Vice President Mike Pence, center, along with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, left, and CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield, right, speaks to the media after a meeting with cruise line company leaders to discuss the efforts to fight the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, at Port Everglades, Saturday March 7, 2020, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (AP Photo/Gaston De Cardenas)

White House didn’t want to tell older people not to fly, official says

The White House overruled health officials who wanted to recommend that elderly and physically fragile people be advised not to fly because of the coronavirus, a federal official said.

A Sanders voter, weary of debt at 29: I have nothing to lose

Bernie Sanders has staked his campaign on the promise that he can draw in voters who have felt left out of politics — in particular the young and the working class, especially in regions like the Midwest where Democrats lost to Donald Trump in 2016.

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 06: Democratic Presidential Candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) makes his entrance during a campaign rally at the TCF Center on March 6, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. Senator Sanders discussed various topics including the differences between his and former Vice President Joe Bidens agenda after Bidens victories on Super Tuesday. (Photo by Brittany Greeson/Getty Images) ***BESTPIX***

Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden are stepping up their attacks, with more primaries approaching

Sanders and Biden are spending their first weekend as their party’s last top White House contenders sharpening their attacks against one another. Six state will hold primaries Tuesday.

FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2016 file photo, Chief Justice John Roberts arrives for the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. Roberts, lately a fixture at the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, is expected to be among four Supreme Court justices at House of Representatives Tuesday evening for the president’s State of the Union speech. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Roberts chides Schumer for remarks about two Supreme Court justices

Çhief Justice John Roberts on Wednesday criticized as “inappropriate” and “dangerous” comments that Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer made outside the Supreme Court earlier in the day about Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh.

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., endorses Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden at a campaign rally Monday, March 2, 2020 in Dallas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)

Biden nabs Klobuchar, Buttigieg support on Super Tuesday eve

Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg united behind Joe Biden’s presidential bid on Monday as the Democratic Party’s moderate wing moved to boost the former vice president just hours before voting began across a series of high-stakes Super Tuesday states.

Chris Matthews retires from MSNBC, cites comments to women

Veteran MSNBC host Chris Matthews said he’s retiring from his show “Hardball,” citing his inappropriate comments about women.

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