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Hunter Biden found guilty of lying about drug use to buy gun: President Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden was convicted by a jury on Tuesday of lying about his drug ...
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Hunter Biden found guilty of lying about drug use to buy gun
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Democrats launch effort to counter conservatives’ sweeping ‘Project 2025’: House Democrats this week are launching a concerted campaign to hit back at Project ...
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Democrats launch effort to counter conservatives’ sweeping ‘Project 2025’
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Democrat slams ‘staggering’ contrast in GOP response to Trump, Hunter Biden verdicts
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Democrat slams ‘staggering’ contrast in GOP response to Trump ...
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Scoop: House GOP ads bash Democrats on Merrick Garland contempt of Congress vote: The NRCC is accusing Democrats of putting "party loyalty before the country" ...
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Scoop: House GOP ads bash Democrats on Merrick Garland contempt of ...
Quick Glance: House Republicans Pursue Contempt Action Against Merrick Garland Over Records Dispute
  • The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote on holding Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt of Congress for refusing to provide recordings of President Biden's interview.

  • House Republicans are pushing for criminal prosecution of Garland but face challenges due to their slim majority.

  • GOP leaders aim to obtain the recordings through legal battles despite potential lack of votes for the contempt resolution.

  • The Department of Justice cites executive privilege in withholding the recordings, sparking a showdown between congressional Republicans and the Biden administration.
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Democrats are openly embracing Hunter Biden's guilty verdict to counter GOP claims
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Democrats are openly embracing Hunter Biden's guilty verdict to counter ...
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House Democrats launch group to respond to possible second Trump term - Live Updates - POLITICO
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House Democrats launch group to respond to possible second Trump term - ...
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Senate Dems facing new nudge from the left to act on Supreme Court ethics: They are responding with at least one step: Plans to seek unanimous consent for debate ...
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Senate Dems facing new nudge from the left to act on Supreme Court ethics
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Senate Democrats to move Supreme Court ethics bill: Senate Democrats are planning to try moving legislation on Supreme Court ethics on the floor this week ...
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Senate Democrats to move Supreme Court ethics bill
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Biden concentrates on Black voters as polls show some support slipping to Trump: The Biden campaign says it's going all in to shore up support among Black ...
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Biden concentrates on Black voters as polls show some support slipping to ...
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Senate Republicans block Democrats' Supreme Court ethics bill: Senate Republicans blocked a Democratic-sponsored bill that would require Supreme Court justices ...
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Senate Republicans block Democrats' Supreme Court ethics bill
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Democrats have become significantly more liberal since 1999: Gallup: Democrats have become much more likely to lean liberal in their social views over the past ...
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Democrats have become significantly more liberal since 1999: Gallup
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"Haul out the Guillotine," Trump says in fundraising email: Trump, who was convicted last month in Manhattan criminal court, said that the guilty ...
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"Haul out the Guillotine," Trump says in fundraising email
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House Democrats launch task force to counter Project 2025: "We need a coordinated strategy to save America and stop this coup before it's too late ...
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House Democrats launch task force to counter Project 2025
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Hunter Biden guilty verdict proves Trump's trial wasn't 'rigged': Hunter Biden's conviction is the needle that pops former president and convicted felon Donald ...
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Hunter Biden guilty verdict proves Trump's trial wasn't 'rigged'
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says Trump is a convicted felon 'running on vengeance': But South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem said Trump's vengeance will be "America's success ...
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says Trump is a convicted felon 'running on ...
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Endangered Republicans gamble backing Trump after guilty verdict as vulnerable Democrats remain cautious
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Endangered Republicans gamble backing Trump after guilty verdict as ...
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Trump pitches himself as 'crypto president' at San Francisco tech fundraiser: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump presented himself as a champion for ...
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Trump pitches himself as 'crypto president' at San Francisco tech ...
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Harris breaks campaign trail silence on Trump conviction, calling it ‘disqualifying’
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Harris breaks campaign trail silence on Trump conviction, calling it ...
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. doesn't see himself as a spoiler for Democrats or GOP: In an exclusive interview, RFK Jr. said his dad would be proud of his campaign and ...
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. doesn't see himself as a spoiler for Democrats or ...
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Senate Democrats block GOP’s competing IVF bill: Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a GOP effort to pass a bill to provide protections for individuals seeking ...
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Senate Democrats block GOP’s competing IVF bill
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Know the history behind Juneteenth before the federal holiday kicks off: Juneteenth has been celebrated for more than 100 years, but is it also a state holiday ...
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Know the history behind Juneteenth before the federal holiday kicks off
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Trump suggests political opponents could face prosecution: Former President Trump suggested Tuesday that it was “very possible” Democrats could face prosecution ...
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Trump suggests political opponents could face prosecution
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Senate Democrats outperforming Biden raises possibility of historic split-ticket voting
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Senate Democrats outperforming Biden raises possibility of historic ...
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How a fearful, feckless Democrat became America’s worst* governor: A stunning reversal by New York Gov. Kathy Hochul on a radical antipollution plan becomes ...
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How a fearful, feckless Democrat became America’s worst* governor
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USA: Joe Biden has migrants deported from Mexico without asylum checks: For months, the Democrats in the USA have wanted to push through tougher immigration laws ...
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USA: Joe Biden has migrants deported from Mexico without asylum checks
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WATCH: Senate Democrats hold news conference ahead of test vote on Right to Contraception Act
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WATCH: Senate Democrats hold news conference ahead of test vote on Right ...
Quick Glance: Senate Democrats Pressure Republicans on Contraceptive Access Vote
  • The Senate is set to vote on legislation that would codify the right to access contraceptives nationwide, with Democrats aiming to prioritize reproductive care in their messaging agenda before the elections.

