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What people said outside the Supreme Court after Roe v. Wade was overturned

Friday, June 24, 2022

Demonstrators from both sides of the abortion issue gathered outside the Supreme Court after the justices overturned the constitutional right to an abortion.

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The atmosphere outside the Supreme Court, where some protest and others celebrate

Friday, June 24, 2022

Activists from both sides of the abortion issue gathered outside the Supreme Court today. Some were celebrating. Some were protesting.

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Former DOJ officials detail threatening to resign en masse in meeting with Trump

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Witnesses in today's hearing revealed details of a dramatic Oval Office meeting on Jan. 3, 2021.

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Jan. 6 committee leaders say Trump broke the law by trying to pressure Pence

Thursday, June 16, 2022

The former president's campaign to get his vice president to overturn the election "was not just wrong," said Vice Chair Liz Cheney, a Republican, "it was illegal and unconstitutional."

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In their own words: AAPI voters in Nevada talk economy, guns, race

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

The AAPI population is the fastest-growing demographic in Nevada and a rising political force. Five voters spoke to NPR about what issues are top of mind ahead of the midterm elections.

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The Jan. 6 panel says the Trump campaign misled donors using election lies

Monday, June 13, 2022

A counsel for the panel said in a video that the Trump campaign misled donors in its fundraising after the 2020 election, perpetuating false claims of voter fraud in order to raise funds.

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Here's what the Jan. 6 panel's references to '2,000 Mules' is about

Monday, June 13, 2022

Both Rep. Liz Cheney and former Attorney General Bill Barr referenced 2,000 Mules, a pro-Trump film, during Monday's Jan. 6 committee hearing. In his testimony, Barr said he was "unimpressed" with it.

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Former Trump advisers testify they urged him not to declare victory on election night

Monday, June 13, 2022

Rudy Giuliani, described at Monday's hearing as "intoxicated" on election night, urged the former president to say he had won, said senior adviser Jason Miller. His campaign manager pushed back.

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Closely watched Democratic primary in Texas' 28th District remains too close to call

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

A runoff in South Texas between incumbent Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar and progressive challenger Jessica Cisneros remained too close to call as of Wednesday morning.

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Scandal-plagued Rep. Madison Cawthorn is ousted in North Carolina primary

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

The Republican narrowly lost to state Sen. Chuck Edwards, who had received the backing of some Republicans who had tired of Cawthorn's controversies.

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Wisconsin voters with disabilities say their right to vote is at risk

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Many voters with disabilities rely on a loved one or caregiver to return their absentee ballot for them. Wisconsin's high court is weighing whether current state law allows for that help.

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Redistricting and Democrats' stalled agenda put this blue Arizona House seat in play

Monday, April 25, 2022

A redrawn Phoenix-area district represented by Rep. Greg Stanton is ground zero for the kind of race Democrats need to win in order to keep control of the House.

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi has tested positive for COVID

Thursday, April 07, 2022

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, 82, has been vaccinated against COVID-19 and received a booster shot. She's the highest-profile U.S. official to contract the virus since former President Donald Trump.

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What happens if half of Congress dies? Even Congress isn't sure.

Thursday, April 07, 2022

Lawmakers had a number of scares in recent years: a shooting at a GOP baseball practice, the pandemic and the Jan. 6 attack. But there are no clear plans for Congress to function in a catastrophe.

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Longtime Michigan GOP Rep. Fred Upton announces his retirement

Tuesday, April 05, 2022

Upton is the fourth House Republican who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump to announce his retirement.

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Rep. Cawthorn's sordid tales of life in Congress frustrate GOP leadership

Friday, April 01, 2022

The GOP freshman accused his colleagues of drug use and hosting orgies, without offering any evidence or specific details. It triggered a swifter response from party leaders than past controversies.

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House passes bill to cap insulin prices

Thursday, March 31, 2022

The chamber voted on a bill that would cap the price of insulin at $35 a month, but its fate in the Senate is unclear.

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Hawley's attacks on Ketanji Brown Jackson fuel a surge in online conspiracy chatter

Thursday, March 24, 2022

The far-right internet began to obsess about Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson only after a series of tweets from Sen. Josh Hawley echoed themes used by conspiracy theorists.

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Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson confirmation hearings: What happened Thursday

Thursday, March 24, 2022

At the fourth and final hearing, representatives from the American Bar Association lauded Jackson's resume and career. GOP panel members continued their focus on her handling of child pornography.

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Madeleine Albright kept up her trailblazing work long after being secretary of state

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Albright, who arrived in the U.S. as an 11-year-old refugee, became the first woman to serve as secretary of state. She died on Wednesday at the age of 84.

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