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Politics: Dallas Morning News Opinion - Public Utility
…electricity blackouts caused by the recent winter storm.
If confirmed, I will figure out what went wrong, why it went wrong and how to fix it, Public Utility Commission Chairman-designate Peter Lake told senators, referring to electricity blackouts caused by the recent winter storm.
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Politics: William Barber II - fingernails - overlooked - argument
…argument from the Rev. William Barber II. Yet he’s quick to let you know...
If you think American democracy is holding on by its fingernails, you won’t get an argument from the Rev. William Barber II. Yet he’s quick to let you know...
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Politics: House Nancy Pelosi - Associated Press - Liz Cheney
…glass to Liz Cheney, it was the most unlikely of toasts.
WASHINGTON — When Nancy Pelosi raised a glass to Liz Cheney, it was the most unlikely of toasts.
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Politics: Louis County Department - coronavirus - resurgence
…coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, St.
Facing a resurgence in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, St.
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Politics: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework - Iranian
…drone attacks against U.S. troops in Iraq in Syria.
President Biden is expected to use his meeting Monday with the Iraqi prime minister to press him to take a stronger role in curtailing Iranian-backed drone attacks against U.S. troops in Iraq in Syria.
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Politics: Budapest Pride - right-wing - crowds
…wing government filled the streets…
BUDAPEST, Hungary — Rising anger over the policies of Hungary's right-wing government filled the streets of the country's capital on Saturday as thousands of LGBT supporters marched in the annual Budapest Pride parade.
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Politics: Judge Laurie Earl - Sacramento Superior - eleventh
Conservative talk show host Larry Elder was…
Conservative talk show host Larry Elder was reinstated Wednesday in California's gubernatorial recall election at the eleventh hour after a judge found he complied with ballot requirements and that the state elections chief should never have demanded that candidates pr…
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Finance: Joe Biden - Elizabeth Warren - crusaders - stacking
…could include blocking mergers and...
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden has assembled the most aggressive antitrust team in decades, stacking his administration with three legal crusaders as it prepares to take on corporate consolidation and market power with efforts that could include blocking mergers and...
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Politics: Service Employees International Union - pissed
I’m just pissed off at this point. He...
“He won’t meet with us on Zoom like this, and I’m trying to be tactful, but I don’t know how else to say it, man. I’m just pissed off at this point. He...
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Politics: Cuban Revolution - unendingly - mishandled - inept
…Cubans are protesting by the thousands.
Like never before in recent times, Cubans are protesting by the thousands. And they have good reason, because their vicious, unendingly cruel, inept, corrupt communist bosses have mishandled the co…
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Politics: Detroit Tigers - dugout
…while keeping a third option in mind:...
HOUSTON — With a week to go until the trade deadline, the Rangers continue to walk down dual paths with Joey Gallo while keeping a third option in mind:...
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Politics: Blonde - A California - handing
…disqualified a private judge being used by Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, handing Jolie a major victory.
A California appeals court on Friday disqualified a private judge being used by Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, handing Jolie a major victory.
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Terry McAuliffe - Big Lie - all-in - gubernatorial
Youngkin went all-in on the culture war and Trump’s “Big Lie” in the primary.
Youngkin went all-in on the culture war and Trump’s “Big Lie” in the primary. Now he worries it will cost him votes.
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Politics: Northern Kentucky International Airport - Hebron
Despite its liberal tendencies, The Washington Post editorial board once acknowledged that…
Despite its liberal tendencies, The Washington Post editorial board once acknowledged that in a democracy, “everyone can’t be entitled to everyone else’s money.” Well, it ma…
Liz Cheney
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Politics: Capitol Hill - Liz Cheney - insurrection - bonding
…bonding over a shared belief that the truth about the insurrection should come out and those responsible held...
Nancy Pelosi and Liz Cheney are two of the strongest women on Capitol Hill, partisans at opposite ends of the political divide, bonding over a shared belief that the truth about the insurrection should come out and those responsible held...
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Politics: Republican Conference - Capitol Hill - Liz Cheney
…growing number of 2022 primary challengers, whose campaigns are largely energized by a quest to redeem him.
House Republicans who made a foe of former President Donald Trump face a growing number of 2022 primary challengers, whose campaigns are largely energized by a quest to redeem him.
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Politics: midterms - enacted - expanded - 25 - 18
…those laws will have a big impact.