  • The Right to Contraception Act is expected to fail due to Senate Republicans dismissing it as a political ploy and objecting to broad language that could include some abortion-related medications.

  • Democrats are aiming to squeeze Republicans on reproductive rights ahead of the 2024 election after significant wins in the previous cycle.

  • Republicans emphasize supporting access to birth control but will introduce their own legislation, led by Senator Joni Ernst, which protects access to contraceptives while limiting certain medications they find objectionable.
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Key prosecution witness says he bribed New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez: A key prosecution witness in Sen. Bob Menendez’s federal corruption trial testified Friday ...
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Key prosecution witness says he bribed New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez
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Trump says he would have "every right to go after" political enemies if elected
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Trump says he would have "every right to go after" political ...
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Pelosi slams Wall Street Journal article on Biden’s mental acuity as ‘hit piece’: Former Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday joined a chorus of ...
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Pelosi slams Wall Street Journal article on Biden’s mental acuity as ‘hit ...
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18 Democrats tell Biden administration to drop asylum rule: A group of House Democrats on Tuesday pushed the Biden administration to either reconsider its ...
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18 Democrats tell Biden administration to drop asylum rule
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Democrats torn over Trump conviction one week later: A week after a New York jury found former President Trump guilty of falsifying business records ...
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Democrats torn over Trump conviction one week later
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Swing states to test Biden's abortion-rights push: Democrats are hoping that the reversal of Roe v. Wade will give them a boost in November.
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Swing states to test Biden's abortion-rights push
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In Wisconsin, Biden tries to hold on to White voters without degrees: White non-college voters are Trump’s base, but Biden seems to be hanging on to them in this ...
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In Wisconsin, Biden tries to hold on to White voters without degrees
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MAGA Republicans tip their hand: They’re after contraception, too: There is no doubt that the GOP is waging war on women.
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MAGA Republicans tip their hand: They’re after contraception, too
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Commentary: Verdict hands Trump a win: Nothing fires up the Trump base more than the perception that he is the victim of persecution by the “deep state ...
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Commentary: Verdict hands Trump a win
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Michael Ian Black: Democrats Won’t Scream ‘Rigged Trial!’ if Hunter Biden Is Found Guilty
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Quick Glance: Hunter Biden's Wife Confronts Trump Ally Outside Gun Trial
  • Hunter Biden's wife, Melissa Cohen-Biden, confronted former Trump White House aide Garrett Ziegler outside the courtroom where Hunter is on trial for gun charges.

  • Ziegler was involved in Trump allies' efforts to embarrass Joe Biden's son by making public the contents of a laptop.

  • Cohen-Biden accused Ziegler of using racist slurs, while Ziegler dismissed Hunter Biden's lawsuit against him as 'completely frivolous.'

