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David Madden
November 01, 2018 - 7:54 am
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The two men embroiled in what is likely the tightest New Jersey congressional race in next week's midterm elections squared off in a debate in Newark Wednesday night, which was broadcast across the state. Both two-term incumbent Republican Tom MacArthur and Democrat...
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Congressional Candidates in Bucks County trade barbs in morning forum.
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Jim Melwert
October 19, 2018 - 12:52 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The congressional race in Bucks County could break spending records, so it’s no surprise campaign finance was a hot topic as the two candidates met in a Friday morning forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and Bucks County chambers of commerce. At Delaware...
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Former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made hihis first public appearance since leaving the governor's office
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David Madden
October 19, 2018 - 7:23 am
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After 10 months in the private sector, former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made his first public appearance in a speech to some 300 people at Rowan University, talking about the future of the Republican Party. He wound up comparing his record to that of the man who...
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Julia Salazar, left, answers questions during an interview after winning the Democratic primary over Martin Dilan in New York's 18th State Senate district race, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York.
AP Photo/Julie Jacobson
September 14, 2018 - 12:22 pm
By Deepti Hajela, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic socialist Julia Salazar overcame intense scrutiny of her personal life to win the Democratic primary for a state Senate seat in Brooklyn while voters throughout the state punished a group of incumbent Democratic legislators they...
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New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, left, speaks during a Democratic primary debate in Hempstead, N.Y., on Aug. 29, 2018, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at a press conference in New York on July 18, 2018.
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September 13, 2018 - 8:41 am
By David Klepper, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democrats across New York state are picking the winner of a long and sometimes nasty primary contest between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and activist and former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon. The outcome of the Democratic primary that got...
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The flag-draped casket bearing the remains of Sen. John McCain of Arizona, who lived and worked in Congress over four decades, is carried into the U.S. Capitol rotunda.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
September 01, 2018 - 8:39 am
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is getting a presidential farewell, but not from the actual sitting president. At McCain's request, former Presidents Barack Obama, a Democrat, and George W. Bush, a Republican, are speaking about the six-term senator on Saturday at...
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Labor Day weekend breakfast
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David Madden
August 31, 2018 - 2:13 pm
COLLINGSWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Labor Day weekend traditionally marks the start of the fall political season. So it should come as no surprise that a Labor Day weekend breakfast in South Jersey served as a rallying point for the mid-term congressional election, particularly for one Democrat in...
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A military honor guard carries the casket of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., after a memorial service at North Phoenix Baptist Church Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Phoenix.
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin
August 31, 2018 - 7:58 am
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — It's Washington's turn to say goodbye to the late Sen. John McCain. And McCain is saying farewell — his way. The six-term Republican senator, who lived and worked in nation's capital over four decades, will lie in state under the U.S. Capitol...
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Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum celebrates his victory with supporters during his election watch party at Hotel Duval.
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August 30, 2018 - 10:21 am
Commentary by LZ Granderson (CNN) -- White people linking black people to monkeys has been a racist trope for centuries. That's why when Florida Rep. Ron DeSantis, the Republican nominee for governor, used the phrase "monkey this up" when talking about the handling of the economy by his black...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, right, during a Bengali community outreach in New York.
Corey Torpie/Courtesy Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Campaign via AP
June 27, 2018 - 7:16 am
By Steve Peoples, Deepti Hajela and Meg Kinnard, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — As Donald Trump's party came together, a 28-year-old liberal activist ousted top House Democrat Joe Crowley in the president's hometown Tuesday night, a stunning defeat that suddenly forced Democrats to confront their...
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