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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell listens as President Trump speaks to reporters following a meeting at the White House in October 2017. Illustration by Alvaro Tapia Hidalgo for NPR | Photograph by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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'You May Need The Money More Than I Do': McConnell Once Returned Trump's Donation

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Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a campaign event in New Hampshire. Biden came under fire from fellow Democrats after his remarks on working with segregationists during his time in the U.S. Senate. Scott Eisen/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Blast Biden For Recalling 'Civil' Relationship With Segregationists

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U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., is running Democrats' 2020 re-election strategy. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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House Democrats' Campaign Chief Says Focus On Kitchen Table Issues, Not Impeachment

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Sen. Edward Markey, D- Mass., speaks at a rally for the Green New Deal on Tuesday outside the Capitol in Washington. The deal failed to advance in the Senate. Matthew Daly/AP hide caption

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Senate Blocks Green New Deal, But Climate Change Emerges As Key 2020 Issue

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Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Ind., announced on Jan. 23 that he is forming an exploratory committee to run for the Democratic presidential nomination. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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The Youngest 2020 Candidate Pushes A Platform Of 'Inter-Generational Justice'

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