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May 27, 2022

Donald Trump's Chant Of Uvalde Victims' Names At NRA Rally Curdles Critics' Blood
He ended his speech praising the National Rifle Association with his trademark "dance" step.

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May 27, 2022

Federal Judges Overrule Ohio Supreme Court: Mandate Voided Voting Map
The decision is a win for the Republican-dominated redistricting commission, which passed five straight sets of legislative maps that couldn't meet constitutional muster.

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May 27, 2022

Trump Calls Gun Control Efforts 'Grotesque' At NRA Convention
The former president appeared at the gun lobbying group's convention just days after the deadly school shooting in Texas.

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May 27, 2022

Ted Cruz Praises Guns To NRA Days After School Shooting
Other Texas lawmakers skipped the National Rifle Association convention in the wake of a shooting in Uvalde, Texas. Cruz opted to show up.

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May 27, 2022

No, Sen. Ted Cruz Hasn't Posted Identical Tweets After 12 Mass Shootings
The Texas Republican Cruz has used some phrases multiple times in tweets about mass shootings, but not an identical template.

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May 27, 2022

Kids Ask 'Am I Next?' In Wrenching Protest Outside NRA Convention
Video shows children lined up across the street from the convention with pictures of Uvalde shooting victims hanging around their necks.

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May 27, 2022

Jamie McLeod-Skinner Unseats Pharma-Friendly Oregon Democrat In Primary
Rep. Kurt Schrader's deviations from Democratic Party leadership — and his coziness with Big Pharma — came back to haunt him.

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May 27, 2022

The Boy Who Touched Barack Obama's Hair Is Graduating. See Their Reunion.
Jacob Philadelphia was just 5 when he visited the White House and taught the world why representation matters.

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May 27, 2022

President Joe Biden Preparing To Make Announcement On Student Loans: Reports
Biden is preparing to announce his plan to forgive up to $10,000 of student debt for those who qualify based on their income, according to The Washington Post.

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May 27, 2022

Too Many Doors And Liberal Teachers: Here's What The GOP Blames For The Uvalde Shooting
Anything but guns.

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May 27, 2022

Michigan Board Disqualifies 5 GOP Gov Candidates Over Invalid Signatures
Two leading candidates in the Republican governor's race are among those who will be removed from the ballot pending court challenges.

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May 27, 2022

Lauren Boebert Ripped For Inane Pro-Gun Take: 'We Didn't Ban Planes' After 9/11
By accident, the Colorado GOP congresswoman basically argued in favor of background checks.

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May 27, 2022

Former EPA Chief Had Security Drive Into Oncoming Traffic To Get Dry Cleaning
Scott Pruitt is one of several Republicans running for Oklahoma's soon-to-be vacant Senate seat.

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May 27, 2022

Police Slow To Engage Uvalde Gunman Because They 'Could've Been Shot,' Official Says
"They could've been killed, and that gunman would have had an opportunity to kill other people inside that school," a spokesman said.

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May 26, 2022

Abbott Drops In-Person Appearance At NRA Convention, Will Still Speak Via Video
The governor will hold a press conference in Uvalde, Texas on Friday instead of visiting the gun group's national conference.

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May 26, 2022

Thousands Of Students Walk Out Nationwide To Protest Lawmakers' Inaction On Guns
From California to Virginia, students chanted "Enough is enough" and held signs reading "Thoughts and prayers are not enough" and "How many more kids."

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May 26, 2022

The NRA Convention Begins Today. You Can't Bring Your Gun.
And it's not just because the Secret Service says so.

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May 26, 2022

Former ESPN Journalist's Excuse For Uvalde Police Inaction Shocks Twitter Users
Jason Whitlock suggested that police held back because "when your culture makes George Floyd a hero, real heroes stand down."

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May 26, 2022

Joe And Jill Biden To Visit Texas In Aftermath Of Elementary School Shooting
The White House said the president and first lady will visit the site of the tragic school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, on May 29.

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May 26, 2022

Senate Goes On Recess With Faint Promise Of Bipartisan Path On Guns
Yet another bipartisan working group has emerged in the wake of the massacre in Uvalde, Texas.

