Vice President Joe Biden has been resisting to run for President in the 2016 Elections following the death of his son earlier this year. Supporters have been urging him to make his candidacy for the Democratic Party’s nomination. Democrats have been calling on Biden to jump in the Democratic primary race for the 2016 Presidential elections. A Draft Biden Super PAC has been formed for gathering donations and exploring the field for a possible run of Vice President Biden. He has even been holding meetings with top Democrats such as Senator Elizabeth Warren and Labor leader and President of AFL-CIO Richard Trumka. According to Reuters, Biden has made a phone call to the Democratic National Committee on Wednesday and told the DNC members that he may announce a formal candidacy; however he is not sure whether he would have the energy to do it especially after the event of his son, Beau ...

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Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders talked about the Charleston events on Sunday and announced his progressive policies regarding equality in South Carolina among a group of supporters. After a canceled appearance in Charleston in June because of the horrid massacre at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, leaving nine African-Americans dead, Sanders made a visit in North Charleston. His campaign staff also met with Charleston chapter of active group Black Lives Matter and according to Reuters activist Muhiyidin D’Baha said “They’ve been really good in receiving critique. We’re really hoping that we have impacted his message.” Black Lives Matter is an activist group that protests court decisions of not charging white police officers for the murders of black men in Ferguson and New York. Sanders has been rallying for universal equality and according to Reuters he said in the speech “I am not just talking about somebody who walked into a Bible study ...

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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden seems to be evaluating his support among Democrats for a possible White House run. He met with Senator Elizabeth Warren to discuss his possible candidacy for the 2016 Elections. Joe Biden seems to be seriously contemplating running for President, because he met with Democrat Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts in Washington and his office declined to comment but stated that he was taking a trip from his home in Delaware to Washington to attend a private meeting. According to Reuters, a White House official said “The Vice President traveled last minute to Washington, DC, for a private meeting and will be returning to Delaware.” Warren who has declined to run for President herself enjoys much support among liberals and a lot of progressive Democrats are supporting her, which means those groups would be essential for a win in early voting states. Biden has been a supporter of ...

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Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush is under attack from Democrats for using the term ‘anchor babies’ describing the children born within the United States to immigrant families who have immigrated illegally. He keeps his stand that his comment is in place. While doing a radio interview with Bill Bennett this week, Jeb Bush used the phrase that is considered by many a very derogatory term for immigrant families. He used the platform to call for a better enforcement so that anchor babies never happen again. Republicans often use the term ‘anchor babies’ to refer to the current immigration policy of the Obama administration and how it is used by foreigners to come to the country illegally and have children in order to obtain American citizenship. To make the matters worse for Bush, he was a co-chair of a conservative group, the Hispanic Leadership Network when they issued a memo of a list of ...

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Hillary Clinton is to set an agenda for increasing Social Security benefits for women and low-income seniors. The frontrunner for the Democratic Party Presidential nomination has answered a questionnaire sent by the American Federation of Labor in April and was not available to the public until now. Reuters has seen the questionnaire and it has been confirmed by three sources. According to Reuters, Clinton vowed to protect Social Security benefits from Republican efforts to cut it and prolong age of retirement and she also said she would “enhance it to meet new realities.” She added “I am especially focused on the fact that we need to improve how Social Security works for women. I also want to enhance benefits for our most vulnerable seniors.” She is expected to set the agenda for proposals on retirement security in the upcoming couple of months. The former Secretary of State and U.S. Senator of New York, ...

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The frontrunner for the Democratic Party Presidential nomination for 2016 Elections, Hillary Clinton on Saturday attacked Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush regarding his accusations that hers and the policies of President Barack Obama led to the rise of Islamic State. The former Secretary of State and U.S. Senator of New York, Clinton addressed the statements made by former Florida Governor Jeb Bush that she and Obama were responsible for the continuing war in Iraq and the withdrawal of U.S. troops. She deflected the blame stating that it was his brother, former President George W. Bush who invaded Iraq in 2003 in the first place and later signed the agreement to withdraw the troops along with Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki. According to Reuters, Clinton had a campaign stop at a state fair in Iowa and held a press conference. She stated “I find it somewhat curious that Jeb Bush is doubling down on ...

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Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Friday got the endorsement of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers for 2016 Elections. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is consisted by 600,000 active and retired members and is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. The President R. Thomas Buffenbarger announced the endorsement during the Association’s staff conference, a few days after the National Nurses United have announced their decision of support. The Union is part of the American Federation of Labor and is the third organization to make a public endorsement. The Machinists’ Union is the second national union to endorse Clinton, the first being the American Federation of Teachers. Bernie Sanders won the endorsement of the National Nurses United, the largest organization of nurses. The American Federation of Labor has not come out publically with an official endorsement and has stated that no endorsement is expected in the near future. ...

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Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is to hand over her private email server and a thumb drive with work emails to the U.S. Justice Department. While being U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton has been using a private email srver to send and receive work-related emails. The use of a private server was made known to the public in March of this year and has become part of Republican rhetoric against Clinton, that she was using a private server against the rules of record-keeping and transparency laws. They have been urging inspection to her private account and he server that is located at her New York home. Clinton has declined to hand over the server, since she has not broken any rules. The Federal Buerau of Investigation has started to look into the security of the federal records whether any classified information is contained in the Clinton emails. According to Reuters, the FBI ...

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Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders got the endorsement of the nation’s biggest union of nurses on Monday for the 2016 Elections. U.S. Senator of Vermont, Bernie Sanders landed the endorsement during his momentum of gaining larger support among progressive Democrats. The National Nurses Union is the largest Union of nurses with 185,000 members, predominantly women and is the first national union overall to endorse Sanders at their conference this Monday at an event they called “Brunch with Bernie” in Oakland, California. According to Reuters, RoseAnn DeMoro, the executive director of the organization said that Sanders is the perfect fit to get their support, due to his stances on issues like Social Security, healthcare and trade. She said “Bernie Sanders aligns completely with the nurses’ values.” Also, she praised Sanders for his uncompromised activism based on workers’ rights and his proven legislative record. The Union has been polling its members three times to make ...

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The frontrunner for the Republican Presidential nomination Donald Trump has had his invitation to a Red State conference in Atlanta revoked. Conservatives and other Republican Presidential candidates took a more hostile stance towards the billionaire after his comments on Friday. Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and Presidential hopeful who gained support of conservative Republicans in the national polls has been a guest on CNN on Friday and according to Reuters, when asked about the moderator of the primary Republican debate on Thursday, Megyn Kelly he said “You could see there was blood coming out of her eyes. Blood coming out of her wherever.” During the Republican debate on Fox News Trump was asked by Kelly about comments he has made of women being “fat pigs”, “slobs” and “dogs”. He dismissed Kelly and said he does not appreciate “political correctness” and even accused Kelly for not treating him well. He added “Honestly ...

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