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"It's a Cover-Up": White House Accused of Hiding Mnuchin Role in Recruiting Postmaster General DeJoy

"It's a Cover-Up": White House Accused of Hiding Mnuchin Role in Recruiting Postmaster General DeJoy
Documents obtained by a watchdog group reveal that Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin met with the Postal Service Board of Governors in February "to discuss the search for a new postmaster general."
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GOP Has Unhinged Meltdown After Ilhan Omar Makes Simple Call to 'Dismantle All Systems of Oppression'

GOP Has Unhinged Meltdown After Ilhan Omar Makes Simple Call to 'Dismantle All Systems of Oppression'
"Just to be clear, Ilhan Omar is under attack by the rightwing media machine for statements that are utterly normal and totally uncontroversial when they're delivered by white, non-Muslim politicians."
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Tammy Duckworth Fires Back After Fox News Accuses Her of Hating America

Tammy Duckworth Fires Back After Fox News Accuses Her of Hating America
Fox News host Tucker Carlson said Duckworth, who lost both of her legs in the Iraq War, hates America.
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The 'Far-Right Ideology' Of Trump’s Public Lands Nominee

The 'Far-Right Ideology' Of Trump’s Public Lands Nominee
"William Pendley is uniquely unqualified for this position."
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Billionaire Republican Governor Has Been Sued Dozens of Times for Millions in Unpaid Bills

Billionaire Republican Governor Has Been Sued Dozens of Times for Millions in Unpaid Bills
Gov. Jim Justice is West Virginia’s richest man. Over the last three decades, lawsuits over unpaid bills have cost his constellation of companies more than $128 million in judgments and settlements.
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McConnell: Bringing Back Retired Judges to Block Dems 'Worth Taking a Look At'

McConnell: Bringing Back Retired Judges to Block Dems 'Worth Taking a Look At'
McConnell said he thinks it's considering giving judges the option to reverse their retirements.
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Mississippi Governor Secretly Designates April 'Confederate Heritage Month'

Mississippi Governor Secretly Designates April 'Confederate Heritage Month'
Gov. Tate Reeves is facing criticism over his slow response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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McConnell Still Working on Packing the Courts As Nation Focuses on Coronavirus

McConnell Still Working on Packing the Courts As Nation Focuses on Coronavirus
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has other priorities as he drags his feet on approving a plan to address the coronavirus pandemic.
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GOP Rewards Jim Jordan for Trump Defense, Despite Accusations That Jordan Ignored Sexual Abuse

GOP Rewards Jim Jordan for Trump Defense, Despite Accusations That Jordan Ignored Sexual Abuse
Adam DiSabato testified that Jordan and others knew about the sexual harassment and abuse by Richard Strauss and others.
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Another DOJ investigation into Hillary Clinton finds she did nothing wrong

Another DOJ investigation into Hillary Clinton finds she did nothing wrong
Yet another politically motivated investigation into Hillary Clinton comes up blank.
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