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May 26, 2022

Ted Cruz Stops Interview Rather Than Answer Why America Has So Many Mass Shootings
"You know, I'm sorry you think American exceptionalism is awful. You've got your political agenda. God love you…" the Texas Republican told Sky News.

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May 26, 2022

Biden's Top Middle East Adviser ‘Torched The House And Showed Up With A Firehose'
Brett McGurk has worked on MidEast issues since 2004. Now he's more powerful than ever under President Joe Biden — and insiders worry he's relying on a failed playbook.

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May 26, 2022

Herschel Walker Gives Incoherent Solution To Gun Violence On Fox News
The football star turned GOP Senate primary winner just fumbled on his way to November.

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May 26, 2022

Uvalde Residents Take Solace In Faith And One Another After Texas School Shooting
"Why this little town?" asked a school district worker after a gunman killed 19 elementary school students and their two teachers.

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May 26, 2022

Senate GOP Blocks Domestic Terrorism Bill, Gun Policy Debate
Democrats' first attempt at responding to the back-to-back mass shootings in Buffalo and Uvalde, Texas, has failed in the Senate.

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May 26, 2022

How Brad Raffensperger Bucked Trump And Beat Back The ‘Big Lie'
The secretary of state who earned GOP ire for refusing to help steal Georgia upset Trump's preferred candidate Tuesday. But the "big lie" is far from dead.

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May 26, 2022

Trump Must Testify In New York Civil Probe, Appeals Court Rules
The former president's lawyers argued that ordering him to testify violated this constitutional rights because his answers could be used in a parallel criminal investigation.

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May 26, 2022

Kevin Spacey Charged With 4 Counts Of Sexual Assault In UK
Spacey, a 62-year-old double Academy Award winner, was questioned by British police in 2019 about claims by several men that he had assaulted them.

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May 26, 2022

Michael Moore Calls For Repeal Of Second Amendment In MSNBC Interview
The "Bowling for Columbine" filmmaker challenged TV networks to take up the cause after the Texas school shooting.

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May 26, 2022

Gov. Greg Abbott Stops At Fundraiser After Texas School Shooting
The governor said he made a campaign appearance after learning of the Uvalde school massacre so his supporters would "know what happened."

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May 25, 2022

Ted Cruz Flayed Over Ludicrous Idea For Preventing School Shootings
According to the Republican senator, it's the number of doors, not guns, that schools should be worried about.

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May 25, 2022

Top Texas Catholic Endorses New Gun Regulations After Uvalde Massacre
"We're supposed to promote life, the life of people," Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller said.

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May 25, 2022

CNN Host Asks GOP Rep. Why Texas Can Act Fast To Protect Embryos But Not Children
"Why can't you protect living 10-year-olds?" Alisyn Camerota pressed state Rep. James White.

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May 25, 2022

Child Gun Deaths In Texas Doubled Under Greg Abbott. Then Came Uvalde.
While mass shootings multiplied, the Texas governor liberalized firearm access.

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May 25, 2022

Youth Gun Deaths In Texas Doubled Under Greg Abbott. Then Came Uvalde.
While mass shootings multiplied, the Texas governor liberalized firearm access.

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May 25, 2022

The Most Extreme Abortion Ban In The Country Was Just Signed Into Law In Oklahoma
Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) just signed a bill that bans abortion at fertilization and uses the same enforcement mechanism as Texas' six-week ban.

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May 25, 2022

Right-Wingers Accused A Trans Woman Of Being The Texas Shooter To Deflect Blame
Immediately following the shooting, disinformation began to spread online and was amplified by Republicans with big followings.

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May 25, 2022

The Rage Over Another Massacre - And What To Do With It
The NRA and friends got this much power through a combination of anger and patience. Their opponents may need to do the same.

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May 25, 2022

An Imminent Supreme Court Ruling Could Make Gun Safety Laws Even Weaker
The conservative justices could strike down a New York law, endangering basic gun safety measures in huge swaths of the country.

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May 25, 2022

Mike Lee Wonders If ‘Fatherlessness' Is Behind Mass Shootings
"Every time one of these tragedies occurs … we fail to look back at the root causes of rampage violence," said the GOP senator.

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May 25, 2022

Republicans Not Sure Why America Has So Many Gun Deaths
But they're pretty sure it's not because of all those guns.

