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Opinion | A Grand Compromise on Abortion

Opinion | A Grand Compromise on Abortion

27 minutes ago   |   Politico

A decade ago, there was talk of a “grand bargain” in Washington to resolve sharp differences on taxes and government spending. But Democrats and Republicans could not agree...
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Manuel: Abandoned Afghan allies face obstacles to getting visas

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The war in Ukraine has been a terrible crisis that has displaced countless families, leading the United States government to proactively set aside 10,000 refugee visas for...
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About half say Trump should be charged for 1/6: AP-NORC poll

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - About half of Americans believe former President Donald Trump should be charged with a crime for his role in the U.S. Capitol attack on Jan. 6, 2021, a new poll...
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Throwback Thursday

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

HANDGUNS FOR THE HERRING: These days, police dispose of confiscated and otherwise unwanted firearms by sending them off to be scrapped for metal. Back in the day, guns were...
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Stephen Breyer to retire Thursday, clears way for Jackson

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Associate Justice Stephen Breyer will step down Thursday, he announced in a letter to President Biden, clearing the way for his replacement. “The Court has announced that...
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Supreme Court schedules final day, will release EPA, and asylum seekers remaining in Mexico decisions

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Supreme Court has added yet another unscheduled opinion day, the fourth such addition, with two important cases left on their docket. After deciding Wednesday that Oklahoma...
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High court noon: Jackson to be sworn in as Breyer retires

13 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - Nearly three months after she won confirmation to the Supreme Court, Ketanji Brown Jackson is officially becoming a justice. Jackson, 51, will be sworn as the...
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Searches for abortion medications have soared

Searches for abortion medications have soared

18 hours ago   |   Politico

Google searches for information on medications that induce abortion spiked after POLITICO published the Supreme Court's draft opinion overturning Roe v. Wade, a study published...
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Opinion | Democrats Need an LGBTQ Wedge Issue of Their Own

Opinion | Democrats Need an LGBTQ Wedge Issue of Their Own

1 day ago   |   Politico

The first time he was asked about the opinion overturning Roe v. Wade - when a draft of last week's ruling leaked in May - President Joe Biden quickly turned the focus away...
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Opinion | The Supreme Court is Retrenching. States Don't Have To

1 day ago   |   Politico

The Supreme Court's decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, which held that there is no constitutional right to an abortion, cements that we are in an era of...
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Opinion | A Grand Compromise on Abortion

Opinion | A Grand Compromise on Abortion

A decade ago, there was talk of a “grand bargain” in Washington to resolve sharp differences on taxes and government spending. But Democrats and Republicans could not agree... Read more ...

Meet the lawmaker Big Tech lobbyists rely on

Meet the lawmaker Big Tech lobbyists rely on

It's hard to find lawmakers willing to publicly side with the big tech companies these days. But Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft have a powerful champion left on... Read more ...

Republicans who backed Trump Jan. 6 probe face fierce backlash at the polls

Republicans who backed Trump Jan. 6 probe face fierce backlash at the polls

Never in nearly 42 years in Congress has Rep. Chris Smith had a primary quite like his last - when he spent the final weeks getting bombarded by angry constituents who felt he... Read more ...

Biden is wrapping up a week of high-level meetings with allies in Europe

While in Europe, President Biden committed more U.S. troops to NATO and worked with G-7 leaders on Russia. Before heading home, he'll take questions about the domestic issues... Read more ...

Election denialism has evolved into a sprawling nationwide force that's gone...

Election deniers are spreading false narratives that there was rampant fraud in the 2020 election. NPR tracked four men who appeared at more than 300 events in 45 states and... Read more ...

Massachusetts State Police fired over vaccine mandate to lose guns, too

Massachusetts State Police fired over vaccine mandate to lose guns, too

The head of the State Police has informed troopers fired for failing to get COVID shots that their permits to carry firearms will be “expired” as of next week. Col. Christopher... Read more ...

Right-Wing Lawmaker's 'BEST' Trump Question Backfires Spectacularly On Twitter

Right-Wing Lawmaker's 'BEST' Trump Question Backfires Spectacularly On Twitter

GOP Rep. Ronny Jackson likely didn't receive the answers he was hoping for. Read more ...

Right-Wing News Site Declares Trump 'Unfit To Be Anywhere Near Power Ever Again'

Right-Wing News Site Declares Trump 'Unfit To Be Anywhere Near Power Ever Again'

The Washington Examiner published the blistering editorial in the wake of bombshell testimony from the Jan. 6 committee hearings. Read more ...

Biden May Nominate Anti-Abortion Lawyer For Judgeship In Deal With...

Biden May Nominate Anti-Abortion Lawyer For Judgeship In Deal With McConnell: Reports

The deal, first reported by the Louisville Courier-Journal, would see McConnell promise not to hold up any of Biden's future federal nominations. Read more ...

The most popular fact checks of 2022, so far

Here are the 10 fact checks that have most captivated - or angered - readers so far in 2022. Read more ...