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Dems hope to harness outrage, sadness after abortion ruling

Dems hope to harness outrage, sadness after abortion ruling

Posted 8:59 AM 6/25/2022 by STEVE PEOPLES and MIKE CATALINI Associated Press

YARDLEY, Pa. (AP) — The shock quickly turned to sadness for Victoria Lowe.

The 37-year-old lawyer, working outside a cafe in suburban Bucks County, Pennsylvania, said she couldn't believe the Supreme Court stripped away the constitutional right to abortion that women have had her (More)

6/23/2022

Congress sends landmark gun violence compromise to Biden

Congress sends landmark gun violence compromise to Biden

Posted 1:17 PM 6/24/2022 by By ALAN FRAM Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House sent President Joe Biden the most wide-ranging gun violence bill Congress has passed in decades on Friday, a measured compromise that at once illustrates progress on the long-intractable issue and the deep-seated partisan divide that persists.

The (More)

6/22/2022

1/6 panel to hear of Trump's pressure on Justice Department

1/6 panel to hear of Trump's pressure on Justice Department

Posted 10:05 AM 6/23/2022 by By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Jan. 6 committee will hear from former Justice Department officials who faced down a relentless pressure campaign from Donald Trump over the 2020 presidential election results while suppressing a bizarre challenge from within their own ranks.

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6/21/2022

US importing baby formula from Mexico to ease shortage

US importing baby formula from Mexico to ease shortage

Posted 9:06 AM 6/22/2022 by By ZEKE MILLER Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration announced Wednesday that it is providing logistical support to import the equivalent of about 16 million 8-ounce baby formula bottles from Mexico starting this weekend, as part of its efforts to ease nationwide supply shortages caused by the (More)

6/20/2022

1/6 panel to hear from Raffensperger, others Trump pushed

1/6 panel to hear from Raffensperger, others Trump pushed

Posted 8:23 AM 6/21/2022 by By FARNOUSH AMIRI and LISA MASCARO Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House 1/6 committee is set to hear from the caretakers of American democracy — elections workers and local officials — who fended off Donald Trump's pressure to overturn the 2020 presidential election, at times despite frightening personal attacks.

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6/19/2022

Recount gives Texas Democrat Vallejo US House primary win

Posted 5:31 AM 6/20/2022 by The Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A recount in Texas has affirmed Democrat Michelle Vallejo as her party's nominee for a new congressional district that Republicans are aggressively targeting this November as they demonstrate new strength with Hispanic voters along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Vallejo (More)

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