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Democrat Mauree Turner makes history, becomes first non-binary legislator in the U.S

28 days ago   |   By WISN

They are also the first practicing Muslim elected to the Oklahoma State Legislature.
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Oklahoma elects nation's first openly nonbinary state lawmaker

Oklahoma elects nation's first openly nonbinary state lawmaker

28 days ago   |   By KMBC

Mauree Turner is not only Oklahoma's first Muslim lawmaker, but she also made history becoming the U.S.'s first nonbinary state legislator.
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A Muslim millennial was elected the country's first out nonbinary lawmaker - in Oklahoma

A Muslim millennial was elected the country's first out nonbinary lawmaker - in Oklahoma

28 days ago   |   By The Washington Post

Mauree Turner, a queer Black millennial, is also the first practicing Muslim elected to the Oklahoma state legislature.
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Wisconsin High Court Turns Back Trump Suit

Wisconsin High Court Turns Back Trump Suit

A split Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday declined to hear President Trump's lawsuit attempting to overturn his election loss to Joe Biden in the battleground state... Read more ...

Trump Aide Banned From Justice Department Building After Trying To Get Case Info

Trump Aide Banned From Justice Department Building After Trying To Get Case Info

The White House liaison to the Department of Justice pressured staffers to share sensitive information about election fraud, sources told the Associated Press. Read more ...

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney Elected To Run House Democrats' Campaign Arm

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney Elected To Run House Democrats' Campaign Arm

Maloney, a New Yorker who defeated Rep. Tony Cárdenas , takes over the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee at a challenging time. Read more ...

Fauci To Meet With Biden's 'Landing' Team For First Time

Fauci To Meet With Biden's 'Landing' Team For First Time

The infectious disease expert said he expects the incoming president will want him to continue advising the White House on the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Obama Says He Will Get Safe COVID-19 Vaccine, Maybe On TV

Obama Says He Will Get Safe COVID-19 Vaccine, Maybe On TV

“If Anthony Fauci tells me this vaccine is safe and can immunize you from getting COVID, absolutely I'll take it.” Read more ...

Donald Trump Tells Christmas Party Guests At White House: 'See You In 4 Years'

Donald Trump Tells Christmas Party Guests At White House: 'See You In 4 Years'

The lame duck president made his most definitive declaration yet about a comeback campaign. Read more ...

Lawmakers Barrel Ahead On Defense Bill Plans, Balking At Trump Veto Threat

Lawmakers Barrel Ahead On Defense Bill Plans, Balking At Trump Veto Threat

President Trump threatened to veto the annual defense bill if it doesn't include a provision to end a liability shield for tech companies. Key lawmakers say it's too late for... Read more ...

Man Who Helped Apprehend Sirhan Sirhan Dead at 86

Man Who Helped Apprehend Sirhan Sirhan Dead at 86

Rafer Johnson, who won the decathlon at the 1960 Rome Olympics and helped subdue Robert F. Kennedy's assassin in 1968, died Wednesday. He was 86. He died at his home in the... Read more ...

Feinstein backs Padilla for Harris seat

Feinstein backs Padilla for Harris seat

Sen. Dianne Feinstein publicly threw her weight behind California Secretary of State Alex Padilla filling fellow California Sen. Kamala Harris' soon-to-be-vacant seat... Read more ...

San Francisco Bans Cigarette Smoking In Apartments, Pot Still Allowed

San Francisco Bans Cigarette Smoking In Apartments, Pot Still Allowed

Officials voted to exclude marijuana after cannabis activists said the law would take away their only legal place to smoke. Read more ...