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Biden moves ahead on civil rights without Congress. But his legacy depends on them

Biden moves ahead on civil rights without Congress. But his legacy depends on them

2 days ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden's ambitious civil rights agenda might face insurmountable hurdles in the Senate. But he isn't waiting on members of Congress to try and build a legacy. Three months...
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Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump women's event at Trump's Doral resort even as a sex trafficking investigation looms

Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump women's event at Trump's Doral resort even as a sex trafficking investigation looms

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Even as a federal probe into sex trafficking allegations looms over his head, Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump, conservative women's gala event...
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US considers BOYCOTT of 2022 Beijing Olympics, may convince allies to skip winter games - State Department

US considers BOYCOTT of 2022 Beijing Olympics, may convince allies to skip winter games - State Department

5 days ago   |   RT   |   8 articles

With Washington viewing China's treatment of Uighur Muslims as “genocide,” the US weighs following the calls of activists who want Western countries to boycott the games. A...
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Texas governor rejects first-pitch invite over MLB's All-Star snub

Texas governor rejects first-pitch invite over MLB's All-Star snub

6 days ago   |   Politico   |   4 articles

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott turned down an invitation to throw the first pitch at the Texas Rangers' home opener on Monday, citing Major League Baseball's decision to move its...
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Georgia governor says MLB ‘caved to liberal lies' by moving All-Star game over voter ID law denounced by Democrats as racist

Georgia governor says MLB ‘caved to liberal lies' by moving All-Star game over voter ID law denounced by Democrats as racist

8 days ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Major League Baseball's decision to protest Georgia's election reform by moving the All-Star game from Atlanta has snowballed into a major battle in the culture war, rocking US...
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Megan Rapinoe Tells Congress 'No Level Of Status' Protects Women From Pay Inequity

Megan Rapinoe Tells Congress 'No Level Of Status' Protects Women From Pay Inequity

18 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team has won four World Cups and smashed viewing records, yet "we are still paid less than men," she said.
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Steph Curry, Megan Rapinoe Among Athletes Urging Passage of 'For the People Act'

19 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

A number of professional athletes, entertainers and musicians are calling on Congress to pass the For the People Act , which would expand voter registration and online voter...
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If President Biden is in Charge, Why Would America Need a Gun Czar?

1 month ago   |   NSSF

Congress is lining up behind billionaire-backed gun control groups demanding that President Joe Biden appoint a gun control czar to dictate to America just who, when, how and...
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Highlights of the $1.9T COVID bill nearing final passage

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   11 articles

WASHINGTON - The Senate approved a sweeping pandemic relief package over Republican opposition on Saturday, moving President Joe Biden closer to a milestone political victory...
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Senate approves Biden's $1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan

Senate approves Biden's $1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan

1 month ago   |   Politico   |   12 articles

The Senate passed President Joe Biden's nearly $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Saturday morning, delivering on the White House's first major legislative priority. The...
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Kershaw barely outduels Scherzer, Dodgers sweep Nats 3-0

Kershaw barely outduels Scherzer, Dodgers sweep Nats 3-0

LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw pitched six innings of five-hit ball to win an outstanding duel with Max Scherzer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers swept three games from the... Read more ...

Taylor helps Royals top White Sox 4-3 in 10 innings

Taylor helps Royals top White Sox 4-3 in 10 innings

CHICAGO - Michael A. Taylor scored when Garrett Crochet misplayed Andrew Benintendi's bunt in the 10th inning, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago... Read more ...

Celtics' 31-3 second half run ends Nuggets' win streak

Jayson Tatum finished with 28 points and Jaylen Brown had 20. Read more ...

David Quinn chooses goalie Igor Shesterkin to start Sunday against Islanders

The Rangers coach said it was a tough decision because backup Alexandar Georgiev is 7-2 against the Isles and played well in Friday's win. Read more ...

Canadian Basketball Hopes a New Floor Will Raise Its Ceiling

Canada hasn't made the Olympics in men's basketball in two decades, but its sports officials hope a memento from the Toronto Raptors' championship run will bring good luck. Read more ...

UofL guard Carlik Jones to enter NBA draft pool while preserving eligibility...

UofL guard Carlik Jones to enter NBA draft pool while preserving eligibility for next season

Carlik Jones plans to enter his name for consideration in the 2021 NBA Draft. Read more ...

Mets-Marlins a wash as Marcus Stroman rips decision to start game in the rain

Manager Luis Rojas said the team spoke to "an exclusive forecast expert" beforehand and were under the impression conditions would improve. Read more ...

Henrik Lundqvist won't play for Caps this season due to inflammation after...

The veteran goalie stated he need a few more months to recover from his open-heart surgery. Read more ...

Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Has No Timetable to Return from Knee Injury

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo will miss an indefinite amount of time with a knee injury, head coach Mike Budenholzer told reporters on Sunday... Read more ...

Bullpen shines as Padres blank Rangers for 3-game sweep

Bullpen shines as Padres blank Rangers for 3-game sweep

ARLINGTON, Texas - Trent Grisham and Manny Machado homered, Craig Stammen led a parade of six effective San Diego relievers after starter Adrian Morejon left early with an... Read more ...