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It’s time for Democrats to accept that standards are dead

When members of the House Select Committee on Jan. 6 asked Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) to meet with them, they probably should have known he wouldn’t comply with their request. The Republican responded to their perfectly legitimate request with a four page letter detailing his quibbles with the committee, including …

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McConnell threatens to shut down Senate if Democrats filibuster

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday threatened to essentially shut down a “post-nuclear Senate” as Democrats accelerated toward a potential vote on changing the 60-vote Senate obstruction next week. “I think it’s appropriate to ask: What would the Senate look like …

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January 6 isn’t America’s greatest threat – it’s the Democratic Party: Mark Levin

Mark Levin slammed Democrats for trying to compare the Jan.6 Capitol riot to civil war and said the left-wing party was the biggest threat to America in Sunday’s “Life, Liberty & Levin” . “Look at how the Washington establishment, the media, the Democratic Party, the Democrats in Congress, the universities …

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Democrats and Cruz ready to face the Russian pipeline

Democrats are heading for a showdown with Sen. Ted cruzRafael (Ted) Edward Cruz Overnight Health Care – Brought to you by AstraZeneca and Friends of Cancer Research – Former advisers urge Biden to revise strategy (R-Texas) for his attempt to force the Biden administration‘s hand on a Russian gas pipeline. …

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House Democrats look at strategy focused on January 6 ahead of midterms

The Congressional Democratic campaign committee on Thursday rolled out a new homepage on its website with a banner stating that “Republicans incite insurgency” against a backdrop of photos of the pro-Trump crowd as they took storming the Capitol. The page also highlights the 139 Republicans who voted to quash the …

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The Richmond Observer – OPINION: Democrats’ expert disputes narrative of “fair” electoral cards

You’ve heard the argument from Democratic politicians and their ideological allies: North Carolina is a purple state, almost equally divided between supporters of the two main parties. The new congressional map of the state should reflect this fact. The argument suggests that a fair card – free from partisan mischief …

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Leubsdorf: Democrats are unrealistic on goals

Carl P. Leubsdorf is a columnist for Dallas Morning News. Photo For months, Senator Joe Manchin’s refusal to sign President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better bill subjected the West Virginia Democrat to significant criticism from progressives in the party. But Manchin is not the only one responsible for the deadlock …

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Trump named resigns after scuffle with Democratic banking regulators

The Republican chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, who was appointed by former President Donald J. Trump, said on Friday she was cutting her term short after a clash with Democratic banking regulators. Jelena McWilliams, who began a five-year term as president in June 2018, will resign effective February …

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Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene suggested Democrats moving to Red States should be given a “cooling off period” before being allowed to vote

Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene tweeted that Democrats who move to Republican states are temporarily banned from voting.Kevin Dietsch / Getty Images Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene said Democrats who move to the Red States should be temporarily banned from voting. Florida and Texas received by far the largest influx of new …

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What is a Fair Trade NC Congress Card? Democratic expert says GOP would still win most seats | DFA 90.7

North Carolina is close to a state 50-50 in the US presidential and senatorial elections, so Democrats have said a fair congressional card should give them the edge in seven US House seats and Republicans the advantage in seven – or maybe a card that favors Republicans in eight seats …

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Harris hits back at Democrats’ claims she is “prepared to fail”

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Vice President Kamala Harris said on Sunday she did not think she was “prepared to fail” amid complaints from fellow Democrats that President Biden gave her an impossible portfolio in their first year in office . During a pre-recorded interview with CBS’s …

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Democrats say they are serious about state elections. But are they too late?

