Moderate ‘New Democrats’ fear Bernie and Hillary are running too far to the left

Moderate ‘New Democrats’ fear Bernie and Hillary are running too far to the left

Dan Roberts, The Guardian Leading architects of the “New Democrat” movement are sounding the alarm over a lurch to the left in the party, after candidates at the latest presidential primary debate confirmed a resurgence of more populist economic policies. Related: Hillary Clinton seeks to outflank liberal rivals at Democratic forum Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders

Clinton calls for relaxing federal laws on marijuana to spur medical research

Clinton calls for relaxing federal laws on marijuana to spur medical research

Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hillary Clinton on Saturday called for looser federal regulations governing marijuana, to boost scientific research on a drug that many tout for relieving pain, among other medical benefits, according to media reports. Speaking at a campaign event in Orangeburg, South Carolina, the Democratic presidential candidate said changing U.S. rules would acknowledge

Donald Trump: Ben Carson ‘has pathological disease… you can’t really cure it’

Donald Trump: Ben Carson ‘has pathological disease… you can’t really cure it’

David Edwards Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump responded to discrepancies in Ben Carson’s personal biography by saying that the former neurosurgeon has a “pathological disease” that cannot be cured. “It’s a lot of statements that are under fire,” Trump told CNN’s Jake Tapper. “And I hope Ben’s going to be okay with it… But certainly

Ben Carson addresses addiction ‘as a doctor’ by faulting the ‘values and principles’ of addicts

Ben Carson addresses addiction ‘as a doctor’ by faulting the ‘values and principles’ of addicts

David Edwards Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said over the weekend that he would address the problem of addiction “as a doctor” by improving the “values and principle” of the country. CBS host John Dickerson told Carson during an interview on Sunday that a recent poll in New Hampshire found that the biggest problem facing

SNL sees huge ratings bump with Trump appearance despite protests

SNL sees huge ratings bump with Trump appearance despite protests

International Business Times

‘SNL’ Ratings Surge On Trump Appearance

The impact of Donald Trump’s appearance on the show “Saturday Night Live” this weekend could be measured in several ways: the numerous condemnations it drew from Latino civil rights groups, the hundreds of protestors who demonstrated in front of NBC’s studios against Trump’s appearance — or the episode’s blockbuster ratings, the highest the show has received…