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has unanimously passed legislation that designates lynching as a federal crime.
Booker says having ‘run something’ distinguishes him in pack
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker says having been a big city mayor distinguishes him from his rivals for the 2020 Democratic nomination.
Asked during a campaign stop in Marshalltown, Iowa, what separates him from fellow Sens. Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren, he said it's that he's "run something."
Booker urges activists, leaders to heed social justice call
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — On his first trip to Iowa as a presidential candidate, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker urged Democratic activists and black leaders on Friday to heed his call for social justice and apply it to the fight for universal health care coverage and a fair criminal justice system.
Booker takes 2020 campaign to Iowa
The Latest: Booker stresses social justice in Iowa stop
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on Sen. Cory Booker's first presidential campaign visit to Iowa (all times local):
New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker is stressing a theme of social justice on the first visit of his presidential campaign to Iowa.
Booker's first stop Friday was to a crowded church basement in Mason City, where he said denying health-care coverage was like denying civil rights.
Florida Trump supporter charged in chilling mail-bomb plot
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities on Friday captured a Florida man with a criminal history and a fervor for President Donald Trump and accused him of sending at least 13 mail bombs to prominent Democrats, capping a nationwide search in a case that spread fear of election-season violence with little precedent in the U.S.
The Latest: Florida man accused of sending mail bombs
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on pipe bombs sent to prominent critics of President Donald Trump (all times local):
Federal authorities have captured a Florida man with a criminal history and a fervor for President Donald Trump and accused him of sending at least 13 mail bombs to prominent Democrats.
Potential 2020 Democrats seize on Kavanaugh Senate hearings
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spoiling for a fight, a trio of Democratic senators weighing 2020 presidential campaigns seized upon the opening moments of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's Senate confirmation hearings Tuesday in a show of force aimed at countering President Donald Trump.