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Susan Swecker easily wins re-election as chairwoman of the Virginia Democratic Party

Josh Stanfield, executive director of the liberal group Activate Virginia, came in far behind with 31 votes. Stanfield served as campaign manager last year for Del. Lee J. Carter (D-Manassas), a self-proclaimed socialist who ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination. Fairfax County Democratic Committee member Jim McBride was in …

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Meet the new face of the Stamford Republicans. Will Esses create a ‘positive impact’ or a ‘far-right agenda’?

STAMFORD — In just a few short years, Joshua Esses has risen through the ranks of local Republican politicians. Just this month, the 30-year-old Harvard Law School graduate was named head of the city’s Republican Municipal Committee – which some have heralded as a necessary change to galvanize the party …

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Reviews | Senator Chris Murphy says Democrats shouldn’t let Republicans hit them on gas prices

Republicans widely say the situation calls into question Biden’s energy policies. They say prioritizing the transition to green energy has left us too dependent on Russian oil, and that we should redouble our bets on fossil fuels for our future. At the same time, they openly signal their intention to …

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Wave of House Democrat retirements fuels fears for party’s election prospects | Democrats

For Michigan Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, it was a question from her husband, “When is it our time?” For North Carolina Congressman David Price, it was the judgment that “the time has come” to resign. Some retired Democrats have blamed the gridlock and dysfunction on Capitol Hill while others point to …

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Republicans must reform the voter count law or risk losing it – InsideSources

When it comes to governance politics, there’s an axiom that even the most committed supporters mostly follow: Don’t give yourself power you wouldn’t give to your enemies. After Jan. 6, Republicans recognize the problem of allowing a vice president to obstruct the counting of electoral votes in Congress. All they …

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US Democrats hoard lawyers and cash to fight Republican election laws

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks during a party for the Democratic National Committee (DNC), at the Washington Hotel, in Washington, U.S., December 14, 2021. REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Feb 27 (Reuters) – Democrats are preparing to spend record sums on lawyers, advertising …

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Kleefisch believed Biden won Wisconsin, won’t say again – Twin Cities

By SCOTT BAUER MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican gubernatorial candidate Rebecca Kleefisch said five months ago that President Joe Biden had won Wisconsin, but on Thursday she dodged the question pending the results of ongoing investigations. by the GOP on the 2020 election. Kleefisch’s shift in stance on Biden’s victory …

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GB News: Kamala Harris slammed as ‘incompetent and lazy’ by Biden commentator | World | News

American author Lionel Shriver, 64, joined Dan Wootton, 38, on GB News yesterday. Discussing Joe Biden, 79,’s decision to bring in Kamala Harris, 57, as his running mate, the Spectator columnist ripped the VP apart. Asked by Mr Wootton if Ms Harris had been an ‘incompetent diversity hire’, the pro-Biden …

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Vernon Jones pledges to impeach Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

Credit: Sean Rayford/Getty OOf all the residents of the sunken places of House Negro Depot, Republican congressional candidate Vernon Jones has to be the most disconcerting. Here’s a black man who was once successfully sued by white men accusing him of racially discriminating against white people, and now he’s another …

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McMullin seeks support from GOPers, Democrats, more to oust Sen. Mike Lee | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo provided Evan McMullin, independent candidate for the United States Senate As U.S. Senate hopeful Evan McMullin campaigns for support, he’s appealing to a cross-section of Utahns, even suggesting that Democrats waive a prospect’s selection and back him to bolster the candidate’s prospects. independent. “I hope …

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GOP senator says Michelle Childs would get 60 votes

Senator Lindsey Graham, R.S.C., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, speaks during a hearing on salaries at profitable large corporations on Capitol Hill in Washington, United States, February 25, 2021. Suzanne Walsh | Reuters WASHINGTON — Republican Senator Lindsey Graham predicted Sunday that if President Joe Biden nominates South …

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Kiss or avoid? Midterm dilemma for Democrats as Biden ratings plunge | Joe Biden

OWith a handshake and a brief hug, Congresswoman Abigail Spanberger welcomed Joe Biden to her Virginia district last Thursday. The event was a chance to highlight the administration’s plans to reduce the cost of prescription drugs, but it was also a chance for the US president to promote his party …

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True Republicans who still believe in our democracy must oppose Trump’s Republicans

