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Nov 23, 2020

Wisconsin Lawyer For Trump Campaign Takes Action To Throw Out Own Ballot: Report
In a bizarre development, former local judge Jim Troupis is seeking to toss out all early ballots submitted in person — including the ones he and his wife cast.

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Nov 23, 2020

Twitter Users Mock GSA Boss Emily Murphy's Letter To Joe Biden
Many noted that as she FINALLY kicked the transition process into gear, she never referred to Biden as the "president-elect."

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Nov 23, 2020

Michigan Certifies Election Results, Declaring Biden Winner In New Blow To Trump
"The people of Michigan have spoken," Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Monday, urging the state to "put this election behind us."

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Nov 23, 2020

Trump Administration Finally Clears Way For Biden Transition To Begin
"I have always strived to do what is right," GSA administrator Emily Murphy said in a letter to the president-elect on Monday.

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Nov 23, 2020

Dianne Feinstein Won't Seek Senate Judiciary Leadership After Backlash
The California Democrat's announcement comes after progressives expressed anger at her handling of Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett's hearings.

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Nov 23, 2020

San Francisco DA Charges Officer With Homicide In Historic First
Progressive district attorney Chesa Boudin charged a former police officer over the 2017 shooting of an unarmed Black man, Keita O'Neil.

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Nov 23, 2020

How The Coronavirus Is Changing Holiday Plans Across The U.S.
A new HuffPost/YouGov survey finds low expectations for the season and disagreements about what's safe to do amid COVID-19.

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Nov 23, 2020

Rush Limbaugh Knocks Trump's Lawyers For Not Providing Voter Fraud Proof
"They promised blockbuster stuff, and then nothing happened. And that's just, that's not — well, it's not good," the talk show host griped on Monday.

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Nov 23, 2020

Biden Names John Kerry As Climate Envoy
It's not the climate "czar" job advocates want to see, but progressives are hopeful that's coming, too.

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Nov 23, 2020

National Security Experts Urge Republicans To Demand Trump Concede The Election
Over 100 GOP luminaries bashed the president for his "anti-democratic assault" on the integrity of the election.

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Nov 23, 2020

Janet Yellen Will Be Joe Biden's Pick For Treasury Secretary: Reports
The former Federal Reserve chair would be the first woman to hold the influential Cabinet position.

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Nov 23, 2020

West Coast, Hawaii Legislators Call For Rent Relief From Congress
Lawmakers from California, Oregon, Washington and Hawaii warned of "an eviction cliff that could leave millions homeless in the middle of a deadly pandemic."

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Nov 23, 2020

GM Drops Support For Trump Administration Lawsuit Against California Clean-Air Standards
General Motors CEO Mary Barra says the company supports President-elect Joe Biden's plan to expand electric vehicle use.

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Nov 23, 2020

Florida's 'Gay Conversion' Therapy Bans Struck Down By Federal Court
LGBTQ rights advocates blasted the decision, noting that the medically denounced practice "poses documented and proven critical health risks."

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Nov 23, 2020

Biden Announces More Cabinet Picks, Including First Latino Homeland Security Chief
The president-elect also nominated Avril Haines to serve as the director of national intelligence. She would be the first woman to do so if confirmed.

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Nov 23, 2020

Court Rules Tennessee Can Enforce Abortion Ban Based On Down Syndrome Diagnosis
A growing number of states have passed so-called "reason bans" that target a patient's motivation for seeking an abortion.

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Nov 23, 2020

Ted Cruz Gets His Election Predictions Thrown Back In His Face
The GOP senator's "guarantee" got so many things wrong, it's not even funny.

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Nov 23, 2020

Former SWAT Group Head Endorses Campaign Zero's Push To End No-Knock Warrants
The "End All No Knocks" initiative, launched in the wake of Breonna Taylor's death, was also endorsed by Taylor's mother, Tamika Palmer.

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Nov 23, 2020

Biden Backs Democrats' Pursuit Of Bigger COVID-19 Relief Deal
A spokesman for the president-elect said he supports congressional leaders' strategy of holding out for the largest possible stimulus deal.

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Nov 23, 2020

Maskless Trump Supporter Charged After Blowing On 2 Women At Trump Golf Course
Raymond Deskins faces misdemeanor assault charge for an altercation at Trump National Golf Club, where the president was playing.

