Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to run for president
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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to run for president

  MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will announce his plans to seek the Democratic nomination for president on Thursday, presenting a liberal challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton. Sanders, an independent who describes himself as a “democratic socialist,” will follow a statement with a major campaign kickoff in his home state in several … Continue reading

Washington governor repeats call for state auditor to resign
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Washington governor repeats call for state auditor to resign

  OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has sent state Auditor Troy Kelley a letter repeating his call for the embattled elected official to resign immediately following his indictment by a federal grand jury. Inslee spokesman David Postman says the letter was emailed Thursday night and then hand-delivered to the auditor’s office Friday. … Continue reading