While 25 states have expanded voter access, at least 18 states have enacted laws to limit it. And in battlegrounds, those laws will have a big impact.
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job-based - North Texas - landscaping - entryway
Employers are eager to hire more immigrants,…
Employers are eager to hire more immigrants, if only there were enough visas to go around. Job-based visas for temporary workers, including H-1Bs, H-2As...
…From Defense of Marriage Act, to San Francisco weddings to U.S. Supreme Court (archive) Gay Marriage… kimberlyfayeMercurynews
Politics: same-sex - defining - California Supreme Court
…From Defense of Marriage Act,…
Gay Marriage Timeline: From Defense of Marriage Act, to San Francisco weddings to U.S. Supreme Court
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Politics: United States Capitol - President-elect Joe
…those participating in the Capitol insurrection and slated for Saturday in Massachusetts stirs outrage.
A 'Heroes of January 6th' event celebrating those participating in the Capitol insurrection and slated for Saturday in Massachusetts stirs outrage.
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Politics: President Joe - New York Times - Tim Kaine - stefani
The proposed increase is a bipartisan blow to President Joe Biden’s spending plans.
The proposed increase is a bipartisan blow to President Joe Biden’s spending plans.
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Politics: Donald Trump - White House - Joe Biden
There is no constitutional way for Donald Trump to return to the White House before…
There is no constitutional way for Donald Trump to return to the White House before President Joe Biden's term is over.
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Politics: Texas Dems - President Joe Biden - Kamala Harris
WASHINGTON — They met with Vice President Kamala Harris on their first full day in Washington.
WASHINGTON — They met with Vice President Kamala Harris on their first full day in Washington. But as the Texas House Democrats’ weeks-long crusade for...
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Politics: civil-rights - Pete Holmes - city-hall
Seattle's series of bad city-hall decisions in mishandling public records from the civil-rights protests of 2020…
Seattle's series of bad city-hall decisions in mishandling public records from the civil-rights protests of 2020 requires a full public accounting, not the combative countersuit approved by city attorney Pete Holmes.
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Politics: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi - House GOP - insurrection
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on…
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two Republicans tapped by House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrectio…
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Politics: Marcio Jose Sanchez - A California - Norwalk
Gavin Newsom from office.
LOS ANGELES — A California judge on Wednesday cleared the way for conservative talk radio host Larry Elder to join the field of candidates for an upcoming recall election aimed at removing Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom from office.
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Politics: State Ken Bennett - Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Ken Bennett was the one person…
Ken Bennett was the one person associated with the recount with experience in elections
President Donald Trump
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Politics: United Arab Emirates - Donald Trump
LOS ANGELES — The chair of former President Donald Trump's inaugural committee who faces charges he secretly worked as…
LOS ANGELES — The chair of former President Donald Trump's inaugural committee who faces charges he secretly worked as an agent for the the United Arab Emirates to influence Trump’s foreign policy was ordered released from jail Friday on...
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Politics: West Virginia - Joe Manchin - Veterans Affairs
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Politics: T exas - Building United States Courthouse
…concern for appearances. The Richardson...
SHERMAN, Texas — Laura Maczka was a first-time mayor, earning $2,600 a year, with three kids and a mortgage and a concern for appearances. The Richardson...
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Politics: ballot - chamber
Democratic leaders said they have been told that…
Democratic leaders said they have been told that the Assembly will meet for veto overrides Tuesday but do not know which bill or bills would come up.
Since an abstention is a vote in favour, when a councillor cannot in good conscience vote in… (Michael Whyte)Vancouversun
Politics: abstention - cannot - conscience - motion
…they should vote in opposition .
Since an abstention is a vote in favour, when a councillor cannot in good conscience vote in favour of a motion, they should vote in opposition .
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Politics: Senate Judiciary Committee - now-justice - On June
A June 30 letter from the FBI revealed that the bureau got over 4,500 tips about the now-justice
A June 30 letter from the FBI revealed that the bureau got over 4,500 tips about the now-justice
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Politics: Keith Fraser - surfaced
…calling for a wider review of the Cloverdale rodeo after allegations of systemic racism and sexism surfaced.
A Surrey councillor is calling for a wider review of the Cloverdale rodeo after allegations of systemic racism and sexism surfaced.
