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McCain, Rubio win Republican nod in U.S. Senate races

Republican U.S. senators John McCain and Marco Rubio won their party’s nominations on Tuesday to seek re-election in Arizona and Florida in November, as both of the high profile politicians saw off insurgent challengers. McCain, the 2012 failed Republican presidential candidate, now faces a spirited challenge in Arizona from Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick, who has served

Sanders steps up feud with Democratic establishment

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders cranked up his fight with party leaders on Sunday, backing a challenger to the Democratic National Committee’s chairwoman and accusing the party’s establishment of trying to anoint Hillary Clinton as the nominee for president. In a series of television interviews, Sanders remained defiant despite what he acknowledged was an uphill

Sanders’s Rift With Democrats Widens With Jab at Committee Chair

Bernie Sanders stepped up his feud with the Democratic leadership, saying he’s backing the primary opponent of Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the party’s national committee chairwoman. “Clearly, I favor her opponent. His views are much closer to mine than Ms. Wasserman Schultz’s,” the Vermont senator said in an excerpt of an interview with CNN’s “State of