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Politics: Medicare Advantage - Xavier Becerra - qualms
Lacking votes to defeat the nomination, conservatives paint the…
Lacking votes to defeat the nomination, conservatives paint the HHS nominee as an extremist
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Politics: Human Services - Joe Biden - perplexed - liked
Even some progressives were perplexed when President Joe…
Even some progressives were perplexed when President Joe Biden nominated California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to be secretary of Health and Human Services. “I would have liked to see the HHS …
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Politics: Senator Joe Manchin - proclamation - curse - Biden
Senator Joe Manchin, the most conservative Democrat in the chamber,…
Senator Joe Manchin, the most conservative Democrat in the chamber, has more leverage than ever before, and his votes can bless or curse his party’s priorities.
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Politics: Melanie Zanona - Rachael Bade - Kevin McCarthy
Your Huddle host got a look inside House Republicans’ plans…
Your Huddle host got a look inside House Republicans’ plans to resurrect the Motions to Recommit, per a memo Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy sent to GOP ranking members this morning.
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Politics: underserved - educators - communities
Our future educators are young people, especially from underserved communities.
Our future educators are young people, especially from underserved communities.
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Finance: Xi Jinping - fanfare
…complete victory” over extreme poverty was met with some derision.
Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s declaration of “complete victory” over extreme poverty was met with some derision.
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Politics: martinis - East Room - daytime - White House
…martinis and fries in first solo TV chat on Kelly Clarkson's popular daytime show.
First lady Jill Biden talks divorce and hope, martinis and fries in first solo TV chat on Kelly Clarkson's popular daytime show.
Neera Tanden
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Politics: York Times - moneymaker - anna - pool
Being an attack dog on Twitter was part of her job, and she did it well. But Twitter has a way of turning on you.
Being an attack dog on Twitter was part of her job, and she did it well. But Twitter has a way of turning on you.
SalonSalon
Politics: Democratic Sen - Neera Tanden - biden - manchin
Maddow called on Democratic Sen. Manchin to rethink his opposition to Biden OMB…
Maddow called on Democratic Sen. Manchin to rethink his opposition to Biden OMB nominee Neera Tanden
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Politics: characteristics - explicitly - accommodations
The Equality Act amends existing civil…
The Equality Act amends existing civil rights law to explicitly include sexual orientation and gender identification as protected characteristics.
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Politics: Neera Tanden - White House - South Asian
…South Asian community to her defense.
As Biden’s choice for budget chief flounders in the Senate, the White House has rallied her allies in the South Asian community to her defense.
…nominee to lead the Office of Management and Budget, as the White House (archive) continued to struggle to…Seattletimes
Politics: Joe Biden - Senate Homeland Security - nominee
…secure her passage through the Senate....
WASHINGTON — Two Senate committees on Wednesday delayed votes on President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Office of Management and Budget, as the White House continued to struggle to find the votes to secure her passage through the Senate....
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Politics: fire-feds-faster - Donald Trump - House Democrats
A fire-feds-faster ethos remains central to Republican policies on the federal workforce.
A fire-feds-faster ethos remains central to Republican policies on the federal workforce.
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Politics: LGBTQ Americans - Some NYC - The Equality Act
The House is set to extend protections for LGBTQ Americans, the latest on the Tiger Woods crash and more news to start your Thursday.
The House is set to extend protections for LGBTQ Americans, the latest on the Tiger Woods crash and more news to start your Thursday.
…including former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm as energy secretary. (VGM)Washingtonpost
Politics: Jennifer Granholm - Capitol Hill - White House
…Jennifer Granholm as energy secretary.
The Senate continues to weigh the fate of several of the president's Cabinet nominees, including former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm as energy secretary.
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Politics: Kamala Harris - Texas Republicans - Michael McCaul
…Oval Office on Wednesday praised...
WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden called it one of his best meetings yet. And two Texas Republicans who joined him in the Oval Office on Wednesday praised...
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Politics: 14-year-old - Kay Ivey - wooing - tornado - iPhone
…needs to pass legislation in Washington.
Biden is spending at least as much time courting Republican governors as he is wooing the senators he needs to pass legislation in Washington.
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Politics: Vice President Kamala Harris - House Democrats
…focus on upcoming legislative priorities.
The virtual meeting will focus on upcoming legislative priorities.
