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News : Politics

There's an early frontrunner for marquee Senate race of 2022

Thursday  07:30,   25 february 2021

New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu is openly weighing the possibility of taking on Democratic Sen. Maggie Hassan next November, a race that would immediately become the best -- and likely one of the closest -- of the coming midterm election. >>>

Democrats preemptively delegitimized any '9/11-style commission' on Capitol riot with their snap impeachment

Thursday  07:30,   25 february 2021

It's weird that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is so eager to set up a "9/11-style commission" investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol, considering that Democrats are already so sure of what happened and why. © Provided by Washington Examiner... >>>

DCCC chairman investigating 'why the polling sucked' in 2020

Thursday  07:30,   25 february 2021

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (N.Y.), the chairman of House Democrats' campaign arm, said Wednesday he's doing a deep dive into the party's election failures in 2020, including a look at "why the polling sucked."Speaking at an event hosted... >>>

Congressional Republicans risk backlash as they unite against Biden's Covid relief plan

Thursday  07:30,   25 february 2021

Democrats and Republicans tangled over the size and scope of Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief plan Wednesday, despite the broad public support for the package and a new push by business leaders to get it passed -- a sign of the... >>>

Democrats defend proposed Capitol breach panel's partisan edge over Republicans

Thursday  07:20,   25 february 2021

House Democrats are defending a 7-to-4 advantage for an initial proposal from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on a 9/11-style commission to investigate and respond to the Jan. 6 breach of the Capitol building, in part by accusing some members of the... >>>

Leftist political parties abandoned the working class for globalization

Thursday  06:35,   25 february 2021

The economic condition and security of the working class has declined as globalization undermined their well-being and political influence. Stagnating wages and disappearing jobs devastated a traditional way of life.As the workers' fortunes... >>>

Rep. Stephanie Murphy says she's 'seriously considering' 2022 challenge to Rubio

Thursday  06:05,   25 february 2021

Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D-Fla.) announced Wednesday she's launching a listening tour across Florida as she "seriously" considers a Senate bid against Sen. Marco Rubio (R) next year. Murphy's campaign announced that the listening tour, dubbed... >>>

analysts: Hedge funds are still feeling the aftereffects of GameStop

Thursday  05:35,   25 february 2021

Even though the run on GameStop shares was around a month ago, the effects for hedge funds are still clearly noticeable. © Provided by Finanz.net DANIEL ROLAND / AFP / Getty Images • Hedge funds are targeted by small investors • High losses from... >>>

Team Biden taps Asian American groups to help save Tanden

Thursday  05:26,   25 february 2021

As Biden’s choice for budget chief flounders in the Senate, the White House has rallied her allies in the South Asian community to her defense.Those groups are calling and sending letters to Senate offices and advocating for Tanden on social media... >>>

Tired of waiting for help, some states have begun passing their own COVID-19 aid

Thursday  05:25,   25 february 2021

Critics argue the success of these individual relief bills undermines calls for significant state and local government aid in the federal stimulus package. Biden's relief plan currently calls for $350 billion of federal money to be sent to state and >>>

New data suggest 'long COVID' symptoms last up to 9 months: Fauci

Thursday  05:22,   25 february 2021

Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious diseases expert, on Wednesday announced that newly-released data suggests that long-term symptoms associated with COVID-19 can linger for nearly nine months following infection.Fauci shared the findings >>>

Manchin says he will vote for Biden interior nominee Haaland, likely paving way for confirmation

Thursday  05:10,   25 february 2021

Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin, a key centrist swing vote, said Wednesday he will vote to confirm Deb Haaland to be President Biden’s Interior secretary, likely paving her way to confirmation. © Provided by Washington Examiner “While we do not agree on >>>

Pentagon chief underscores safety of COVID-19 vaccine amid some service members' refusal

Thursday  05:10,   25 february 2021

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Wednesday released a video stressing the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine following last week's revelation that nearly a third of service members who have been offered the shot have refused to take it.In the... >>>

The Democrats’ COVID relief package neglects real Americans

Thursday  05:10,   25 february 2021

The response from President Biden and congressional Democrats to the COVID-19 crisis has been rushed, hyperpartisan, and out of touch with the real and urgent needs facing the public. © Provided by Washington Examiner Their so-called “American... >>>

Everything you need to know about the minimum wage debate

Thursday  05:10,   25 february 2021

The last time the federal minimum wage increased was back in 2009, when it rose to $7.25 per hour. Activists have waged a nearly decade-long campaign for an increase to $15 per hour, and President Biden has said he wants to enact that raise into... >>>