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Democrat Warren outlines three-year path to 'Medicare for All'

15 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Friday outlined how she would implement "Medicare for All" during her first term, including new legislation in her first 100 days that would give all Americans the option to enroll in the government health insurance plan.

UPDATE 1-Democrat Warren outlines three-year path to 'Medicare for All'

15 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Nov 15 White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Friday outlined how she would implement "Medicare for All" during her first term, including new legislation in her first 100 days that would give all Americans the option to enroll in the government health insurance plan.

Democrat Warren outlines three-year path to 'Medicare for All'

15 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Friday outlined how she would implement "Medicare for All" during her first term in office, including by passing new legislation in her first 100 days that would give all Americans the option of choosing the government health insurance plan.

Democrat Warren outlines three-year path to 'Medicare for All'

15 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Nov 15 White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Friday outlined how she would implement "Medicare for All" during her first term in office, including by passing new legislation in her first 100 days that would give all Americans the option of choosing the government health insurance plan.

Goldman's Blankfein calls Warren's criticism of billionaires 'tribalism'

14 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Lloyd Blankfein, a former Goldman Sachs chief executive, criticized Elizabeth Warren for engaging in the "vilification" of billionaires on Thursday and said that "maybe tribalism is just in her DNA," after he appeared in the presidential candidate's latest ad on taxing the super rich. | Video

Goldman's Blankfein calls Warren's criticism 'tribalism' in spat with billionaires

14 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 14 Lloyd Blankfein, a former Goldman Sachs chief executive, said on Thursday he was "surprised" to be featured in an advertisement released by Elizabeth Warren, writing that "maybe tribalism is just in her DNA" amid a back-and-forth between the presidential contender and prominent billionaires.

Buttigieg rises in Iowa to lead Democratic White House pack: poll

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Pete Buttigieg has pulled to the top of the pack of Democratic presidential candidates in Iowa for the first time after drawing increased support from nearly every demographic group, according to a Monmouth University poll released on Tuesday.

Warren proposes 'corporate perjury' law related to industry-funded research

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday proposed a new "corporate perjury" law that she would pursue if elected to the White House, inspired by Exxon Mobil Corp's past failure to share accurate climate change research with government regulators.

Warren proposes 'corporate perjury' law related to industry-funded research

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday proposed a new "corporate perjury" law that she would pursue if elected to the White House, inspired by Exxon Mobil Corp's failure to share accurate climate change research with government regulators.

Democrat O'Rourke drops out of 2020 presidential race

02 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON Democrat Beto O'Rourke dropped out of the crowded 2020 U.S. presidential race on Friday, saying it had become clear his campaign did not have the resources to continue to seek his party's nomination. | Video

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Lebanon slips deeper into crisis after Safadi withdrawal

Protesters waving Lebanese flags rallied in cities and towns in their thousands on Sunday to mark a month of protests against the ruling elite as politicians struggled to form a government and solve the worst economic crisis since the 1975-90 civil war.