For the editor:Shame, shame, shameful lies flow like verbal dysentery from the mouths of Trump Republicans as they repeat the statement of the Republican National Committee, declaring that the January 6, 2021 insurrection on our United States Capitol by the supporters of former President Donald Trump was an act of …

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Vernon Jones says he will impeach Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on day one if elected

Republican congressional candidate Vernon Jones has said he will introduce articles of impeachment against President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on his first day in Congress if elected. The Trump-endorsed Jones took to Twitter on Wednesday and appeared to pledge to present articles of impeachment, adding that he …

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GOP invokes Kamala Harris in attempt to limit VP’s power to certify presidential elections

Republicans are pointing the finger at Vice President Kamala Harris bolstering Republican support for the overhaul of a 135-year-old law that many believe helped spark the Jan. 6, 2021 riot at the United States Capitol. They cite Ms Harris as one of the key reasons why the Voter Count Act …

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Republicans who voted to impeach Trump’s main rivals

WASHINGTON — The seven House Republicans who voted to impeach former President Donald J. Trump and are seeking re-election have outpaced their main opponents, many of whom received Mr. Trump’s support, according to campaign statements filed. with the Federal Election Commission. this week. In Wyoming, Rep. Liz Cheney, who was …

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New York Democrats could win 3 congressional seats under new maps

ALBANY, NY — New York lawmakers have introduced a redistricting plan that could see the size of the state’s Democratic delegation to Congress shrink from 19 to 22 members. The cards should be approved in the coming week. Democrats, who have supermajorities in both houses of the Legislative Assembly, are …

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Ron DeSantis vs. Kamala Harris too close to call

Polls continue to show that Governor. Ron DeSantis could be strong in the 2024 general election, if he were the Republican presidential nominee. A Harvard/Harris Poll of 1,815 registered voters conducted Jan. 19-20 showed DeSantis one point ahead of the vice president Kamala Harris in a hypothetical match. 40% of …

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Senate Democrats hope they can block Wheeler’s nomination

Governor Glenn Youngkin’s controversial choice for the post of environmental secretary is making his case to members of the General Assembly, who must approve his nomination. Being Donald Trump’s EPA chief isn’t exactly the best resume for Senate Democrats, who hope to reject Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s pick to lead his …

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Analysis: US haters line up to test Joe Biden

Biden made the kind of fateful decision on Monday that might be more comfortable in the tense 1970s, putting up to 8,500 troops on high alert to rush to Eastern Europe to counter the Kremlin’s decision. to force the United States away from its western flank. But his ordeal of …

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Letter: Elect more Democrats

Through Phil Brna Update: 59 a few minutes ago Published: 59 a few minutes ago I read Beverly Churchill’s January 18 letter in which she wrote that we need campaign finance reform. I agree 100%. She also said we should demand action from our US Senators, Lisa Murkowski and Dan …

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Hunter Biden’s ties to Chinese businessman ‘Superchairman’ should come under scrutiny: Peter Schweizer

The first son, Hunter Biden, reportedly had such a strong relationship with a Chinese businessman linked to Xi’s regime that he dubbed him the “superpresident”, according to the president of the Government Accountability Institute, Peter Schweizer. Schweizer, author of the new book ‘Red Handed: How American Elites Get Rich Helping …

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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris vow to fight for abortion rights on 49th anniversary of Roe v. wade

US President Joe Biden shakes hands with Vice President Kamala Harris Dustin Chambers/Bloomberg via Getty Images On the 49th anniversary of Roe c. Wade, President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris call for action as abortion rights continue to be under attack across the country. Biden, 79, shared a …

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Do you miss Trump? Democrats look lost without him, as local GOP comes back from the dead

Seattle pollster Stuart Elway, who has been taking our state’s political temperature for decades, noticed something a little unusual when compiling his latest opinion poll. Shortly after, a Republican surprisingly won the race for Seattle City Attorney — where we hadn’t elected someone turning red in 30 years. Elway’s statewide …

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Republicans are afraid of the GOP agenda

New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu, who recently withdrew from a long-awaited US Senate bid, revealed he was “disturbed” after conversations with dozens of Republican senators, who apparently wanted him to be a “roadblock” until the GOP takes over the White House. Sununu told the Washington Examiner this month that he …

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Who is the King of Florida? Tensions rise between Trump and Ron DeSantis

