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Ex-Demo cop Demings closes in on Republican Rubio in Florida

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. Representative Val Demings is entering the final weeks of her campaign to oust Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio in a stronger position than many observers in conservative Florida had expected. Demings, a former Orlando …

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Jim Hartman: Biden declares war on ‘maga Republicans’

jim hartmann By Jim Hartman Saturday, September 24, 2022 On September 1, President Biden used Independence Hall as a backdrop with uniformed Marines positioned behind him to deliver a high-profile speech promoting the “continuing battle for the soul of the nation.”Biden delivered a divisive political speech without pretense of being …

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Two numbers that should worry Republicans about Trump 2024

CNN — It’s hard to find someone these days who a) pays attention to Republican politics and b) thinks Donald Trump won’t run for president for the third time in 2024. But even as Republicans race toward what appears to be that inevitable outcome, there are signs that Trump as …

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Republicans clash with FTC chief Lina Khan over morale, partisanship and ‘zombie votes’ at agency

Federal Trade Commission Chair Lina M. Khan has faced intense questions from Republicans on a Senate oversight committee about her leadership in enforcing federal antitrust laws. While Democrats broadly backed Ms. Khan, a Biden appointee who took over as head of the FTC in June 2021, Republicans complained the commission …

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AOC Doubles Down After Republicans Fly Migrants to Washington, DC: ‘Crimes Against Humanity’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! On Friday, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doubled down on her criticism of the transport of migrants from the US-Mexico border to various parts of the country. In a tweet, the New York Democrat called recent actions by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Texas …

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Stephen Miller calls for FBI and DOJ ‘responsibility’ if Republicans take over Congress

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Trump’s former senior adviser, Stephen Miller, blasted the FBI and DOJ, calling them an “instrument” of the Democratic Party in Wednesday’s “Hannity.” STEPHEN MILLER: The Department of Justice, the FBI, federal law enforcement has become an instrument of the Democratic Party. …

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Republican Party picks losers

In 1950, the late UCLA Bruins football coach Red Sanders entered the zeitgeist forever when he told his men, “Winning isn’t everything. That’s the only thing. The quote has endured as a testament to the drive to compete and ambition, both in sport and in life. And nowhere is victory …

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Get rid of the debt ceiling before the Republicans win the House

It’s time: Congressional Democrats need to get things done to end the risk of a national debt default. If they don’t address this before the end of the current term, we run the risk that a Republican majority in the House will be irresponsible enough to allow a default to …

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Gloves off, Biden adopts a tough tone on “MAGA Republicans”

WASHINGTON — In recent days, President Joe Biden has stepped up his attacks on Donald Trump and so-called MAGA Republicans for posing a threat to democracy. He likened the philosophy behind the dominant strain of the modern GOP to “semi-fascism.” And Democrats are taking notice. Biden’s no-gloves, no-holds-barred approach of …

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Trump rallies to Oz and Mastriano in Pennsylvania amid midterm concerns

MYERSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Larry Mitko has voted for Donald Trump in 2016. But the Republican from Beaver County in western Pennsylvania said he was not considering supporting his party’s Senate candidate Dr. Mehmet Oz – ‘no way, no how’ . Mitko doesn’t feel like he knows the famed heart …

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North Carolina Republicans hide their extreme abortion records

After the Supreme Court overturned Roe vs. Wade, Republicans in North Carolina are racing to hide their unpopular and extremist positions on abortion. Several GOP congressional candidates in North Carolina, including NC-06 candidate Chris Castelli and NC-13 candidate Bo Hines, have even gone so far as to remove anti-abortion views …

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Republicans are hypocrites | News, Sports, Jobs

South Carolina Republican Lindsey Graham says if Trump is found guilty of mishandling top secret documents, there will be riots in the streets. Well, sure, like Trump, he won’t be in the streets leading the pack. Like Trump, he’s an agitator, everything barks. If Trump supporters are dumb …

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What do voters want in 2024? Democrats want a unifier, Republicans want a fighter

It’s not just that Democratic and Republican voters disagree on who the next president should be. A new USA TODAY/Ipsos poll reveals that they also have different views on crucial features to get the job done. Democratic voters say they want above all a unifier who will focus on bringing …

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Biden asks Republicans to avoid ‘MAGA’ in November, vote Democrat

