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Trump Acting Attorney General to Say No Widespread New! 2021-05-11 18:05:56Jeffrey A. Rosen, who served for the final month Trump was in office, is scheduled to testify on Wednesday about the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.

Senate Panel to Weigh Democrats' Election Overhaul New! 2021-05-11 18:05:47The Rules Committee was expected to vote on a landmark voting rights expansion as soon as Tuesday.

Uber, Lyft Will Give Free Rides to Vaccine New! 2021-05-11 17:54:17The agreement is one of several new measures the White House hopes will help the nation reach 160 million fully vaccinated adults by the holiday.

Biden Targets Domestic Terrorism With New Initiatives New! 2021-05-11 17:42:28The department said the moves were part of a strategy to “comprehensively combat domestic violent extremism, including violent white supremacy.&

Hispanic Democrats Run Ads Hitting Republicans Over Jan. New! 2021-05-11 17:26:28The advertisements from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus focus on Republican members who represent heavily Latino districts and won close elections l

For Clean Energy, Buy American or Buy It New! 2021-05-11 13:54:44President Biden says slowing climate change will create jobs. Tension between unions and environmentalists shows it’s not so simple.

The Biden administration approves the nation’s first major New! 2021-05-11 13:42:25

Glenn Youngkin Wins G.O.P. Nomination for Virginia Governor 2021-05-11 09:03:27Mr. Youngkin, a wealthy newcomer to politics who walked a line between the Trump base of the G.O.P. and business interests, will look to test Democrat

Glenn Youngkin, a wealthy businessman, wins the Republican 2021-05-11 08:51:55

White House to Allow Undocumented Students Access to 2021-05-11 08:28:42A new rule coming from the Biden administration will allow “all students” to tap into some $36 billion in emergency stimulus funds flowing

Luring Labor as a Beach Economy Booms 2021-05-11 03:00:17Restaurants are cutting lunch hours and gas stations are paying signing bonuses as a beach town’s boom serves as a possible preview to the natio

The Texas Voting Bill, Explained 2021-05-10 21:57:51The state’s Republican-controlled Legislature is likely to decide this week on a path forward for sweeping new voting restrictions. Here’s

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Respect: Is it the glue a polarized nation 2021-05-05 17:07:00Respect is a core civic value to American democracy, but it can also be used as a tool of repression. How can it knit together a fractured nation?

GOP continues to tighten voting laws despite corporate 2021-05-05 12:03:35Republican lawmakers are moving ahead to tighten voting laws, making mail-in voting harder in several GOP-led states. Rebukes and statements from majo

A debate over ending debate: Explaining the filibuster 2021-05-04 16:58:26With the Senate increasingly closely divided, frustration over the filibuster has grown. Is it an obstacle to progress or key to democracy?

World’s bankers take climate pledge. Will they follow 2021-04-30 17:40:00The world needs an extra $1.6 trillion to $3.8 trillion per year to adapt and respond to climate change – making private sector money vital.

In Minnesota, strong civic duty helps retain Congress 2021-04-30 11:19:23One state’s long history of civic engagement paid off in the 2020 census, helping it keep all of its congressional seats. Minnesotans, who had t

Biden’s first 100 days: Promises kept, but challenges 2021-04-29 16:59:09President Biden has followed through on many campaign promises – particularly on the pandemic. But he’s gotten relatively few bills throug

Meet the gun owners who support (some) gun 2021-04-29 12:19:00Could rise of suburban gun owner lead to compromise for gun safety?

In speech, Biden leans into spending, democracy, and 2021-04-29 12:18:48In his address to Congress, U.S. President Joe Biden stressed the nation’s ongoing emergence from COVID-19 as proof that American democracy stil

No, Joe Biden will not take away your 2021-04-29 11:47:35“Why doesn’t Joe stay out of my kitchen?” asked Rep. Lauren Boebert from Colorado. For a week, conservative media outlets spread the

Biden redefined ‘bipartisan.’ GOP moderates say it leaves 2021-04-28 16:28:00Can a bill be bipartisan if it passes with only Democratic votes? White House says yes, if it includes GOP ideas and Republican voters support it. GOP

Why the GOP chose Tim Scott to respond 2021-04-28 12:44:25Tim Scott is a Republican senator. He’s also Black and willing to talk about race – something national GOP leadership often downplays. Wil

Kamala Harris' first 100 days: A supportive second-in-command 2021-04-28 12:41:18Vice President Kamala Harris used to be one of President Joe Biden’s rivals. Now, as she tackles some of the new administration’s toughest