For months, former President Donald J. Trump quietly grumbled with friends and visitors to his Palm Beach mansion about a rival Republican power center in another Florida mansion, about 400 miles north. Governor Ron DeSantis, a man Mr. Trump believes has put on the map, has acted much less like …

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US President Joe Biden’s freshman year scorecard

Assessment of Biden’s handling of major challenges facing Americans, including Covid-19 and the economy US President Joe Biden has arrived facing extraordinary challenges: a nation divided after the Donald Trump years, the Covid pandemic and a tumultuous economy. And he promised Americans a lot: to heal the country’s democracy, defeat …

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Trump Rally highlights GOP tension over how to win in 2022

FLORENCE, Ariz. — Former President Donald J. Trump returned to Arizona, the birthplace of his political movement, on Saturday to headline a rally in the desert that was a stark testament to how he uplifted fringe beliefs and the politicians who propagated them — even as other Republicans openly fear …

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A taste of the south lied in Georgia y’all

The devil went down to Georgia and came back a lame duck. Joe Biden’s angry speech in the Peach State on Tuesday about so-called “voting rights” was stupid, divisive and full of lies, and he also exposed his helplessness. Inflation is at a 40-year high, store shelves are empty, COVID …

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Lat: Biden remakes federal justice

What will historians say Joe Biden and Donald Trump had in common? Their greatest presidential legacy could end up being how they shaped the federal justice system. Despite failures on other fronts, Trump has appointed more than 200 judges, including three Supreme Court justices – who may soon vote to …

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2 Republicans in AP: Wisconsin Sen. Johnson running for a 3rd term

MADISON, Wisconsin (AP) – Republican U.S. Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, one of former President Donald Trump’s most vocal supporters, has decided to run for a third term, two Republicans told The Associated Press on Friday knowing the plan. . Johnson has been coy about his intentions for months, but …

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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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Froma Harrop: As presidential candidate, Kamala Harris is not the only one | Winchester Star

The year 2022 should be too early to embark on heated speculation about the Democratic presidential candidate of 2024. But as it has already started, now is the time to resist arguments for the nomination of Vice President Kamala. Harris. First of all, the current president, Joe Biden, has not …

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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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Republicans are in great shape to win a majority in the House

With the redistribution – the ten-year redistribution of congressional seats – more than halfway over (31 states have finalized their lines for the next decade), the Cook Report released its first assessments of districts in states that have finished with the redistribution. The rankings suggest a clear Republican tendency at …

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“The money (never) stops here”

Joe Biden is the owner of the US COVID-19 pandemic. Biden ran for president promising to federalize the US response to COVID: “I will,” he said, “act to take control of the virus” – “day one”, nothing less. In September 2020, Biden accused Trump of being personally responsible for 200,000 …

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Biden and Harris to visit the Capitol on the anniversary of the January 6 riots

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris will visit the United States Capitol on Thursday to mark the anniversary of last year’s riot. The President and Vice President will deliver remarks as they appear on Capitol Hill on the anniversary of the …

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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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The 20 most admired men in the world in 2021: Warren Buffett and Joe Biden join the list

The ‘World’s Most Admired’ Men of 2021 have been named in a new global survey. YouGov, a UK-based pollster, compiled the 20 best men alive after interviewing more than 42,000 people online in 38 countries and territories. The participants expressed their admiration for men of politics, business and sport. This …

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Opinion: The last thing Biden needs

But as important as foreign policy is to the president’s agenda, he knows that the greatest threat to the republic, and to his presidency, lies at home. Tackling national issues – such as tackling Covid and inflation, passing a Build Back Better bill, and protecting voter rights – will require …

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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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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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Republicans resist saying 3 simple words: “Joe Biden won”

(AP) – It’s just three little words, but they’ve become almost impossible for many Republicans to say: “Joe Biden won. Eleven months after the Democratic inauguration, lawmakers and Republican candidates across the country squirm and stumble rather than acknowledge the fact of Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential election. In …

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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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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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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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Donald Trump slammed Benjamin Netanyahu for praising Joe Biden

JERUSALEM (AP) – Former President Donald Trump lambasted Benjamin Netanyahu earlier this year for congratulating President Joe Biden on his victory in the US election, an Israeli newspaper reported on Friday. Trump accused the former Israeli leader of disloyalty, saying he helped Netanyahu in his own election by reversing decades …

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What is Kamala Harris’ approval rating? Is this the lowest for a vice president?