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Politics: State Antony Blinken - coronavirus - Biden - shore
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to India and Kuwait next week for talks on China,…
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to India and Kuwait next week for talks on China, the coronavirus and Afghanistan, the State Department said Friday. The trip comes as the Biden administration seeks to shore up...
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Politics: Marjorie Taylor - not dangerous - Andrew Harnik
…threat of a Covid-19 resurgence.
While top Republicans pleaded with people to get vaccinated, others downplayed the threat of a Covid-19 resurgence.
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Politics: Internet Accountability - Silicon Valley
…Silicon Valley search titan in 2019.
That was back before we knew how bad Google really was, says Internet Accountability Project leader Mike Davis, who pitched his PR services to lawyers for the Silicon Valley search titan in 2019.
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Politics: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau - David Cohen
…internet and phone service provider…
David Cohen is a longtime senior executive at Comcast, a major American cable, internet and phone service provider headquartered in Philadelphia.
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Politics: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen - extraordinary measures
will reach its borrowing limit on Aug.
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told congressional leaders Friday that the U.S. will reach its borrowing limit on Aug.
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Politics: Daniel Hernandez - 31-year-old - Alexander Hunter
…communist ideology was a threat to American society.
This month, 31-year-old Arizona state representative Daniel Hernandez mocked the notion that communist ideology was a threat to American society.
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Politics: Larry Elder - gubernatorial - reinstated - eleventh
Talk show host Larry Elder was…
Talk show host Larry Elder was reinstated Wednesday in California's gubernatorial recall election at the eleventh hour after a judge found he complied with ballot requirements
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Politics: President Donald Trump - 77-year-old - New York
…year-old former New York City mayor and adviser…
Rudy Giuliani’s law license has already been suspended in New York, w hich could amount to a national suspension. Here's a look at the implications for the 77-year-old former New York City mayor and adviser for former President Donald Trump.
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Politics: Northern Kentucky International Airport - Joe Biden
President Biden on Wednesday promoted his…
President Biden on Wednesday promoted his economic agenda in Ohio, pledging to create thousands of union jobs even as Senate Republicans successfully blocked a vote to advance a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill he championed.
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Politics: penzenstadler - Garrison - groppe - maureen - joey
…Biden's American Rescue Plan funds.
The pandemic's financial toll created an economic emergency but now some governors and mayors are slow to spend Biden's American Rescue Plan funds.
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Politics: Lina Khan - Senate Commerce - preclude - deadlock
The social network is seeking to preclude FTC Chair Lina Khan from its case, which would likely lead the…
The social network is seeking to preclude FTC Chair Lina Khan from its case, which would likely lead the agency to deadlock on a vote to issue a new antitrust complaint
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Marjorie Taylor-Greene - Mitch McConnell - vaccine
On vaccines, the right's decades-long anti-government propaganda campaign comes back to bite them
On vaccines, the right's decades-long anti-government propaganda campaign comes back to bite them
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Politics: Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh - White House
Senate Democrats are raising new concerns about the FBI's background investigation into Supreme Court Justice Brett…
Senate Democrats are raising new concerns about the FBI's background investigation into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh after the FBI revealed it had received thousands of tips and passed “all relevant” ones to the White House counsel's office.
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Politics: Donald Trump - anti-abortion - GOP - gerrymandered
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The crowded Republican primary for an open U.S. House seat in central Ohio is…
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The crowded Republican primary for an open U.S. House seat in central Ohio is testing the ongoing political sway of former President Donald Trump as his choice in the race, a longtime coal lobbyist, is competing...
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Politics: United Nations - World Heritage - garnered - defer
CANBERRA, Australia — Australia on Friday garnered enough international support to defer for…
CANBERRA, Australia — Australia on Friday garnered enough international support to defer for two years an attempt by the United Nations’ cultural organization to downgrade the Great Barrier Reef’s World Heritage status because of damage caused by climate change....
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Politics: Joe Biden - naming - widow
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden is nominating Victoria Kennedy,…
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden is nominating Victoria Kennedy, an attorney and the widow of Sen. Ted Kennedy, to serve as his ambassador to Austria. He’s naming a top political f…
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Klux Klan Marching - Martin Luther King
Republican attacks on history are part of a larger strategic plan: Control the past, and you control the future
Republican attacks on history are part of a larger strategic plan: Control the past, and you control the future
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Politics: Richard Spagnuolo - Andrea Campbell - lottery-style
Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi George will have the good fortune of…
Boston City Councilor Annissa Essaibi George will have the good fortune of appearing first on the mayoral ballot, per a Friday afternoon drawing at City Hall.
