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Trump mocks Mitch McConnell for being 'helpless' to stop Biden packing out the Supreme Court

Trump mocks Mitch McConnell for being 'helpless' to stop Biden packing out the Supreme Court

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump has issued another attack on Mitch McConnell, this time saying the Senate Minority leader was "helpless" to stop President...
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Biden pledged professional diversity for his judicial picks with a break from Big Law. Progressives say he's off to a bad start

Biden pledged professional diversity for his judicial picks with a break from Big Law. Progressives say he's off to a bad start

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Regina Rodriguez stood out among President Joe Biden's first slate of federal judicial nominees. As the daughter of a Mexican-American father and...
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‘Way To Go, Joe': GOP Senators Heap Praise On Manchin For Vow To Preserve Filibuster

17 hours ago   |   Forbes

Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin suggested Manchin isn't as firm against all versions of filibuster reform as his comments suggest.
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DeSantis continues to pull in millions for reelection campaign

DeSantis continues to pull in millions for reelection campaign

17 hours ago   |   Politico

TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Ron DeSantis continues to haul in money for his reelection campaign at a torrential pace, adding close to $6 million since the start of this year's annual...
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New Mexico becomes 16th state to legalize marijuana, a rebuttal to America's 'failed war on drugs'

New Mexico becomes 16th state to legalize marijuana, a rebuttal to America's 'failed war on drugs'

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Beginning this summer, New Mexicans 21 and older will be able to both possess and grow marijuana. The state on Monday became the latest to legalize the...
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4 reasons the Democratic push for a huge infrastructure package will be tougher than the stimulus scramble

4 reasons the Democratic push for a huge infrastructure package will be tougher than the stimulus scramble

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Congress is returning from a two-week Easter recess and now it's set to tackle other parts of President Joe Biden's legislative agenda. Likely the...
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White House grades states' infrastructure as it pushes bill

21 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON - The Biden White House is amplifying the push for its $2.3 trillion infrastructure package with the release of state-by-state breakdowns that show the...
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Charles Booker forms exploratory committee for U.S. Senate run

Charles Booker forms exploratory committee for U.S. Senate run

1 day ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

LOUISVILLE - Democrat Charles Booker, whose unabashedly progressive campaign in Kentucky came up just short in last year's Senate primary, said Monday that he's forming an...
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Lawmakers mull forcing co-op boards to explain rejections

1 day ago   |   The Real Deal New York

State lawmakers are proposing rules to add transparency to co-op and condo boards' application review process. A new Senate bill would require residential co-op and condominium...
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A top Biden advisor says the White House doesn't need GOP support in Congress for infrastructure package to be bipartisan

A top Biden advisor says the White House doesn't need GOP support in Congress for infrastructure package to be bipartisan

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

Summary List Placement A top White House advisor said that President Joe Biden's multitrillion-dollar infrastructure plan doesn't need Congressional Republican support to be...
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Obama says he 'grieves' with the family of Daunte Wright, makes call to...

Obama says he 'grieves' with the family of Daunte Wright, makes call to 'reimagine policing and public safety'

Summary List Placement Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday expressed grief at the police killing of a 20-year old Black man, Daunte Wright in Minnesota, while also calling... Read more ...

Veterans of color say video of police pepper-spraying a Black Army officer...

Veterans of color say video of police pepper-spraying a Black Army officer shows that not even a military uniform is protection from police violence

Summary List Placement A video of police officers holding a uniformed Black US Army soldier at gunpoint and pepper spraying him during a traffic stop in Windsor, Virginia is a... Read more ...

Will Smith Pulls Film Out Of Georgia, Ignoring Post-Reconstruction Era...

Will Smith Pulls Film Out Of Georgia, Ignoring Post-Reconstruction Era Lessons In His Docuseries ‘Amend'

Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua pulled their movie out of Georgia in protest of the state's new voting law. Described as a big-budget slave thriller, “Emancipation” was... Read more ...

Moderna and Pfizer shares climb after CDC calls for pause in use of J&J...

Moderna and Pfizer shares climb after CDC calls for pause in use of J&J COVID-19 vaccine

Summary List Placement Shares of Moderna and Pfizer climbed on Tuesday after the CDC called for the pause in use of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine. The call from the CDC... Read more ...

Market wizard Marsten Parker averaged a compound annual return of 20% over...

Market wizard Marsten Parker averaged a compound annual return of 20% over 20 years trading stocks. He breaks down the quant-based investing systems he used to beat the S&P 500 for 2 decades

Summary List Placement Marsten Parker isn't your average investor. In fact, Parker beat the market for 20 out of 22 years of his investing career, often by double digits, using... Read more ...

Archegos chief Bill Hwang donated huge amounts of Amazon, Netflix, and...

Archegos chief Bill Hwang donated huge amounts of Amazon, Netflix, and Facebook stock to his private foundation. Those gifts would be worth $950 million today

Summary List Placement Bill Hwang donated Amazon, Netflix, and Facebook shares to his private foundation. The Archegos chief's Grace and Mercy Foundation cashed them in for... Read more ...

Siri says the date of Apple's next launch event is April 20

Siri says the date of Apple's next launch event is April 20

Summary List Placement Apple's voice assistant Siri has revealed the company's next launch event will take place on April 20. MacRumors first reported that after asking Siri... Read more ...

The US is sending 500 extra troops to Germany, Defense Secretary Austin...

The US is sending 500 extra troops to Germany, Defense Secretary Austin says, as Russia amasses troops at Europe's border

Summary List Placement Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin announced on Tuesday that the US will station 500 more troops in Germany. He said that this would "strengthen deterrence... Read more ...

Bitcoin surges to all-time high above $62,000, taking year-to-date gain to...

Bitcoin surges to all-time high above $62,000, taking year-to-date gain to more than 110%

Summary List Placement Bitcoin soared to an all-time high well above $62,000 on Tuesday, taking year-to-date gains to more than 110%, as the remarkable rally in the world's... Read more ...

US futures hover near record highs as investors nervously await key US...

US futures hover near record highs as investors nervously await key US inflation data

Summary List Placement US stock futures hovered near record highs as investors waited for key inflation data. Bitcoin soared to a new all-time high above $62,000 ahead of... Read more ...