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Fake charities are spending millions to help Democrats win elections

Tuesday  18:41,   27 september 2022

It’s no secret that government agencies give the Left more of a leash than the Right. Headline-grabbing stories over the past few years have exposed the overt political biases of agencies such as the FBI and the Justice Department. But underreported >>>

Texas Gov. Abbott pulling away from O’Rourke thanks to abortion and border

Tuesday  18:41,   27 september 2022

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is pulling away from Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke, aided by the support of Hispanics and the state’s opposition to abortion. In the latest Emerson College/the Hill survey, the abortion issue — recently supercharged by... >>>

Congress faces Friday deadline for averting government shutdown, as senators grapple with Manchin’s permitting plan

Tuesday  18:41,   27 september 2022

The federal government will shut down partially on Friday if Congress fails to reach a deal on a stopgap funding bill.Without at least 60 senators on board with Manchin’s plan that aims to speed up permitting for energy projects, the stopgap funding >>>

Biden to address healthcare costs, Social Security in White House speech

Tuesday  16:41,   27 september 2022

President Joe Biden will make comments on healthcare costs, Medicare and Social Security just weeks ahead of the midterms to highlight the differences between his view and Republicans on the programs. © Chris Kleponis/UPI President Joe Biden... >>>

Maddow Blog | Why Trump has taken a sudden interest in George W. Bush’s emails

Tuesday  16:41,   27 september 2022

Why would Donald Trump take an interest in a 2008 controversy about missing emails? Because he can't find a real defense for his Mar-a-Lago scandal.The Newsweek piece went on to shine a light on a widely underappreciated controversy: In George... >>>

ongoing partial mobilization: Selenskyj accuses Moscow of delaying the defeat

Tuesday  15:50,   27 september 2022

The Ukrainian president sees a desperation of the Kremlin in mobilization. Putin's “Koch”, meanwhile, admitted the foundation of the “Wagner” mercenary group for the first time. © Photo: Reuters/Valentyn Ogirenko The Ukrainian President Wolodymyr... >>>

Joe Biden Impeachment a 'Priority,' Says Matt Gaetz as GOP Set to Win House

Tuesday  11:43,   27 september 2022

Gaetz said Republican voters could feel "betrayed" if the GOP doesn't carry out impeachment inquiries should they retake the House.Gaetz told Steve Bannon's War Room podcast on Monday that launching impeachment inquiries into the president is a... >>>

Jay Ambrose: Abortions are a matter of harm, not freedom

Tuesday  11:42,   27 september 2022

The midterms are coming and governmentally reckless Washington Democrats, once quietly woeful about their chances to maintain congressional majorities, suddenly have higher expectations as many voters seem to agree with them that it is fine to kill... >>>

Ruben Gallego ignites feud with fellow Democratic lawmaker Kyrsten Sinema, accusing her of wanting the GOP to win the House and the Senate

Tuesday  11:42,   27 september 2022

Gallego said he had been traveling around Arizona to campaign and raise funds, but had not seen Sinema do the same.On Monday, Gallego re-tweeted reporting by Daily Beast reporter Ursula Perano on how Sinema was predicting a shift in power from the... >>>

Tucker Craps All Over Kevin McCarthy’s Midterm Election Agenda

Tuesday  11:21,   27 september 2022

Tucker Carlson on Monday heaped praise on Giorgia Meloni, the far-right politician who will likely become Italy’s next prime minister, citing her comments about the nuclear family as an example of what is lacking in the Republican Party’s recently... >>>

What's at stake in this week's congressional vote to keep the government open, including Manchin's push to make it easier to build fossil fuel projects

Tuesday  11:21,   27 september 2022

Manchin's bill faces opposition from progressives and Republicans alike. It's the major sticking point in a deal to prevent a government shutdown.Republicans and Democrats alike have been pushing for the bill, which is referred to as a... >>>

Price tag of Biden’s student debt relief is about $400B, CBO says

Tuesday  11:20,   27 september 2022

Congressional budget scorekeeper estimates that 90 percent of borrowers will participate in the programThe report by the nonpartisan congressional budget scorekeeper is the first full, official cost estimate of Biden’s student debt plan issued by a... >>>

Former Jan. 6 committee aid: My mother texted me, 'I'm sorry you were ever elected'

Tuesday  11:11,   27 september 2022

A former House Jan. 6 committee senior technical adviser wrote in his new book on how his relationship soured with his mother after he criticized former President Donald Trump and extreme GOP conspiracy theorists. Former Republican Rep. Denver... >>>

GOP leaders still strive to appease Trump's base on election denialism

Tuesday  11:11,   27 september 2022

As Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis stumps for some of this year's midterm candidates ahead of what looks increasingly like a showdown with former President Donald Trump in 2024, he's seemed to be more nimble than most on the Trump tightrope. He’s... >>>

Harris to visit DMZ on Thursday

Tuesday  10:20,   27 september 2022

Arizona senator, Kyrsten Sinema, appeared alongside Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. During an event at the University of Louisville's McConnell Center. The Kentucky senator described Sinema as the most effective first-term... >>>