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Biden Withdraws Trump Transgender Proposal for Homeless Shelters 2021-04-22 17:44:27The action is a stark change in policy at HUD, where then-Secretary Ben Carson once expressed concerns about “big, hairy men” gaining acce

With Few New Clotting Cases, Johnson & Johnson 2021-04-22 17:21:37Top federal health officials said in interviews this week that the number of rare blood clotting disorders in recipients of the Johnson & Johnson

Senate Resoundingly Passes Bill to Target Anti-Asian Hate 2021-04-22 17:09:37The bipartisan vote was the first legislative action either chamber of Congress has taken to bolster law enforcement’s response to rising attack

Tim Scott to Deliver G.O.P. Rebuttal to Biden’s 2021-04-22 16:48:00The senator from South Carolina said he would deliver an “optimistic vision” for the country focused on economic growth and “empower

DC Statehood Vote: House Approves, But Senate Obstacles 2021-04-22 16:07:33The vote reflected broad support among Democrats. But Republican opposition could stall the measure in the Senate.

Chevron Lobbies to Head Off New Sanctions on 2021-04-22 15:15:56The oil company is arguing against efforts to restrict its involvement in a gas operation in Myanmar that provides funding for the junta there.

Senate Republicans Shun Earmarks, Embracing Spending Restraint Anew 2021-04-22 15:11:17With a Democratic president in the White House, Senate Republicans have a newfound zeal for austerity, foreshadowing spending fights to come.

Climate protests go virtual on Earth Day, but 2021-04-22 14:40:44

Virtual Climate Summit Plagued by Tech Problems 2021-04-22 13:07:00

What to Watch For and Who's Attending Biden's 2021-04-22 12:09:57President Biden’s climate summit on Earth Day features high-profile speakers and attendees, including Pope Francis.

Senate Democrats, joined by Lisa Murkowski, confirm Vanita 2021-04-22 09:39:13

Under Biden, Senate Republicans shun earmarks and return 2021-04-22 07:00:35

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Biden aid for Black farmers: The view from 2021-04-12 17:54:15Racial equity toward farmers is an overt goal of President Biden’s pandemic relief. For many Black farmers, the aid only begins to address the g

With racial justice in mind, US rethinks highways 2021-04-12 11:34:16When interstate highways were built they often sliced through Black neighborhoods, disrupting and devastating thriving communities. Now, there is incr

Republican unity? Trump offers different take at donor 2021-04-11 18:42:00At GOP donor meeting, Donald Trump veered from prepared remarks Saturday and slammed Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and other Republicans.

‘An enormous waste’: How stimulus checks play in 2021-04-09 15:50:52Many see the relief bill as padded with unnecessary items, further ballooning the national debt even as the economic outlook is improving.

Is the political scandal dead? Gaetz, Cuomo scoff 2021-04-09 11:21:17As Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz finds himself embroiled in a federal sex trafficking probe, politicians from both parties in recent years have ignored call

National debt is surging higher. Here’s why worry 2021-04-07 17:36:04Low interest rates and a focus on economic recovery push concerns about fiscal responsibility to the wayside.

What Georgia voting law actually says – and 2021-04-06 17:41:00Georgia’s new voting law is multifaceted, enabling partisans to label it progress or a travesty. The political context explains why passions run

Biden’s big government push: Progressives and GOP both 2021-04-05 16:50:00Progressives’ growing influence, along with the GOP’s lessening focus on fiscal discipline, has enabled the president to present sweeping

Georgia's voting bill: criticized and funded by corporations 2021-04-05 12:45:07Last week, numerous companies spoke out against Georgia’s new voting bill. But a recent report found that corporations have donated at least $50

Boycott baseball? Republicans defend Georgia voting rights law 2021-04-04 19:34:00Gov. Brian Kemp vowed Saturday to defend Georgia's new election law, saying “free and fair elections” are worth any threats, boycotts, or

With 1.3m backlog at US border, migrants released 2021-04-02 12:19:15Last week, the Border Patrol began the unusual practice of releasing migrants with no court notices, and at times, no paperwork as people flock to the

What's in Biden's massive plan to upgrade US 2021-04-01 12:03:56In a speech in Pittsburgh, President Joe Biden outlined a $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan. Some Republicans have opposed the proposed corporate tax