ROCKVILLE, Maryland, Aug 25 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden had harsh words to describe Trump-allied Republicans on Thursday as he held his first political rally ahead of the November election, accusing the group of of embracing violence and hatred, and saying they slid into “semi-fascism” during a previous fundraising …

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Republicans vie for GOP Senate nod in Oklahoma runoff – Newstalk KZRG

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two loyalists of former President Donald Trump who both backed his claim that he won the 2020 election face off Tuesday in a contest that will likely decide who will be the next U.S. senator in the ‘Oklahoma. U.S. Representative Markwayne Mullin, owner of a Westville …

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“Republicans ain’t shit!” Reecie Colbert comes for GOP in new 2022 midterms book

Photo: Courtesy of the author Over the years, BlackWomenViews Founder and political analyst Reecie Colbert has ruffled quite a few feathers with her bold takes on cultural happenings. She appeared on MSNBC’s Cross Connection with Tiffany Cross as well as the Symone Sanders To display. Perhaps she is best known …

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Trump’s dominance in the GOP is in focus, worrying some party members

Placeholder while loading article actions Donald Trump secures his grip on the Republican Party less than three months before the midterm elections, with GOP primary voters heading to the polls in Wyoming to oust his most vocal GOP critic, dozens of nominees for office state and federal officials amplifying his …

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Curtis Hills and 4 Other Republicans Seek Walorski’s Former Congressional Seat – Indianapolis Business Journal

Following the unexpected death of Congresswoman Jackie Walorski, a handful of Republicans from the 2nd congressional district have come forward to run for the seat, vying to fill the vacancy in a caucus later this week. The GOP must appoint someone for the remainder of Walorski’s term, which ends Jan. …

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Al Franken tweets endorsement of Liz Cheney, jokes he’ll ‘have weight’ with Wyoming Republicans

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Former Minnesota Democratic Senator Al Franken took to Twitter on Saturday to support Republican Congresswoman Liz Cheney in her bid for re-election in Wyoming. “I’ve decided to endorse @RepLizCheney for the Republican nomination for the House seat. In Wyoming, this is the …

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Republicans may regret pushing DOJ to release search warrant

Many of Trump’s GOP allies have demanded that the DOJ release its Mar-a-Lago search warrant and supporting documents. On Thursday, the DOJ decided to do just that, asking a court to unseal parts of the warrant. Legal experts and political strategists say Trump supporters bit off more than they could …

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Republicans’ odds of beating Democrats with 3 months until midterm

As inflation continues to negatively affect Americans’ view of the economy and the presidency, some polls indicate that the initially perceived Republican stronghold midterm in November is not as strong as it once was. only a few months old. An originally bleak midterm election prospect for Democrats could be salvaged …

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Republicans and Democrats prioritize legislative races targeting Collin County and South Texas seats

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential news from Texas. Two years ago, Democrats were gearing up for a rare opportunity in modern times: seizing a majority in the Texas House. But after they were woefully short — and …

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Republicans ‘are fascists’ because of their pro-life stance, MSNBC’s ‘Cross Connection’ guest emphatically claims

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A debate about how fascist Republicans interfered during the latest episode of MSNBC’s “The Cross Connection” on Saturday. Guest political analyst Fernand Amandi claimed that fascists have “disguised themselves” as Republicans in the current political environment, while Lucy Caldwell, another panelist and …

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House Republicans who voted to impeach Trump at risk

Data: Axios search; Table: Kavya Beheraj/Axios At least six of the ten House Republicans who voted to impeach former President Trump last year will not return to the next Congress — and that number is set to rise. Why is this important: The dark political future of those who broke …

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Republican Wisconsin gubernatorial candidates won’t pledge to support Trump in 2024

The Republican candidates for governor of Wisconsin all wanted the endorsement of former President Donald Trump. But in a debate on Monday night, none of them would pledge to support him. Their comments offered a snapshot of political time for Republicans in Wisconsin, where former Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, Construction …

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Republicans dominate rainy Congressional baseball game

Members of Congress spoke about the protesters as they warmed up for the game. “Nobody takes them seriously,” said Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., calling them “idiots.” The purpose of the game is to raise money for charities, he pointed out, such as the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington …

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Judge blocks Georgia DA from developing case against Republican senator in Trump investigation