  • The laptop and gun charges have exposed Hunter Biden's drug addiction and brought to light embarrassing episodes in his life.
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Joe Biden has a problem. Her name is Kamala Harris: The deeply unpopular vice-president has become a campaign issue for the Democrats’ presumptive nominee ...
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Joe Biden has a problem. Her name is Kamala Harris
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Democrats see Supreme Court leverage in spending bills: Senior Senate Democrats see the annual funding bill for the Supreme Court as a way to force Supreme Court ...
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Democrats see Supreme Court leverage in spending bills
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Franks: Biden was fine with supporting Clinton amid charges: In early 1999 Delaware Senator Joe Biden had absolutely no problem ensuring that then-President Bill ...
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Franks: Biden was fine with supporting Clinton amid charges
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More Latino voters could vote for a third-party presidential candidate: According to a new poll by Voto Latino, a fifth of Latino voters are considering voting ...
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More Latino voters could vote for a third-party presidential candidate
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Democrats fume over proposed IRS cuts: Democrats are fuming mad over Republican proposals to scale back IRS funding and defund the agency’s new free online tax ...
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Democrats fume over proposed IRS cuts
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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee diagnosed with pancreatic cancer: She's undergoing treatment for a disease "that impacts tens of thousands of Americans every year ...
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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee diagnosed with pancreatic cancer
Quick Glance: Sheila Jackson Lee diagnosed with pancreatic cancer
  • Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, a 74-year-old longtime Texas Democrat, has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

  • Jackson Lee announced that she is undergoing treatment and will be occasionally absent from Congress.

  • Despite the challenges, she expresses confidence in her doctors' treatment plan.

  • As a senior member of the House Committees on the Judiciary and Homeland Security, Jackson Lee recently won the primary election to regain her seat in Texas' 18th District.
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Scoop: House Democrats consider effort to force vote on protecting IVF access: Republicans who co-sponsored the bill and others in swing districts will likely ...
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Scoop: House Democrats consider effort to force vote on protecting IVF ...
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Biden needs to show he’s feeling voter pain on prices, Democrats say: Democrats say President Biden needs to appear more in touch with voters’ needs on the ...
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Biden needs to show he’s feeling voter pain on prices, Democrats say
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Abortion-rights ballot measures are leading in the polls: Two years after Dobbs, Americans still broadly support abortion access.
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Abortion-rights ballot measures are leading in the polls
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Dems troll RNC for promoting convention with Ho Chi Minh City photo: Democrats took a swipe at the Republican National Convention (RNC) after its website ...
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Dems troll RNC for promoting convention with Ho Chi Minh City photo
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Supreme Court’s John Roberts has edge on Democrats amid subpoena talk: Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts appears to have the upper hand in the fight over ...
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Supreme Court’s John Roberts has edge on Democrats amid subpoena talk
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Manchin leaves Democratic Party, files as Independent: West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, a conservative Democrat, officially filed as an independent on Friday ...
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Manchin leaves Democratic Party, files as Independent
Quick Glance: West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin registers as independent, leaving Democratic party
  • The senator from West Virginia, Joe Manchin, has announced that he has registered as an independent, raising questions about his future political plans.

  • He has frequently been in conflict with the Democratic Party and has posed obstacles to many of President Joe Biden's legislative priorities.

  • However, it remains unclear whether he will continue collaborating with the Democrats in the Senate, where they hold a slim majority, and if he will run for a political office in the near future.

