Politics

Biden comments on Sanders’ dropout

WILMINGTON, Del. (NBC) – Joe Biden heaped praise on Senator Bernie Sanders Wednesday afternoon, hours after Sanders announced he was suspending his presidential campaign. Biden echoed comments he’s made in recent weeks aimed at unifying the Democratic party as he lauded Sanders’ …

Bernie Sanders drops out of presidential race

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Bernie Sanders is dropping his bid for president, he announced Wednesday. Last week, the Vermont senator said he was taking a “hard look” at the future of his presidential campaign, acknowledging a “narrow path” to winning the Democratic nomination. …

Unemployment claims hit new record

(NBC News) – Weekly unemployment claims hit a stunning new high Thursday, with 6.6 million Americans filing just last week. That number doubled the week before. Ten million Americans have now been left without work in just two weeks as businesses shut …

Frontline workers frustrated over PPE shortage in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. — The shortage of personal protective equipment continues across the nation, and in Oregon and California. Frontline workers are in desperate need of personal protective equipment (PPE) while battling coronavirus. Monday, Oregon Governor Kate Brown (D) and several other elected …