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Democrats plan to introduce police reform bill on Monday, Nancy Pelosi says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers remarks during a weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 28, 2020. Tom Brenner | Reuters Democrats plan to introduce a police reform bill Monday during nationwide uproar over......
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Democrats prepare police reform bills after Floyd’s death

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press Published 7:20 a.m. ET June 4, 2020 Washington – Congressional Democrats, powered by the Congressional Black Caucus, are preparing a sweeping package of police reforms as pressure builds on the federal government to respond to......
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‘We need to show people’: Democrats look to seize the moment on police reform

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here On the issue of policing and racial healing, Democrats will be forced to confront their internal divisions at a time when major cities are consumed by civil demonstrations and occasionally violent unrest. Trump has only further inflamed tensions with his......
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Charlamagne tha God calls out Biden’s ‘racist’ Senate history

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Charlamagne tha God isn’t joining Team Biden just yet. The radio personality, speaking to CNN on Tuesday evening, discussed his assessment of how the presumptive Democratic nominee was performing as the country reels over the murder of George Floyd and the protests and riots that ensued as a result. Despite......
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Joe Biden sweeps all seven presidential primaries

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Joe Biden has scored a clean sweep of the seven states conducting Democratic presidential primaries on Tuesday, not at all a surprise given that the presumptive Democratic nominee has no active opposition. Yet the delegate haul is important to Biden’s goal of gaining enough delegates to claim the Democratic nomination......
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Nationwide George Floyd riots are the price of liberalism: Devine

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The tragedy of the riots sparked by George Floyd’s death was brought home by a distraught elderly black woman interviewed by the local ABC affiliate in her ruined south Minneapolis neighborhood. “These people did this for no reason,” wept Stephanie Wilford, who lives in an apartment next to where shops......
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The riots’ other cause and other commentary

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Neocon: The Riots’ Other Cause Commentary’s Noah Rothman says it’s a mistake to think that the “social disorder the nation witnessed over this weekend” had a single cause. Yes, many are “moved to this expression of rage by the perception that they are the target of outrageous persecution,” not least......
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Black Americans Have a Message for Democrats: Not Being Trump Is Not Enough

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COLUMBIA, S.C. — In an on-camera address after a week of destructive protests, former vice president Joseph R. Biden Jr. pleaded with his audience to imagine life for black people in America. Imagine, he said, “if every time your husband or son, wife or daughter left the house, you feared......
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Democrats want Mnuchin to explain why bailed-out airlines are cutting workers’ hours

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here House Democrats want Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to explain why airlines are getting away with cutting workers’ hours after they received portions of $25 billion in government coronavirus relief funds aimed at maintaining worker payroll. The lawmakers also want Mnuchin......
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The general election scenario that Democrats are dreading

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The former cabinet secretaries and Federal Reserve chairs in the Zoom boxes were confused, though some of the Republicans may have been newly relieved and some of the Democrats suddenly concerned. “Everyone looked puzzled and thought I had misspoken,” Furman......
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The Coronavirus Is Deadliest Where Democrats Live

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The staggering American death toll from the coronavirus, now approaching 100,000, has touched every part of the country, but the losses have been especially acute along its coasts, in its major cities, across the industrial Midwest, and in New York City. The devastation, in other words, has been disproportionately felt......
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A ‘deplorables’ moment for Joe shows why he won’t win the black vote: Devine

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Joe Biden’s disastrous interview with black radio host Charlamagne Tha God on Friday encapsulates everything that is wrong with the Democratic Party and its presidential hopeful. “If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, you ain’t black,” the former vice president blurted out at the......
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Democrats shift gears on William Barr testimony after news of Mueller letter

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Democrats ripped up their questions for Attorney General William Barr and started over Tuesday night after news of special counsel Robert Mueller’s letter broke. In the letter, Mueller told Barr his summary to Congress “did not fully capture the......
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House Democrats introduce inspector general protection bill after Trump fires several watchdogs

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., speaks during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on D.C. statehood on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. Caroline Brehman | CQ-Roll Call | Getty Images House Democrats on Friday announced a new bill to protect inspectors......
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Two Very Different Democrats: What a Biden-Warren Ticket Might Be Like

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Joseph R. Biden Jr. speaks with Elizabeth Warren about once a week. They review the latest developments on the Covid-19 crisis and the collapsing economy. They trade ideas about how a Democratic president, like Mr. Biden, might rescue the country. They exchange tales about their lives sheltered in place, he......
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McConnell warns House Democrats over proxy voting on floor

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here “There will be enormous constitutional questions around anything the House does if they fail to demonstrate a real quorum but plow ahead anyhow,” McConnell said during a floor speech. As majority leader, McConnell has the sole power to set the......
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Democrats demand reinstatement of State Department inspector general fired by Trump

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Steve Linick, State Department inspector general, center, exits after closed-door testimony on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images House Democratic committee leaders Thursday demanded the immediate reinstatement of......
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House Democrats take impeachment inquiry to the White House

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live House Democrats are taking their impeachment inquiry straight to the White House. CBS News has obtained a copy of their subpoena, demanding a long list of documents about President Trump’s dealings with Ukraine. Ben Tracy reports.......

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