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Fox PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Rep. Banks warns GOP ‘destined' to lose elections if it rejects Trump and his voters
Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., said on Saturday that Republicans are "destined" to lose in 2022 and 2024 if it rejects former President Donald Trump, his voters and an agenda he said makes the GOP the "party of the working class."

Fox PoliticsMar 01, 2021
CPAC: 5 biggest moments from the weekend
The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) wrapped on Sunday following an anticipated speech from former President Trump.

Fox PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Cuomo acquiesces to demand that Attorney General Letitia James control inquiry
New York state Attorney General Letitia James, who in January released a report that claimed Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration dramatically undercounted COVID-19 nursing home deaths in the state, will have total control over the sexual harassment inquiry that jeopardizes his future in politics.

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Gillibrand calls for investigation into allegations against Cuomo (Fox Politics)

Yahoo PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Biden urges workers to 'make your voice heard' as Amazon employees vote on union


Yahoo PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Global shares rise on hopes for US stimulus package


Politics - U.S. HouseMar 01, 2021
Ron Johnson Says He Still Has Many Unanswered Questions
The Republican senator from Wisconsin is known for regularly promoting fringe theories favored by the right, most recently questioning the fact that pro-Trump rioters attacked the Capitol.

Yahoo PoliticsMar 01, 2021
The Republican Study Committee gets a Trumpian makeover


Yahoo PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Dr. Fauci Slaps Down Gov. Kristi Noem's CPAC Dig: Numbers 'Don't Lie'


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S.D. Gov. Kristi Noem says she nailed the pandemic response. Fauci: The numbers ‘don't lie.' (Washington Post Politics)

Washington Post PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Rep. Jim Jordan's false claim that Pelosi denied a request for National Guard troops
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) made a startling claim based on zero evidence

New York Times PoliticsMar 01, 2021
How Pro-Trump Forces Pushed a Lie About Antifa at the Capitol Riot
On social media, cable networks and even in the halls of Congress, supporters of Donald J. Trump tried to rewrite history in real time, pushing the fiction that left-wing agitators were to blame for the violence on Jan. 6.

The Daily BeastMar 01, 2021
The Worst Golden Globes Ever Completely Botched Its Diversity Scandal
Getty ImagesIt's not news that the Golden Globes, as an awards show, are a bit of a joke. But, my, has that joke gone stale.

The joke resurfaces every few years, sometimes from the ceremony's stage itself. In 2016, host Ricky Gervais dinged them as "worthless," likening the honor to "a bit of metal that some nice old confused journalists wanted to give you in person so they could meet you and have a selfie with you."

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted Sunday night's ceremony in unprecedented times: Because of the pandemic, each emceed from a different coast with a few dozen celebrity presenters and only masked first responders in the audience.

Read more at The Daily Beast.

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Politics - U.S. HouseMar 01, 2021
Warren Revives Wealth Tax, Citing Pandemic Inequalities
A tax on the net worth of America's wealthiest individuals remains popular with voters, but has yet to be embraced by President Biden.

Yahoo PoliticsMar 01, 2021
Senior Democrats ditch their backdoor proposal for a $15 minimum wage, throwing pay hike in doubt in $1.9 trillion stimulus package


New York Times PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump Revives Familiar Falsehoods in CPAC Speech
The former president attacked his successor and continued to claim that he won the 2020 election.

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CPAC concludes with Trump reemerging post-presidency (Washington Post Politics)

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Fox PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
NY AG expects to receive 'referral with subpoena power' to investigate Cuomo sexual harassment allegations
"This is not a responsibility we take lightly," New York Attorney General Leticia James said in a statement. "We will hire a law firm, deputize them as attorneys of our office, and oversee a rigorous and independent investigation." 

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Cuomo reverses course on sexual harassment investigation, offers apology (Washington Post Politics)
Cuomo says he's 'truly sorry' for workplace comments he says were 'misinterpreted as an unwanted flirtation' following sexual harassment claims (CNN Politics)

The Daily BeastFeb 28, 2021
Sacha Baron Cohen Brutally Mocks Rudy Giuliani in Golden Globes Speech
"Thank you to the all white Hollywood Foreign Press," Sacha Baron Cohen said, accepting the Golden Globe award for Best Comedy or Musical film Sunday night. His speech only got more scathing from there.

"I've got to say, this movie could not have been possible without my co-star, a fresh new talent who came from nowhere and turned out to be a comedy genius," the Borat Subsequent Moviefilm star said. "I'm talking about Rudy Giuliani. I mean, who can get more laughs out of one unzipping? Incredible."

"Our movie was just the beginning for him," Baron Cohen continued. "Rudy went on to star in a string of comedy films. Hits like ‘Four Seasons Landscaping,' ‘Hair Dye Another Day,' and the courtroom drama ‘A Very Public Fart.'"

Read more at The Daily Beast.



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Mary Trump Trolls Her Uncle During His First Speech Since Leaving Office (Yahoo Politics)

Washington Post PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump rules out third party as he moves to firm up control of GOP
Making his first speech since leaving the presidency before an adulatory conservative crowd, the former president hinted he was contemplating another campaign in 2024.