“It sounds a lot like rock climbing, pushing a boulder while your arms melt,” said Amanda Litman of the liberal group Run for Something, which recruits young people to run for state and local elections. Redistribution at a glance Every 10 years, every state in the United States is required …

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NJ Selects New Congressional District Map Drawn By Democrats | New Jersey News

By MIKE CATALINI, Associated Press TRENTON, NJ (AP) – The New Jersey bipartisan commission charged with drawing congressional district boundaries for the next decade voted on Wednesday to approve a map proposed by Democrats. The vote was 7-6, with Democrats in favor and Republicans against. Former Supreme Court Justice John …

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New California Congressional Card Boosts Democrats

Unlike other states where legislatures are drawing new lines, California has a Redistribution Commission made up of five Democrats, five Republicans, and four Independents. But a redistribution-focused branch of the Republican Party denounced the new borders as being stacked in favor of Democrats and suggested the commission was taking sides. …

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Majority of U.S. crypto investors back Democrats: report

According to a recent survey by the venture capital giant Andreessen Horowitz, the majority of U.S. crypto investors who are registered voters support Democrats. Among the crypto owner group, 61% said they voted for President Joe Biden, the Democratic candidate for the 2020 election. Only 32% said they voted for …

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Ingraham: radical democrats prefer blockades, don’t trust people to make their own decisions

Laura Ingraham said liberals are uncomfortable with people making free choices and wanting to dominate and control people who live in Republican states during her “Ingraham Angle” monologue on Wednesday. “For most normal people to turn a society upside down over a virus just doesn’t make sense. We already know …

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Democrats move forward with electric vehicle tax credits

The inclusion of an additional bonus for vehicles manufactured by unionized U.S. facilities could alleviate the concerns of traditional U.S. major automakers and their Capitol Hill allies as they transition from internal combustion engines to vehicles equipped with it. electrical outlets. But this approach quickly sparked trade concerns among other …

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Florida Democrats aim to bounce back as GOP vote count rises

By Anthony Izaguirre | Associated press TALLAHASSEE, Fla .– In Florida, for the first time in modern history, registered Republican voters outnumber Democrats. Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis is embarking on a re-election campaign backed by a national profile and a cash reserve unmatched by any Democratic challenger. And Republicans control …

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Democrats in “hypersonic” panic at mid-term and 2024: Ingraham

Democrats are heading for a “Thelma and Louise” like ending, Laura Ingraham said in Friday’s opening monologue of “The Ingraham Angle.” “The old FDR and JFK party now looks more like Thelma and Louise’s party,” the host said, referring to the 1991 crime film. Like its main characters, “Democrats are …

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My Take: Why Do Democrats Demonize Business Owners? – Albert Léa Tribune

My point of view by Brad Kramer Republicans have maintained a tradition of being pro-business while Democrats have introduced anti-business regulations. How important does it matter if you are not a business owner? Business affects all aspects of your life. When you go to the grocery store and buy a …

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CT Democrats Are Good Leaders For Our State

Connecticut is emerging from the biggest and most disruptive crisis in our lives. But unlike other states, we protect the public with ever-increasing immunization rates, dramatically improving our fiscal health, and seeing people and businesses relocate to our state. These are facts, despite all Republican claims to the contrary. There’s …

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Democratic lawmakers renew calls to add Supreme Court seats after abortion debate

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The growing push by some Democrats to reshape the Supreme Court rekindled this week as the court heard oral arguments in Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban case, which could potentially limit access to abortion in the United States. The court heard arguments from …

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Democrat Jamie Belsito wins long Republicans-held North Shore seat

Democrats won another Republicans legislative seat as Topsfield’s Jamie Belsito defeated Rowley’s Republican Robert Snow on Tuesday in a low-turnout special election. A women’s health advocate, Belsito is poised to take the seat occupied for more than two decades by Ipswich Republican Brad Hill, who resigned his seat to join …

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‘Big wave’ of disinformation targets Latinos, threatens Democrats

WASHINGTON (AP) – Prior to last year’s presidential election, Facebook ads targeting Latino voters described Joe Biden as a communist. During his inauguration, another conspiracy theory spread online and over radio in Spanish, warning that a pin worn by Lady Gaga indicated that Biden was working with dark left figures …

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Op-Ed: Democrats Must Fight Fire With Fire

But I have a way for you to beat the bleach drinkers: to fight fire with fire. Torres Small’s commercials, at least those played over and over in El Paso and southern New Mexico, turned negative and attacked Harrell personally. Every person in El Paso ran to their online dictionaries …