Jones is one of 16 fake Trump voters who signed the “unofficial certificate of electorate” as part of a plan to overthrow the Electoral College in the 2020 election. Jones is currently running for lieutenant governor of Georgia against Democrat Charlie Bailey. Willis hosted a fundraiser for Bailey last month …

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Jan. 6 committee did little to sway Republicans: poll

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot held a series of hearings with revealing testimony and new evidence, but one group of Americans are unmoved by its findings: the Republicans. Driving the news: While four in five Democrats and a majority of independents report after hearings, fewer …

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House GOP attacks Jan. 6 witness who still works for House Republicans

House Republicans attacked a Jan. 6 committee witness in real time Thursday. But the witness, Sarah Matthews, still works for Republicans in Congress. The GOP Twitter account later deleted the attack on Matthews, who called her a “liar.” Loading Something is loading. The official House Republican Twitter account on Thursday …

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Senator Tina Smith promotes family planning bill, asks Republicans to get on board

NORTH MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) – The Senses. Tina Smith (D-Minnesota) and Patty Murray (D-Washington) introduced a bill in the Senate to increase funding for federal grants for family planning in response to Roe v. Wade being struck down by the US Supreme Court. United. The Expanding Access to Family Planning …

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SCOTT: Here’s the one mistake Republicans can’t make if they want to win big in November

I’ve been saying this all along – 2022 is ours to lose. In less than 2 years of Joe Biden‘s presidency and the Democratic Party’s rise to power in Washington, we have seen only one thing: sheer incompetence hurting American families. Rampant inflation, empty shelves, mothers who can’t find formula, …

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Republicans still favored in midterm elections, but their chances of retaking the Senate are dwindling

Republicans are widely expected to score victories in November’s midterm elections, largely thanks to Americans’ frustrations with runaway inflation. High RB00 gasoline prices, +0.39% and other essentials help keep President Joe Biden’s approval ratings low — and give Republicans a talking point to use against Biden and his fellow Democrats. …

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Decision on fate of Lewis County Republican council chairman delayed

By Isabel Vander Stoep / [email protected] Guests arrived early and waited for the man of the hour, but the similarities between Monday night’s Lewis County Republican meeting and a surprise party ended there. People gathered outside Chehalis Eagles Hall in Chehalis, starting before 5 p.m. for the special 6.30 p.m. …

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Nebraska Republicans oust party leader in turbulent GOP convention | Policy

KEARNEY, Neb. — Nebraska GOP Chairman Dan Welch opened the state’s GOP convention on Saturday, saying he hoped the event would “clear the air” in what he admitted to be a divided Republican party . Nebraska GOP delegates voted to oust Welch after eight years as party chairman in a …

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More Republicans are now calling Jan. 6 a ‘legitimate protest’ than a ‘riot’

Comment this story Comment When the dust settled on January 6, 2021, we could not agree on whether Donald Trump had incited the insurrection. But at least one conclusion crossed partisan lines: This had been a very bad and violent thing. Apparently, we can’t even agree on that anymore. The …

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My Take: The Republican Party is Building a Stronger Southern Minnesota – Albert Lea Tribune

My View by Robert Hoffman Hope everyone had a great Independence Day weekend. Albert Lea looked amazing, the weather cooperated and the events throughout the community were well organized and a great showcase of a community’s efforts. Special thanks to the Albert Lea-Freeborn County Chamber of Commerce for their fantastic …

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Republicans, don’t you want to be free?

Dear Republicans: This is what a free woman looks like. Leonard Pitts Jr. / McClatchy Journals I mean, of course, Cassidy Hutchinson, a young former White House aide to Donald Trump, who appeared before the House committee investigating the January 6 coup attempt. Free from the need to defend the …

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Traditional Republicans and businesses see more cohesive GOP caucus after Tuesday’s primaries | Elections

For the past four years, an intra-party brawl has fractured the GOP and frustrated its members. Tuesday night’s primary results changed all that, according to some caucus members looking to return to the General Assembly in January. Notably, several stalwarts of the party’s most conservative faction will not be back …

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Meet Hill’s Seven Republicans Ready to Hold Trump Accountable

Placeholder while loading article actions At the start of the riot on Capitol Hill, no elected Republican Party official had any obvious illusions about the cause. Even staunch allies of President Donald Trump such as Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) have reached out to the White House in a bid …

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Reviews | Republicans must answer tough questions about women’s lives