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Politics: Neera Tanden - preoccupied - wonkish - chatter
…fights to save Neera Tanden's nomination.
And the White House fights to save Neera Tanden's nomination.
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Politics: reconvenes - December - Capitol
…Journal In this image from video, Sen.
By Rory Appleton / Las Vegas Review-Journal In this image from video, Sen.
President Donald Trump
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News: Andrew Napolitano - Liberty File - streaming
Some people may find President Joe Biden’s repeated calls for “unity” a welcome respite from the division of the Trump years.
Some people may find President Joe Biden’s repeated calls for “unity” a welcome respite from the division of the Trump years.
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Politics: Donald Trump - genuine - reveals - fierce - academic
Fierce loyalty and a genuine sense of connection remains among those who voted for and continue to support former…
Fierce loyalty and a genuine sense of connection remains among those who voted for and continue to support former President Donald Trump.
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Donald Trump - impeachment - GOP
…but others in the GOP argue the move is too divisive.
Some county Republican parties censured Toomey for voting to convict Donald Trump in his impeachment trial, but others in the GOP argue the move is too divisive.
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Politics: North Atlantic Treaty Organization - outlived
…ruled alliance founded to fight communism has long outlived its usefulness, and is now a…
U.S.-ruled alliance founded to fight communism has long outlived its usefulness, and is now a dangerous war machine
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Politics: Representative Ronald Mariano - Boston Herald
House Speaker Ronald Mariano is joining the push on Beacon Hill to make the state’s pandemic-…
House Speaker Ronald Mariano is joining the push on Beacon Hill to make the state’s pandemic-era expansion of vote-by-mail permanent.
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Politics: Antonio Mingo - foreseeable - raked - fists - 16th
Black Lives Matter — the foundation — raked in more than $90 million in donations in 2020, proving itself to be a major…
Black Lives Matter — the foundation — raked in more than $90 million in donations in 2020, proving itself to be a major player in the political world then, now and, with Democrats holding all the positions of D.C. power, likely into the foreseeable future.
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Politics: COVID - solidly - pivotal - hiking
WASHINGTON — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats’ proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as…
WASHINGTON — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats’ proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a decision by the Senate’s parliamentarian that c…
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Politics: The New York Times Opinion - intersection - Pildes
…fuel or weaken extremist candidates.
Every political reform proposal must be judged by its ability to fuel or weaken extremist candidates.
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Politics: Nevada Democrats - trajectory - midterm - glimpse
…both candidate’s progressive resumes.
By Rory Appleton / Las Vegas Review-Journal The race to elect Nevada Democrats’ next leader has offered a rare public glimpse into internal struggles over the makeup and trajectory of the state’s party ahead of a crucial midterm election next year, as backers of the two liberal candidates have flooded Twitter this month with challenges to both candidate’s progressive resumes.
The justices are about to consider whether the Voting Rights Act applies to policies that restrict the vote. (dbking)Nytimes
Politics: applies - reading - restrict
…applies to policies that restrict the vote.
The justices are about to consider whether the Voting Rights Act applies to policies that restrict the vote.
PoliticoPolitico
Politics: anti-union - e-commerce - Department Store
…employers” not to run anti-union campaigns.
The White House urged “employers” not to run anti-union campaigns. But that was about as far as they’d push the e-commerce giant.
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Politics: Harry Reid International - garnering - rename
…voted unanimously to rename for former Nevada Sen.
By Mick Akers / Las Vegas Review-Journal Sign for McCarran International Airport with plane taking off above at Tropicana Avenue and Koval Lane which the Clark County Commission voted unanimously to rename for former Nevada Sen.
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Politics: Marie Newman - transgender - LGBTQ
Marjorie Taylor Green retaliated with…
After Rep. Marie Newman, who has a transgender daughter, hung a transgender rights flag outside her office, her neighbor, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Green retaliated with an anti-transgender sign.
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Politics: Marty Walsh - full-time - Faneuil Hall - Great Hall
As Boston Police Commissioner Dennis White waits in the limbo of…
As Boston Police Commissioner Dennis White waits in the limbo of administrative leave amid decades-old domestic violence allegations, one thing is certain: We could use a full-time mayor right now.…
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Politics: rock-solid - Anna Moneymaker - Bernie Sanders
With two other Cabinet nominations under GOP fire and a massive Covid aid package coming up,…
With two other Cabinet nominations under GOP fire and a massive Covid aid package coming up, Democrats need rock-solid unity.
