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New Mexico Democrats hold up Trump judicial appointments

50 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

New Mexico's Democratic senators have placed the judicial confirmations for two U.S. District Court vacancies on hold until after the Nov. 3 election. They say the president...
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Dems' Rantings on Supreme Court Betray Them

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

He compulsive and self-righteous bellicosity of the Democratic leaders in Congress over the Supreme Court vacancy has opened an opportunity for President Trump to strike...
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Hillary Clinton Warns “Would-Be Dictator” Trump's Threats Should Be Taken Seriously

1 hour ago   |   Politicus USA

Hillary Clinton has warned that Donald Trump's unwillingness to commit to a peaceful transition of power should be taking seriously. Her comment comes as the Department of...
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Warning Signs in PA of Mail Ballot Chaos in Nov

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The state of Pennsylvania is rapidly emerging as a contentious battleground where Republicans and Democrats are fighting over one of the most hot-button issues in November's...
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Uber and Lyft Are Charging Through Washington's Revolving Door

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

On Labor Day, Uber released its first “climate assessment” report, admitting that the average trip taken on its service is 41 percent more carbon-intensive than a typical car...
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The House seats most likely to flip in November

3 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Less than six weeks out from the election, House Republicans have a chance to just pick up a handful of seats. But so do Democrats.
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Maine's Independent-Minded Voters Want Susan Collins to Stand Up to Her Party

Maine's Independent-Minded Voters Want Susan Collins to Stand Up to Her Party

4 hours ago   |   Politico

SKOWHEGAN, Maine-On Tuesday morning, Merlene Sanborn was at work on an alteration at her small stitchery. Near her sewing machine, a radio was playing an endless stream of...
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Biden's anti-biz agenda would wreck the economy

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Democrats are rewriting history, celebrating the Obama record on the economy as if these were the salad days for America. In Washington parlance, that is called...
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‘Everyone sees the train wreck coming': Trump reveals his November endgame

‘Everyone sees the train wreck coming': Trump reveals his November endgame

4 hours ago   |   Politico

Following his defeat in the 2016 Iowa caucus, Donald Trump accused Ted Cruz of cheating and said the results should be nullified. After winning the presidency that fall, Trump...
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'Light Years Ahead' Of Their Elders, Young Republicans Push GOP On Climate Change

'Light Years Ahead' Of Their Elders, Young Republicans Push GOP On Climate Change

4 hours ago   |   NPR

Climate change is major election issue for Democrats, but not Republicans. Yet polls show many young conservatives are concerned about climate impacts, and some are lobbying...
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RBG Is Still Making History

RBG Is Still Making History

Capping days of commemorations of her extraordinary life, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday becomes the first woman in American history to lie in state in the... Read more ...

Government Executes First Black Man Since Resuming Federal Death Penalty

Government Executes First Black Man Since Resuming Federal Death Penalty

Christopher Vialva, who was convicted for killing a couple as a teen in 1999, is the seventh federal execution this summer when Trump revived the punishment. Read more ...

White House Says Trump Will Accept Result Of 'Free And Fair Election'

White House Says Trump Will Accept Result Of 'Free And Fair Election'

Press secretary Kayleigh McEnany declined to say if Trump will commit to a peaceful transfer of power and if the election's legitimacy depends on who wins. Read more ...

In memoir, Paterson recalls shock of Spitzer scandal

In memoir, Paterson recalls shock of Spitzer scandal

ALBANY, N.Y. - Former New York Gov. David Paterson found out that that he was about to become New York's top elected official via a phone call made from a bathroom, less than... Read more ...

Republicans brush aside Trump's dismissal of a peaceful transfer of power

Republicans brush aside Trump's dismissal of a peaceful transfer of power

Congressional Republicans gently pushed back Thursday against President Donald Trump's refusal to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the November election. Hill... Read more ...

Facebook, Twitter Remove More Russian-Backed Fake Accounts Ahead Of Election

Facebook, Twitter Remove More Russian-Backed Fake Accounts Ahead Of Election

The social media companies said the accounts and pages were linked to Russian actors that had launched "hack-and-leak" operations to hurt Hillary Clinton in the 2016... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders Says Americans Must Prepare To Stand Up For Democracy

Bernie Sanders Says Americans Must Prepare To Stand Up For Democracy

The onetime presidential hopeful responded to a suggestion by President Trump that he might not accept the results of an election in which he lost; the White House later sought... Read more ...

Poll Sees a Red-State Problem for Trump

Poll Sees a Red-State Problem for Trump

A new poll from the New York Times and Sienna College suggests that President Trump might be facing a problem with female voters in three red states in particular. The survey... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders: ‘This Is An Election Between Donald Trump And Democracy'

Bernie Sanders: ‘This Is An Election Between Donald Trump And Democracy'

The senator used his first public political event since March to paint a grim picture of President Trump's threat to U.S. democracy. Read more ...

‘That's what college kids do.' DeSantis wants protections for partying students

‘That's what college kids do.' DeSantis wants protections for partying students

Gov. Ron DeSantis suggested on Thursday that Florida could create a “bill of rights” to protect college students who face expulsion for attending parties under the strict... Read more ...