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May 25, 2022

Bureau Of Land Management Employees Unionize In Wake Of Trump-Era Upheaval
The understaffed agency was buffeted by a headquarters relocation. Now workers are hoping a union can strengthen their hand.

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May 25, 2022

Texas Gov. On State's Deadliest School Shooting: 'It Could Have Been Worse'
GOP Gov. Greg Abbott said what Texans need "now more than ever is our love" after a gunman killed 19 children and two teachers in Uvalde.

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May 25, 2022

Trump Expressed Support To Jan. 6 'Hang Mike Pence' Chants: Witnesses To House Committee
Witnesses told a House panel Trump expressed approval of his supporters chanting "hang Mike Pence," during the Capitol attack.

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May 25, 2022

Latest Elementary School Massacre Not Enough For GOP To Reconsider Gun Control
Nineteen dead children and two dead teachers at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, didn't change any minds in Congress.

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May 25, 2022

Georgia Drubbing Shows Limits Of Trump's Revenge Tour Endorsements
Trump is padding his record by endorsing incumbents, including those running unopposed, but showed he can't take down popular officeholders.

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May 25, 2022

Beto O'Rourke Escorted Out Of Uvalde Press Conference After Confronting Gov. Greg Abbott
"You're all doing nothing," O'Rourke said to Texas officials who were giving updates on the mass shooting at an Uvalde elementary school.

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May 25, 2022

GOP Senators Unveil Plan For Preventing More Mass Shootings
It's as simple as three words!

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May 25, 2022

Trump Still Plans To Speak At NRA Convention Following Texas School Shooting
Democrats are calling on the NRA and speakers to cancel the event following the massacre in Uvalde.

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May 25, 2022

Senate Set To Skip Town For 2-Week Break Without Action On Guns
Democrats could have forced votes on gun control bills after the Texas school shooting. Then again, they all would have failed because of GOP opposition.

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May 25, 2022

2 Democrats Will Advance To Runoff In Critical Race For Top Georgia Elections Job
State Rep. Bee Nguyen or her runoff opponent would make history as the first nonwhite Georgian to become secretary of state, as Democrats pledge to fight anti-voting measures.

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May 25, 2022

Tucker Carlson, Laura Ingraham Ridiculously Rip Biden's Reaction To Texas School Shooting
The president offered condolences and demanded action, which the Fox News hosts found worthy of scorn.

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May 25, 2022

Majorie Taylor Greene Wins GOP Primary, Goes Off On Texas School Shooting
"We don't need more gun control. We need to return to God," the far-right House member said.

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May 25, 2022

Rep. Paul Gosar Spreads Lie About Texas Shooter In Hateful Since-Deleted Tweet
The extremist Arizona Republican shared misinformation about the gunman that was circulating on right-wing networks.

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May 25, 2022

Top Texas Republicans Call For More Guns, Fortified Schools, Armed Teachers After Attack
"Obviously we have to do more," Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said, before suggesting schools be "hardened" to prevent attacks.

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May 25, 2022

Brad Raffensperger, Who Blocked Trump From Stealing Georgia, Wins GOP Sec. Of State Race
Raffensperger's victory over Trump-endorsed election skeptic Rep. Jody Hice delivered a stinging rebuke to the "big lie" in Georgia's GOP primaries.

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May 24, 2022

After Losing Trump's Endorsement, Mo Brooks Still Advances In GOP Senate Race
The congressman lived to fight another day in Alabama after Trump's rebuke.

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May 24, 2022

'Sick S**t': Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's Haunting Gun Tweet Resurfaces After Massacre
Twitter users call out Abbott after the mass shooting at an elementary school in Texas.

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May 24, 2022

Ted Cruz Denounced For Offering 'Prayer' After Texas School Massacre
"Aren't you slated to headline a speaking gig for the NRA in three days?" Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez replied.

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May 24, 2022

Joe Manchin Says He'd Do 'Anything' For Gun Control ? Except Eliminate Filibuster
The West Virginia Democrat reiterated his opposition to doing away with the Senate rule after the elementary school shooting in Ulvade, Texas.