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Abigail Spanberger on Biden, FDR and What Democrats Want – “The Takeout”

After MP Abigail Spanberger told the New York Times that “nobody elected [President Biden] to be FDR ”, after Democrats lost the legislature and the gubernatorial race in November, and some Democratic lawmakers blamed it, the Virginia Democrat received an unexpected phone call while she was voting in the House …

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Democrats want significant increase in workplace fines and vaccine enforcement

New COVID-19 rules for workers include January 4 deadline for getting vaccinated Workers at large companies will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 4, 2022 or undergo regular testing under new federal rules. UNITED STATES TODAY WASHINGTON – As courts rule on whether a COVD-19 vaccination requirement for …

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Democrats lose out on ‘Biden 2024’ debate

(My favorite part of Post’s story is that after assurance after assurance that Biden is running, they drop that quote: “A Democrat involved in campaigns said he couldn’t think of a single person who he spoke to last month who sees the possibility of Biden showing up again as real. …

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Democrats sleepwalking towards electoral disaster in 2022

Democrats have lost sight of how to build a large absent coalition Donald trumpDonald TrumpTrump tells former aide Navarro to “protect executive privilege” as part of the House’s COVID-19 investigation. The Jan. 6 panel could see the influence of Bannon’s prosecution. or a Trump-style enemy of the GOP. As a …

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Republicans and Democrats in St. Louis County to try to compromise on redistribution map ahead of Monday’s vote | Politics

Both maps were drawn near the current dividing lines. The final map is unlikely to significantly change the partisan makeup of the county council. Other than a brief spell in 2019 when there were two vacancies, Democrats have held a majority since 2006. But the division commission will have to …

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Democrats’ attempt to get states to run their elections more like Maine’s falters in Congress

When Senator Angus King, I-Maine, spoke in the Senate last month after a Democratic-led voting bill failed a procedural vote in the Senate along partisan lines, he did not not restrained his concerns about the future of the American elections. “There has been a lot of talk in recent months …

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Republicans dominate largest congressional poll of Democrats since 1981

Top line Democrats concerned about the party’s prospects of retaining control of Congress received yet another piece of bad news on Tuesday, with a key poll showing Republicans now hold a 10 percentage point lead among registered voters. Then-presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks at a press conference in Wilmington, Delaware, …

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Democrats reward violence and perpetuate vicious cycle: Rantz

Democrats reward violence: Rantz Jason Rantz and Jeff Charles discuss threats from BLM chief if New York City mayor-elect Eric Adams reverts to “the old ways of policing” on “Fox News Primetime.” Radio host Jason Rantz said Democrats “rewarded” the crime and violence of the Black Lives Matter rioters on …

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Democrats at odds over SALT changes

Democrats in the House and Senate are clashing over how to address a tax break that disproportionately impacts a number of Blue States. Democratic lawmakers in both chambers want to make changes to the $ 10,000 cap for state and local tax deductions (SALT), a creation of the GOP, as …

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Reviews | Democrats must face their privilege

The results also put the Donald Trump phenomenon in a new perspective. Trump was needed to break the old GOP and make the party a vanguard of anti-elite resistance. But in 2020, with his moral degradation and everything in between, he was also holding back Republicans. If Republicans can find …

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Analysis: Democrats need account after misjudging nation’s mood

As the party wrangles over its sweeping social spending program, Republicans highlight issues that voters are most immediately concerned about, such as a sluggish economy, high gas prices, expensive groceries, high crime rates and more. concerns about the right of parents to influence what is taught in schools. These concerns …

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Democrats don’t want to admit why Biden fails

The RealClearPolitics and FiveThirtyEight Presidential approval trackers both say the same thing: President Joe Biden has never been as unpopular with voters as he is now, and he’s getting more and more unpopular every day. Asked to explain why Biden is so unpopular about Meet the press today, Democratic pollster …

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Democrats fight in Washington while Americans fight

