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SAN ANTONIO | APNewsBreak: Julian Castro moves toward 2020 White House run

SAN ANTONIO— Former Obama housing chief Julian Castro says he’s taking a step toward a possible White House campaign in 2020 by forming a presidential exploratory committee. The Texas Democrat tells The Associated Press that he will announce a decision Jan. 12. The move Wednesday gives the 44-year-old former San Antonio mayor an early start … Continue reading SAN ANTONIO | APNewsBreak: Julian Castro moves toward 2020 White House run

WASHINGTON | After midterms success, Democrats develop 2020 strategies

WASHINGTON — Speaking before a gathering of black leaders on Capitol Hill this week, Sen. Kamala Harris offered guidance on when Democrats should fight President Donald Trump and Republicans. “What I’ve found myself recently saying is this: ‘If it’s worth fighting for, it’s a fight worth having,’” the California Democrat and potential presidential candidate said, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | After midterms success, Democrats develop 2020 strategies

NEW YORK | AP source: Dina Powell tells Trump she doesn’t want UN job

NEW YORK — Former deputy national security adviser Dina Powell told the White House on Thursday that she’s not interested in serving as the next U.N. ambassador, a person familiar with the conversation told The Associated Press. President Donald Trump had said the Goldman Sachs executive was on his shortlist of five people to replace … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP source: Dina Powell tells Trump she doesn’t want UN job

MADISON, Wis | Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story

MADISON, Wis. | April 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) A former driver for House Speaker Paul Ryan who has been active in Wisconsin Republican politics for years announced Sunday that he is running to succeed Ryan in Congress. Bryan Steil, an attorney from Ryan’s hometown of Janesville and a member of the University of Wisconsin Board of … Continue reading MADISON, Wis | Correction: Midterms 2018-Replacing Ryan story