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Trump calls for GOP unity, repeats lies about election loss (Yahoo Politics)

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Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump Speaks At CPAC In First Appearance Since Leaving White House


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White House aide with close progressive ties leaving to join nascent outside group (CNN Politics)

Fox PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Nancy Pelosi calls Cuomo sexual harassment allegations 'credible'
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday weighed in after a second woman brought sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, calling both of the women's charges "credible."

Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Asian shares rise on hopes for US stimulus package


Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump at CPAC Shows Why He Doesn't Need a New Party


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Trump's Republican Hit List at CPAC Is a Warning Shot to His Party (New York Times Politics)

Washington Post PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
CDC recommends Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine, enabling inoculations to start this week
The doses are expected to start shipping as early as Monday to sites already receiving doses of the two other authorized vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna.

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CDC advisory panel recommends J&J single-dose Covid vaccine (Politico)

Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Donald Trump at CPAC: Ex-president tears into Biden and his Republican critics


Fox PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
COVID relief bill creates rift between mainstream Democrats and party's left flank
A brawl is brewing between liberal and moderate Democrats. One can find evidence of this fight in the battle to increase the minimum wage to $15 an hour as part of the latest coronavirus relief bill. The left failed in that effort. And despite having control of the House, Senate and White House, exclusion of the wage hike reflected the political realities of what progressives can do with a 50/50 Senate and a House with 221 Democrats and 211 Republicans. 

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CNN PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Senate Democrats drop proposal to penalize companies for not providing $15 minimum wage
Senate Democrats decided Sunday to abandon an alternative proposal to penalize companies for not providing a $15 minimum wage to their employees, the latest indication that boosting the federal minimum wage in this Congress remains an extremely tall order, according to a person involved in the talks.

Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump proposes new voting limits, rails against "monster" voting rights bill


Fox PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump slams 'establishment' Republicans McConnell, Cheney and others in CPAC speech as some deny GOP civil war
Former President Donald Trump attacked a litany of "establishment" Republicans in his Sunday keynote address at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), even as some in the GOP  continue to deny that there is a civil war within the party. 

BBC PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Budget 2021: 'Now is not the time for tax rises', say MPs
The Treasury Committee says "now is not the time" for rises, but they may be needed in the future.

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Budget 2021: Northern Tory MPs call for business rates cut to 'save High Streets' (BBC Politics)

Washington Post PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Allies of Rep. Adam Kinzinger launch super PAC to support Republicans who have bucked Trump
The effort will be up against significant head winds, as the former president still holds vast sway over the Republican Party, even after his supporters attacked the U.S. Capitol last month.

Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
GOP Rep. Bill Cassidy says Trump won't be the party's 2024 presidential nominee


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Bill Cassidy warns it's dangerous for GOP to ‘idolize' Trump (Yahoo Politics)

BBC PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Budget 2021: No tax rises immediately, says shadow chancellor
Labour's Anneliese Dodds tells the BBC's Andrew Marr there should be no immediate tax rise on businesses.

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Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Team Biden About to Start Its First Talks With the Taliban


New York Times PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
CPAC Takeaways: Trump, Kristi Noem, Ron DeSantis, 'Cancel Culture'
At their three-day gathering, pro-Trump conservatives tried to turn "cancel culture" into their new "fake news" and spent little time on policy (either their own or President Biden's).

PoliticoFeb 28, 2021
Trump teases 2024 run in CPAC remarks, as he looks to keep his grip on GOP
The former president renewed old grievances in his first formal speech since leaving the White House.

Washington Post PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Calls mount for independent investigation into Cuomo's sexual harassment allegations
The New York governor has been accused of sexual harassment by former aides Charlotte Bennett and Lindsey Boylan.

Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Fauci Fires Back at Kristi Noem Saying He's ‘Wrong': ‘The Numbers Don't Lie'


CNN PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
Trump to tell CPAC crowd the 'incredible journey' is 'far from over' in first public remarks since leaving White House
Former President Donald Trump takes the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference Sunday, looking to reclaim his role as the Republican Party's kingmaker as he positions himself to play a major role in the 2022 midterm elections.

PoliticoFeb 28, 2021
Cuomo, facing criticism, offers new plan for probe of harassment charges


Yahoo PoliticsFeb 28, 2021
CPAC designed as a Trump coronation, former head of American Conservative Union says


Fox PoliticsFeb 26, 2021
Justice Department announces more than 300 people have been charged in Capitol riot
The U.S. Justice Department (DOJ) has charged over 300 people in connection with the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol riot by pro-Trump supporters, acting Deputy Attorney General John Carlin told reporters Friday.

CNN PoliticsFeb 26, 2021
House and Senate progressives split over next steps on minimum wage
House progressives are furious with the Senate parliamentarian's decision to remove the $15 minimum wage provision from the Senate's version of the Covid relief bill, a proposal that is foundational to the left wing's beliefs and one they have fiercely campaigned on, but it is unclear how they will channel that frustration into next steps.

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'Squad' members AOC, Omar suggest Senate parliamentarian could be removed over minimum wage decision (Fox Politics)
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