Placeholder while loading article actions In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down abortion rights, we know three things: 1) The decision is hugely unpopular; 2) banning abortion will have disastrous consequences for women; and 3) Republicans have no say in No. 2. Recent polls on the …

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Virginia Gov. Youngkin, a rising GOP star, ready to hit the campaign trail in support of fellow Republicans

Governor Youngkin: Virginia is changing Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin joins “Fox & Friends” on primary day to discuss the most pressing issues facing voters and the possibility of a presidential bid. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! With Virginia’s biennial budget signed and the state’s congressional primaries in …

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House Republicans urge SEC to roll back climate disclosure rules

House Republicans are urging the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to reverse its proposal that would require public companies to make climate change-related disclosures. © Shutterstock GOP lawmakers said the SEC should focus on its three-party mission to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. …

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Message from Democrats: Iowans’ rights are in line with Republican control

Just days after the Iowa Supreme Court ruled on abortion rights in Iowa, Democrats in the state are sending out the message that other rights could be at risk. The Iowa Supreme Court released a monumental decision on Friday in which the court found there was no state constitutional right …

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Republicans should wait to regulate Big Tech

A coalition of lawmakers and advocacy groups is making its last push to pass antitrust legislation targeting big tech platforms before the end of the year. But in the rush to rein in Big Tech, many conservatives signed a bill that would do little to address their underlying concerns. Rather …

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Ban on drag shows for kids in Arizona backed by top Capitol Republicans

Republicans in Arizona are following the lead of lawmakers in Florida and Texas in opening a new front in America’s culture war, proposing laws banning children from attending drag shows. GOP leaders in the Arizona Legislature sent out a highly worded press release on Tuesday announcing work on such a …

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“It’s lawlessness in the city of Philadelphia” – CBS Philly

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Pennsylvania House Republicans announce they are beginning proceedings to impeach Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner. Representatives Josh Kail, Torren Ecker and Tim O’Neal announced the start of impeachment proceedings on Monday due to Philadelphia’s runaway crime and violence. The three members say they are circulating a …

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Lawyers’ money, Reynolds’ top factor in ousting Republicans

Dustin Hit DES MOINES — Three political advocacy organizations spent a combined total of more than $636,000 on Republican primary campaigns in last week’s election in Iowa, according to state campaign finance records. And these groups — Americans for Prosperity, the American Federation for Children and The Family Leader — …

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10 House Republicans support raising the purchase age of the semi-automatic shotgun to 21

Ten House Republicans backed a token vote on Wednesday to raise the minimum age to purchase a semi-automatic rifle from 18 to 21. Defectors voted to retain language increasing the age of purchase in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s sweeping gun control package. Republican Representatives who voted with Democrats included Representatives …

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Reviews | What the Arizona GOP response to Uvalde reveals

Placeholder while loading article actions Republican lawmakers in Arizona offered more than thoughts and prayers to the innocent victims massacred in Uvalde, Texas. They praised law enforcement for their actions despite ample evidence that police waited too long to intervene, blamed the violence on the absence of God. and renewed …

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Bill Maher fears Republicans are ‘stealing the problem’ of marijuana from Democrats

House passes bill to legalize marijuana Fox News Congressional Correspondent Chad Pergram details the House vote to remove marijuana from the government’s list of controlled substances on “Fox Report.” NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! “Real Time” host Bill Maher made a bold prediction Friday about Republicans “stealing” …

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On Guns and Inflation, Republicans Ignore the Rest of the World

At the heart of the GOP’s medium-term strategy is capitalizing on the anger over inflation. They have sought to blame him on what they claim is President Joe Biden’s overly generous COVID-19 stimulus. (Never mind that Donald Trump’s bailouts were also generous, and that those paycheck protection plans and stimulus …

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Biden thinks ‘rational Republicans’ could switch to gun control

President Biden told reporters on Monday that “rational Republicans” could act on some gun control in the wake of the recent mass shooting in Uvalde, Texas. Driving the news: “I think things have gotten so bad that everyone is becoming more rational about it, at least that’s my hope,” Biden …

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Walz seeks re-election, Republicans vow to win House majority

Gov. Tim Walz formally sought re-election with Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan on Thursday morning. “Four years later…are you still ready?” the governor told Flanagan just before signing official documents at the secretary of state’s office. “I’m always ready, let’s go!” she replied. As incumbents, they will be considered early favorites, …

