Clinton to center campaign on raising middle-class incomes

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton, seen here in San Francisco last month, will give a major economic policy speech on Monday. (Stephen Lam/Reuters) Centering her presidential campaign on boosting incomes for middle-class Americans, Hillary Rodham Clinton on Monday will begin unveiling an economic policy agenda designed to lift More...

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By RNSnews On Saturday, July 11th, 2015
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White House contenders Trump, Bush in virtual dead heat: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Donald Trump, who became the center of attention in the race for the 2016 Republican U.S. presidential nomination with his denunciation of illegal immigrants from Mexico, has vaulted into a virtual dead heat with More...

By RNSnews On Monday, June 29th, 2015
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President Signs Bipartisan Trade Legislation

President Barack Obama signed several trade bills into law on Monday which give him greater authority to negotiate a hotly debated multinational trade deal. The measures are also some of the most important bipartisan More...

By RNSnews On Monday, June 29th, 2015
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Both Sides Won When Donald Trump Was Fired

Donald Trump NBC and Univision Dump Trump. Presidential Hopeful Gets Another Target to Bully. In the end, the draw of Donald Trump just wasn’t worth the headaches for the television networks. Many in the Republican More...

By RNSnews On Sunday, June 28th, 2015
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UN envoy urges restraint amid standoff in Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia (RNS) — A United Nations envoy is urging restraint amid a tense standoff on the front lines of Colombia’s conflict between security forces and farmers who expelled police allegedly under More...

By RNSnews On Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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U.S. House plans vote to rescue Obama’s Pacific Rim trade pact

U.S. President Barack Obama, with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi at his side, walks from a meeting room after making a last-ditch appeal to House Democrats to support a package of trade bills vital to his More...

By RNSnews On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
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Salary Crisis: APC governors demand “total overhaul” of Nigerian economy

Governors of states controlled by the All Progressives Congress, APC, have called for the total “overhaul” of the Nigerian economy in order to save the states of the federation from imminent collapse. The governors More...

By RNSnews On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
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Kwankwaso: Saraki-PDP alliance is threat to Buhari

‘There was conspiracy against Tinubu by some APC leaders’ Rabiu Kwankwaso NIGERIA – A key member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has seen danger in Senate President Bukola Saraki’s alliance with More...

By RNSnews On Monday, June 15th, 2015
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Why It’s So Hard For Obama To Undo Democrats’ Trade Revolt

US President Barack Obama speaks about healthcare reforms and the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, during the Catholic Hospital Association Conference in Washington, DC, June 9, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB More...

By RNSnews On Sunday, June 14th, 2015
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Veteran politician George Galloway enters race to become London mayor

The Respect party leader, who lost his Bradford West seat to Labour last month, pledges to ‘build a city that benefits everyone, not just those dripping in gold’ Controversial Scottish politician George Galloway More...