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Science: President Donald Trump - anti-immigration - rebrand
…anti-science and anti-gay...
It is all part of a concerted effort by the Biden administration to rebrand the government after four years of former President Donald Trump, in part by stripping away the language and imagery that represented his anti-immigration, anti-science and anti-gay...
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Politics: Republican National Convention Monday
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise suggested Wednesday the Democrats’ rush…
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise suggested Wednesday the Democrats’ rush to silence conservative-leaning media outlets smacks of hypocrisy.
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Politics: State Dining Room - Joe Biden - White House
President Biden on Wednesday blamed a difficult presidential transition period…
President Biden on Wednesday blamed a difficult presidential transition period for the relatively slow pace of his Cabinet-level nominees winning Senate confirmation.
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Politics: Wisconsin Legislature - colleagues
…won't require everyone to wear face masks.
Republicans who control the Wisconsin Legislature are pushing their colleagues to meet in person but won't require everyone to wear face masks.
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Politics: Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson - Warren
…laws on political ad transparency.
Google is accused in a new lawsuit by Attorney General Bob Ferguson of continuing to violate Washington's laws on political ad transparency.
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rescheduling - census
…result in rescheduling the 2022 spring primary.
The delay in getting census data from the 2020 count could result in rescheduling the 2022 spring primary.
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Politics: governor-appointed - Natural Resources - seven-member
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Politics: Biden Wednesday - withhold - Trump - reverses
…President Biden Wednesday…
With a stroke or his pen, President Biden Wednesday reverses former President Trump's designation of Seattle as an anarchist jurisdiction.
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Politics: Joe Biden - United States - 100-day - Oval Office
President Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday…
President Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday directing his administration to conduct a 100-day review of U.S. supply chains as automakers deal with a shortage of crucial parts.
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Politics: State Department - United States - State Antony
…neighbors amid new challenges on immigration and energy.
The secretary of state will hold meetings with America’s key neighbors amid new challenges on immigration and energy.
PoliticoPolitico
Politics: most-competitive - John Raoux - John Mica - 12-term
…defeat a powerful incumbent because I’ve done it, she says.
“I know what it takes to defeat a powerful incumbent because I’ve done it, she says.
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Entertainment: unsure - website - Ad Council
The campaign - the first concerted effort urging Americans to get vaccinated…
The campaign - the first concerted effort urging Americans to get vaccinated against coronavirus - is geared toward those unsure about getting shots.
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Politics: Lindsey Boylan - blustery - unsettling - essay
…unsettling episodes in a new essay.
Lindsey Boylan, once a special adviser to the governor, detailed several unsettling episodes in a new essay.
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Crime: Detroit News - exchanging - immigrants - entering
…u00a0to getting a deal done.
Exchanging citizenship for policies that keep a new wave of immigrants from entering illegally is the key\u00a0to getting a deal done.
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Politics: barbed-wire - 60-acre - encampment - fencing
…actual safety versus the importance of…
The push and pull - actual safety versus the importance of symbolic freedom - came to a head at Tuesday's hearing
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Politics: ruiz-goiriena - romina - passes
…400 stimulus checks if the new relief bill passes.
We asked Americans around the country how they would spend a third round of $1,400 stimulus checks if the new relief bill passes.
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Politics: Oshkosh Republican
In a letter to key Senate committee leaders, Ron Johnson said \
In a letter to key Senate committee leaders, Ron Johnson said \
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Politics: Richard Michetti - President Donald - ex-girlfriend
Richard Michetti called his former partner a moron in a text message during the insurrection, federal agents said,…
Richard Michetti called his former partner a moron in a text message during the insurrection, federal agents said, and she quickly turned him in.
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Politics: Cancun International Airport - Real Housewives
Fallout from tropical getaway during storm could be…
Fallout from tropical getaway during storm could be fodder for The Real Housewives of Houston
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tragic - storage
…could prevent tragic child shootings.
A safe gun storage law could prevent tragic child shootings.
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Politics: MAGA-speak - postponed - plausibly - loyally - GOP
For GOP leaders, it’s not exactly a post-Trump world.