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May 24, 2022

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Wins GOP Nomination For Arkansas Governor
"I love the people here, and I think that we can do things that help improve the lives of every Arkansan," Sanders said earlier this month.

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May 24, 2022

Chris Carr Wins Georgia Attorney General Primary In Defeat For Trump's 'Big Lie'
Carr, a Republican, knocked off John Gordon, a Trump-backed attorney who peddled conspiracies about voter fraud and stolen elections in 2020.

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May 24, 2022

The Fall Of The Bush Dynasty: Ken Paxton Defeats George P. Bush In Texas Race
Bush tried hard to run away from his family name, but it wasn't enough.

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May 24, 2022

NBA Coach Explodes At Senators Over Gun Laws In Pregame Speech: 'It's Pathetic'
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr stormed out of a press conference after pleading for gun reform in the wake of a massacre at a Texas school.

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May 24, 2022

Obama On Texas Elementary School Shooting: Country Is 'Paralyzed' By Gun Lobby, GOP
At least 18 children were killed by a gunman at a school in Uvalde.

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May 24, 2022

Biden On Texas School Shooting: 'Why Are We Willing To Live With This Carnage?'
At least 18 young students and three adults were killed after a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.

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May 24, 2022

Herschel Walker And The Rise Of The Black GOP Firebrand
Even as the GOP plays footsie with white nationalist ideology, some Black Republicans are finding they can harness white grievance and win.

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May 24, 2022

Brian Kemp Easily Wins GOP Nomination Despite Being Trump's No. 1 Revenge Target
The incumbent Georgia governor will now face Democrat Stacey Abrams in a rematch of their 2018 election.

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May 24, 2022

Congressman Skewers Ted Cruz's Response To Texas Shooting: 'You Are Useless'
"You care about a fetus but you will let our children get slaughtered," Rep. Ruben Gallego tweeted at the Texas senator.

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May 24, 2022

Herschel Walker Wins GOP Nomination For Georgia Senate Seat
Despite an enthusiastic fandom, Walker's candidacy against Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock has some Republicans nervous.

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May 24, 2022

Stacey Abrams Wins Democratic Gubernatorial Primary
Abrams is geared up for another go at the Georgia governor's mansion.

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May 24, 2022

Biden Will Sign Police Reform Measures On The Anniversary Of George Floyd's Murder
After months of delays, the president will finally sign executive actions on police reform that he promised during the 2020 presidential campaign.

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May 24, 2022

The Supreme Court Just Made It More Likely Innocent People Will Be Executed
"This decision is perverse. It is illogical," Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote in her dissent in Shinn v. Ramirez.

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May 24, 2022

GOP Senators Now Fine With Pennsylvania Mail-In Ballots After Crying Fraud In 2020
Republican senators who voted to throw out Pennsylvania's electoral results on Jan. 6, 2021 aren't voicing the same concerns in the state's GOP Senate primary.

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May 24, 2022

Sen. Chris Murphy Pleads With GOP To Compromise On Gun Control After Texas Shooting
"I'm here on this floor to beg, to literally get down on my hands and knees and beg my colleagues," an emotional Murphy said on the Senate floor.

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May 24, 2022

Indiana Lawmakers Pass Trans Sports Ban, Overriding Governor's Veto
Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb opposed the bill banning transgender females from competing in girls school sports.

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May 24, 2022

Nancy Pelosi Reacts To Archbishop Denying Her Communion Over Her Abortion Stance
The House Speaker warned that "this is not just about terminating a pregnancy."

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May 24, 2022

Kellyanne Conway Finally Admits Marriage With George Conway Is On The Rocks
Donald Trump's former White House adviser told People that "love must come with respect and ... a modicum of class and dignity."

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May 24, 2022

Delaware Governor John Carney Vetoes Marijuana Legalization Bill
"I do not believe that promoting or expanding the use of recreational marijuana is in the best interests of the state of Delaware, especially our young people," Carney said.

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May 24, 2022

5 GOP Michigan Gov Candidates May Be Disqualified Over Fraudulent Petitions
The Michigan Bureau of Elections said invalid signatures on candidates' nominating petitions were widespread and vowed to alert law enforcement.

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May 24, 2022

Georgia Voters Face New Restrictions Enacted By Republicans After 2020 Election
Restrictions to mail voting, limited drop boxes and changed rules could make it harder for voters who run into problems on Election Day to have their ballots counted.

