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Joe Donnelly: Democrats 'start losing the people' in the Midwest when they talk about 'Medicare for all'

Outgoing Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., offered a reality check to his party as some Democrats implore possible 2020 presidential candidates to adopt policy positions further to the Left in order to gin up the base. “The talk on the coasts just doesn’t get it done in the middle,” Donnelly, who lost his re-election bid last… Read More »

Fearing House Democrats, anti-abortion groups protect ban on abortion funding

Anti-abortion groups fear that Democrats taking the majority in the House of Representatives next year will pursue a long-held goal of expanding federal funding for abortion by ending the Hyde Amendment, language barring funding for abortion regularly attached to spending bills. “The pro-life movement cannot be complacent,” Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of the anti-abortion group Susan… Read More »