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Can the movement behind AOC conquer New York?

Can the movement behind AOC conquer New York?

43 seconds ago   |   Politico

NEW YORK - New York City's old political guard is getting elbowed aside. A 16-term Bronx congressman who routinely snagged prime State of the Union seats was trounced by a...
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States Shield Mail-In Voting From Postal Delay Under Trump Glare

34 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

State officials wary of slower-than-usual mail delivery are extending mail-in ballot deadlines and making backup plans to smooth early voting in the weeks before the November...
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News Brief: Biden Names Running Mate, College Fall Sports Canceled, Belarus Election

44 minutes ago   |   NPR

Joe Biden names Kamala Harris as his running mate. The Big 10 and Pac-12 conference cancel all fall sports. And, Belarus' opposition candidate in the presidential election...
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Republicans Ask Supreme Court To Intervene In Mail-In Ballot Dispute

44 minutes ago   |   NPR

Nellie Gorbea, Rhode Island's secretary of state, is pushing to relax mail-in ballot rules for November's election.
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Maya Rudolph Is Up for Returning to SNL as Kamala Harris

Maya Rudolph Is Up for Returning to SNL as Kamala Harris

1 hour ago   |   Newser

Maya Rudolph has played Kamala Harris three times so far during Saturday Night Live 's skewering of Election 2020, and she's cool with continuing to do so now that Joe Biden...
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3 Rajapaksas sworn into Sri Lanka's new Cabinet after vote

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's president swore into office a new Cabinet on Wednesday that includes two of his elder brothers and a nephew, after a landslide election victory...
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Osman leading in crowded special election for Minneapolis City Council

6 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Whoever wins will fill a seat empty since April, when Abdi Warsame left the council to lead the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority.
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To the Din of Drums and Horns, Thousands Seek Netanyahu's Ouster

7 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Criminal charges didn't do it. Neither did election machinations that kept the country in limbo for over a year, nor policies that divided a nation.
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Running mates don't usually matter. Kamala Harris might

Running mates don't usually matter. Kamala Harris might

8 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

For months, Joe Biden had little imperative to do anything other than watch Donald Trump self-immolate. But with his selection of a running mate on Tuesday, Biden now has a...
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Trump's Weak Attacks On Kamala Harris Have Already Flopped

8 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Trump's reelection operation struggled to come up with a coherent response following Biden's official announcement on Tuesday.
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In Historic Pick, Joe Biden Taps Kamala Harris To Be His Running Mate

In Historic Pick, Joe Biden Taps Kamala Harris To Be His Running Mate

The selection will make Harris just the third woman - and first African American - to be nominated for vice president by a major political party. (Image credit: Alexander... Read more ...

Joe Biden's Running Mate Announcement Imminent

Joe Biden's Running Mate Announcement Imminent

Democrats close to the campaign say an announcement is imminent, and could come as early as Tuesday. Read more ...

Trump Slams Biden's 'Radical' VP Pick

Trump Slams Biden's 'Radical' VP Pick

Joe Biden has chosen Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate, making her the first Black woman to appear on a major-party presidential ticket. The former California attorney... Read more ...

Running mates don't usually matter. Kamala Harris might

Running mates don't usually matter. Kamala Harris might

For months, Joe Biden had little imperative to do anything other than watch Donald Trump self-immolate. But with his selection of a running mate on Tuesday, Biden now has a... Read more ...

Joe Biden Taps Kamala Harris As His Vice President In 2020 Election

Joe Biden Taps Kamala Harris As His Vice President In 2020 Election

The historic choice makes the California senator the first Black and South Asian woman to run as vice president for a major party. Read more ...

Poll: Biden maintains 10-point national lead over Trump

Poll: Biden maintains 10-point national lead over Trump

Former Vice President Joe Biden maintains a 10-point lead over President Donald Trump less than three months from November's general election, a poll out Tuesday shows. Biden... Read more ...

Ballot Drop Boxes Become Latest Front In Voting Legal Fights

Ballot Drop Boxes Become Latest Front In Voting Legal Fights

Drop boxes have been used in some states for years, and their use is expanding as more voters cast absentee ballots. But the Trump campaign and some Republicans say they're not... Read more ...

Challenge To Minnesota Rep. Omar Tops 5 Races To Watch Tuesday

Challenge To Minnesota Rep. Omar Tops 5 Races To Watch Tuesday

The first-term progressive has a well-funded challenger. Also Tuesday there are two runoffs in Georgia with controversial conservative candidates. (Image credit: Stephen... Read more ...

Trump: G-7 summit will likely take place after election

Trump: G-7 summit will likely take place after election

President Donald Trump said on Monday that he would look to delay the Group of Seven summit until after the presidential election in November, postponing the annual gathering... Read more ...

Democrats seize on Trump's payroll tax deferral as an attack on Social...

Democrats seize on Trump's payroll tax deferral as an attack on Social Security, Medicare

Democrats are pouncing on President Donald Trump's new, temporary freeze on payroll taxes as his secret plan to end Social Security and Medicare - traditional priorities for... Read more ...