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Trump orders encroach on Congress' powers, invite challenges

9 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

BEDMINSTER, N.J. - President Donald Trump has bypassed the nation's lawmakers as he claimed the authority to defer payroll taxes and replace an expired unemployment benefit...
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For pandemic jobless, the only real certainty is uncertainty

11 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

For three decades, Kelly Flint flourished as a corporate travel agent, sending everyone from business titans to oil riggers around the planet. Then came the worst pandemic in a...
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The Right Begins A Reckoning With Globalization

The Right Begins A Reckoning With Globalization

11 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The coronavirus pandemic has shattered a 30-year geopolitical order. What will replace it?
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Trump Will Blow A Gasket After Pelosi Goes On Fox and Calls His EOs Unconstitutional Slop

21 minutes ago   |   Politicus USA

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi went on Fox News Sunday and called Trump's executive orders unconstitutional slop that doesn't do anything.
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Abrupt change to census deadline could result in an undercount of Latino and Black communities

23 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

The decennial census is not just about the count, but also allocating federal resources and apportioning congressional seats.
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Goldman Sees Weaker Lira, Warns on Risks of ‘Discontinuous Move'

37 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. predicted a deeper depreciation for the Turkish currency and warned that “with August illiquidity ahead of us, risks of another discontinuous move in...
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Controversy puts spotlight on Georgia congressional runoff

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

DALLAS, Ga. - Marjorie Taylor Greene is running for Congress - and is unrepentant about her racist rhetoric and support for the QAnon conspiracy theory. With the runoff for the...
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Ohio governor's conflicting COVID-19 tests raise backlash

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates and critics of his...
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The Other Reason Democrats Want Biden to Skip the Debates

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The former vice president was nominated and is running under the guise of being a centrist, but he is no such thing
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Gaffe-Prone Biden Is Toast

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Hose things with which we are most familiar are often hardest to see. This is perhaps particularly true of such fraught subjects as politics. There we are every day staring at...
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Trump Seeks To Go It Alone After Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Break Down

Trump Seeks To Go It Alone After Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Break Down

A White House source revealed Donald Trump's plans to sign an executive order involving economic relief amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

State to Kanye: You Gave Us 1.9K Invalid Signatures

State to Kanye: You Gave Us 1.9K Invalid Signatures

Looks like Kanye West won't be on the Illinois ballot after all, TMZ reports. The politically inspired rapper handed in his petition to appear on his home state's presidential... Read more ...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty University after viral photo

Jerry Falwell Jr. has agreed to take “an indefinite leave of absence” from his role as president of Liberty University after the release of a viral photo that showed him... Read more ...

Why The 2020 Presidential Election Is Not 2016

Why The 2020 Presidential Election Is Not 2016

With Joe Biden leading in the polls, Democrats are haunted by the ghosts of 2016 when Hillary Clinton led, too. But there are a few key factors that make this year's election... Read more ...

U.S. Intelligence Warns China Opposes Trump Reelection, Russia Works Against...

U.S. Intelligence Warns China Opposes Trump Reelection, Russia Works Against Biden

William Evanina, who leads the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, said China prefers President Trump lose the election, whereas Russia seems to favor him. (Image... Read more ...

Trump and Macron discuss sending aid to Lebanon

Trump and Macron discuss sending aid to Lebanon

PARIS - President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron spoke over the phone Friday about working with other countries to send immediate aid to Lebanon, the... Read more ...

How The Coronavirus Has Affected Individual Members Of Congress

How The Coronavirus Has Affected Individual Members Of Congress

Congress saw its first two members enter self-quarantine on March 8. Later that month, seven members tested positive or were presumed so and dozens more were quarantined. The... Read more ...

White House, Dem leaders make one last try on coronavirus relief deal

White House, Dem leaders make one last try on coronavirus relief deal

White House and top Democratic leaders will take one last shot at reaching a new coronavirus relief deal Friday afternoon. The final discussions come as President Donald Trump... Read more ...

Postmaster General Touts USPS Overhaul, But Promises On-Time Election Mail

Postmaster General Touts USPS Overhaul, But Promises On-Time Election Mail

Louis DeJoy's political donations have sparked questions about whether he has an interest in affecting the delivery of mail ballots. He said the postal service has "ample... Read more ...

Nagasaki urges nuke ban on 75th anniversary of atomic bombing

Nagasaki urges nuke ban on 75th anniversary of atomic bombing

TOKYO - The Japanese city of Nagasaki on Sunday marked its 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing, with the mayor and dwindling survivors urging world leaders including... Read more ...