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May 24, 2022

The U.S. Is Addicted To Gas Heating. A New Bill May Make Going Electric The Easy Choice.
Heat pumps are essentially two-way air conditioners that experts say save households money and warm homes without roasting the planet.

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May 24, 2022

Texas Primary Is Democrats' First Big Test On Abortion Rights After Supreme Court Leak
Jessica Cisneros has made Rep. Henry Cuellar's opposition to abortion rights a focus of her campaign.

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May 24, 2022

2022 Midterms: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Minnesota And Texas Primaries Held Tuesday
Georgia takes center stage as Gov. Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger try to fight back challengers endorsed by Trump.

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May 24, 2022

Harris, Surgeon General Warn Health Care Workers Are Burned Out From COVID-19 Pandemic
"After two years of COVID-19 and more than 1 million precious lives lost, the people we all turn to to keep us safe, to comfort us and help us heal, they have been pushed to their limits."

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May 24, 2022

Trump Had A Phase Where He Was Perpetually Paranoid About Getting Pied: Report
"For some reason that upset Mr. Trump terribly," Trump's ex-attorney, Michael Cohen, reportedly said of Trump's obsession with projectile pie.

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May 24, 2022

Pennsylvania GOP Sen. Candidate David McCormick Sues Over Mail Ballots
David McCormick's campaign is suing in a Pennsylvania court over his neck-and-neck Republican primary contest for the U.S. Senate against celebrity heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz.

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May 23, 2022

David Perdue Attacks Stacey Abrams As 'Demeaning Her Own Race' In Racist Remarks
The GOP candidate for Georgia governor said Abrams should "go back to where she came from," while campaigning ahead of Tuesday's primary.

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May 23, 2022

Rep. Madison Cawthorn Investigated For 'Improper Relationship' With Staffer
The far-right Republican, who lost his reelection bid, is also being investigated for promoting "a cryptocurrency in which he may have had an undisclosed financial interest."

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May 23, 2022

Californians Could See Mandatory Water Cuts Due To Extreme Drought
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is urging residents to conserve as the hot summer months approach.

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May 23, 2022

Appeals Court Rules Florida Law On Social Media Unconstitutional
"Put simply, with minor exceptions, the government can't tell a private person or entity what to say or how to say it," said Circuit Judge Kevin Newsom said in the opinion.

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May 23, 2022

Don't ‘Enable The Liar': Liz Cheney Wins Profile In Courage Award, Warns Of Trump
"We face a threat we have never faced before: a former president attempting to unravel our constitutional republic," said the Republican congresswoman.

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May 23, 2022

RNC's Ronna McDaniel Wants GOP To Focus On Dems, Says Cawthorn Was 'Right' To Concede
"He was a rising star in our party and we need to make sure we retain that seat," McDaniel told Fox News.

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May 23, 2022

Republican Candidate's Bonkers Campaign Sign Has Everyone Puzzled
Wait, what???

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May 23, 2022

Fox News Host Grills RNC Chair On Trump Accusing *Republicans* Of Cheating
"It seems odd, doesn't it?" Martha MacCallum asked Ronna McDaniel.

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May 23, 2022

Rudy Giuliani Flips Out On Heckler In Profanity-Laced Parade Tirade
The former New York mayor lost it during the Celebrate Israel Parade in New York on Sunday.

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May 23, 2022

Marjorie Taylor Greene Can't Figure Out Why People Are Picking On Murderous White Supremacists
"White supremacy shouldn't be the main target," said Greene, instead urging panic over the "invasion" at the border.

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May 22, 2022

Kellyanne Conway Lets Loose On Jared Kushner In New Memoir
"There was no subject he considered beyond his expertise," she said of her former White House colleague.

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May 22, 2022

Trump Shares Post Suggesting 'Civil War'
"Any of my fellow Republicans wanna speak out now?" GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger said of the incendiary post.

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May 22, 2022

A New Billionaire Was Created Every 30 Hours During The Pandemic: Oxfam
The COVID-19 pandemic is "set to drive the biggest systemic increase in income inequality ever seen," Oxfam said in a new report.

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