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Politics: exit bans - pleads
action to protect Hong Kong’s would-be democrats.
On the eve of a new law allowing “exit bans” on government critics, an open letter pleads for U.S. action to protect Hong Kong’s would-be democrats.
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Politics: Homeland Security - White House - Oval Office
…with pressure mounting from liberal lawmakers and immigrant-rights activists.
The White House is facing a thorny decision over whether to end a pandemic border policy that has allowed Homeland Security to immediately expel most illegal immigrants, with pressure mounting from liberal lawmakers and immigrant-rights activists.
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Politics: White House - Susan Walsh - South Lawn - blinders
They appear days away from scoring one.
The president and his team kept on blinders in pursuit of a deal with Republicans on infrastructure. They appear days away from scoring one.
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Politics: harnesses - fast-track - pandemic - liberalization
Trade liberalization creates and adds value, capitalizes on competitive advantages, and further harnesses the…
Trade liberalization creates and adds value, capitalizes on competitive advantages, and further harnesses the power of freedom and choice. Advancing trade freedom is critical, especially as Americans are recovering from the pandemic.
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Politics: Services Xavier Becerra - in-person - abolitionist
Abolitionist Teaching Network, the group President Joe Biden’s administration cited as part of its recommendations…
Abolitionist Teaching Network, the group President Joe Biden’s administration cited as part of its recommendations for in-person instruction this fall, is so left of left it makes the Democratic Socialists of America — another group that’s infiltrated the public schools — seem moderate.
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Politics: revolves - recount - Racine - challenging
…recount of a Racine school referendum that passed by five votes.
The case revolves around the handling of a recount of a Racine school referendum that passed by five votes.
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Politics: Working Families Democrat - Ron Johnson
Mandela Barnes has long ties with the party but in 2020 his campaign for…
Mandela Barnes has long ties with the party but in 2020 his campaign for lieutenant governor was fined $1,652 for taking too much money from the group's PAC.
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Politics: Tokyo Olympic - Kentaro Kobayashi - Seiko Hashimoto
TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympic organizing committee fired the director of the opening ceremony on Thursday because of a…
TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympic organizing committee fired the director of the opening ceremony on Thursday because of a Holocaust joke he made during a comedy show in 1998.
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Politics: All European - United States - mixing - risky
Mixing economic and climate policy has always been risky, but we fear it’s rising to a dangerous level in both…
Mixing economic and climate policy has always been risky, but we fear it’s rising to a dangerous level in both Europe and the United States. All European...
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Finance: so-called - PFAS - implement - forever
House on Wednesday approved a bill setting deadlines for the EPA to implement drinking water regulations…
House on Wednesday approved a bill setting deadlines for the EPA to implement drinking water regulations for so-called forever chemicals calls PFAS.
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Politics: mayoral-race - Boston City Hall - propel - benefitted
Acting Mayor Kim Janey’s benefitted from her big new office to help propel her…
Acting Mayor Kim Janey’s benefitted from her big new office to help propel her toward the front of the mayoral-race pack — but she’s not going to have any assistance on the actual ballo…
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Politics: Jen Psaki - White House - Washington Times - speaks
White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday defended…
White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday defended Hunter Biden’s decision to meet with potential buyers of his art amid ethical concerns tied to the sales.
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Politics: House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy - insurrection
…will do the job it set out to do” despite Republicans’ vow to boycott the probe.
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection “will do the job it set out to do” despite Republicans’ vow to boycott the probe. House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy said on Wednesday...
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Politics: Associated Press-NORC Center - Affairs Research
…supply drinking water. But that's about as far as Democrats and Republicans...
WASHINGTON — The overwhelming majority of Americans -- about 8 in 10 -- favor plans to increase funding for roads, bridges and ports and for pipes that supply drinking water. But that's about as far as Democrats and Republicans...
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Politics: Gaetz
They're in the hole by more than $225,000 — after spending more than four times what the venture has raised
They're in the hole by more than $225,000 — after spending more than four times what the venture has raised
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Politics: John Bel Edwards - Baton Rouge - Washington Times
NEW ORLEANS — Republicans fell two votes short Wednesday of overriding a gubernatorial veto of a bill…
NEW ORLEANS — Republicans fell two votes short Wednesday of overriding a gubernatorial veto of a bill that would have required athletes to play on teams that corresponded with their biological sex.
