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‘Obscene’ GOP Blockade Stalls Dozens Of Biden Nominees

WASHINGTON ― Republicans have stalled dozens of President Joe Biden’s nominees from being confirmed across several departments, including those in…

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Several TV Stations Pull ‘Dr. Oz’ Show As Host Runs For Senate

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — TV stations in Philadelphia, New York City and Cleveland said Wednesday that they are taking down…

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Democrats’ Build Back Better Bill Hinges On Senate Parliamentarian

Joe Manchin isn’t the only person in the Senate with power over Joe Biden’s legislative agenda. The fate of key…

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Trump-Backed Senate Candidate Suspends Campaign Amid Abuse Allegations By Wife

Pennsylvania Republican Sean Parnell suspended his U.S. Senate campaign on Monday after losing a custody battle with his estranged wife,…

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Vermont Democratic U.S. Rep. Peter Welch To Run For Patrick Leahy’s Senate Seat

Vermont’s sole member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Democratic Rep. Peter Welch, announced Monday that he will run for…

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For Fifth Time, GOP Boycotts High-Ranking Muslim Nominee Dilawar Syed

The loans, however, were handed out during President Donald Trump’s administration, not Biden’s. They were meant to help small businesses…

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Sen. Patrick Leahy Not Running For Reelection

Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy said Monday that he will not run for reelection to a ninth term in 2022, the…

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski Announces Reelection Bid Opposed By Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who voted to convict Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial and has repeatedly…

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Huma Abedin Says In New Book That U.S. Senator Sexually Assaulted Her

Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton’s longtime aide, says in her upcoming memoir that a U.S. Senator sexually assaulted her about 15…

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One More Voting Rights Filibuster Will Soon Cause A Final Showdown In The Senate

Sometime this fall, Senate Democrats will bring a second major voting rights legislation to the floor: the John Lewis Voting…

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