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‘You get made fun of’: Trump campaign office shuns masks, social distancing

President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., at the BOK Center in June 2020. | Sue Ogrocki/AP Photo */ ]]> Inside the Trump campaign’s headquarters this week, a team of cleaners scrubbed down surfaces [...]

House Republican leaders condemn GOP candidate who made racist videos

GOP congressional candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene suggested that Muslims do not belong in government and thinks black people “are held slaves to the Democratic Party.” | John Bailey/Rome News-Tribune via AP */ ]]> The House’s [...]

Gerry Connolly, Democratic chairman, says Donald Trump made Secret Service ‘a tool of fascism’

The chairman of the House oversight subcommittee on government operations demanded Tuesday that the Secret Service explain its actions in clearing protesters from near the White House the night before, saying the agency “is not a tool of [...]

It’s Made in a Distillery, but You Won’t Smell Any Gin in this Hand Sanitizer

Patrick Kingsley, an international correspondent, and Laetitia Vancon, a photojournalist, are driving more than 3,700 miles to explore the reopening of the European continent after coronavirus lockdowns. Read all their dispatches. WICHELEN, [...]

Top Republican yanks endorsement of House candidate who made offensive social media posts

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. | Alex Wong/Getty Images */ ]]> House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is rescinding his endorsement of GOP congressional candidate Ted Howze after POLITICO uncovered dozens of derogatory social [...]

The Unknown Healthcare Law That Made Lockdowns Inevitable: ‘Certificates of Need.’

Facebook Twitter Email Print “Flatten the curve” was a noble goal for 2020, but that curve only existed because of a half-century-old law. “Certificate of need” laws, in nearly three dozen states, serve to protect healthcare cartels [...]

Lawmaker: Changes being made to Kentucky immigration bill

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Changes are being made to a high-profile immigration bill in response to concerns raised by an attorney and stakeholder groups, the measure’s lead sponsor said Thursday. The bill’s overall intent remains the [...]

A Growing U.S. Base Made This Afghan Town. Now It’s Dying.

BAGRAM, Afghanistan — Six years ago, Faiqullah Tajik helped sort laundry at Bagram Air Base, the largest American military outpost in Afghanistan. Mr. Tajik made $ 600 a month. He liked his job. Mr. Tajik, 25, was laid off in 2011, [...]

Conservatives’ ludicrous new excuse: Liberals made us vote for Donald Trump!

It’s hard to believe it’s come to this point, but apparently this needs to be said: Republican voters are adults, not children. They are responsible for their own choices. Liberals did not force them to vote for Donald Trump [...]

Susan Collins: Trump made ‘big mistake’ in asking China to probe Biden

Sen. Susan Collins speaks during annual remembrance ceremonies on Saturday at firefighters memorial in Augusta, Maine. | Joe Phelan/The Kennebec Journal via AP */ ]]> Susan Collins on Saturday became the latest Republican senator to criticize [...]