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Menendez, with eye on committee chair, blasts Trump in new report

Menendez, with eye on committee chair, blasts Trump in new report

2 hours ago   |   Politico

Shortly after Viktor Orban visited him in the White House, President Donald Trump called one of his biggest critics in Congress to defend his decision to meet with the...
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Pandemic-Era Unknowns Stir Polarization

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

*Stay tuned for special Election Night editions of Balance of Power*The rancor stoked by politicians and on social media has been building across the world for some time. But...
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Covid Plus Decades of Pollution Are a Nasty Combo for Detroit

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Have acres of industrial buildup around a Motor City neighborhood left residents especially vulnerable?
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Court-Packing Alternatives Start Gaining Traction With Democrats

6 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

While Democrats have pushed Joe Biden to support expanding the number of justices on the Supreme Court, the presidential nominee has approached the idea warily, saying last...
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The Pandemic Tears a Hole in a Vital Child Nutrition Safety Net

6 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Online learning means fewer students are getting free and discounted school meals.
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Peru Lawmakers Present New Motion to Impeach President

10 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Lawmakers from four parties in Peru's congress presented a motion to impeach President Martin Vizcarra over bribery allegations, barely a month after an initial attempt to oust...
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South Africa Moves to Soothe Investor Fears Over Land Grabs

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

As South Africa revises its legal framework to make it easier to take property without paying for it, the nation's land minister has given assurances that the contentious...
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Tech Spent Millions Lobbying Amid Antitrust Assault, CEO Hearing

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Technology giants such as Amazon.com Inc. and Alphabet Inc.'s Google spent millions on lobbying in the third quarter of 2020 as they braced for an eruption of antitrust...
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Pelosi sees ‘a path' to stimulus deal - but deadline may slip

Pelosi sees ‘a path' to stimulus deal - but deadline may slip

21 hours ago   |   Politico

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday that she and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are “on a path” to a massive coronavirus relief deal, just hours before her self-imposed...
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New DCCC TV Ad in TX-21: Chip Roy Sold Out Texans with Pre-Existing Conditions

New DCCC TV Ad in TX-21: Chip Roy Sold Out Texans with Pre-Existing Conditions

21 hours ago   |   DCCC

Starting today, “Know” will reach Texans in the 21st District as part of the DCCC's $1 million San Antonio TV buy Today, the DCCC released its second television ad in Texas'...
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In Race's Final Days, Biden Campaign Has Big Cash Advantage Over Trump's

In Race's Final Days, Biden Campaign Has Big Cash Advantage Over Trump's

The president's campaign committee finished September with $63.1 million cash on hand, compared with the Biden team's $177.3 million, according to new federal filings. (Image... Read more ...

Amy Coney Barrett Was Trustee At Private School With Anti-Gay Policies

Amy Coney Barrett Was Trustee At Private School With Anti-Gay Policies

Trinity Schools Inc., which runs the three campuses, is affiliated with People of Praise, an insular community rooted in its own interpretation of the Bible. Read more ...

Justice Dept. to file landmark antitrust case against Google

Justice Dept. to file landmark antitrust case against Google

The Justice Department is expected to file a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Google has been abusing its online dominance in online search to stifle competition and harm... Read more ...

Parents of 545 Kids Separated at the Border Can't Be Found

Parents of 545 Kids Separated at the Border Can't Be Found

Court-appointed lawyers said Tuesday that they have been unable to find parents of 545 children who were separated at the US border with Mexico early in the Trump... Read more ...

Trump Maintains Bank Account In China, New York Times Reveals

Trump Maintains Bank Account In China, New York Times Reveals

The report would seem to undercut the GOP's efforts to smear Hunter Biden for his links to business deals in China. Read more ...

Donald Trump Causes A Fuss Over Upcoming ‘60 Minutes' Interview

Donald Trump Causes A Fuss Over Upcoming ‘60 Minutes' Interview

The president reportedly cut his interview short with Lesley Stahl before criticizing her online and threatening to release footage prior to airtime. Read more ...

Report: McConnell Warns WH Against Relief Deal

Report: McConnell Warns WH Against Relief Deal

Washington negotiations on a huge COVID-19 relief bill took a modest step forward on Tuesday, though time is running out and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, President... Read more ...

Trump ends '60 Minutes' interview, attacks Lesley Stahl on Twitter

Trump ends '60 Minutes' interview, attacks Lesley Stahl on Twitter

At the White House on Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump ended a fiery interview taping with CBS News' “60 Minutes,” proceeded to launch an attack against the... Read more ...

Intel Officers 'Terrified' Of Briefing Trump On Russia Because He Would...

Intel Officers 'Terrified' Of Briefing Trump On Russia Because He Would 'Explode': Report

"He'll explode and the whole thing will get derailed, because he has this weird affinity for Putin," a former national security officer said. Read more ...

WATCH: New DCCC TV Ad Highlights Chabot's Shady Record

WATCH: New DCCC TV Ad Highlights Chabot's Shady Record

Today, the DCCC released a new ad in Ohio's 1 st Congressional District, “ Conspiracy ,” which exposes Steve Chabot's 24-year record of shady votes and behavior in office. The... Read more ...