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Democratic debate: candidates set to clash in crucial test before Nevada caucuses – live

US news | The Guardian 8.06pm EST20:06 Six presidential candidates have gathered in Las Vegas for the Democratic debate Good evening, liveblog readers! Tonight, the six presidential candidates are gathered in Las Vegas, Nevada for the ninth Democratic debate of this election cycle. We’ll be bringing you live updates from the debate throughout the night. […]

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Democratic debate: Mike Bloomberg to face rivals for first time in Las Vegas

US news | The Guardian Six Democratic presidential candidates are facing off in Las Vegas on Wednesday for the debate before the high-stakes caucuses in Nevada. Heading to the stage are Senators Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar; the former vice-president Joe Biden; the former South Bend, Indiana, mayor, Pete Buttigieg; and, for the […]

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Asian Caucus members: California’s apology for Japanese American incarceration is ‘long overdue but important’

NBC News Top Stories Asian American lawmakers in California say it may be seven decades later but they’re still applauding an effort to have the state apologize for its role in the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. Members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, or CAPAC, responded to the state’s bill […]

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Democratic debate: candidates set to clash in crucial test before Nevada caucuses – live

The Guardian 8.06pm EST20:06 Six presidential candidates have gathered in Las Vegas for the Democratic debate Good evening, liveblog readers! Tonight, the six presidential candidates are gathered in Las Vegas, Nevada for the ninth Democratic debate of this election cycle. We’ll be bringing you live updates from the debate throughout the night. 6.30pm EST18:30 What […]

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Capitals say newly acquired Brenden Dillon will give them a veteran, physical presence on defense

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Dillon is in the final year of his contract and can become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. He was expected to arrive in Washington Wednesday afternoon and it had not been determined if he will play Thursday at Capital One Arena against the […]

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Metro Blue Line extension into Prince William? Virginia lawmakers want a study.

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Many Northern Virginia leaders have long sought such a study. However, advocates say new Democratic control of the General Assembly and the Prince William Board of County Supervisors shifted support toward transit investments in an area that has long focused on expanding roads. Sen. Scott […]

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Maryland House Democrats want residents to pay sales tax on services

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Luedtke said House Democratic leaders will formally introduce legislation on Thursday that would broaden the sales tax but also cut the rate from 6 percent to 5 percent, lower than neighboring Virginia and Pennsylvania. The tax would not apply to education services, health care or […]