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Court-Packing Plan Appeases Left-Wing Dark-Money Groups

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

As McConnell recognized, 'This new court-packing commission is not some serious pivot away from Democrats' political attacks on the Court.'
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Is Dems' Court-Packing Plan Motivated by Revenge?

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

A bill to expand the Supreme Court to 13 justices seems motivated by political revenge, not sensible judicial reform.
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The Problem With Trusting “the Science”

2 hours ago   |   The New Republic

“The good thing about Science,” TV science evangelist and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tweeted in 2013 , “is that it's true whether or not you believe in it.” Protesters...
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The nation's cartoonists on the week in politics

The nation's cartoonists on the week in politics

3 hours ago   |   Politico


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10 Things in Politics: Trump ditches his spray tan

10 Things in Politics: Trump ditches his spray tan

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Good morning! Welcome to 10 Things in Politics , your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send...
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How Democrats Who Lost in Deep-Red Places Might Have Helped Biden

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

A study by a liberal group found a reverse coattails effect in 2020: Down-ballot candidates may have helped elect President Biden, rather than the other way around.
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GOP leaders diverge on Trump, putting party in limbo

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - One by one, the Republican leaders of Congress have made the trip to Mar-a-Lago to see Donald Trump. Kevin McCarthy visited after the deadly Jan 6 Capitol...
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Gaetz and DeSantis: A friendship that may become a liability

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - When he launched his campaign to become Florida's governor in January 2018, few expected Ron DeSantis to prevail in America's toughest political...
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U.K. Political Elite Embrace Second Act Cashing In on Tech Boom

8 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

David Cameron's work for Greensill Capital, which has dragged the government into a high-profile lobbying scandal, showcased the growing trend of politicians taking jobs at...
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Biden meets Japan's leader to boost China-facing alliances

8 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is welcoming Japan's prime minister to the White House on Friday in his first face-to-face meeting with a foreign leader, a choice that...
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Maxine Waters Puts Jim Jordan In His Place Amid Absurd COVID-19 Hearing

Maxine Waters Puts Jim Jordan In His Place Amid Absurd COVID-19 Hearing

“You need to respect the chair and shut your mouth,” the California Democrat warned. Read more ...

Mike Pence Gets Pacemaker

Mike Pence Gets Pacemaker

Former VP Mike Pence is recovering from a Wednesday surgery in which he had a pacemaker installed, reports the Indianapolis Star. The 61-year-old's office says Pence had been... Read more ...

New Jersey governor makes new push for ‘sweeping' new gun laws

New Jersey governor makes new push for ‘sweeping' new gun laws

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday began his third major push for new gun control laws since taking office in 2018. He cited rising gun violence in cities across the... Read more ...

WATCH: Maxine Waters erupts at Jim Jordan and tells him to 'respect the...

WATCH: Maxine Waters erupts at Jim Jordan and tells him to 'respect the chair and shut your mouth' during COVID-19 hearing

Summary List Placement California Rep. Maxine Waters erupted at Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan on Thursday while the Republican lawmaker was berating Dr. Anthony Fauci during a House... Read more ...

White House dials down likelihood Russia offered bounties in Afghanistan

White House dials down likelihood Russia offered bounties in Afghanistan

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Thursday there is not strong evidence that Russia allegedly offered bounties to the Taliban to target U.S. and allied forces in... Read more ...

There Are 9 Supreme Court Justices. New Bill Would Make It 13

There Are 9 Supreme Court Justices. New Bill Would Make It 13

Last week, President Biden signed an executive order to set up a commission dedicated to studying possible reforms to the Supreme Court, including an increase in the number of... Read more ...

The US officially designates Paul Manafort's associate Konstantin Kilimnik...

The US officially designates Paul Manafort's associate Konstantin Kilimnik as a 'known Russian agent'

Summary List Placement The US for the first time on Thursday designated a close associate of ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort as a "known Russian agent." Konstantin... Read more ...

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in Floyd's death

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS - The defense at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd wrapped up its case Thursday without putting Chauvin on the stand... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz teased a 'fight back' ad, trying to shift attention from...

Matt Gaetz teased a 'fight back' ad, trying to shift attention from sex-trafficking allegations by alleging that CNN is out to get him

Summary List Placement Rep. Matt Gaetz is planning to push back at allegations he was involved in sex trafficking via an ad campaign targeting CNN, according to... Read more ...

A Taliban leader told the BBC 'we have won' after Biden announced the US...

A Taliban leader told the BBC 'we have won' after Biden announced the US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Summary List Placement A Taliban leader said that the US withdrawing troops from Afghanistan means the extremist group has won. Haji Hekmat, the Taliban's shadow mayor in... Read more ...