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N Carolina judges keep alive lawsuit against voter ID law

14 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

North Carolina judges are keeping alive a lawsuit that challenges the state's new photo voter identification law as discriminating against racial minorities, but the court...
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Intelligence Chief Names New Election Security Oversight Official

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

A newly created post will oversee intelligence collection and analysis on foreign influence campaigns and efforts to attack election infrastructure.
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Director Of National Intelligence Dan Coats Appoints New Election Security Czar

Director Of National Intelligence Dan Coats Appoints New Election Security Czar

15 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

Spy world veteran Shelby Pierson will attempt to centralize election security efforts across the intelligence community with soon-to-be-designated agency leads. (Image credit...
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Dems ask whether DOJ memo prevented prosecuting Trump for hush payments

Dems ask whether DOJ memo prevented prosecuting Trump for hush payments

16 hours ago   |   Politico

House Democrats want to know if a decades-old Justice Department prohibition on indicting a sitting president played a role in federal prosecutors' decision not to criminally...
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U.S. intelligence chief creates election security position

16 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, who has drawn criticism from President Donald Trump for assessments that countered his policies, said on Friday he was creating a...
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Trump's Electoral College Edge Could Grow in 2020, Rewarding Polarizing Campaign

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

Re-election looks plausible, with an even bigger loss in the national popular vote.
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Democrats Could Take The Senate, As They Are Dominating GOP Candidates In Fundraising

20 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

In an early sign that Democrats are in a good position to take back the Senate, Democrats are outraising Republican candidates in all toss-up Senate elections.
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Thai court accepts complaints against PM, opposition leaders

21 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BANGKOK - A Thai court has accepted complaints against the prime minister and leaders of an opposition party in cases that could see them disqualified from office. Thailand's...
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2020 Election Will Be The Squad v. The Mob

22 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

All who fight to fulfil the ideals of the United States are in the Squad. And those ideals have never been in greater peril
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Joe Biden isn't the only ‘electable' candidate. Here's what Democratic primary voters are thinking - and how to change it

23 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

My research shows how candidates can overcome primary voters' "strategic discrimination."
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Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has seized a British oil tanker that was passing through the Strait of Hormuz. The IRGC's website, sepahnews.com, says the... Read more ...

Schumer decries 'awful' conditions at migrant detention facility

Schumer decries 'awful' conditions at migrant detention facility

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer accused the Trump administration of treating detained migrants “like criminals” after touring a Texas detention facility on Friday, calling... Read more ...

Iran Seizes British Oil Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz

Iran Seizes British Oil Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz

The incident, involving two foreign ships, comes a day after Iran seized another tanker and the U.S. claimed to have downed an Iranian drone. Read more ...

Restaurant Donates Sales From Day Of Trump's Rally To Immigration Group

Restaurant Donates Sales From Day Of Trump's Rally To Immigration Group

Matt Scully, owner of The Scullery in Greenville, North Carolina, said he and his wife wanted to celebrate diversity. Read more ...

Director Of National Intelligence Dan Coats Appoints New Election Security Czar

Director Of National Intelligence Dan Coats Appoints New Election Security Czar

Spy world veteran Shelby Pierson will attempt to centralize election security efforts across the intelligence community with soon-to-be-designated agency leads. (Image credit... Read more ...

Trump To Nominate Eugene Scalia As Labor Secretary

Trump To Nominate Eugene Scalia As Labor Secretary

If confirmed, the son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia would replace outgoing Secretary Alexander Acosta. Read more ...

President Trump calls for A$AP Rocky's release from Swedish custody

President Trump calls for A$AP Rocky's release from Swedish custody

President Donald Trump said Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump plan to negotiate for rapper A$AP Rocky to be released from Swedish custody, adding that the artist has... Read more ...

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

President Trump has picked one of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's five sons as his next secretary of labor. "I am pleased to announce that it is my intention to... Read more ...

House votes to raise minimum wage, uniting Dems after months-long struggle

House votes to raise minimum wage, uniting Dems after months-long struggle

The House on Thursday passed legislation to gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, following through on a key Democratic campaign promise and ending a... Read more ...

CNN Announces Lineups For Second Round of 2020 Democratic Debates

CNN Announces Lineups For Second Round of 2020 Democratic Debates

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Mayor Pete Buttigieg will be among the candidates facing off on the first night of the debate. Read more ...