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How McCormick and Oz can make Pennsylvania Republicans even better

PITTSBURGH— A a full week after Republican primary voters in Pennsylvania cast their ballots, no one yet knows who won the contest. The unsolved case has led to legal action, with former President Donald Trump telling his favored candidate to declare victory. Supporters on both sides are frustrated, and a …

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Fox News host grills RNC chairman on Trump accusing *Republicans* of cheating

Fox News host Martha MacCallum confronted Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel on Sunday over Donald Trump’s baseless accusations of cheating in Pennsylvania’s Republican Senate primary. The former president encouraged famed doctor Mehmet Oz, whom he backed in the race, to declare victory last week, even though the contest was …

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Wisconsin Republicans rally to vote on endorsements

MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) – Republicans in Wisconsin are meeting on Saturday to consider whether to endorse a candidate in the hotly contested gubernatorial race, as some have argued they shouldn’t pick a frontrunner until the August primary in the US. state of the battlefield. The top candidates in the gubernatorial …

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Meet the two Republican candidates for Texas Lands Commissioner

Texas Republicans will decide next week who their nominee for Texas General Land Office commissioner will be: either Trump-endorsed nominee Dawn Buckingham or GOP historian Tim Westley. The winner of the May 24 runoff will be one step closer to leading the agency responsible for managing the state’s 13 million …

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State Democrats urge Republicans to suspend gasoline taxes in Indiana for summer

INDIANAPOLIS — During the last legislative session, Democrats proposed suspending the state gas tax as prices began to rise due to the war in Ukraine. Republicans did not support those efforts instead, passing House Registration Act 1002 that covered various tax issues that Republicans say will help Hoosiers. Now, with …

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3 Things Republicans and Democrats Could Agree on When MN Legislative Session Ends – Twin Cities

The politically divided Minnesota Legislature has a week to resolve three important questions: what to do with a multi-billion budget surplus, how to improve public safety and how much to borrow for infrastructure improvements. Or they couldn’t do any of that. It’s not a budget year, so the state’s current …

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Democrats and Republicans take key step in passing tech bill

WASHINGTON, DC – The lack of computer chips continues to impact supply chains and people’s wallets. However, Congress may be on the verge of a big breakthrough. Democrats and Republicans have come together to try to pass a massive bill by the end of the summer. WHAT IS THE INVOICE? …

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Most House Republicans backed aid from Ukraine. This NJ congressman didn’t.

New Jersey Rep. Jeff Van Drew was one of 57 House Republicans to oppose sending an additional $40 billion in aid to Ukraine to help the country repel the invasion Russian. The bill passed, 368-57 with 219 Democrats and 149 Republicans supporting the measure, including the other 11 members of …

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Midterm elections: The strategy behind Biden’s new language on Republicans

That term is “MAGA Republicans,” which Biden embroidered with “extreme” but, significantly, not “Donald Trump.” The distinction reflects polling and analysis by Biden allies aimed at identifying the most effective arguments for Democrats to try to fend off a crippling Republican coup in the November election. “It’s very clear that …

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Davis: Democrats can win 2022 midterms by asking Republicans to answer two questions

Here are two questions that Senate and House Democratic campaign committees should demand — through well-funded national and state ad campaigns, on the broadcast network, cable news channels and social media — that the Republicans answer, yes or no: 1. Will you publicly repudiate Donald Trump’s praise of Vladimir Putin’s …

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Senate Republicans vote to scuttle proposed rail link between Twin Cities, Twin Ports and Twin Cities

DULUTH, Minn. — Proponents of passenger rail transportation between the Twin Ports and the Twin Cities expressed dismay this week following a Republican vote banning public funding for the project. The 34 Senate Republicans voted Monday to pass an amendment to the agency’s transportation bill that prevents the Minnesota Department …

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Biden roasts Trump, Republicans, himself at correspondents’ dinner

WASHINGTON — The annual White House Press Corps Gala returned Saturday night with the Washington roast, the reporters who cover it and the man at the helm: President Joe Biden. The White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, sidelined by the pandemic in 2020 and 2021, featured Biden as the first president …

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Democrats should challenge Republicans to ‘step up’ | News, Sports, Jobs

Leonard Pitts Jr., syndicated columnist She was just trying to defend herself. He looks like a Republican “colleague” slimmed down Michigan State Senator Mallory McMorrow in one of those ad hominem, factless, detached from reality, what the hell are you even talking about attacks that have …

