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All the 2020 Vocabulary You Should Know Before Election Day in America

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

From naked ballots to safe-harbor deadlines - here are the terms to know.
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Pelosi wants 'big' health care, infrastructure push in 2021

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is preparing a 2021 legislative agenda with two “great, big initiatives” - expanding health care access and rebuilding American...
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U.S. plans to sell 50 F-35 fighter jets to the UAE after accord with Israel

U.S. plans to sell 50 F-35 fighter jets to the UAE after accord with Israel

4 hours ago   |   Politico

The State Department on Thursday informally notified Congress that it plans to sell F-35 fighter jets to the United Arab Emirates, according to the chair of the House Foreign...
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Inside Operation Warp Speed's $18 Billion Sprint for a Vaccine

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

It's expensive, secretive, and-if the president stays out of the way-our best hope of getting out of this pandemic.
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Trump Is Peeling Some Indian-Americans Away From the Democrats

12 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

America's second-largest immigrant group still favors Biden over Trump by a large margin.
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The 13 Races That Will Determine Senate Majority

The 13 Races That Will Determine Senate Majority

12 hours ago   |   NPR

These are the 13 races that will determine control of the Senate in the next Congress. To win control, Democrats would need to net-gain four seats, or three seats plus control...
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Democrats Press Trump's Company for Details on Ties to China

21 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Top Senate Democrats are asking the Trump Organization to explain the company's ties to China after reports from the New York Times that the president's company has a bank...
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Feds issue coverage plan for COVID-19 vaccine and treatments

22 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Federal health officials Wednesday issued insurance coverage rules designed to deliver on the promise that every American will have access to free COVID-19...
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It's not just the White House: polling shows Democrats with a big lead in Congress, too

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post

It's safe to assume that Trump's unpopularity is a drag on his party broadly.
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Majority of voters want coronavirus relief package before Election Day: FPU-Herald poll

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

A strong majority of Americans believe Congress should pass another coronavirus relief package before the Nov. 3 election, a new national Franklin Pierce University-Boston...
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Trump's USGS Chief Violated Whistleblower Protection Law, Inspector General Says

Trump's USGS Chief Violated Whistleblower Protection Law, Inspector General Says

James Reilly, the director of the U.S. Geological Survey, reassigned an agency employee after learning that the staffer had filed a complaint against him. Read more ...

On Poll Workers, Many Election Officials Breathe Sigh Of Relief

On Poll Workers, Many Election Officials Breathe Sigh Of Relief

In many key counties, volunteers have stepped up to fill poll worker shortages. But elsewhere staffing concerns continue. (Image credit: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images) Read more ...

Poll: Biden leads by 5 in Florida

Poll: Biden leads by 5 in Florida

Former Vice President Joe Biden is holding onto a 4- to 6-point lead over President Donald Trump in Florida - a must-win state for the president - with less than a week to go... Read more ...

Joe Biden Pledges To Pass Equality Act In First 100 Days

Joe Biden Pledges To Pass Equality Act In First 100 Days

The Democratic candidate says he'll prioritize the landmark LGBTQ rights legislation should he win the presidency. Read more ...

Fox's Carlson: 'Damning' Biden Evidence Vanished in Mail

Fox's Carlson: 'Damning' Biden Evidence Vanished in Mail

Tucker Carlson is pushing the narrative about alleged corruption involving Joe and Hunter Biden , and he delivered an unusual development on his show Wednesday night. Carlson... Read more ...

FBI Warns Of 'Imminent Cybercrime Threat' To U.S. Hospitals

FBI Warns Of 'Imminent Cybercrime Threat' To U.S. Hospitals

Hackers are unleashing a wave of data-scrambling extortion attempts as COVID-19 cases surge nationwide, the agency said. Read more ...

Poll: Biden notches narrow lead in Florida

Poll: Biden notches narrow lead in Florida

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by single digits in Florida, according to a new poll, earning the support of more than half of likely... Read more ...

Supreme Court Allows North Carolina To Receive Absentee Ballots After...

Supreme Court Allows North Carolina To Receive Absentee Ballots After Election Day

The court rejected a GOP effort to block the state from receiving and counting ballots up to 9 days after the election. Read more ...

Opinion | The Anonymous Unmasking Reveals a Secret About Washington Dirt

Opinion | The Anonymous Unmasking Reveals a Secret About Washington Dirt

Washington seems to be a little pissed off that Anonymous-the character who wrote the 2018 New York Times op-ed about the so-called “resistance” inside President Donald Trump's... Read more ...

Justices to GOP: We're Not Getting Into State Ballot Fight

Justices to GOP: We're Not Getting Into State Ballot Fight

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it would not grant a quick, pre-election review to a new Republican appeal to exclude absentee ballots received after Election Day in the... Read more ...