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Biden Taps Gensler as SEC Chairman, Chopra as CFPB Director

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President-elect Joe Biden has picked a pair of veteran regulators strongly backed by progressive Democrats to lead two key Wall Street watchdogs, signaling that his...
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Poll: We have met the enemy and it is us

Poll: We have met the enemy and it is us

15 hours ago   |   Politico

More than half of all Americans say the greatest danger to America's way of life comes from their fellow citizens, according to a CBS News poll released Sunday. A total of 54...
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Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday, two days before a historic inauguration where she and President-elect Joe...
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One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement The US economy is receiving fresh fiscal support after months of plodding negotiations. But one measure of the labor market suggests the massive stimulus...
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Manchin says Senate should consider using 14th Amendment to remove Hawley and Cruz over their objections to Electoral College votes

Manchin says Senate should consider using 14th Amendment to remove Hawley and Cruz over their objections to Electoral College votes

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sen. Joe Manchin said the Senate should consider using the 14th Amendment to remove Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz, two Republicans who objected to the...
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Democratic governors accuse Trump administration of misleading them about vaccine stockpile

1 day ago   |   CNBC

Democratic governors criticized the Trump admin for apparently misleading public health officials about holding a stockpile of Covid-19 vaccines in reserve.
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Curley: Democrat, media hypocrisy shines again as Trump leaves

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

With Joe Biden's inauguration less than five days away, some amazing coincidences have occurred. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has casually destroyed New York for 10 months, abruptly...
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Walgreens and Pfizer become the latest corporations to suspend political donations to Republican lawmakers who objected to Biden's presidential win

Walgreens and Pfizer become the latest corporations to suspend political donations to Republican lawmakers who objected to Biden's presidential win

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement After the violent pro-Trump riot on Capitol Hill last week, some businesses began cutting ties with President Donald Trump , while some corporations...
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Top House Republican Wants DOJ Probe Into Trump's Capitol Siege Response

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Rep. Michael McCaul, the top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, wants to go ‘beyond' what Democrats' articles of impeachment covered.
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Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is set to collide with Republicans - and it could force Democrats to scrap measures like a $15 minimum wage

Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is set to collide with Republicans - and it could force Democrats to scrap measures like a $15 minimum wage

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden rolled out a $1.9 trillion federal rescue package on Thursday, a measure aimed at helping individuals, businesses, and local...
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Armed protesters rallied at state capitols as cities and states ramp up...

Armed protesters rallied at state capitols as cities and states ramp up security ahead of Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Armed protesters showed up to the state capitol buildings of Ohio, Texas, Oregon, and Michigan on Sunday ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's... Read more ...

Good Things Happen When Dog, Goat Elected Mayor

Good Things Happen When Dog, Goat Elected Mayor

A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor have helped raise money to renovate a Vermont community playground. The oddball idea of pet mayor elections to raise money to... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Parler could return to the App Store 'if they get...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Parler could return to the App Store 'if they get their moderation together'

Summary List Placement Conservative-leaning social media app Parler could return to the Apple App Store if it steps up its moderation, Apple CEO Tim Cook said in a Fox News... Read more ...

The Trump ban across social media wasn't censorship - it was a series of...

The Trump ban across social media wasn't censorship - it was a series of editorial decisions by media companies that call themselves social platforms

Summary List Placement In the wake of Trump's permanent ban from Twitter and indefinite ban from Facebook, right-wing public figures cried censorship. Media personalities and... Read more ...

The Florida data scientist who claims she was fired by the health department...

The Florida data scientist who claims she was fired by the health department for refusing to alter COVID-19 data said she'll turn herself into police after a warrant was issued for her arrest

Summary List Placement In a lengthy Twitter thread Saturday, Rebekah Jones, the data scientist who said she was fired in May by the Florida Department of Health for refusing to... Read more ...

What happened last week? Biden introduced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

What happened last week? Biden introduced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, Parler sued Amazon, and Loews Hotels cancelled a fundraiser for a senator

Summary List Placement What happened last week? As Washington last week readied for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, the incoming president announced a massive... Read more ...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Summary List Placement Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday, two days before a historic inauguration where she and President-elect Joe... Read more ...

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

If you're fascinated by unsolved 19th century murders and have $2 million burning a hole in your pocket, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Read more ...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

Summary List Placement The US economy is receiving fresh fiscal support after months of plodding negotiations. But one measure of the labor market suggests the massive stimulus... Read more ...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the Republican Party

Summary List Placement Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska has warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the GOP in a blistering op-ed for The... Read more ...