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Nov 23, 2020

Trump Neglected Worker Safety During COVID-19. Here's How Biden Could Fix It.
Public health experts call on the president-elect to strengthen the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and protect workers amid the pandemic.

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Nov 23, 2020

Lincoln Project Warns That Republicans In Trump's Shadow Are More Dangerous
"They are treasonous, unpatriotic, downright despotic," the ad warns.

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Nov 23, 2020

John Kasich Stunned GOP Isn't Defending Democracy Against Trump
It's "amazing to me that Republicans just keep sitting on their hands. It makes no sense," said the "disappointed" lifelong Republican.

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Nov 23, 2020

United Way Accused Of Retaliation Against Women Employees
Three women filed federal charges against United Way Worldwide, accusing CEO Brian Gallagher of targeting them after they spoke up about sexual harassment. Two were fired.

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Nov 23, 2020

Major California Donors To Urge Gov. To Pick Woman Of Color To Replace Harris
"California is fortunate to have a strong pipeline of women of color in elected office who are prepared to serve," the group will write in an open letter.

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Nov 23, 2020

Pennsylvania's Lt. Gov. Trolls Trump, ‘Dopey' GOP Lawsuits In Epic Tweetstorm
John Fetterman says he went looking for the "enchanted village" of forgotten Trump voters.

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Nov 23, 2020

Carl Bernstein Names 21 Republican Senators Who've Privately Ripped Trump
The legendary reporter called out the "craven public silence" that "has helped enable Trump's most grievous conduct."

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Nov 23, 2020

Carl Bernstein Names Names: 21 Republican Senators Who've Privately Ripped Trump
The legendary reporter calls out the "craven public silence" that "has helped enable Trump's most grievous conduct."

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Nov 22, 2020

Comedian Sarah Cooper Won't Relax Until Biden's Hand Is In The Air 'Taking The Oath'
"I hate him so much," Cooper says of Trump, even though he's "provided my greatest material."

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Nov 22, 2020

Murkowski Says It's 'Time' To Begin Biden Transition, Blasts Trump For Election Attacks
"President Trump has had the opportunity to litigate his claims, and the courts have thus far found them without merit," the Alaska senator said.

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Nov 22, 2020

Twitter Afire After Trump Camp Breaks With Lawyer: Lasted 'About Half A Scaramucci'
"Sidney Powell should refuse to concede her position from Trump's legal team," one critic joked.

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Nov 22, 2020

New Jersey Lawmaker Pushes To Disbar Rudy Giuliani For Deceitful, 'Absurd' Election Cases
Giuliani has caused "irreversible damage to the public trust in the fair administration of our elections," Rep. Bill Pascrell wrote to officials policing attorney conduct.

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Nov 22, 2020

Trump Campaign Sidelines Sidney Powell From Legal Team
The unexpected pivot comes as the attorney continues to make increasingly outrageous and baseless claims of voter fraud in the 2020 election.

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Nov 22, 2020

Joe Biden To Name Foreign Policy Hand Tony Blinken As Secretary of State: Reports
The president-elect will reportedly tap the longtime adviser to helm the troubled State Department, where he previously served in the second-highest job.

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Nov 22, 2020

Brian Stelter Slams Lara Trump For Declaring Trump Voters Don't 'Feel' That He Lost
"Facts do not care about your feelings," the CNN host said.

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Nov 22, 2020

Joe Biden's First Cabinet Picks Expected To Be Announced Tuesday
President-elect Biden has pledged to build the most diverse government in modern history.

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Nov 22, 2020

GOP Governor On Trump's Election Tantrum: Beginning To Look Like A ‘Banana Republic'
"Frankly, I'm embarrassed that more people in the party aren't speaking up," Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said.

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Nov 22, 2020

First COVID-19 Vaccinations Expected As Early As Dec. 11, White House Vaccine Czar Says
Herd immunity could be reached by mid-2021 if the overwhelming majority of Americans get vaccinated, said Moncef Slaoui.

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Nov 22, 2020

Georgia's Sen. Kelly Loeffler Quarantines After Inconclusive COVID-19 Tests
The Republican senator tested positive for the virus after spending time with Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. David Perdue. She later tested negative, her staff said.

