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Both Democrats and Republicans want Wisconsin personal property tax to end. They disagree on how to proceed | Government and politics

ADAM ROGAN ROOT – “I’ve heard a lot about our manufacturers and some in our tech industry… can we please repeal the personal property tax so we can let our manufacturers do more?” Racine County executive Jonathan Delagrave asked a panel of six state lawmakers on Wednesday. Personal property tax …

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Republicans are shamelessly working to overthrow democracy. Are Democrats Paying Attention? | voting rights in the United States

A dry running. A dress rehearsal. A practice shot. As the first anniversary of the Jan.6 uprising on Capitol Hill approaches, warnings abound of the danger of a repeat by Republicans. But even as Donald Trump loyalists besiege democracy with voting restrictions and attempt to take over the conduct of …

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Why are some LGBTQ people Republican? Why are they voting against their own community? / LGBTQ Nation

Peter BoykinPhoto: Facebook One of the lingering mysteries in politics is why the existence of LGBTQ Republicans. The party is addressing the religious right, which is working to roll back LGBTQ rights. The Trump administration has made the attack on LGBTQ progress a hallmark of its policies. Trump himself seemed …

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Minnesota Republicans call on Mayo Clinic to drop employee vaccination mandate

ST. PAUL – A group of 38 Republican lawmakers in Minnesota this week highlighted a letter they sent to the chief of the Mayo Clinic, urging the health care system to drop its mandate to vaccinate employees following other groups to across the country abandoning their demands. On Monday, December …

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Contest coming after Republicans from Lubbock Co. release final shortlist for March 2022 primary

** Lubbock County Republican Party press release ** Here is the full list of depositors for the March 1, 2022 Republican Party primary who filed after our last press release on December 10, 2021. Candidates for each office are listed in the order in which their candidacy was received. The …

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Republicans too scared of Trump to fix election laws

Mike Pence chairing the January 6 joint session of Congress governed by the Electoral Count Act of 1887. Photo: Saul Loeb – Pool / Getty Images After the chaos of the 2020 presidential election, you hope the one thing Democrats and Republicans would agree on is the need to clarify …

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Ohio House of Representatives Republicans reject support for proposed Lake Erie Icebreaker wind project

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Republicans in the Ohio House of Representatives have rejected the idea of ​​imposing a small surcharge on FirstEnergy customers in northeast Ohio that would be used to support a wind farm project in the Lake Erie known as the Icebreaker. Rep. Bill Seitz, Republican for the Cincinnati …

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Senate gives Rosenworcel a new FCC term, but Republicans aim to block Gigi Sohn

Enlarge / FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Communications and Technology Subcommittee on December 5, 2019 in Washington, DC. Getty Images | Chip Somodevilla The United States Senate today approved a new five-year term for Federal Communications Commission Chairman Jessica Rosenworcel. Today’s vote has …

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Mona Charen: Dr Oz charlatan the code of republican politics

Sean Parnell, the Trump anointed candidate for the Pennsylvania Senate, dropped out of the race after a child custody hearing that presented chilling details of his relationship with his ex-wife. Laurie Snell alleged that Parnell hit her, strangled her and hit one of their sons hard enough to leave a …

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The “best” Republicans don’t come

Republicans love a good ol ‘purity test. The party has long drawn inspiration from an endless array of scorecard groups that set the standard for GOP DNA and punish deviants–of Club for Growth To RNA To the Heritage Foundation. In the 2016 election, then-Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus feared …

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