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Politics: Jack Ciattarelli - gubernatorial - disrespect
New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli told supporters he’s “never gonna disrespect the base” but…
New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli told supporters he’s “never gonna disrespect the base” but needs to appeals to more moderate voters.
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Politics: House Democrats - President Biden - scuttle
…going as far as threatening to scuttle the entire package.
House Democrats are trying to muscle their way into the infrastructure negotiations between President Biden and bipartisan senators, even going as far as threatening to scuttle the entire package.
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Crime: drugmaker - epidemic
…which has killed more than 500,000 Americans over the past two decades.
The nation's three biggest opioid distributors and drugmaker Johnson & Johnson reached a $26 billion settlement to resolve thousands of lawsuits over the opioid epidemic, which has killed more than 500,000 Americans over the past two decades.
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Politics: Alexander Hunter - Washington Times - illustration
There’s more - and less - than meets the eye regarding the recent Department…
There’s more - and less - than meets the eye regarding the recent Department of Justice lawsuit filed against Georgia’s new election integrity law.
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Politics: Biden - White House - accusing
President Biden on Thursday slapped Cuban officials with sanctions, accusing them…
President Biden on Thursday slapped Cuban officials with sanctions, accusing them of human rights abuses during the island government’s crackdown on protesters earlier this month.
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Politics: Pentagon - innovation - panels
…focus on policy, science, business, innovation and health.
The Pentagon is expected to restore the five major panels, which focus on policy, science, business, innovation and health.
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Politics: Senate Energy - Natural Resources - tree-spiking
The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee split along party lines…
The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee split along party lines Thursday on Bureau of Land Management nominee Tracy Stone-Manning, whose nomination has been roiled by her involvement in a three-decades-old tree-spiking case.
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Politics: Senate Foreign Relations - Chairman Robert Menendez
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez on…
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez on Thursday bowed to Republican pressure and delayed a vote to repeal the president’s war powers granted for the two Iraq wars.
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Politics: incoming - pandemic - false - Biden - Covid - Jae
Democrats urged the incoming president last year to name…
Democrats urged the incoming president last year to name a point person to take on false claims about the pandemic. Now the misinformation question is an even huger problem.
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Politics: Homeland Security - Ron Wyden - President Joe
…agents deployed by the Trump administration to Portland last year.
The Democratic senator from Oregon says his committee will not hold the confirmation hearing until the Departments of Homeland Security and Justice answer questions about the federal agents deployed by the Trump administration to Portland last year.
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Politics: applications
…everyone — including those currently serving and hoping to...
Frisco is seeking residents interested in serving on a board or commission. To be considered, everyone — including those currently serving and hoping to...
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Politics: Congressional District - Des Moines Register - echoed
…Congressional District in 2018, but lost her 2020 reelection bid.
A Democrat, Finkenauer represented Iowa's 1st Congressional District in 2018, but lost her 2020 reelection bid.
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Politics: Merchant Marine Academy - Arizona Democratic - Nazi
Back when Arizona Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly ran for office in 2020, a black and white photograph surfaced of someone in…
Back when Arizona Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly ran for office in 2020, a black and white photograph surfaced of someone in a Nazi uniform, taken from a yearbook dating from the time the former astronaut attended the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
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Politics: Detroit Metropolitan Wane County Airport - arrives
The ruling raised the stakes for Democrats, who are looking to include immigration reform in a massive budget…
The ruling raised the stakes for Democrats, who are looking to include immigration reform in a massive budget reconciliation package.
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Politics: Wuhan - NIH - Kentucky
The Republican senator from Kentucky claimed the NIH funded research in Wuhan that made COVID-19 more transmissible.
The Republican senator from Kentucky claimed the NIH funded research in Wuhan that made COVID-19 more transmissible.
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Politics: Acting Mayor Kim Janey - westie whites - debacle
The two empty slots on the Boston School Committee from the “westie whites”…
The two empty slots on the Boston School Committee from the “westie whites” debacle have now been filled, as Acting Mayor Kim Janey announced two new members — including one whose prima…
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Politics: Bellevue Mayor Lynne Robinson - Leitner - disagreement
The City Council voted to commit $3.6 million extra to build the shelter by spring 2023.
