Day: January 2, 2019

President Trump, Democratic lawmakers brace for White House meeting on government shutdown

CLOSE With the partial government shutdown stretching into 2019, here’s what you need to know about the effects. USA TODAY President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) WASHINGTON – […]

'Call me back in 45 days': In crowded 2020 race, Democratic donors shy away from early commitments

CLOSE Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) officially kicked off a potential 2020 White House bid by forming an exploratory committee for the campaign. USA TODAY Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in 2016.(Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP) WASHINGTON – When it comes to the 2020 presidential election, several prominent […]