  • Manchin has long desired to change his party affiliation and become independent, and a looming deadline in West Virginia finally forced the issue.
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Trump verdict throws election into uncharted territory: Former President Trump’s guilty verdict in his New York City hush-money trial is throwing the ...
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Trump verdict throws election into uncharted territory
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Why Biden and Trump struggle to make gains when the other stumbles: Even after former President Donald Trump’s conviction last week on 34 felony counts ...
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Why Biden and Trump struggle to make gains when the other stumbles
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New Texas Democratic group hopes to pump millions into neglected party infrastructure
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New Texas Democratic group hopes to pump millions into neglected party ...
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Can Biden Learn From 1968 Before It’s Too Late?: In order to get the necessary turnout among young people, minorities, and progressives to prevent a Republican ...
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Can Biden Learn From 1968 Before It’s Too Late?
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Momentum grows behind Democratic boycott of Netanyahu speech: A growing chorus of House Democrats say they’re planning to steer clear of next month’s speech by ...
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Momentum grows behind Democratic boycott of Netanyahu speech
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Fauci talks to Congress on COVID: Three key takeaways: Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke before a congressional panel on the public loss of trust in health officials ...
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Fauci talks to Congress on COVID: Three key takeaways
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Maryland Gov. Wes Moore to stump for Democrat in NC governor’s race: Maryland Governor Wes Moore (D-Md.) will stump on Tuesday for Democrat Josh Stein in the ...
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Maryland Gov. Wes Moore to stump for Democrat in NC governor’s race
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Black Caucus blasts Greene for ‘unhinged’ remarks about George Floyd: The Congressional Black Caucus has condemned recent comments made by Rep ...
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Black Caucus blasts Greene for ‘unhinged’ remarks about George Floyd
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Democrats push back at argument guilty verdict strengthens Trump: Democrats are strongly pushing back on the notion that former President Trump’s conviction will ...
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Democrats push back at argument guilty verdict strengthens Trump
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Democrats fear Trump verdict furor could lead to violence after election: Senate Democrats fear former President Trump’s conviction on 34 felony charges could ...
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Democrats fear Trump verdict furor could lead to violence after election
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At fundraiser for Democrats, Obama calls protecting Senate majority critical: The Maryland event raised $1 million, according to the Democratic Senatorial ...
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At fundraiser for Democrats, Obama calls protecting Senate majority ...
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Trump and Republicans Attack Biden’s Border Action: The president blamed Donald Trump and Republicans for the failure of a previous immigration plan. Mr ...
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Trump and Republicans Attack Biden’s Border Action
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Editorial: Dems ignore Biden’s frailties at his peril: Biden's 81, and while he's not as age-defying as Mick Jagger (80 years old), he ...
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Editorial: Dems ignore Biden’s frailties at his peril
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Top Former Trump Aide Mick Mulvaney Floats 'Revenge-a-Thon' Against Political Foes
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Top Former Trump Aide Mick Mulvaney Floats 'Revenge-a-Thon' Against ...
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Trump is posing a real threat to Biden in Virginia: President Biden’s hold on Virginia appears to be slipping, spelling trouble for Democrats who’d felt ...
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Trump is posing a real threat to Biden in Virginia
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Kimmel in Biden fundraising pitch: I host a TV show that ‘Trump hate-watches’: Jimmy Kimmel is highlighting his rancorous relationship with former President ...
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Kimmel in Biden fundraising pitch: I host a TV show that ‘Trump ...
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'Unhinged' Trump Floats Imprisoning Political Foes: The Biden campaign called the felonious former president's threat to jail Jill Biden and Hillary Clinton ...
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'Unhinged' Trump Floats Imprisoning Political Foes
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Veterans group endorsing Josh Hawley’s challenger in Missouri Senate race: Liberal veterans political action committee (PAC) VoteVets is endorsing Sen ...
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Veterans group endorsing Josh Hawley’s challenger in Missouri Senate race
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Are Democrats going soft on the Trump conviction? : A debate whether former president's legal problems help or hurt Joe Biden's election.
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Are Democrats going soft on the Trump conviction?
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Vulnerable Democrats steer away from focusing on Trump convictions: Vulnerable Democrats are steering away from talking about former President Trump’s bombshell ...
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Vulnerable Democrats steer away from focusing on Trump convictions
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Do Democrats want Trump in jail? Most won’t say: Democratic lawmakers on Capitol Hill may want to see former President Trump go to jail ...
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Do Democrats want Trump in jail? Most won’t say
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Quin Hillyer: It's time for both parties to find new nominees: It’s clearer than ever, in light of former President Donald Trump’s conviction and President Joe ...
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Quin Hillyer: It's time for both parties to find new nominees
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The G.O.P. Push for Post-Verdict Payback: ‘Fight Fire With Fire’: Republican leaders in and out of government are publicly pushing to prosecute Democrats as ...
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The G.O.P. Push for Post-Verdict Payback: ‘Fight Fire With Fire’
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Battenfeld: Biden playing risky game trying to capitalize on Trump trial verdict: Biden is reportedly planning to break his silence and give a speech at the ...
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Battenfeld: Biden playing risky game trying to capitalize on Trump trial ...