For GOP leaders, it’s not exactly a post-Trump world.
Politics: tapped
Cruz appears to have tapped into campaign and Senate funds for security costs,…
Cruz appears to have tapped into campaign and Senate funds for security costs, including for personal travel
Politics: Jennifer Granholm - Cold War-era - upgrading - tasked
Senate on Wednesday afternoon voted to end debate on the nomination of former…
The U.S. Senate on Wednesday afternoon voted to end debate on the nomination of former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm to serve as energy secretary
Seattle School Board - McCurdy - harassed - termination
…after he was the subject of a harassment complaint from a former district employee.
McCurdy, the former president of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, was fired in December 2018 after he was the subject of a harassment complaint from a former district employee.
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Politics: Bruce Springsteen - tequila - jeeps - drinking
Springsteen admitted to drinking two small shots of tequila, but prosecutors said they couldn't prove drunken driving.
Springsteen admitted to drinking two small shots of tequila, but prosecutors said they couldn't prove drunken driving.
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Tatmadaw True News Information Team Page - mahtani
…called the Tatmadaw, to use the platforms in any way, including through paid advertising.
The ban, which also affects Facebook subsidiary Instagram, extends a series of actions in recent years to sharply limit the ability of the nation’s military, called the Tatmadaw, to use the platforms in any way, including through paid advertising.
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Politics: Jamal Khashoggi - President Biden - United States
…States will soon make public intelligence about the Saudi crown prince’s role in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
In a coming call with King Salman, the president plans to warn him that the United States will soon make public intelligence about the Saudi crown prince’s role in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
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Politics: post-coup - military-controlled - barricades - roiled
…criticism over how Myanmar’s military had used the site.
The move plunges the social network into the post-coup politics of the roiled nation, after years of criticism over how Myanmar’s military had used the site.
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Politics: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi - Mary Clare - jalonick
Republican Congressional leaders say a…
Republican Congressional leaders say a proposed plan for an independent commission to study the Capitol insurrection is overly tilted toward Democrats
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catastrophe - outages
history is not the usual one in Texas: demands for…
The emerging response to a catastrophe that caused one of the worst outages in U.S. history is not the usual one in Texas: demands for more regulation
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Politics: pandemic
Media disinformation became a subject…
Media disinformation became a subject of partisan debate at a Congressional subcommittee hearing Wednesday.
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Health: COVID - long-term - coronavirus - epicenter
…COVID-19 trends improve, Whitmer said.
The state continues to exam all restrictions in place as COVID-19 trends improve, Whitmer said.
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probed - senators
…insurrection of the Capitol.
On Feb. 23, senators probed security officials on their experiences during the Jan. 6 insurrection of the Capitol.
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Politics: Capitol Hill - Louis DeJoy - testifying - beleaguered
The president nominated three people to the beleaguered agency’s board on a day when the…
The president nominated three people to the beleaguered agency’s board on a day when the postmaster general, Louis DeJoy, a major Republican donor, faced questioning on Capitol Hill.
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Politics: Jacob Anthony Chansley - President Donald Trump
…numerous compelling reasons” he should be released pending trial.
Jacob Anthony Chansley, the “QAnon Shaman” facing charges for storming the U.S. Capitol, offered Tuesday what his lawyer called “numerous compelling reasons” he should be released pending trial.
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Politics: Renuka Rayasam - Tyler Weyant - coronavirus
With help from Renuka Rayasam and Tyler Weyant
With help from Renuka Rayasam and Tyler Weyant
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Politics: President Donald Trump - Senator Jack Reed
Senator Jack Reed said he favored seeking an extension of the May 1…
Senator Jack Reed said he favored seeking an extension of the May 1 deadline for withdrawing troops that President Donald Trump and the Taliban negotiated last year.
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Politics: Gretchen Whitmer - Director Dave Massaron - peek
Michigan's governor, who ran on a promise of fixing the roads,…
Michigan's governor, who ran on a promise of fixing the roads, tells a Senate committee federal investment is needed for new infrastructure.
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Politics: Representative Deb Haaland - Interior Department
Senator Joe Manchin III, who oversees the confirmation hearing, said he would…
Senator Joe Manchin III, who oversees the confirmation hearing, said he would support Representative Deb Haaland, President Biden’s nominee to lead the Interior Department.
