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Infrastructure deal: Senate suddenly acts to take up bill

30 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Senate voted Wednesday night to begin work on a nearly $1 trillion national infrastructure plan, acting with sudden speed after weeks of fits and starts once...
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Pelosi Appoints Kinzinger to Panel Scrutinizing Jan. 6

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The selection of Representative Adam Kinzinger for the special committee adds a second Republican who has been an unsparing critic of former President Donald J. Trump.
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Trump clings to false election claims at Arizona rally

Trump clings to false election claims at Arizona rally

3 days ago   |   Politico

Former President Donald Trump on Saturday sought to lend credence to the partisan audit of presidential ballots cast in Arizona, holding his first rally there since the 2020...
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Trump Says GOP Lost Senate After His 'Rigged' Election Gripes Discouraged Voters

Trump Says GOP Lost Senate After His 'Rigged' Election Gripes Discouraged Voters

3 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

“Republicans said, ‘We're not going to vote, because this election was rigged,'" Trump explained. Dems then won twin Senate seats in Georgia.
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Opinion: Fascist Freedom Caucus Demands a Coup in the House of Representatives

4 days ago   |   Politicus USA

Trump to block the commission by any means possible. Republicans obeyed Trump and put a stop to the negotiated bipartisan investigation. When Ms. Pelosi formed the Select...
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At the recent CPAC, attendees celebrated the failure of Biden's goal to vaccinate 70% of adults. Now top Republicans have U-turned, urging people to get their jab

At the recent CPAC, attendees celebrated the failure of Biden's goal to vaccinate 70% of adults. Now top Republicans have U-turned, urging people to get their jab

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement High-profile Republicans are switching from a previous vaccine hesitant stance and now urging Americans to get their COVID-19 vaccines, as soon as...
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GOP State Senator's 'Stand Up For Our Culture' Rant Goes Viral For The Wrong Reasons

GOP State Senator's 'Stand Up For Our Culture' Rant Goes Viral For The Wrong Reasons

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

"Who is going to tell her?" asked one critic after Arizona Republican Wendy Rogers said she liked Robert E. Lee but didn't like "traitors who hate America."
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Sen. Ted Cruz Swings At Cleveland Baseball Team Name-Change, Spectacularly Misses

Sen. Ted Cruz Swings At Cleveland Baseball Team Name-Change, Spectacularly Misses

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

Twitter users went to bat for the Cleveland Guardians over the Texas Republican's post.
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Maryland GOP Governor Slams Republicans 'Whitewashing' Capitol Riot

Maryland GOP Governor Slams Republicans 'Whitewashing' Capitol Riot

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

“There's no way to just overlook this and say it didn't happen,” said the outspoken governor.
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Senate Democrats defied Biden in their vote to boost Pentagon spending. And it wasn't even close

Senate Democrats defied Biden in their vote to boost Pentagon spending. And it wasn't even close

5 days ago   |   Politico

The Senate Armed Services Committee's surprise decision to endorse a $25 billion increase to the Pentagon's budget this week was an utter blowout - and the clearest sign yet...
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James Polk, Pulitzer winner for Watergate reporting, dies at 83

He worked for the old Washington Star and later for NBC and CNN. Read more ...

Opinion: Journalism is Activism and Diverse Newsrooms Know That

It isn't news that journalists have been burned by their “conformity. ” From police shootings to sexual assaults, the voices sharing the news become just as important as the... Read more ...

Groups urge state to protect last wild Atlantic salmon in US

PORTLAND, Maine - Maine is home to the last wild Atlantic salmon populations in the U.S., but a new push to protect the fish at the state level is unlikely to land them on the... Read more ...

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

Californians tired of doing their part during triple-digit heat

SACRAMENTO - Californians are tired of turning off their appliances in the summer heat. For years, state officials have counted on residents to rescue the electric grid from... Read more ...

Thousands defy Orbán with festive Pride parade backing gay rights in Hungary

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Chris Sale to pitch 4-5 innings in Sunday's rehab start with Double-A Portland

Chris Sale is expected to pitch four or five innings in his next rehab start with the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs on Sunday as the Red Sox left-hander continues to eye a return... Read more ...

Family of James Brown settles 15-year battle over his estate

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The family of entertainer James Brown has reached a settlement ending a 15-year battle over the late singer's estate, an attorney involved in the mediation... Read more ...

Biden faces challenges in bid to reach a bipartisan infrastructure plan

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French protesters reject virus passes, vaccine mandate

Some 160,000 people, including far-right activists and members of France's yellow vest movement, protested Saturday across the country against a bill requiring everyone to have... Read more ...

Wildfires blasting through West draw states to lend support

Out-of-state crews headed to Montana Saturday to battle a blaze that injured five firefighters as the West struggled with a series of fires that have ravaged rural lands and... Read more ...