Another day of missed deadlines, political malpractice and exhausted presidential authority on Capitol Hill ended with Joe Biden’s punch on infrastructure and social spending stalled yet again. Even after Biden said his presidency was on the line and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi warned lawmakers not to “embarrass” him as he …

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Obama urges Virginia Democrats to vote for Terry McAuliffe

Obama, in remarks supporting Virginia Democratic candidate for governor Terry McAuliffe, lambasted his opponent Glenn Youngkin, repeatedly mocking the Republican for a mismatch between how he presents himself and what his politics and his private comments say about it. The former president also criticized Republicans for seeking to restrict the …

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How the NJ became a solid democratic state

New Jersey has not elected a Republican to the US Senate since 1972. But this winning streak for Democrats was once the outlier in a state that regularly elected Republicans to governor and separated its members from the House of Representatives. between Democrats and Republicans. Gov. Phil Murphy is now …

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Democrats could finally help those stuck in the Medicaid gap

WASHINGTON – For most of her adult life, Amy Bielawski remained without health insurance. His small Atlanta-area business, which provides entertainment for parties and events, hasn’t generated enough revenue to afford coverage. So she recovered in the hope that her hypertension would not worsen and that her small pituitary tumor …

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Why Democrats say young voters are key to overthrowing Texas

Instead, he said, national Democratic leaders have treated Texas like a piggy bank, raising money from donors living there for campaigns in other states. “No one believed Texas could be won, but it’s a different place today,” he said. Indeed, Republicans‘ margins have shrunk or stayed the same in the …

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Reviews | Does the Democratic Party have a future?

This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can register here to receive it on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Last week, my colleague Ezra Klein wrote a long column on the work and political thought of David Shor, a progressive pollster and consultant who Politico says has “a White House …

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Voters have the answer for Democrats on spending

Democrats in Congress are arguing with each other over whether to pass a massive spending bill, or just a big one. They should listen to the voters, who are leading the way. A new Morning Consult poll asked voters what they thought of the Democrats’ expanded child tax credit as …

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Virginia Democrats rally to reverse Trump’s 2020 gains with Latinos

While President Joe Biden won the majority of Latino voters in both states, Trump’s gains among the traditionally trusted Democratic constituency were undeniable. In Florida, Trump’s stronger-than-expected performance among Latinos from all walks of life – not just Republican-leaning Cubans in America – helped him carry the state. In Virginia, …

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‘SNL’ returns with new Joe Biden, seeking to unite Democrats

The NBC variety show returned for the season premiere on Saturday and opened its 47th season with new actor James Austin Johnson as Biden. “What’s cooking, what’s good?” Johnson’s Biden said, kicking off the premiere. “How was everyone’s summer? Mine was bad.” Johnson’s Biden added that on the bright side, …

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Democrats urge Biden to go all out with agenda in limbo

Democrats urge President BidenJoe BidenHaitian Prime Minister warns inequality will drive further Pelosi migration: House to pass 3 major spending laws this week Erdoğan says Turkey plans to buy another Russian defense system MORE lean in as the party faces big divisions in the middle of a rocky stretch, with …

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Reviews | The roots of democratic disarray

In shaping their sweeping social spending legislation, with a putative price tag of $ 3.5 trillion, President Joe Biden and Democratic leaders in Congress argued that this was what voters chose last November. And polls show broad support for universal pre-K, lower prices for prescription drugs and expanded health care, …

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House Democrats aim to spend $ 4 billion to “reconnect communities” cut off by highways

The Democratic-led House Transport and Infrastructure Committee’s proposals for the party’s $ 3.5 trillion spending program include $ 4 billion to “reconnect communities” and related projects, in a development that encourages defenders who lobbied to demolish the highways that crossed neighborhoods decades ago. In the spring, President Joe Biden had …

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House Democrats propose limit on popular tax break in tech industry

As Democrats search for ways to cover their $ 3.5 trillion spending budget, lawmakers are setting a new limit on popular delisting for tech startups and other industries. Created to stimulate investment in certain types of small businesses, so-called qualified small business stocks allow founders, first-time employees, and investors to …

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