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Josh Hawley Only Senator to Vote Against COVID Hate Crimes Bill Against Asian Americans

15 days ago   |   By Newsweek

In an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote, the Senate voted 94 to 1 to pass the COVID Hate Crimes Act on Thursday.
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The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

The US Senate has officially passed an anti-Asian hate crimes bill

15 days ago   |   By KCRA

The bill denouncing discrimination against Asian communities in the United States passed with a vote of 94-to-1.
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Senate Passes Bill to Target Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

15 days ago   |   By NY Times

The bipartisan vote amounts to the first legislative action either chamber of Congress has taken to bolster law enforcement's response to rising attacks on the Asian-American community.
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Mets' top pitching prospect Matt Allan needs Tommy John surgery

Mets' top pitching prospect Matt Allan needs Tommy John surgery

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Police: Missing Milford teen who disappeared overnight found safe

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UK minister lists ‘green' countries approved for English tourists in major...

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