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Politics: Joe Biden - Reform Committee - House Oversight
President Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated three postal experts…
President Joe Biden on Wednesday nominated three postal experts to the governing board of the U.S. Postal Service, a move that could alter the course of an agency grappling with delivery delays and rumored cuts under its embattled Republican leader.
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Politics: booking - website - appointment
…Baker and the CEO of the Maryland company under…
Gov. Charlie Baker and the CEO of the Maryland company under fire for causing technical difficulties with the state’s coronavirus appointment booking website last week are among those in the …
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Politics: Louis DeJoy - outstretched - pounding - fists
…outrage on GOP colleagues, as well as Louis DeJoy.
Northern Virginia lawmaker vents outrage on GOP colleagues, as well as Louis DeJoy.
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Politics: Maryland
WASHINGTON — Lawmakers from the District of Columbia and Maryland again filed a bill…
WASHINGTON — Lawmakers from the District of Columbia and Maryland again filed a bill Wednesday to remove a plaque honoring a former Nevada senator who voiced ardent white supremacist views.
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Politics: Paul Wiseman - Writer - promising - aggressive
Biden’s pick to be the top U.S. trade envoy is promising to work with America’s allies to combat China’s aggressive trade policies
Biden’s pick to be the top U.S. trade envoy is promising to work with America’s allies to combat China’s aggressive trade policies
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Politics: worker-focused - Senate Finance Committee
…nominee for trade representative, will set the course for the Democrats’ worker-focused approach to trade.
Katherine Tai, the Biden administration’s nominee for trade representative, will set the course for the Democrats’ worker-focused approach to trade.
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Politics: Richard Michetti - Raechel Genco - Ridley Park
Richard Michetti, of Ridley Park, and a Raechel Genco, of Levittown, are the latest Philadelphia area residents…
Richard Michetti, of Ridley Park, and a Raechel Genco, of Levittown, are the latest Philadelphia area residents charged in connection with the Jan. 6 insurrection.
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Politics: Superior St - preservation - Milwaukee - 2530
…is among seven neighboring homes that could be declared\u00a0the\u00a0Puddlers’ Cottages Historic District.
The small house, at 2530 S. Superior St., is among seven neighboring homes that could be declared\u00a0the\u00a0Puddlers’ Cottages Historic District.
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Politics: pandemic - wondering - lately
A pandemic makes weapons worse.
A pandemic makes weapons worse.
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Politics: Andrew Cuomo - swiftest - stature - COVID - borough
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Politics: MIAA Board - sanctioning - 12-6-1 - statewide
…sanctioning a statewide championship.
The MIAA Tournament Management Committee gave its blessing for a sectional tournament in the spring, but stopped short of sanctioning a statewide championship. The committee voted 12-6-1 in favor o…
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Politics: Las Vegas - input - permanent
…light candles for the victims killed in the…
By Rio Lacanlale / Las Vegas Review-Journal Mauricia Baca, left, of Get Outdoors Nevada, and Jasmine Freeman, special events administrator at the City of Las Vegas, light candles for the victims killed in the Route 91 Harvest festival shooting as their names are read by Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman and city spokesman David Riggleman during a remembrance ceremony at the Las Vegas Community Healing Garden on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020.
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Politics: White House - COVID - 500k - flared
…slow deliveries of prescription medicines.
Tempers flared as Democrats pressed Postmaster General Louis DeJoy on delays in holiday mail and slow deliveries of prescription medicines.
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Politics: Senate Appropriations - allocates - supplemental
…allocates federal relief funding.
The Senate Appropriations Committee voted 11-6 to include the restriction in a spending bill that primarily allocates federal relief funding.
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Politics: Amanda Fisk
Middleville council member and village…
Middleville council member and village president Amanda Fisk posted a long series of \
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Salon - illustration
Don't vote for anyone you wouldn't trust…
Don't vote for anyone you wouldn't trust with your dog, Clinton tweeted
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Politics: Garland Mayor Scott LeMay - Lee Gardner - undergone
Lee Gardner, 96, lived without power and water in his home for days during last week’s freezing temperatures.
Lee Gardner, 96, lived without power and water in his home for days during last week’s freezing temperatures. Having just undergone hip replacement surgery, ...