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What Bernie Sanders’ fundraising bonanza tells about his chances

What Bernie Sanders’ fundraising bonanza tells about his chances

Bernie Sanders served notice to the rest of the 2020 presidential field when his campaign announced that he raised $5.9 million in its first 24 hours of existence. That’s million of dollars more than he raised in the first 24 hours of his 2016 bid and millions more than any of his Democratic competitors have…MORE

Hillary Clinton met with Biden, Klobuchar on 2020

Hillary Clinton met with Biden, Klobuchar on 2020

Hillary Clinton held meetings in early February with former Vice President Joe Biden and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar to talk about the 2020 presidential election, a source close to the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee tells CNN. The meetings happened at Clinton’s home in Washington, DC, and focused on Biden and Klobuchar’s possible 2020 bids. The…MORE

Michael Cohen came to Capitol Hill ahead of his testimony next week

Michael Cohen came to Capitol Hill ahead of his testimony next week

President Donald Trump’s former fixer Michael Cohen spent several hours Thursday inside the Senate Intelligence Committee’s secure spaces ahead of his closed-door testimony scheduled before the panel next week. Cohen was on Capitol Hill on Thursday in the Senate Intelligence Committee’s secure spaces ahead of next week’s interview. He spent most of the day there,…MORE

US official says French ISIS operative likely killed in Syrian airstrike

US official says French ISIS operative likely killed in Syrian airstrike

A French ISIS operative linked to the deadly 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris was likely killed in a strike in Syria in recent days, a US defense official tells CNN. The 2015 attacks killed 130 people and wounded 494. The attackers, armed with assault rifles and explosives, targeted six locations across the city. Fabien Clain,…MORE

Mitch McConnell is on the verge of facing the 18 longest days of his political life

Mitch McConnell is on the verge of facing the 18 longest days of his political life

Mitch McConnell’s life is about to get a lot more complicated. As soon as Friday, the Democratic-controlled House will vote on a privileged resolution to terminate President Donald Trump’s invocation of the National Emergencies Act to secure funding to build a wall on the country’s southern border. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) has penned a letter…MORE

IRS analyst charged in leak of Michael Cohen’s bank records

IRS analyst charged in leak of Michael Cohen’s bank records

Federal prosecutors have charged an analyst with the Internal Revenue Service with illegally disclosing confidential reports about Michael Cohen’s bank records that revealed that President Donald Trump’s former lawyer had sought to profit from his proximity to the White House, according to a complaint unsealed on Thursday. The analyst, John C. Fry, was charged with…MORE

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How to Stay Motivated in 2019 

How to Stay Motivated in 2019 

By the middle of February 80 percent of people give up on their New Year’s resolutions–here are 3 tips to keep you on track!

Dave Says: Insurance and Savings

Dave Says: Insurance and Savings

Dear Dave, I just realized our insurance has a health savings account (HSA) option. We’ve considered dropping this insurance soon and going to a cheaper Christian medical sharing program. We’ve got about $19,000 in debt between credit cards and a car payment, and we’re on Baby Step 2 of your plan. Our thought was to…

Dave Says: A Teachable Moment

Dave Says: A Teachable Moment

Dear Dave, My mom is single, and she co-signed on my student loans for college. Would it affect her credit if I couldn’t or didn’t make the payments? Terri   Dear Terri, Yes, it would. The truth is, your mom shouldn’t have co-signed for you in the first place. There’s only one reason lenders want…

Take Your Side Hustle Full Time This Year

Take Your Side Hustle Full Time This Year

Follow These 5 Steps to Take Your Side Hustle Full Time This Year By Christy Wright   Is your side hustle starting to feel like a second full-time job? Or maybe you’re a stay-at-home mom whose home-based business is taking off, and you want to dedicate more time to it. You’re not alone. According to a…