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In Leaked Video, Republican Congressman Admits His Party Wants 'Chaos and Inability to Get Stuff Done'

In Leaked Video, Republican Congressman Admits His Party Wants 'Chaos and Inability to Get Stuff Done'
"Chip Roy says what we all already know: there is no intent of working across the aisle. It's all posturing."
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Republican Lawmaker Uses Campaign Funds to Fight Allegations He Misuses Funds

Republican Lawmaker Uses Campaign Funds to Fight Allegations He Misuses Funds
Mississippi Rep. Steven Palazzo spent more than $61,000 on payments to a Mississippi-based law firm.
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Ocasio-Cortez Says 'Elephant in the Room' Is Senate Democrats Blocking Their Own Party's Agenda

Ocasio-Cortez Says 'Elephant in the Room' Is Senate Democrats Blocking Their Own Party's Agenda
"The argument that we need to make here," the New York Democrat said of bipartisanship's dead end, "is that it's worth going it alone if we can do more for working people in this country."
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Sanders Warns Dems Could Lose Congress If They Get Mired in 'Never-Ending' Negotiations With GOP

Sanders Warns Dems Could Lose Congress If They Get Mired in 'Never-Ending' Negotiations With GOP
"The Democrats in Congress must move forward boldly, protecting the working families of our country and restoring faith in government. Yes, the future of the country is at stake."
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Marjorie Taylor Greene Now Claims She Never Compared Mask Mandates to the Holocaust. She Did.

Marjorie Taylor Greene Now Claims She Never Compared Mask Mandates to the Holocaust. She Did.
Greene’s defense of her comments is unlikely to succeed given that anyone who hears her original statement knows exactly what she meant:
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Josh Hawley and Marjorie Taylor Greene Juiced Their Fundraising Numbers

Josh Hawley and Marjorie Taylor Greene Juiced Their Fundraising Numbers
Politicians get the veneer of grassroots support, while shadowy consultants get rich.
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'Why the US Senate Is So Broken': Manchin Vow to Preserve Filibuster Imperils Voting Rights and Much More

'Why the US Senate Is So Broken': Manchin Vow to Preserve Filibuster Imperils Voting Rights and Much More
"Manchin represents a state that is 1/22 the population of California and 92% white, yet he can singlehandedly block policies supported by 70-80% of Americans."
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Efforts Under Way to Reverse Postal Service Fleet Deal Amid Questions Over Contract

Efforts Under Way to Reverse Postal Service Fleet Deal Amid Questions Over Contract
$6 Billion Contract Comes Under Congressional Scrutiny as Losing Bidder Weighs Legal Options
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Republicans Demand Tax Cut for Dead Millionaires After Voting Against COVID Relief

Republicans Demand Tax Cut for Dead Millionaires After Voting Against COVID Relief
Most congressional Republicans want a permanent repeal of the estate tax — but very few voters do.
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'Hard to Overstate How Big This Is': Joe Manchin Signals He Is Open to Filibuster Reform

'Hard to Overstate How Big This Is': Joe Manchin Signals He Is Open to Filibuster Reform
Manchin floated a return to the talking filibuster, which would represent a major change to the current "no-show filibuster" that allows obstruction via email.
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