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The radical modesty of Joe Biden’s budget

While government policies rarely have major effects on the overall growth rate of the economy, they can have dramatic effects on people’s quality of life. (Andrew Harnik | AP) President Joe Biden speaks in the East Room of the White House, Washington, Thursday, April 15, 2021. | June 1, 2021, …

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Schumer says Senate Democrats will work on a bill in June

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) praises the legislative achievements of Senate Democrats as he holds a press conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on March 25, 2021. Jonathan Ernst | Swimming pool | Reuters Senate Democrats plan to move forward with developing a vast infrastructure package next …

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Republicans seek to win over vaccine skeptics in their ranks

WASHINGTON – When a group of Republican doctors in Congress released a video promoting the safety of the coronavirus vaccine, their message was not explicitly aimed at their conservative constituents, but had a clear political bent nonetheless. Getting the photo is the best way to “end government restrictions on our …

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Newsom reminder: How enthusiastic is the base?

Democratic Party leaders unite behind a message that the recall is a desperate Republican plot that is bad for California. CALIFORNIA, USA – This story was originally published by CalMatters. Lea este artículo in español. It was the week that the campaign to defend Gov. Gavin Newsom against a recall …

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President Biden’s commitment to diversity in the first 100 days

Unless facing a crisis, the greatest responsibility of a president early in an administration is to endow the highest levels of government with hand-picked appointments. This allows the chief executive to steer the gigantic ship of state in the direction that advances his political priorities. Throughout the 2020 presidential campaign, …

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Tennessee Republicans take lessons in critical race theory

NASHVILLE – In the closing days of the legislative session, Republicans at Tennessee House reopened an education committee to curb what public schools will be allowed to teach on the topics of racism and inequality. Members of the House Education Administration Committee – which had previously closed for the year …

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Kamala Harris’ book not in ‘welcome packs’ for migrants

The Claim: Vice President Kamala Harris’ Children’s Book “Now Included in Welcome Kits for Unaccompanied Children at the Border” Migrant children held by federal officials in California can expect to receive clothing, toiletries, food and – some conservative commentators say – a copy of Vice President Kamala Harris‘ children’s book. …

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