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Nov 22, 2020

Chris Christie Tears Into Trump's Legal Team: 'A National Embarrassment'
"As much as I'm a strong Republican and I love my party, it's the country that has to come first," the former New Jersey governor said.

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Nov 22, 2020

Trump's Legal Team Cried Voter Fraud, But Courts Found None
Judges have uniformly rejected the Trump team's claims of voter fraud and found the campaign's legal work amateurish.

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Nov 22, 2020

Election Updates: Trump Campaign Faces Major Legal Setbacks; Biden Wins Certified
A federal judge in Pennsylvania dismissed a Trump team lawsuit that sought to invalidate millions of votes.

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Nov 22, 2020

Laid-Off Workers Lobby For Unemployment Benefits To Continue
Nearly 12 million Americans are set to have their benefits expire at the end of the year.

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Nov 22, 2020

Trump Campaign Files For New Recount In Georgia
Georgia's results showed Biden beating Trump by 12,670 votes out of about 5 million cast.

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Nov 22, 2020

The Pandemic Is Increasing Child Sex Trafficking, But Not For Reasons You May Think
Economic collapse and cuts to social services, not predators in white vans, are putting children at risk.

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Nov 22, 2020

Trump Wonders Why Joe Biden Is Forming A Cabinet In Latest Tweet Screed
He calls on state legislatures to have the "courage" to overturn the presidential election in his favor as time is running out.

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Nov 22, 2020

Wisconsin Officials Accuse Trump Observers Of Obstructing Recount
In some instances, GOP observers objected to every single ballot pulled to count, officials complained.

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Nov 22, 2020

Jeb Bush Goes All Republican On Twitter's 'Partisan' Room Rater
"We need less hyper partisanship on backgrounds at this time for our country," says Bush as his party tries to pull the rug out from the election.

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Nov 22, 2020

Michiganders Erupt After Their Maskless Lawmakers Sip Dom Perignon At Trump Hotel
Michigan legislators celebrate together after secretive meeting with Trump, who has been plotting to overturn the state's vote for Joe Biden.

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Nov 21, 2020

Pennsylvania GOP Sen. Pat Toomey Tells Trump It's Over, Congratulates Joe Biden
It's time for the president to concede and "facilitate" the transition process, Toomey says after the Trump campaign's latest Pennsylvania court defeat.

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Nov 21, 2020

Carl Bernstein Rails At 'Mad King' Trump's Assault On Democracy
Republicans on Capitol Hill are realizing that "throwing in their lot with Donald Trump is going to be increasingly dangerous," said the Watergate journalist.

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Nov 21, 2020

Don Trump Jr.'s Boast About 'Cleaning My Guns' In Quarantine Gears Up Twitter Critics
The president's son posted a perky video saying he got "the 'rona."

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Nov 21, 2020

Judge Brutally Dismisses Rudy Giuliani's Suit To 'Disenfranchise' Pa. Voters
Yet another loss for the Trump campaign, which is attempting to overturn the results of the election in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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Nov 21, 2020

National, State GOP Leaders Seek Delay In Certification Of Michigan's Election Results
Without citing any proof, the RNC and Michigan Republican Party have called for a "full audit and investigation" into alleged voting "anomalies and irregularities."

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Nov 21, 2020

Trump Skips Pandemic Session At G-20 Summit, Heads To Golf Club
Donald Trump attended the summit's opening session but headed for the links rather than listen to world leaders discuss COVID-19.

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Nov 21, 2020

Maryland GOP Gov. Larry Hogan Calls Guiliani's Bonkers News Conference A 'Train Wreck'
Hogan, a noted Trump critic, said that "sideshow" performances such as Giuliani's only distract from real work being done in the final weeks of 2020.

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Nov 21, 2020

GOP Enabling Trump As His Legal Challenges Are Becoming Limited
Republican lawmakers will soon be forced into a moment of truth as one Trump court case after another topples.

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Nov 21, 2020

National Review Slams Trump's Refusal To Concede As 'A Bid For Infamy'
The conservative magazine condemned the baseless lawsuits and conspiracies of the Trump legal team as a "profoundly undemocratic gambit."

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Nov 21, 2020

Trump Tries To Leverage Power Of Presidency To Subvert Biden Win
The president remains fixated in his unprecedented attempt to maintain his grasp on power to delegitimize Biden's win.

