The long U.S. economic expansion is pulling more people out of poverty, but household incomes are starting to flatten and more Americans are living without health insurance, according to Census Bureau data released Tuesday. The nation’s official poverty ...

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The 13 Republicans needed to pass gun-control legislation
If President Trump Donald John Trump Supreme Court comes to Trump's aid on immigration Trump is failing on trade policy Trump holds call with Netanyahu to discuss possible US-Israel defense treaty ...   The Hill  
Newsom plans to veto bill that would have blocked Trump’s rollback of endangered species protections
Gov. Gavin Newsom plans to veto a bill passed by California lawmakers that would have allowed the state to impose strict endangered species protections and water pumping restrictions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Newsom’s intentions ...   Los Angeles Times  
Ed Markey supporters urge Joe Kennedy III to stand down on primary bid
If Congressman Joe Kennedy III was looking for support for a potential Senate primary challenge against fellow Democrat Ed Markey, he does not appear to have found it at the Massachusetts Democratic convention Saturday. He did not address the convention ...   CBS News  
Newsom plans to veto bill that would have blocked Trump’s rollback of endangered species protections
Gov. Gavin Newsom plans to veto a bill passed by California lawmakers that would have allowed the state to impose strict endangered species protections and water pumping restrictions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Newsom’s intentions ...   Los Angeles Times  
California Marine filmed violently tackling two brawling students to the ground
The video shows two students at Edison High School in Stockton throwing punches on Wednesday before the Marine, identified as 18-year-old Pfc. Josue Valdez Sarmiento, sprints in and abruptly knocks the grappling duo to the ground. The video was ...   Fox News  
Supreme Court comes to Trump's aid on immigration
The Supreme Court has repeatedly come to President Trump Donald John Trump Biden campaign: Castro 'got the facts wrong' McCabe's counsel presses US attorney on whether grand jury decided not to ...   The Hill  
Young insurgents aren't rushing to Kennedy's side in Markey fight
Young lawmakers who want new blood in the Democratic Party aren’t rushing into the looming generational battle between Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey Edward (Ed) John Markey House votes to block ...   The Hill  
California Senate evacuated after vaccine bill protester throws ‘what appeared to be blood’ onto lawmakers
A woman was arrested Friday on charges including assault after dropping what authorities said “appeared to be blood” on members of the California Senate from her seat in the visitor gallery. The disturbance occurred as lawmakers were wrapping up their ...   Los Angeles Times  
Democratic Rivals Differ on Whether It’s Fair to Attack Biden’s Fitness for Office
HOUSTON—The third Democratic presidential debate left the candidates differing on whether it is fair game to discuss former Vice President Joe Biden’s fitness to be the party’s presidential nominee next year. Mr. Biden has maintained his front-runner ...   Wall Street Journal  
Trump mocks Democratic candidates as they spar at third debate
As the third Democratic debate got underway in Houston Thursday night, President Donald Trump took aim at several of the candidates taking the stage there, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and former Vice President Joe Biden. "I hit Pocahontas way ...   NBC News