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  • The 10 states with the highest taxes are represented in the Senate by Democrats, and by Vermont's Bernie Sanders, an independent who votes with Democrats. A Senate tax plan about to be unveiled on Thursday was expected to propose ending the SALT deduction entirely. Here are the U.S. states with the highest annual combined state and local income taxes and property...

  • Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during an event to introduce the "Medicare for All Act of 2017" on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 13, 2017.

    The independent senator's health-care legislation would effectively abolish the insurance industry and cover every adult U.S. resident.

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    The Senate took up the National Defense Authorization Act late Monday, passing a motion that lets the bill proceed and consideration of many amendments.

  • Seven other senators are co-sponsoring it: Ben Cardin of Maryland, Kamala Harris of California, Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Cory Booker of New Jersey, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Richard Durbin of Illinois and Ed Markey of Massachusetts. The EPA considered whether to ban it for roughly a decade before Trump appointed EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, a...

  • Seven other senators are co-sponsoring it: Ben Cardin of Maryland, Kamala Harris of California, Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Cory Booker of New Jersey, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Richard Durbin of Illinois and Ed Markey of Massachusetts. The EPA considered whether to ban it for roughly a decade before Trump appointed EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, a...

  • Seven other senators are co-sponsoring it: Ben Cardin of Maryland, Kamala Harris of California, Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Cory Booker of New Jersey, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Richard Durbin of Illinois and Ed Markey of Massachusetts. The EPA considered whether to ban it for roughly a decade before Trump appointed EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, a...

  • Six other senators- Kamala Harris of California, Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Cory Booker of New Jersey, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Richard Durbin of Illinois and Ed Markey of Massachusetts- are co-sponsoring it. The EPA considered whether to ban it for roughly a decade before Trump appointed EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, a Republican from...

  • Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

    Democrats' most high-profile politicians have embraced Sanders's "Medicare-for-all" rallying cry, Vox reports.

  • President Donald Trump talks with Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk at Trump Tower last February.

    Some of Silicon Valley's most prominent execs have already started donating to both parties ahead of the 2018 midterms, Recode reports.

  • Sen. Bernie Sanders

    He's staffing up, touring the country, and still drawing record crowds, says Matthew Yglesias.

  • New York Senator Chuck Schumer

    Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer called the ban "appalling," adding that it hurts innocent people, NBC News reports.

  • Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Oprah Winfrey

    Here is The Hill's initial ranking of top Democratic presidential contenders for 2020.

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    Women are starting up small businesses at twice the pace of men. Here's why they need our help, says Senator Jeanne Shaheen.

  • *New York mayor says 30,000 to 40,000 need housing. NEW YORK, Nov 4- With freezing temperatures forecast, tens of thousands of people hit by superstorm Sandy need temporary housing, New York officials said on Sunday, but it was not immediately clear where they could all be sheltered.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 4- With freezing temperatures forecast, tens of thousands of people hit by superstorm Sandy need temporary housing, New York officials said on Sunday, but it was not immediately clear where they could all be sheltered. But nearly 1 million people in New Jersey and almost 730,000 in New York state are still without power, authorities said.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 1- The federal government will cover 100 percent of emergency power and public transportation costs through Nov. 9 for the areas of New York and New Jersey that were hit hard by superstorm Sandy, officials said on Thursday.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 1- The federal government will cover 100 percent of emergency power and public transportation costs through Nov. 9 for the areas of New York and New Jersey that were hit hard by superstorm Sandy, according to the U.S. senators of the two states.