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'We can do big things,' Schumer says as Senate approves aid

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Tensions were raw ahead of midnight as Republican leader Mitch McConnell rose in the Senate for the purpose of publicly ridiculing Majority Leader Chuck Schumer...
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Scary Hours: Mitch McConnell Is Reportedly Positioning Daniel Cameron To Be His Successor In The Senate

1 day ago   |   News One

A recent report by The Intercept revealed that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is allegedly actively working behind the scenes to eliminate a Kentucky statute that...
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The Manifest Destiny Marauders Who Gave the “Filibuster” Its Name

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

In the summer of 1855, William Walker, a ruthless, ambitious, famously short Tennessean, invaded Nicaragua with a private militia, declared himself president, and reintroduced...
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GOP pushes Murkowski to stay in line against Biden's Covid bill

GOP pushes Murkowski to stay in line against Biden's Covid bill

2 days ago   |   Politico

Senate Republicans are leaning on Lisa Murkowski to reject President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan, hoping they can get unanimous GOP opposition and prevent...
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Trump blames McConnell, Gov. Kemp for losing GOP Senate seats in Georgia

Trump blames McConnell, Gov. Kemp for losing GOP Senate seats in Georgia

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Former President Donald Trump lashed out at Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, blaming them Thursday for the loss of two Republican Senate...
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Cotton to block Garland's quick confirmation to lead Biden DOJ

Cotton to block Garland's quick confirmation to lead Biden DOJ

2 days ago   |   Politico

Sen. Tom Cotton will slow down the confirmation of Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden's pick to lead the Department of Justice. In a series of tweets Wednesday evening...
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The Deficit Hawks That Make Moderate Democrats Cower

2 days ago   |   The New Republic

This week, the first true headline-grabbing legislative battle of the Biden administration and the Democratic Congress has begun as the $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package...
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Mitch McConnell's Wife Elaine Chao Abused Office to Help Family Firm With China Business, Watchdog Found

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

A report said that Chao had used her office's staff to conduct personal tasks and promote a shipping business owned by her father and sisters that does extensive business in China.
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IG finds misuse of office by Elaine Chao at Transportation

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

The Transportation Department's watchdog asked the Justice Department to criminally investigate Elaine Chao late last year after it determined she had misused her office when...
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Watchdog says Elaine Chao, ex-transpo secretary and Mitch McConnell's wife, misused office including making staff edit her dad's Wikipedia page

Watchdog says Elaine Chao, ex-transpo secretary and Mitch McConnell's wife, misused office including making staff edit her dad's Wikipedia page

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Elaine Chao, the former transportation secretary under Trump and wife of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, was cited by the Inspector General for...
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President Biden says COVID-19 stimulus plan means $1,400 checks being sent...

President Biden says COVID-19 stimulus plan means $1,400 checks being sent this month

President Biden said Saturday that the plan means $1,400 checks to individuals would be sent out this month. Read more ...

Yankees ‘shocked' by Aaron Boone's quick return after heart scare

Yankees ‘shocked' by Aaron Boone's quick return after heart scare

TAMPA - Aaron Boone went back to work Saturday, just three days after having a pacemaker inserted to address a low heart rate. The manager was at the Yankees' Player... Read more ...

Dosunmu's return powers No. 4 Illinois over No. 7 Ohio State

Dosunmu's return powers No. 4 Illinois over No. 7 Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ayo Dosunmu returned after missing three games with a concussion and facial injuries to score 19 points, and No. 4 Illinois rallied to beat No. 7 Ohio State 73-68. Read more ...

Carlo released from hospital; Wilson has hearing over hit

Carlo released from hospital; Wilson has hearing over hit

BOSTON - Boston Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo was released from the hospital Saturday after spending the night following a head hit from Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson. Read more ...

Biden says Americans will start receiving their $1,400 stimulus checks 'this...

Biden says Americans will start receiving their $1,400 stimulus checks 'this month'

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden announced Saturday that Americans will start receiving their stimulus checks this month, after Senate Democrats passed his $1.9... Read more ...

As violence surges, some question Portland, Oregon, axing special police unit

As violence surges, some question Portland, Oregon, axing special police unit

Portland, Oregon, last year dissolved a special police unit designed to focus on gun violence during the national reckoning over racial injustice. Some say disbanding the unit... Read more ...

‘I will not self-suffocate!' WATCH Idaho demonstrators BURN MASKS at state...

‘I will not self-suffocate!' WATCH Idaho demonstrators BURN MASKS at state Capitol

Dozens of demonstrators, including families with small children, held a “burn the mask” demonstration outside Idaho's state Capitol building in Boise, demanding that face... Read more ...

NH reports 3 new COVID-19 deaths; number of current cases drops

NH reports 3 new COVID-19 deaths; number of current cases drops

Three more New Hampshire residents have died of COVID-19, state health officials reported Saturday, as the number of current cases dropped to its lowest level since early November. Read more ...

Maryland wins Big Ten title with victory over Penn State

Maryland wins Big Ten title with victory over Penn State

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Chloe Bibby had 15 points and nine rebounds, and No. 8 Maryland clinched the Big Ten regular-season championship with an 88-61 victory over Penn State on... Read more ...

Missouri real estate agent charged in plan to kill ex-mother-in-law

Missouri real estate agent charged in plan to kill ex-mother-in-law

She agreed to pay people $1,500 to make her ex-mother-in-law's death look like an accident, the Camden County prosecutor's office said. Read more ...