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‘It is patriotism’: Seattle’s mayor rebukes Trump for saying ‘autonomous zone’ protesters are terrorists

Seattle’s mayor on Thursday said that “autonomous zone” protesters were patriots and not, as President Donald Trump called them, “domestic terrorists.” Since Monday, protesters have occupied a section of the city’s Capitol Hill neighbourhood after clashing with the police during a Black Lives Matter demonstration. “Demanding we do better as […]
‘It is patriotism’: Seattle’s mayor rebukes Trump for saying ‘autonomous zone’ protesters are terrorists
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Trump again demands governors ‘be appreciative’ of his coronavirus response and says Pence shouldn’t call ‘the woman from Michigan,’ Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Donald Trump demanded that governors show deference to the administration during the coronavirus crisis, saying, “I want them to be appreciative.” Trump has sparred with a handful of Democratic governors who are asking for aid and medical equipment to help combat their coronavirus outbreaks, including Jay Inslee of Washington and […]
Trump again demands governors ‘be appreciative’ of his coronavirus response and says Pence shouldn’t call ‘the woman from Michigan,’ Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
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14 photos of 2020 presidential candidates when they were in high school

Running for president involves maintaining a careful and professional image. A lot of the candidates looked very different before public life. Read Business Insider’s round-up to see how 14 of them looked. Visit Business Insider’s home page for more stories. Candidates for President of the United States will spend years […]
14 photos of 2020 presidential candidates when they were in high school
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Some Democrats are already blasting Joe Biden’s reported ‘middle ground’ climate change plan for not going far enough

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is reportedly crafting a “middle ground” approach to combatting climate change, which included fossil fuel options. Liberals and Democrats closer to the party’s base responded negatively to the looming proposal, as climate change is a primary issue for many voters. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. […]
Some Democrats are already blasting Joe Biden’s reported ‘middle ground’ climate change plan for not going far enough
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Jay Inslee is running for president in 2020. Here’s everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition.

Who is Jay Inslee? Current job: Governor of Washington Age: 67 Family: Inslee and his wife Trudi have been married since 1972. They have three children and three grandchildren. Hometown: Seattle, Washington Political party: Democratic Previous jobs: Member of the US House of Representatives 1993-1995 and 1999-2012, regional coordinator for […]
Jay Inslee is running for president in 2020. Here’s everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition.
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Washington’s governor, Jay Inslee, announces 2020 presidential bid

Washington’s Democratic governor, Jay Inslee, on Friday announced he’s running for president. Inslee, 66, was first elected to public office in 1989. He’s served in the Washington State Legislature and the US House of Representatives, and he was first elected Washington’s governor in 2012. Inslee’s campaign message will heavily revolve […]
Washington’s governor, Jay Inslee, announces 2020 presidential bid