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Donald Trump will look to upstage Clemson grad Nikki Haley at her alma mater’s football rivalry game

Former President Donald Trump plans to use a college football rivalry weekend to bask among his supporters in South Carolina while potentially upstaging his Republican opponent Nikki Haley on her home turf.

Rep. Dean Phillips, a Democrat running for president, says he won’t run for re-election to Congress

Democratic Rep. Dean Phillips, who is running for president and challenging Joe Biden in the primary, has announced that he will not seek reelection to Congress in 2024.

Republican ex-federal prosecutor in Philadelphia to run for Pennsylvania attorney general

Former federal prosecutor Katayoun “Kat” Copeland says she’s running for attorney general of Pennsylvania in 2024.

Nevada judge rejects attempt to get abortion protections on 2024 ballot

A judge has struck down an effort to enshrine reproductive rights, including abortion, in Nevada’s constitution. Carson City District Court Judge James T.

Regulators and law enforcement crack down on crypto’s bad actors. Congress has yet to take action

While the scandals in the cryptocurrency industry seem to never end, Washington policymakers appear to have little interest in pushing through legislation to codify the structure of the industry.

Influential Iowa evangelical leader Bob Vander Plaats endorses Ron DeSantis

An influential Iowa evangelical leader is endorsing Ron DeSantis for president before the leadoff Republican caucuses.

Trump has long praised autocrats and populists. He’s now embracing Argentina’s new president

Donald Trump has long praised a particular type of foreign leader — men he describes as tough and strong, even if they’re accused of chipping away at democracy.

Donald Trump will be in South Carolina for the Palmetto Bowl football matchup after Thanksgiving

Former President Donald Trump is set to attend South Carolina’s biggest athletic event of the year. Trump’s campaign said Tuesday that he will be at the Nov. 25 matchup between the University of South Carolina and Clemson University.

Colorado Supreme Court will hear appeal of ruling that Trump can stay on ballot despite insurrection

The Colorado Supreme Court has agreed to hear appeals from both a liberal group that sought to disqualify Donald Trump and the former president himself after a state judge ruled that Trump “engaged in insurrection” but can appear on the state’s ballot.

Trump, on Biden’s 81st birthday, releases doctor’s note that says he’s in ‘excellent’ health

On President Joe Biden’s 81st birthday, GOP front-runner Donald Trump has released a letter from his physician that reports the former president is in “excellent” physical and mental health.

New Mexico Supreme Court weighs GOP challenge to congressional map, swing district boundaries

The Republican Party has urged New Mexico’s state Supreme Court to strike down a congressional map that divvied up a politically conservative oil-producing region and reshaped a swing district along the U.S. border with Mexico.

Trump picks up the endorsement of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott during a visit to a US-Mexico border town

Donald Trump has returned to the U.S.-Mexico border for a visit and he’s picked up the endorsement of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas.

Biden says he’s an optimist. But his dire warnings about Trump have become central to his campaign

President Joe Biden ends nearly every speech by saying he’s “never been more optimistic” about the country’s direction.

Trump celebrates win in Colorado election case during return visit to Iowa

Former President Donald Trump celebrated a win in a closely watched election case during a return visit to Iowa.

Colorado judge finds Trump engaged in insurrection, but rejects constitutional ballot challenge

A Colorado judge has found that former President Donald Trump engaged in insurrection in the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S.

The No Labels party asked its supporters if they would pay $100 to help choose its 2024 nominee

The political organization No Labels has contemplated requiring a donation of at least $100 in order to cast a ballot at the group’s upcoming nominating convention.

Georgia prosecutor seeks August trial date for Trump and others in election case

A prosecutor in Georgia is seeking an August trial date for former President Donald Trump and others charged over efforts to overturn the 2020 election in the state.

Ron DeSantis picks up 10 South Carolina endorsements from former backers of Tim Scott’s campaign

Ron DeSantis has picked up 10 endorsements in South Carolina from former backers of Sen. Tim Scott’s presidential campaign.

DeSantis, Haley and Ramaswamy get personal and friendly during ‘family discussion’ in Iowa

The Republicans battling to be their party’s alternative to Donald Trump have brought personal and at times emotional stories to what an influential Iowa Christian organization billed as a friendly conversation.

Group asks Michigan Supreme Court to hear an appeal of a ruling in Trump ballot case

Attorneys for a group of Michigan activists are asking the state Supreme Court to hear an appeal of a lower court’s ruling that would allow former President Donald Trump’s name on the state’s presidential primary ballot.

The protests outside DNC headquarters signal the divides in Biden’s base over Israel-Hamas war

National Democrats this year have insisted the party is united and ready to rally around President Joe Biden heading into next year’s election.

Stakes rise ahead of 2024 election in Michigan as House Democrat announces retirement

Competition is growing in Michigan’s Congressional race as Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee announces he will be retiring next year after the end of his sixth term.

Christie says in Hudson Institute speech that Hamas broke ceasefire

Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie says Hamas broke a ceasefire in Israel with the October 7 attack.

Sen. Joe Manchin says Donald Trump would destroy US democracy if he wins a second term as president

West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin says if U.S. voters give former President Donald Trump another term in the White House, “he will destroy democracy in America.”

Colorado case using ‘insurrection’ argument to bar Trump from the ballot goes to the judge

A Colorado judge heard closing arguments on whether Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is barred from the ballot by a provision of the U.S.

New Hampshire defies national Democrats’ new calendar and sets the presidential primary for Jan. 23

New Hampshire has scheduled its presidential primaries for Jan. 23, 2024, keeping the state first despite national Democrats’ efforts to overhaul the nominating calendar.

Nikki Haley walks back her demand that social media ban anonymous posters after facing GOP backlash

Nikki Haley says anonymity online poses a “national security threat.” The GOP presidential contender Tuesday called for user verification and said social media networks should reveal their algorithms.

Hunter Biden wants Trump documents subpoenaed to investigate any political pressure on criminal case

Hunter Biden has asked a judge to approve subpoenas for documents from Donald Trump and former Justice Department officials related to whether political pressure wrongly influenced the criminal case against him.

New Jersey first lady Tammy Murphy announces run for US Senate seat in 2024

New Jersey first lady Tammy Murphy has launched a bid for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in next year’s contest.

New Alabama congressional district draws sprawling field as Democrats eye flip

The creation of a Democratic-leaning congressional district in Alabama has drawn a sprawling field of candidates as Democrats eye a rare chance to flip a Republican seat in the battle for control of the House of Representatives.