Stories tagged: presidential candidates
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 8:08 p.m.
A state House committee passes a bill requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns in order to be on Washington ballots next year.
Thu., July 26, 2018, 3 p.m.
Michael Avenatti, who has gained national attention as the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, is scheduled to speak at an Iowa Democratic fundraiser that has been a frequent stop …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Lawmakers in Massachusetts are considering requiring presidential candidates to disclose their personal finances before appearing on the primary ballot.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016
Past assumptions about the health of presidents and candidates often have been shrouded in myth.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016
There was a time, not so long ago, when moderates dominated the GOP. Presidents Dwight Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush sprang from this wing of the …
Sat., March 19, 2016
A “rotating regional primary system” would group states into four regions. Every four years, a different region would kick off the voting.
Tue., March 8, 2016
If the nascent cease-fire collapses, it’s hard to see what Plan B the administration can come up with. The whole Syria mess seems likely to land front and center on …
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016
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Mon., Dec. 14, 2015
Good cheer for everyone but the bigot.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 4:41 p.m.
WASHINGTON – It’s not just going to be about employment, wages, and income inequality. U.S. presidential candidates are also delving into the topic of budget-busting childcare costs to win over …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 8:12 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul, when asked by a college student whether employers ought to be allowed to fire workers because they are gay, said the government should not get …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2012
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell will debate her Republican challenger, state Sen. Mike Baumgartner, at least once this fall. The Cantwell campaign announced last week it has agreed to an Oct. …
Sun., Feb. 19, 2012
With presidential candidates making their quadrennial stops in the Inland Northwest ahead of the caucuses, Republican voters might be wondering how to pick among the four remaining candidates. After all, …