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Thursday, June 11 on the Campaign Trail
President Donald Trump will deliver remarks at a joint fundraising committee dinner at a private residence in Dallas. Afterwards, he will travel to Bedminster, N.J. Later, President Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Guiliani, will appear on a “Team Trump Online” event hosted by Trump 2020 campaign senior advisor Kimberly Guilfoyle.
Barbra Streisand and John Legend will headline a virtual fundraiser for former Vice President Joe Biden. Also scheduled to appear are Jennifer Hudson, Andra Day and Jay Leno. The proceeds will benefit Biden and his Victory Fund – a committee consisting of the Biden campaign, the Democratic National Committee and 26 state parties. Tickets start at $2,800 for a guest spot, $5,600 for supporter status, $41,000 for sponsor, and $100,000 to be considered a host.
NEW YORK - The Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America kicked off veteran education week this morning, continuing a six-week campaign to highlight the priority issues of its members. Over the course of this week, IAVA is highlighting its advocacy efforts to expand and protect veteran... Read More
WASHINGTON – As they did last year, the New Democrat Coalition on Thursday endorsed the reintroduced H.R. 1, the For the People Act. H.R. 1 is a sweeping campaign finance and election reform bill that will make it easier for Americans to vote, end the dominance of money... Read More
WASHINGTON – This week, Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.V., Mark Warner, D-Va., Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.V., Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Tim Kaine, D-Va., Bob Casey, D-Pa., Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-Pa., introduced the bipartisan, bicameral COVID-19 Mine Worker Protection Act. The legislation requires the U.S.... Read More
The pandemic has made clear that broadband access goes hand-in-hand with economic opportunity, exposing the inequities and lack of resources for black-owned businesses across the country, according to Commissioner Geoffrey Starks of the Federal Communications Commission. Since the onset of the novel coronavirus pandemic, black business... Read More
WASHINGTON - There's no question that the once-every-10-year process of redistricting is off to a slow start. Though the U.S. Census Bureau ended its collection of data for the 2020 census on Oct. 15, 2020, it missed the December statutory deadline for the delivery of apportionment... Read More
Cryptocurrencies have the potential to decentralize systems of commerce across the world, leading to vast peer-to-peer markets absent of manipulation. In order for this to come to fruition, Sheila Warren, head of data, blockchain and digital assets and member of the executive committee at the World... Read More