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Republicans should vote for Rebecca Kleefisch

With the midterm elections fast approaching, it will be imperative for Wisconsin Republicans to defeat Governor Tony Evers. If Republicans can take control of the governor’s office, they can pass crucial school choice legislation, tax reform and invest more in public safety. Although the political landscape looks favorable for Republicans …

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Not just Republicans: Biden blames Manchin for blocking child tax credit expansion

At an event in Washington state last week, President Joe Biden appeared to blame Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) for the expiration of popular enhanced child tax credit payments. “We’re one Democrat and 50 Republicans short of stopping it from going through this time around,” he said. “But it really fundamentally …

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Republicans: Trump-backed pair repeating ‘big lie’ win Michigan support | Michigan

Two Donald Trump-backed candidates won support from Michigan Republicans for attorney general and secretary of state at a convention on Saturday, paving the way to face off against Democratic incumbents in the fall. The gathering of thousands of delegates was a test of Trump’s influence in the party. His allies …

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McCarthy’s failure to lead House Republicans began before Jan. 6

Placeholder while loading article actions On New Year’s Day 2021, House Republicans still couldn’t get a clear answer on whether their leaders would vote in five days to certify the 2020 presidential election. Some demanded that House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) make it clear whether he would vote to …

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An Influential Group of Republicans Remain Loyal to Liz Cheney: The Pro-Israel Donors

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Liz Cheney, the congresswoman from Wyoming who is perhaps Donald Trump’s fiercest critic, isn’t too popular in her party these days: House Republican caucus the kicked out of her leadership role and some influential Republicans want her out of the GOP, period. But there is a section …

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What do Republicans mean by a “rigged” election?

Is this type of voting illegal or just too convenient? Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images In a review of the many statements Republican politicians make these days about allegedly improper election procedures or voter conduct, the Washington To postPhilip Bump of made a crucial distinction that often gets lost in all …

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Reviews | Republicans need to get away from Trump

Trump has been a poison to the Republican Party and our democracy, so the candidates don’t need his endorsement. The Republican Party needs to focus on electing the most qualified people for the job, rather than the people former President Donald Trump approves of. A representative from North Carolina illustrates …

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Marjorie Taylor Greene: Judge mulls decision to exclude Republican from Congress | Republicans

A federal judge has indicated that an attempt to bar far-right Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene from running for re-election will be allowed. A protest from a group of Georgia voters says Greene should be disqualified under the 14th Amendment to the US constitution because she supported insurgents who attacked …

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Northwest Republican lawmakers call budget rushed and short-sighted – Shaw Local

Republican lawmakers in northwest Illinois have called the state’s budget process rushed and reliance on tax revenue from increased consumer spending after the lockdown as short-sighted. Those Republican lawmakers voted against budget appropriations and funding but largely supported the tax relief proposal that the General Assembly passed early Saturday morning …

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House Republicans await federal court ruling before deciding on Ohio’s second primary

House Speaker Bob Cupp (R-Lima) said he’s leaving it up to the federal court to decide on new maps of Ohio state’s legislative districts before lawmakers in the state does decide what happens next with a second primary. Because the Ohio Redistricting Commission did not pass the maps that were …

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Right-wing US figures follow suit in Kremlin over Ukrainian disinformation, experts say | Republicans

The false and conspiratorial narratives pushed by some conservative US politicians and media figures about Russia’s brutal invasion of Ukraine have reinforced and created synergies with the Kremlin’s fabled disinformation machine, according to experts in manipulation of the information. But even as Russia has embraced and promoted American disinformation, as …

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Reviews | This Republican flip-flop is far worse than ‘cancel culture’

“When the Republicans return to power, Apple and Disney have to understand one thing: everything will be on the table,” Ingraham warned. “Your copyright, trademark protection. Your special status in certain states. And even your corporate structure itself. once and for all for the good of competition and ultimately for …

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Two Republicans vying for Circuit Court Judge Part II | News

Two Republicans are vying to succeed Judge Jean Stanley, who is not seeking reelection as a Circuit Court Part II judge in the 1st Judicial District. Suzanne Cook takes on Lois Bunton-Shults-Davis in the May 3 primary ballot for judgeship, which covers Carter, Johnson, Unicoi and Washington counties. The Republican …

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