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Senate Democrats Are Actively Discussing Filibuster Changes To End GOP Gridlock

1 hour ago   |   Politicus USA

It's no surprise a growing number of Democrats are open to tweaking the filibuster, or eliminating it altogether.
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Stephen Miller Decides to Weigh in on the Royal Family Drama by Bashing Harry and Meghan

2 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

There were many unpopular figures in the Trump administration. There was Ivanka and Jared who were given important jobs despite their complete lack of experience. And there was...
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Cuomo accusations test Biden as he unveils women's rights measures

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Biden acted Monday to advance women's rights and status, part of a raft of such policies in his first weeks in office. But he now finds himself tested by complaints against a...
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Biden won't embrace filibuster reforms even as the rest of his party does

Biden won't embrace filibuster reforms even as the rest of his party does

2 hours ago   |   Politico

President Joe Biden isn't budging from his desire to keep the filibuster in place; at least not yet. And activists demanding reforms are growing increasingly befuddled by the...
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Top New York lawmakers echo Cuomo's defense against resignation

Top New York lawmakers echo Cuomo's defense against resignation

2 hours ago   |   Politico

ALBANY, N.Y. - There appears to be no serious move towards impeaching New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a day after the state Senate's majority leader called on the embattled...
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Democrats Just Blew Up Marjorie Taylor Greene's Plan To Delay The Stimulus Bill

3 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Green planned to gum up the House by calling for roll call votes that would have delayed the final passage of the stimulus but Democrats caught on to her plan.
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DCCC Chair Maloney Announces Additions to DCCC's Growing Team

3 hours ago   |   DCCC

Today, DCCC Chair Sean Patrick Maloney announced five additions to the DCCC's team. Joining the team are: Pavitra Abraham, National Organizing Director Erica Joy Baker, Chief...
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Child tax credit expansion sets up showdown with GOP

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The massive coronavirus relief plan making its way to President Joe Biden's desk includes a plan to temporarily raise the child tax credit that could end up...
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Iowa Governor Signs GOP-Forced Voting Changes Bill Into Law

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Des Moines, Iowa - Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Monday signed into law a Republican-backed bill that makes it harder to vote early, potentially eroding a key aspect of Democratic...
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Biden's big relief package a bet gov't can help cure America

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden wants America to know that he's from the government and he's here to help. That sentiment became a well-worn punchline under Ronald Reagan and...
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RNC Responds To Trump's Cease-And-Desist Demand With A Thanks, But We're Good

RNC Responds To Trump's Cease-And-Desist Demand With A Thanks, But We're Good

The Republican Party's top lawyer says the First Amendment gives it the right to use the former president's name in its fundraising appeals. Read more ...

Biden Administration Grants Temporary Protected Status To Venezuelans

Biden Administration Grants Temporary Protected Status To Venezuelans

An estimated 320,000 people could be eligible to live and work legally in the U.S. under temporary protected status, or TPS. Read more ...

Jury selection on pause for ex-cop charged in Floyd's death

Jury selection on pause for ex-cop charged in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS - The judge overseeing the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer accused in the death of George Floyd on Monday paused jury selection for at least a day... Read more ...

Supreme Court Dumps Last Of Trump's Election Appeals

Supreme Court Dumps Last Of Trump's Election Appeals

The court without comment rejected Trump's appeal challenging thousands of absentee ballots filed in Wisconsin, bringing a muted end to his quest. Read more ...

Sen. Roy Blunt Announces He Won't Seek Reelection In 2022

Sen. Roy Blunt Announces He Won't Seek Reelection In 2022

Blunt is the fifth Republican senator to announce his intention not to seek reelection next year. Read more ...

GOP Sen. Roy Blunt will not run for reelection

GOP Sen. Roy Blunt will not run for reelection

Sen. Roy Blunt, a member of GOP leadership, announced he will not run for reelection in 2022. “After 14 General Election victories - three to county office, seven to the United... Read more ...

U.S. and South Korea agree on cost-sharing deal for troops

U.S. and South Korea agree on cost-sharing deal for troops

WASHINGTON - The United States and South Korea have reached agreement in principle on a new arrangement for sharing the cost of the American troop presence, which is intended... Read more ...

Biden Signs Order, Saying to 'Let the People Vote'

Biden Signs Order, Saying to 'Let the People Vote'

On the 56th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday march, President Biden signed an executive order intended to guarantee voting rights. "Every eligible voter should be able to vote... Read more ...

Pope calls on Iraq's Christians to forgive Islamic extremists

Pope calls on Iraq's Christians to forgive Islamic extremists

QARAQOSH, Iraq - Pope Francis urged Iraq's Christians on Sunday to forgive the injustices against them by Muslim extremists and to rebuild as he visited the wrecked shells of... Read more ...

2 more former Cuomo aides accuse governor of inappropriate behavior

2 more former Cuomo aides accuse governor of inappropriate behavior

ALBANY, N.Y. - Two more former aides to Gov. Andrew Cuomo have accused the third-term Democrat of inappropriate behavior, marking the fourth and fifth women to raise... Read more ...