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Maryland judge slams Trump-tied lobbyist for defying court order

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Montgomery County, Md., Circuit Judge Christopher Fogleman also rebuked Bennett’s lawyer Patrick Gaffney for essentially being unresponsive to the litigation filed in 2019.

DeSantis blames media for ‘hysteria’ over Covid surge

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TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Ron DeSantis lashed out at the media on Tuesday, accusing news organizations of engaging in “hysteria” over the new surge in coronavirus infections.
DeSantis claimed that the situation in Florida was not as bad as last year beca…

House Dem campaign chief warns the majority at risk without message reboot

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“We’re not trying to hide this,” the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s executive director said.

AG: Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women, broke state and federal law

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The findings are certain to revive calls for the governor’s resignation.

Pentagon on lockdown after gunman shot by police near Metro bus platform

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The Pentagon Force Protection Agency sent out an alert following the incident instructing all personnel to remain in the building.

New York City to mandate vaccines for indoor restaurants, gyms, performances

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NEW YORK — Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a new policy Tuesday that requires people to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination to dine inside restaurants, work out at a gym, attend a play or go out dancing.
The new program to “unlock New York City” will b…

‘I’m back’: Ex-con Blagojevich sues Illinois for right to run again

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He said he hasn’t decided, however, if he will seek to run for anything if he succeeds in eliminating the legal hurdles to doing so.

Senators introduce bill to push White House on ‘Havana syndrome’ investigation

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As suspected directed-energy attacks against U.S. officials grow, Sens. Shaheen and Collins call for a new NSC coordinator position and medical care for the victims.

Tennessee won’t incentivize Covid shots — but pays to vax cows

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Gov. Bill Lee, who grew up on his family’s ranch and refers to himself as a cattle farmer in his Twitter profile, has been far less enthusiastic about incentivizing herd immunity among humans.

Biden’s big attempt at equity in agriculture hits dead end

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Court fights have stalled debt relief to amend past discrimination; now the administration has to decide how to fight for it.

Democrats scramble for cash to cover Biden’s $3.5T plan

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Their list of funding source options include raising the corporate tax rate, lowering prescription drug costs and hitting super-sized retirement savings.

Opinion | The One Way the Supreme Court’s New Conservative Majority Lived Up to Its Billing

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Inconsistent and fractious on some big cases, Trump’s justices actually established a clear record of ruling against prisoners and immigrants.

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