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Rachana Desai Martin hired as Joe Biden ‘national director for voter protection’

DETROIT — Joe Biden has hired a national director for voter protection, a role his campaign says will focus broadly on voter rights, including the disenfranchisement of people of color amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The campaign said Rachana [...]

Paycheck Protection Program runs dry; GOP blames Democrats

A $ 350 billion emergency fund for distressed small businesses was running out of money Wednesday night and no more applications can be accepted until Congress approves more money, Trump administration officials said. Treasury Secretary Steven [...]

Donald Trump urges nation to pray to God for ‘protection and strength’

President Trump urged Americans Friday to pray to God this weekend for protection “in times like these.” The president’s request came hours after he declared a national emergency to combat the coronavirus outbreak that has killed at least [...]

Campaigns ditch DNC voter protection program

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images */ ]]> MANCHESTER, N.H. — The leading Democratic presidential campaigns have quietly banded together to run a joint voter protection program on Tuesday — a program designed to bypass a similar operation [...]

Colombian senators seek protection after surveillance report

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) – Colombian Sen. Antonio Sanguino moves around town in a bullet-proof vehicle, with three pistol-packing bodyguards watching over him as he attends meetings and political rallies. But the leftist senator says that [...]

Alexander Vindman gets Army protection after impeachment testimony

The Army has taken steps to ensure the safety of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the Army officer and National Security Council staffer who testified in connection with the impeachment hearings against President Trump, the secretary of the Army [...]

Ilhan Omar calls for elimination of Customs and Border Protection, other ‘rogue agencies’

Rep. Ilhan Omar said the U.S. government should consider abolishing the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) as one of the rogue border-control agencies dedicated to human-rights abuses and racism. The Minnesota Democrat, who already had called [...]

Trump’s border protection chief to resign

Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders will resign effective July 5. | Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders [...]

Syria’s Kurds, Feeling Betrayed by the U.S., Ask Assad Government for Protection

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Syria’s most powerful Kurdish militia has called on President Bashar al-Assad’s government to send forces to protect it against an attack by Turkey, the first sign of shifting political alliances in eastern Syria [...]

Republicans block Mueller protection bill from Senate floor vote

Calls to codify protections for special counsel Robert Mueller and his investigation into possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign have taken on more urgency this month after the president fired his attorney general and [...]