Plans for a shelter for homeless men, after nearly a decade of controversy and disagreement, cleared a big hurdle this week. The City Council voted to commit $3.6 million extra to build the shelter by spring 2023.
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Politics: Mitch McConnell - Senate Democrats - Chuck Schumer
…leader said his party would vote against raising the federal debt limit.
Senate Democrats accused Republicans on Wednesday of a “shameless, cynical” ploy that would damage the economy and the government’s credit rating after the chamber’s GOP leader said his party would vote against raising the federal debt limit.
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Politics: President Joe Biden - inoculated - filibuster
CINCINNATI — President Joe Biden expressed pointed frustration over the slowing COVID-…
CINCINNATI — President Joe Biden expressed pointed frustration over the slowing COVID-19 vaccination rate in the U.S. and pleaded that it's gigantically important” for Americans to step up and get inoculated against the virus as it surges once again....
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Politics: Capitol Hill - Jewish Illinois Democrat - speaks
…citing a rise in anti-Muslim incidents across the globe.
Rep. Ilhan Omar is leading House lawmakers demanding the Biden administration create a special envoy to combat Islamophobia, citing a rise in anti-Muslim incidents across the globe.
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Politics: President Biden - superspreader - White House
…superspreader event that’s now infected…
What was supposed to be a publicity stunt turned into a COVID mini-superspreader event that’s now infected the White House and Congress, creating more bad optics for Democrats and President Biden.…
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Politics: Niagara Falls - Peter Power - Ontario
lawmaker who represents a border district.
The decision was quickly met by frustration from at least one U.S. lawmaker who represents a border district.
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Politics: Joe Biden - Joseph University - slamming - tweaks
President Biden on Wednesday defended his refusal to eliminate or reform the filibuster, saying tweaks would create…
President Biden on Wednesday defended his refusal to eliminate or reform the filibuster, saying tweaks would create chaos in Congress, while also slamming it as a “relic of Jim Crow.”
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Politics: Jeff Bezos - 94th - slushee - iconic - celebrate
…that it will commission a private space flight in August to celebrate its 94th...
Move over, Jeff Bezos. The Slurpee is going to space. 7-Eleven announced that it will commission a private space flight in August to celebrate its 94th...
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Politics: prove - Joe Biden - Joseph University
The questioners had a decidedly progressive tone at President Biden’s town-hall meeting hosted by CNN on Wednesday…
The questioners had a decidedly progressive tone at President Biden’s town-hall meeting hosted by CNN on Wednesday night in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Politics: Northern Kentucky International Airport - Joe Biden
…proposal will ultimately advance.
President Biden on Wednesday dismissed Senate Republicans’ derailing of his bipartisan infrastructure package as “irrelevant,” saying he’s confident the proposal will ultimately advance.
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Politics: Texas Nehls - Nancy Pelosi - Donald Trump - Rep
WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday…
WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two outspoken allies of Donald Trump for the select committee created to investigate the Jan. 6...
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Politics: Scott Jensen - anti-vaccine - TikTok
…TikTok ban over false Covid claims.
Scott Jensen appears alongside top anti-vaccine activists after investigation and TikTok ban over false Covid claims.
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Politics: Tiffany Crawford - two-year - 18
The council will be made up of 10 Canadians between the ages of 18 and 25, who will serve a two-year term.
The council will be made up of 10 Canadians between the ages of 18 and 25, who will serve a two-year term.
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Stephen Hume - stripped - 1872 - conversation
In 1872, the new province of B.C. stripped the right to vote from Chinese and Indigenous citizens
In 1872, the new province of B.C. stripped the right to vote from Chinese and Indigenous citizens
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Politics: Nina Turner Corporate - Jim Clyburn - pro-Israel
Big Pharma, the pro-Israel lobby and Democratic power brokers like Jim Clyburn are going all out to stop Turner
Big Pharma, the pro-Israel lobby and Democratic power brokers like Jim Clyburn are going all out to stop Turner
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Politics: King County Council - Reagan Dunn - unseat
July 20, 2021 at 6:00 am Liberal trio challenges King County Council member who has represented District 9 since its start
July 20, 2021 at 6:00 am Liberal trio challenges King County Council member who has represented District 9 since its start