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Joe Biden and Catholic Church at loggerheads 2021-04-29 18:15:48While President Biden's inauguration was initially hailed by the Vatican for being that of the second Catholic president of the United States, the Ca

Taking control of the levers of Chinese online 2021-04-29 18:15:48The Chinese nationalist government has undertaken a vast operation to take over its online business. It has no intention of allowing private companies

The fight against criminal computer attacks 2021-04-29 18:15:48When dealing with computer attacks, the media only report on individual cases, overlooking the overall battlefield. They intermix criminal operations

To undermine Trump, did John Kerry betray his 2021-04-29 18:15:48The question was on everyone's lips in Congress on 27 April 2021: in order to weaken President Trump and maintain good relations with Iran, did John

Is Turkey in Pentagon's crosshairs again? 2021-04-29 18:15:48On 26 April 2021, Turkish law enforcement officers arrested 532 people accused of having ties to Fetullah Gülen's organization. This former ally

The Middle East is reorganizing, by Thierry Meyssan 2021-04-29 18:15:48The Middle Eastern states, divided not by themselves but by the powers that colonised the region, are reorganising themselves according to their own l

Chad: France's allies reportedly killed each other 2021-04-29 18:15:48According to the official version, Marshal Idriss Deby Itno was assassinated on 20 April 2021, the day after winning his sixth term as President of Ch

Pentagon attributes “Havana syndrome” to new weapon 2021-04-29 18:15:48Members of the House Armed Service Committee were encouraged to attend a closed-door hearing to be briefed on a new threat. Defense Under-Secretaries

Turkish reaction to US recognition of the Armenian 2021-04-29 18:15:48We reject and denounce in the strongest terms the statement of the President of the US regarding the events of 1915 made under the pressure of radical

In Venezuela, the corrupt are not who the 2021-04-29 18:15:48In 2017, then Attorney General of Venezuela Luisa Ortega Díaz denounced the convening of a National Constituent Assembly, accusing President Ni

Top twelve donors of US politics 2021-04-22 18:12:13Twelve US donors gave $ 3.4 billion in political contributions since 2009, according to Issue One - meaning they paid one-thirteenth of the total mone

Biden Administration funds teaching of “1619 Project” 2021-04-22 18:12:13Education Secretary Miguel Cardona (photo) has just instituted scholarships to reward the teaching of the “1619 Project” in schools. The &

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Tucker Carlson Twists Dr. Fauci's Mask Prediction Into 2021-05-11 07:21:29The Fox News host revved up his rage machine for the lamest attack yet on the infectious disease expert.

GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik Dragged Over 'Cringeworthy' Boast 2021-05-11 06:02:58The New York Republican said she was “honored.” Critics said she should be anything but.

How This Red State Expanded Voting Access 2021-05-11 05:45:03Many Republican states have restricted voting options, but Kentucky is charting a path that once looked impossible. Can anyone else follow?

Lindsey Graham: People Trying To Erase Donald Trump 2021-05-11 05:14:32The South Carolina Republican once warned the GOP "will get destroyed" by Trump.

More Than 1 Million Have Signed Up For 2021-05-11 05:00:02Biden cites the new Affordable Care Act subsidies as a reason, and he calls to make them permanent.

Sean Hannity Threatens Jimmy Kimmel: 'Don’t Talk About 2021-05-11 03:56:56"If he wants me to remind his bosses at Disney of all the crap that he’s done over the years ... I’ll be glad to pick that fight," said

Fox News Host Has Uncomfortable Moment As Guest 2021-05-11 03:10:23"Oh, come on, Randi, come on," Martha MacCallum told American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten.

WHO Classifies India COVID-19 Strain As ‘Variant Of 2021-05-11 00:54:14India has seen skyrocketing coronavirus cases, with a 7-day average of 391,000 cases per day.

Kevin McCarthy Ripped For Absolutely Orwellian Line In 2021-05-10 23:42:26The House Republican leader gets blasted after attempting to redefine "free thought."

Former RNC Chair Agrees GOP Is One Of 2021-05-10 21:14:20"How do you make democracy something that the right cares about again?” MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace asked Michael Steele.

Arizona GOP State Senator Now Regrets Recount: 'It 2021-05-10 20:12:28“I didn’t think it would be this ridiculous. It’s embarrassing to be a state senator at this point," Paul Boyer said of partisan re

Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst Defends Fellow Republican Liz 2021-05-10 19:28:59"Cancel culture is cancel culture no matter how you look at it, and unfortunately I think there are those that are trying to silence others in the pa