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Analysis: After tough election, Biden dismisses danger signs

Nov. 04, 2021 05:39 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The hazard lights are blinking for President Joe Biden after Democratic setbacks in this week's elections, but the president professes to see no reason for panic. Just one year after he rode to the White House with a record 81 million votes, Biden saw...

All eyes on vulnerable House Democrats after election losses

Nov. 04, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — For many House Democrats, 2021 is looking a lot like 2009, a year when a Republican elected governor in Virginia foreshadowed a dreadful blowout in the next year's midterm elections. Republican Glenn Youngkin's surge to victory in Virginia delivered...

Rattled Democrats reckon with bruising results in VA, NJ

Nov. 03, 2021 19:07 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bruising loss and an unexpectedly close call in two statewide elections sent Democrats scrambling for answers and calling for new strategies Wednesday, as they worked to unstick a stalled legislative agenda that has exposed deep divisions ahead of critical midterm...

Biden announces 'historic' deal — but still must win votes

Oct. 28, 2021 21:11 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden announced Thursday that he and Democrats in Congress have reached a “historic" framework for his sweeping domestic policy package. But he still needs to lock down votes from key colleagues for what's now a dramatically scaled-back bill. ...

Trump hotel lost $70M despite millions in foreign business

Oct. 08, 2021 16:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump's company lost more than $70 million on his Washington, D.C., hotel during his four years in office despite taking in millions from foreign governments, according to documents released Friday by a congressional committee investigating his...