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SNL Skewers 'Congress's New 'It' Girl'

SNL Skewers 'Congress's New 'It' Girl'

8 hours ago   |   Newser

Saturday Night Live has once again skewered Marjorie Taylor Greene. In last night's 'Weekend Update' sketch, host Colin Jost invited the controversial Georgia congresswoman...
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GOP Rep. Gosar skipped the House stimulus bill vote to attend a white nationalist event in Florida

GOP Rep. Gosar skipped the House stimulus bill vote to attend a white nationalist event in Florida

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona skipped Friday night's vote on the stimulus bill to attend a white nationalist conference in Florida. Gosar on...
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El Salvador's Bukele Seeks to Expand Power in Legislative Vote

14 hours ago   |   Bloomberg


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Biden, Yellen Back Fast Senate Stimulus Action to Boost Economy

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg   |   4 articles

President Joe Biden called on lawmakers to quickly approve his $1.9 trillion Covid-19 aid package, which passed the House of Representatives early Saturday and heads to the Senate.
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Republicans test history in vote against pandemic relief

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - With the nation's financial system on the brink of collapse, all but three Republicans voted against the massive stimulus package designed to protect millions of...
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Nearly three dozen GOP mayors back Biden's COVID-19 relief package

Nearly three dozen GOP mayors back Biden's COVID-19 relief package

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Summary List Placement While President Joe Biden faces firm opposition to his $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package from congressional Republicans, many elected GOP officials...
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How Reintroducing Earmarks Could Help Fix Congress

1 day ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Here's how earmarks can help Congress and even build bipartisanship.
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Highlights of the COVID-19 relief bill advancing in Congress

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The House passed a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package early Saturday, 219-212, that includes $1,400 checks for most Americans and billions of dollars for...
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House Passes Biden Aid With $1,400 Checks; Focus Moves to Senate

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg   |   6 articles

The U.S. House passed President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion pandemic-relief plan, spanning $1,400 stimulus checks, enhanced jobless benefits and fresh funding for vaccines and...
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Ocasio-Cortez, Progressives Challenge Biden on Minimum Wage Hike

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

The Senate scramble over raising the federal minimum wage is presenting the first major test of the uneasy alliance between the Democratic Party's vocal progressive wing and...
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Trump calls on states to 'punish' big tech with sanctions if they 'silence...

Trump calls on states to 'punish' big tech with sanctions if they 'silence conservative voices'

Summary List Placement During his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Sunday, former President Donald Trump encouraged states to "punish" big tech if they... Read more ...

Trump teases 2024 run in CPAC remarks attacking Biden, Republican critics

Trump teases 2024 run in CPAC remarks attacking Biden, Republican critics

Donald Trump laced into his successor on Sunday, excoriating Joe Biden for what he called “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history” and suggesting he... Read more ...

'I am not starting a new party': In CPAC speech, Trump says he is committed...

'I am not starting a new party': In CPAC speech, Trump says he is committed to the GOP

Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump on Sunday firmly shut down the rumors of him possibly creating a new political party outside of the GOP. In January, The... Read more ...

Trump rants in CPAC speech that women's sports 'will die' if trans athletes...

Trump rants in CPAC speech that women's sports 'will die' if trans athletes are allowed to compete

Summary List Placement During his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Sunday, former President Donald Trump said women's sports will "die" if trans... Read more ...

CDC advisory panel recommends J&J single-dose Covid vaccine

CDC advisory panel recommends J&J single-dose Covid vaccine

A CDC advisory panel on Sunday unanimously recommended Johnson & Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine for Americans 18 and older, one of the last steps needed for the shot... Read more ...

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel says despite GOP divisions over Trump impeachment...

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel says despite GOP divisions over Trump impeachment, the party 'overwhelmingly' agrees on most issues

Summary List Placement Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel on Sunday said that the GOP remains "overwhelmingly" united despite divisions among lawmakers who... Read more ...

AG Reject's Cuomo's Plan for Harassment Probe

AG Reject's Cuomo's Plan for Harassment Probe

After a plan by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to have a retired federal judge review sexual harassment allegations against him drew criticism, Cuomo's office on Sunday asked that... Read more ...

White House staffer describes 'a complete lack of empathy' during Trump...

White House staffer describes 'a complete lack of empathy' during Trump administration for keeping residence workers safe from COVID-19

Summary List Placement While former President Donald Trump and many of his aides were battling their own bouts with COVID-19 last year, the White House residence staff never... Read more ...

Bill Cassidy says it's dangerous for GOP to 'idolize' Trump

Bill Cassidy says it's dangerous for GOP to 'idolize' Trump

Sen. Bill Cassidy on Sunday warned that the GOP's continued embrace of Donald Trump would cost Republicans elections up and down the ballot in the coming years, and predicted... Read more ...

Fauci on CPAC speech: 'I'm sure that you can get a standing ovation by...

Fauci on CPAC speech: 'I'm sure that you can get a standing ovation by saying I'm wrong'

Dr. Anthony Fauci on Sunday said South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem's criticism of him at the Conservative Political Action Conference was “not really helpful” to the nation's... Read more ...