Jessica Taylor

Jessica Taylor appears in the following:

'Star Spangled Scandal': How An 1859 Sensationalized Crime Set A Modern Day Precedent

Thursday, July 04, 2019

Author Chris DeRose's examination of "sex, murder and the trial that changed America" shows that glorification of true crime and parstisan rancor is nothing new to American politics.

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Biden Defends Civil Rights Record After Harris Blasted Him Over Segregation, Busing

Friday, June 28, 2019

At the Rainbow PUSH Coalition conference in Chicago, the former vice president said he "never opposed voluntary busing" — though he did oppose mandatory busing policy.

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Recap: Night 2 Of The Democratic Primary Debate In 100 Words (And 7 Videos)

Friday, June 28, 2019

Here's what you need to know about the second half of the first debate of the 2020 election cycle, including Sen. Kamala Harris' exchange with former Vice President Joe Biden.

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The First Democratic Primary Debate In 100 Words (And 7 Video Clips)

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Just catching up? Here is what you need to know about the first night of the Democratic debate in Miami.

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Trump Denies New Sexual Assault Allegation By Advice Columnist E. Jean Carroll

Friday, June 21, 2019

Trump says Carroll's allegations, published in New York magazine, are an attempt to sell copies of her new book. Carroll says Trump attacked her in a New York City department store in the mid-1990s.

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Trump Says Alabama's Roy Moore Can't Win, But Moore Is Running Again Anyway

Thursday, June 20, 2019

During a 2017 Senate race, multiple women accused the former Alabama chief justice of sexual misconduct when they were teens. Democrat Doug Jones won, so President Trump urged Moore not to run again.

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Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The president told supporters that Democrats want to "destroy" the country, turning up the heat on opponents in a speech that mostly picked up where the 2016 campaign left off.

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Trump Set To Officially Launch Reelection Bid, But Hasn't He Been Running All Along?

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

President Trump filed official paperwork to run for a second term on Inauguration Day. Since then, he's held dozens of rallies, but his campaign says Tuesday's event in Florida will be "historic."

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Trump: If Offered Dirt By Foreign Government On 2020 Rival, 'I Think I'd Take It'

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

President Trump dismissed such outreach as "oppo research" and contradicted his own FBI director, saying he would "maybe" notify the bureau — "if I thought there was something wrong."

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New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio Enters 2020 Democratic Presidential Race

Thursday, May 16, 2019

De Blasio is the 23rd Democratic candidate, and not the only mayor. He won current office from the back of a big primary pack, something he is mindful of as even allies have warned against a 2020 bid.

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Another Rule Trump Could Break: Primary Challengers Doom Incumbent Presidents

Thursday, May 16, 2019

The last three sitting presidents to lose reelection — George H.W. Bush, Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford — all faced strong opponents within their parties. But Trump has strengths they did not.

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Trump Jr. Strikes Deal With Senate Intelligence Committee For Additional Testimony

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The mid-June interview will be limited in time, although no topics are off limits and it is expected to focus heavily on the proposed Trump Tower Russia project and a 2016 meeting, a source tells NPR.

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Ocasio-Cortez Decries Biden 'Middle-Of-The-Road Approach' On Climate Change

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

"I will be damned if the same politicians who refused to act then are going to try to come back today and say we need to find a middle-of-the-road approach to save our lives," the congresswoman said.

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Montana Gov. Steve Bullock Announces 2020 Presidential Run

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

With a focus on campaign finance, the Democrat who was twice elected governor in a state President Trump won by more than 20 points joins a primary field that is approaching two dozen candidates.

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Senate Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoena For Donald Trump Jr. To Testify Again

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

The president's eldest son testified in 2017 about his participation in a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with Russians offering dirt on Hillary Clinton. The panel wants him back, a source says.

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Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet Launches 2020 White House Bid After Cancer Battle

Thursday, May 02, 2019

Bennet is the 21st candidate, seventh U.S. senator and second Coloradan to join the crowded Democratic primary field.

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Biden Launches 2020 Campaign As Rescue Mission For America's 'Soul'

Thursday, April 25, 2019

The 76-year-old former vice president focused on President Trump's response to Charlottesville in his announcement. He enters the presidential race with renewed scrutiny of his decades in public life.

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Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton Joins Democratic Race For President

Monday, April 22, 2019

Moulton is the fourth House Democrat to join the 2020 campaign. A critic of party leadership, the Marine Corps veteran also adds to the share of 40-and-under candidates in the race.

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Meet The People In Trump's Orbit Who The Mueller Report Says Ignored His Orders

Friday, April 19, 2019

There were some directives the president attempted to make of his staffers or other government officials that might have breached the obstruction of justice threshold had they not stood up to him.

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Bernie Sanders Releases A Decade Of Tax Returns

Monday, April 15, 2019

The returns show that in both 2016 and 2017, Sanders and his wife jointly earned more than $1 million in each of those years. On Monday evening, Beto O'Rourke also released a decade of returns.

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