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Correction: Election 2024-Senate Republicans story

May 6, 2024, 4:05 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story published May 6, 2024, about Senate Republicans, The Associated Press erroneously reported some of candidate Dave McCormick’s business background. McCormick was the CEO of an existing business, FreeMarkets, in Pennsylvania. He didn’t start the company.

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Here’s the letter that Biden wrote to say he would no longer seek reelection

WASHINGTON (AP) — Preident Joe Biden on Sunday posted a letter to social media announcing that he would no longer seek reelection. The decision by the Democrat came after building pressure from lawmakers, donors, activists and voters within his own party who had concerns about his ability to beat Republican Donald Trump in November’s election. […]

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Harris, endorsed by Biden, could become first woman, second Black person to be president

WASHINGTON (AP) — She’s already broken barriers, and now Kamala Harris could become the first Black woman to head a major party presidential ticket after President Joe Biden abruptly ended his reelection bid and endorsed her. Biden announced Sunday that was stepping aside amid widespread concerns about the viability of his candidacy. Harris is the […]

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What happens next: Biden wants to pass the baton to Harris. How that might work

As President Joe Biden ends his reelection bid and endorses Vice President Kamala Harris, Democrats must navigate an unprecedented shift.

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Photo: President Joe Biden speaks at a 2024 Prosperity Summit, July 16, 2024, in North Las Vegas, N...

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Biden throws support behind VP Kamala Harris to lead Democrats against Trump, aiming to avoid further party chaos

Biden dropped out of the 2024 race for the White House on Sunday, ending his bid for reelection following a disastrous debate with Trump.

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President Joe Biden walks down the steps of Air Force One at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, Wedn...

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President Joe Biden drops out of the 2024 race after disastrous debate inflamed age concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden dropped out of the 2024 race for the White House on Sunday, ending his bid for reelection following a disastrous debate with Donald Trump that raised doubts about his fitness for office just four months before the election. The decision comes after escalating pressure from Biden’s Democratic allies to […]

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Pastor Robert Jeffress vows to rebuild historic Dallas church heavily damaged by fire

DALLAS (AP) — The leader of an historic church in downtown Dallas nearly destroyed by a fire told congregants on Sunday that they will rebuild the iconic structure. Services for First Baptist Dallas were held at the nearby Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, where senior Pastor Robert Jeffress said they will rebuild the sanctuary, which […]

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Correction: Election 2024-Senate Republicans story