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Top twelve donors of US politics New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13Twelve US donors gave $ 3.4 billion in political contributions since 2009, according to Issue One - meaning they paid one-thirteenth of the total mone

Biden Administration funds teaching of “1619 Project” New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13Education Secretary Miguel Cardona (photo) has just instituted scholarships to reward the teaching of the “1619 Project” in schools. The &

The significance of Derek Chauvin's conviction New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13The conviction of white policeman Derek Chauvin for the death of black citizen George Flyod has been hailed across the United States, including by Pre

Presidential Address to the Russian Federal Assembly, by New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13The ceremony was attended by the senators of the Russian Federation, State Duma deputies, members of the Government, the heads of the Constitutional a

British government tried to steal Venezuela's money New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13Like all states, the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has deposited assets in foreign banks for the purpose of insuring its exports, oil in particular

Release of the Rwandan report on the role New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13The Rwandan government published a report detailing the role played by France role in the genocide. It was drawn up by a US law firm, Levy Firestone M

More US troops in Syria and US mercenaries New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13President Biden solemnly announced the withdrawal of regular US troops from Afghanistan. Yet Generals Kenneth McKenzie, Commander of US Forces in the

London adapts its laws to modern espionage New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13According to The Times, Boris Johnson's government is crafting a legislative framework to monitor the actions of foreign states against the Crown . T

Will the allies have to die for Kiev?, New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13The Ukrainian population is divided between a part of European culture and another of Russian culture. This singularity offers Washington a playground

Tigray conflict, by Sophia Tesfamariam New! 2021-04-22 18:12:13I have the honour to strongly register my Government's dismay at the unwarranted statements made by the Permanent Representative of the United States

Ukrainian diplomat arrested in Russia 2021-04-18 09:10:57The government of the Russian Federation authorized the arrest of a Ukrainian diplomat, carried out on 17 April 2021. The Russian police announced tha

Israeli, US and Turkish interests attacked in Erbil 2021-04-18 09:10:57Strikes against Israeli Mossad offices, a US military base and another Turkish military base were reported on 13, 14 and 15 April 2021 in the city of

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Tucker Carlson's College Yearbook Entry Goes Viral, And New! 2021-04-23 06:58:21The Fox News host affiliated himself with some eyebrow-raising groups.

Deb Haaland Is Plowing Ahead With Tackling Violence New! 2021-04-23 06:00:18The interior secretary is forming a commission to study the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women, weeks after launching a unit to investiga

GOP Governor Candidate Amanda Chase Says Derek Chauvin New! 2021-04-23 05:54:58The Virginia state senator — who calls herself "Trump in heels" — faced fierce backlash over her comments.

GOP Rep. Criticizes Cardi B And She Minces New! 2021-04-23 05:03:32"They giving seats to F**KIN IDIOTS!!!" the rapper said of Wisconsin Republican Glenn Grothman.

It's Been Exactly 1 Year Since The Most New! 2021-04-23 04:28:16One year later, many people still can't believe this actually happened.

George W. Bush Reveals Who He Voted For New! 2021-04-23 03:51:37It wasn't his fellow Republican Donald Trump.

‘Gaslighting 101’: Sen. Ted Cruz Ripped For One New! 2021-04-23 03:04:35The Texas senator's latest attempt at revisionist history didn't go well.

GOP Rep. Lauren Boebert’s Hot Take On Fourth New! 2021-04-23 03:02:45The conspiracy theory-endorsing Colorado Republican’s bluster about Joe Biden and Independence Day was met with widespread mockery.

‘We Are Not A Match’: Alleged Capitol Rioter New! 2021-04-23 00:55:16Court documents reveal one suspect was identified after a Bumble brag.

Intelligence Director Says Climate Change Will Be ‘Center’ New! 2021-04-22 23:07:37Avril Haines said the U.S. would address the phenomenon “not just to protect national security for America, but to protect human security around

Josh Hawley Pummeled For Being Sole Vote Against New! 2021-04-22 20:18:39Hawley was the only senator to vote against the legislation condemning hate crimes against Asian Americans.

HUD Revokes Trump Rule Allowing Transgender Discrimination In New! 2021-04-22 18:22:56The Biden administration has withdrawn the proposed rule, which would have allowed single-sex shelters to turn away transgender people.