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  • Mark Sanford speaks at the LPAC conference in Chantilly, Virginia

    Mark Sanford Ends 2020 Presidential Bid Challenging Trump

    Former South Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford suspended his longshot presidential bid on Tuesday, 65 days after he announced he would challenge President Trump for the 2020 Republican nomination. A fiscal...

  • FILE PHOTO: A combine drives over stalks of soft red winter wheat during the harvest on a farm in Dixon, Illinois

    A Third Round of Farm Bailouts?

    President Trump’s trade wars are hurting U.S. farmers, but Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is working to keep them from getting more frustrated even as he promotes President Trump’s agenda, The...

  • Number of the Day: 18 Million

    There were 18 million military veterans in the United States in 2018, according to the Census Bureau . That figure includes 485,000 World War II vets, 1.3 million who served in the Korean War, 6.4...

  • A Dam Big Problem

    A more than two-year-long investigation by the Associated Press has identified 1,688 dams across 44 states and Puerto Rico that are in poor or unsatisfactory condition and could result in life-...

  • Sanders, Buttigieg Release Plans for Veterans Affairs

    Bernie Sanders unveiled on Monday a proposal to expand services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Among numerous policy details in the proposal, Sanders said he would: Fill 50,000...