Vice President Kamala Harris finally got good press this week. Unfortunately for the Democratic Party, it was about wireless headphones. Even the media across the Atlantic jumped on the story, first reported by Politico, that Harris views Bluetooth headphones as a security risk. She was widely welcomed to protect national …

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Poll shows Donald Trump would lead Joe Biden if presidential election takes place today

With US President Joe Biden declining in popularity, an online poll found that the Republican candidate and former President Donald Trump is more competent than the incumbent. According to a new Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll published exclusively for The hill, more Americans are now in favor of Trump. According to the …

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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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Joe Biden: Brian Williams’ Presidency

“I’ve known every prime minister since Golda Meir, including Golda Meir. And during the Six Day War I had the opportunity to – she invited me to come because I was going to be there. liaison between her and the Egyptians about the Suez. ”And I sat down in front …

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A brutal Washington Post story about Kamala Harris

Vice President Kamala Harris greets panelists during a virtual town hall to discuss different care policies as part of the Build Back Better program at the White House in Washington, DC on October 14, 2021. (Evelyn Hockstein / Reuters) It’s hard to say what’s worse for Vice President Kamala Harris …

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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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2022 is supposed to be a banner year for Republicans, so why are three of the region’s top Republicans having big contests?

If recent polls are to be believed, the 2022 midterm elections could be among the best ever for Republicans. So, while it’s unusual these days for Republicans to do extremely well in a deeply Democratic New England, if there was a time for an ambitious Republican to take a chance, …

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Video of Joe Biden claiming he never thinks of Donald Trump goes viral

President Joe Biden’s dismissive response to the suggestion that former President Donald Trump may have put him at risk of COVID has gone viral. Biden was asked about claims Trump tested positive for the virus ahead of a presidential debate between the two in 2020. Biden replied that he wasn’t …

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Reviews | Republicans have a golden opportunity. They’ll probably blow it up.

Last weekend, I reflected on what the Democratic Party should expect from politics after Covid – the hope of a resurgence in popularity for Joe Biden under normalized conditions, the danger that the party leftists are losing ground in several different demographic groups. Now, after a thank-you interlude, let’s take …

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Congressional Democrats use Republicans’ strategy in budget bill to take over ANWR leases

The coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in summer. (Loren Holmes / DNA) Almost exactly four years after Republicans used a budget bill to secure the rental of oil and gas in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge through Congress with the lowest margin, Democrats are turning the tables. …

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Jan. 6 group donation shows Trump’s grip on attorneys general | Republicans

A key group of Republican attorneys general who donated $ 150,000 to co-sponsor the January 6 rally where Donald Trump pushed his bogus allegations of electoral fraud before the attack on Capitol Hill could attract the attention of a House committee investigating the events on or before the riot. The …

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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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Will Joe Biden learn the inflation lesson from Jimmy Carter?

During the 1980 presidential campaign, Republican challenger Ronald Reagan said, “A recession is when your neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his. The Gipper turned out to be correct. The strong winds of rising inflation had thrown working class …

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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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Joe Biden’s speech today LIVE

JOE Biden is expected to give a virtual address later today, but people can’t help but talk about an alleged awkward moment he had earlier this week. President Joe Biden would have cut the wind “loudly” by gassing with Camilla Parker Bowles at the COP26 summit. The Duchess of Cornwall …

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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 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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Nobody likes Joe Biden

October 30, 2021 ARLINGTON, RESIDENCE by Robert E. Lee, and a cemetery hewn for revenge on his lawn, is barely in Virginia these days. The tony apartments in the city and THIS companies have long made it feel like an extension of Washington. That, in turn, made it relatively safe …

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How racists mispronounced names as a deliberate tactic

Kamala Harris Stock Photo | Photo: Kevork Djansezian Getty Images) Text size: A- A + AAll these years later, Kamala still explains her name to America. It’s a country whose diversity now encompasses names from all over the world – except among its most ardent nativists and racists, especially when …

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They ain’t a lot of Republicans like Powell

Confession: I was a Republican. I briefly became a year ago while living among the Ultrarawaks on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Their authoritarian dictates drove me crazy. And their narrow definition of economic interests as the rich versus the poor – with the middle class almost invisible – …

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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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