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Nov 21, 2020

NAACP LDF Lawsuit: Trump Violated Voting Rights Act
President Donald Trump is "openly seeking to disenfranchise Black voters," citing baseless claims of election fraud, the lawsuit argues.

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Nov 21, 2020

Christian Songwriter Is Fed Up With Believers Who Refuse To Wear Masks
Nichole Nordeman, whose aunt died on Thursday after contracting COVID-19, said she's "run out of incredulity and disgust."

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Nov 21, 2020

Stanford Faculty Condemns 'Objectionable' Colleague Scott Atlas
His behavior is "anathema to our values and belief that we should use knowledge for good," according to a new faculty senate resolution.

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Nov 21, 2020

Why Can Trump Try To Steal The Election? Blame The Electoral College.
This is the third election of the 21st century upended by our archaic and anti-democratic institution.

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Nov 21, 2020

People Think Mnuchin Accidentally Said Trump Admin's Most Honest Thing About COVID-19
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said "we're working on mass distribution of the virus" and Twitter users unanimously agreed.

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Nov 21, 2020

GOP Senators Get Stark Reminder Of Their Previous ‘Let The Voters Decide' Demands
MSNBC's Chris Hayes called out the "complicit participants" of Donald Trump's "feeble attempt to subvert the election" with a montage of their old comments.

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Nov 21, 2020

Donald Trump Will Lose One Of His Twitter Accounts To Joe Biden On Inauguration Day
An account the president uses to retweet his conspiracy theories and vitriol will be wiped and handed over to the Biden administration.

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Nov 21, 2020

Conservative News Site Warns Donald Trump: 'Concede And Move On'
The Washington Examiner said the president's legal team "increasingly looks as though it is flinging mud to see what sticks" in its bid to overturn the election result.

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Nov 21, 2020

Kayleigh McEnany's Latest Trump Lie Is Firmly Debunked In Stinging Viral Video
The president's old comments are used against the White House press secretary in the clip.

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Nov 21, 2020

Kayleigh McEnany's Latest Trump Lie Is Firmly Debunked In Viral Video
The president's old comments are used against the White House press secretary in the clip.

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Nov 21, 2020

Trump Owned By Parody Twitter Account He Apparently Believed Was His Sister's
"Thank you Elizabeth! LOVE!" Trump tweets to someone he thought was his sister gushing about his fake election victory.

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Nov 21, 2020

Trump Fooled By Twitter Account Pretending To Be His Sister
"Thank you Elizabeth! LOVE!" Trump replied to someone he thought was his sister, who praised his efforts to overturn the election.

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Nov 20, 2020

Honeymoon Already Shaky: Joe Biden Hits A Nerve On Twitter With Money Plea
"We have miles of people waiting in lines who aren't eating. We're not" funding transition costs, "don't ask again. I thought you were different," writes Twitter critic.

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Nov 20, 2020

Trump Fails To Convince Michigan Lawmakers That Joe Biden Didn't Win The Election
"Michigan's certification process should be a deliberate process free from threats and intimidation," declared state legislators.

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Nov 20, 2020

Giuliani's Rant About Suspicious Voting Was Based On A Massive Error
A Trump campaign lawsuit mastermind mixed numbers from Michigan and Minnesota to come up with fake overvote percentages.

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Nov 20, 2020

Fauci Says Santa Claus Has 'Innate Immunity' And Can't Spread COVID-19
The nation's top infectious disease expert assured children of all ages that St. Nicholas is "exempt" from coronavirus restrictions, USA Today reported.

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Nov 20, 2020

Donald Trump Jr. Has The Coronavirus
The president's son has tested positive for COVID-19, according to multiple news organizations.

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Nov 20, 2020

Dozens Of Lawmakers Urge Biden To Pick Deb Haaland For Interior Secretary
Even some Republicans are pulling for the Native American congresswoman to get a historic appointment.

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Nov 20, 2020

CNN's Kaitlan Collins Burns Kayleigh McEnany For Calling Her An 'Activist'
Spoiler alert: Shade was thrown.

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Nov 20, 2020

Detroit Asks Judge To Sanction Trump Campaign For Spreading 'Disinformation'
The city's lawyers said a court filing made by the president's lawyers about the certification of a Michigan county's election results included "impertinent and false language."

