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Ted Cruz bets big on Facebook

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The Texas Republican has spent more than all but one other senator on Facebook ads in recent months. He isn’t up for reelection until 2024.

Yang close to winning support of New York’s powerful Orthodox leaders

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The leading mayoral candidate is expected to soon win an endorsement from the Satmar rabbis in Williamsburg, the city’s most populous Hasidic neighborhood.

Biden’s biggest remaining personnel decision meets heat from the left

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The biggest force standing between Jerome Powell and a second term as Fed chair may be an activist left prepared to create a spectacle.

The former Marine who holds Democrats’ Trumpiest district

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“We have a desire to have these really-kind-of-lazy but rather easy ways of analyzing people and voters,” Rep. Jared Golden said. “And they don’t fit into buckets like that.”

State Department Covid review blasts ‘void of U.S. international leadership’ under Trump and Pompeo

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The unreleased draft report points to struggles by diplomats in citing American leadership during the pandemic.

Palestinians, Israel trade new rocket fire and airstrikes

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This round of violence, like previous ones, was fueled by conflicting claims over Jerusalem.

Senior cyber official leaves Biden’s NSC

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Michael Sulmeyer, a senior White House cybersecurity official, has left his position, two people familiar with the matter told POLITICO.

Iran nuclear talks progress slowly as timeline dwindles

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Both sides indicate they want to revive the 2015 pact — but there’s little agreement over how to get there with only weeks left before a critical Iranian election.

Youngkin wins Virginia GOP nomination for governor

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Businessman Glenn Youngkin, a first-time candidate, will be the Republican nominee for governor in Virginia.

Jenner says she’s ‘kind of’ a Republican

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OAKLAND — Reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner portrayed herself as a fiscal conservative and social liberal in a Monday CNN conversation that marked her second national TV interview since she launched her California gubernatorial recall campaign last mont…

Florida clears officials in treatment of Jeffrey Epstein

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The Florida Department of Law Enforcement said it found no evidence that Epstein received any special treatment.

Vatican warns U.S. bishops about rebuking Biden, other Catholic pols

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At issue are get-tough Communion proposals designed to punish leaders who support abortion rights.

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