On Politics: Mayor Pete, the College Years

What drove Mr. Trump’s recent purge of homeland security officials? It was the culmination of months of internal clashes over immigration policies that many say were illegal, unethical or unreasonable.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked House officials to review security measures intended to protect Representative Ilhan Omar after Mr. Trump tweeted a video attacking the Minnesota Democrat using images of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Mr. Trump’s 2020 campaign raised over $30 million in the first quarter of 2019 — about what the two top-earning Democrats, Mr. Sanders and Senator Kamala Harris, raised combined.

Mr. Buttigieg officially kicked off his campaign for president on Sunday with a rally in South Bend, Ind., where he is the mayor, holding up his hometown’s revival as evidence of his political record.

Senator Cory Booker also held a hometown rally to kick off his campaign this weekend, visiting Newark, where he used to be mayor, to lay out his vision for addressing the economic and social ills of the country.

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