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Stacey Abrams on Nov. 16 ended her bid to become governor of Georgia after a week and a half of counting votes. It was a... [Read More]
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A criminal justice bill with support from bipartisan lawmakers as well as President Donald Trump has sparked a round-robin Twitter dispute among senators. It began... [Read More]
Outgoing Republican Gov. Scott Walker has drawn repeated fire from Democrats for turning down a Medicaid expansion in 2014. With Democrat Tony Evers poised to... [Read More]
On Nov. 6, Florida voters passed a constitutional amendment restoring the right to vote to 1.4 million people with felony convictions. Does that mean they... [Read More]
Many politicians portray themselves as pro-small business, including U.S. Rep. Jason Smith, a Republican, who was recently re-elected to represent Missouri's 8th District. In a... [Read More]
On Nov. 6, Florida voters passed a constitutional amendment restoring the right to vote to 1.4 million people with felony convictions. Does that mean they... [Read More]
Little more than a week after handily winning reelection as the state's chief financial officer, Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza announced her campaign for Chicago mayor.... [Read More]
The conversation may start out innocently enough, but there will be hints of what's to come after the turkey's been carved. "I love all of... [Read More]
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The conversation may start out innocently enough, but there will be hints of what's to come after the turkey's been carved. "I love all of... [Read More]
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Fresh off a successful bid to get Amazon to raise its minimum wage to $15 per hour, Sen. Bernie Sanders turned his sights on Walmart... [Read More]
In the run-up to the midterm election, President Donald Trump and his allies in conservative media made exaggerated claims about an "invasion" of a roughly... [Read More]
Days after she won re-election, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand embarked on a media tour to promote her new children's book about the fight for women's suffrage.... [Read More]
As deadly wildfires burned across California this week, a flurry of social media and blog posts called into question Gov. Jerry Brown's veto of a... [Read More]
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As deadly wildfires burned across California this week, a flurry of social media and blog posts called into question Gov. Jerry Brown's veto of a... [Read More]
President Donald Trump set eyebrows aloft with an analogy he used to explain election procedures in a Nov. 14 interview with the Daily Caller. Specifically,... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump set eyebrows aloft with an analogy he used to explain election procedures in a Nov. 14 interview with the Daily Caller. Specifically,... [Read More]
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In recent weeks, there has been much attention focused on migrant caravans -- thousands of Central Americans traveling toward the United States border, in hopes... [Read More]
Days after she won re-election, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand embarked on a media tour to promote her new children's book about the fight for women's suffrage.... [Read More]
A day after the midterm elections, President Donald Trump replaced outgoing Attorney General Jeff Sessions with Justice Department lawyer Matthew Whitaker. Critics say Trump acted... [Read More]
A Facebook meme falsely attributes a quote about race, slaves and Islam to Minnesota Rep.-elect Ilhan Omar, a Somali-American Muslim woman. The post features Omar's... [Read More]
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