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Nov 20, 2020

Roughly 9 Out Of 10 Black Women Voted For Democrats This Election
A report shows that Black women's support for the Biden-Harris ticket and Democrats in down-ballot races was greater than among any other group of women voters.

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Nov 20, 2020

Trump Swiftly Blows Up His 1 Decent Conservation Action
The administration is undercutting a major public lands law that the president used to greenwash his abysmal conservation record.

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Nov 20, 2020

Another Prosecutor Quits Trump's Policing Task Force, Worried It Will Cause Further Division
Mark Dupree, an elected prosecutor in Kansas, said he worried the commission would fail to "acknowledge the systemic racism in our justice system."

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Nov 20, 2020

Anthony Scaramucci Breaks Down Trump's Three-Tiered Endgame
The ex-White House communications chief speculated that much of his former boss's strategy in the final days of his presidency comes down to money.

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Nov 20, 2020

In Pro-Trump Media, The Election Never Ended
Far-right conspiracy networks are peddling the delusion that the president never lost.

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Nov 20, 2020

Democratic Senators Wary Of Prosecuting Trump After He Leaves Office
President-elect Joe Biden's administration has "many priorities," Sen. Dick Durbin said. "Those should not be the first."

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Nov 20, 2020

More GOP Senators Have COVID Than Have Acknowledged That Joe Biden Won
The deadly virus has taken hold more than reality.

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Nov 20, 2020

Mnuchin Denies Trying To Hinder Incoming Biden Administration
Critics see politics at play after Mnuchin's decision not to extend some of the Fed's expiring emergency loan programs.

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Nov 20, 2020

Geraldo Rivera Wants To Soothe Trump's Feelings By Naming Vaccine After Him
One Twitter user snarkily reminded the veteran journalist, "but you, uh, want people to take it right?"

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Nov 20, 2020

Wisconsin's Rising Democratic Star Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes Is Scared
The 33-year-old Barnes spoke with HuffPost about Donald Trump's unexpectedly strong performance in the state and offered his advice for the future of the party.

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Nov 20, 2020

Joe Scarborough Lays Down Ultimatum To Mitch McConnell Over Trump Support
"The gig is up," the MSNBC "Morning Joe" host said in a withering monologue aimed at the Senate GOP leader.

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Nov 20, 2020

The Damage Of Trump's International Anti-Abortion Policy Won't Be Easy To Undo
After four years of the most anti-woman president in recent history, repealing the global gag rule is just the start for the Biden administration.

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Nov 20, 2020

Fox News' Guy Benson Nails GOP Hypocrisy In Supporting Trump's Election Denial
Commentator Guy Benson said Republicans would have screamed their heads off if Democrats tried to reverse the 2016 election.

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Nov 20, 2020

Anderson Cooper Sums Up Donald Trump's Post-Election Chaos With 1 Searing Word
The CNN host hit the president with a brutally honest caption.

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Nov 20, 2020

Joe Biden Turns 78, Will Be Oldest U.S. President
Happy birthday to President-elect Joe Biden, who, in two months, will take the reins of a politically fractured nation.

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Nov 20, 2020

Trump Is Rushing Through His Biggest, Most Dangerous Arms Deal. Congress Could Stop It.
Well-informed observers told HuffPost they're increasingly confident a combination of progressives and hawks will send a big signal about changing U.S. foreign policy.

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Nov 20, 2020

New York Daily News Taunts Rudy Giuliani With A Gross New Nickname
The Trump lawyer's literal meltdown inspired the tabloid's mocking moniker.

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Nov 20, 2020

New York Daily News Taunts Rudy Giuliani With A Mucky New Nickname
The former New York mayor's literal meltdown inspired the tabloid's mocking moniker.

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Nov 20, 2020

People Aren't Buying Mike Pence's Latest Comments About COVID-19 Victims
The vice president's remarks about families who've lost loved ones to the coronavirus did not sit well with Twitter users.

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Nov 20, 2020

Eric Trump's Warning About Rudy Giuliani Taking Down ‘Dirtbags' Backfires
"Careful what you wish for," one Twitter user hit back at Donald Trump's son.

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Nov 20, 2020

'No Pardons. No Immunity': Mary Trump Says Her Family Must Pay
The president's niece celebrates reports of investigations into Trump finances.

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