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1h ago

Breyer appears to have taken Republicans' not-so-subtle advice on retirement

Justice Stephen Breyer will retire from the Supreme Court at the end of this term, creating a rare opportunity for President Joe Biden.
Image: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer in 2010.
Image: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer in 2010.
2h ago

Wednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 1.26.22

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
2h ago

Opponents of vaccines requirements won't stop with Covid-19

Some are eager to ban all vaccine requirements, not just those related to Covid-19. It's an inevitable endpoint to a dangerous position.
A Los Angeles County Department of Public Health worker administers a dose of a Covid-19 vaccine at a pop-up clinic at Los Angeles International Airport on Dec. 22, 2021.
A Los Angeles County Department of Public Health worker administers a dose of a Covid-19 vaccine at a pop-up clinic at Los Angeles International Airport on Dec. 22, 2021.
3h ago

Why the White House said DeSantis' new Covid position is 'crazy'

A few months ago, the Miami Herald said, "Nothing can hide Florida's descent into Crazyville." That was in October. Things are worse now.
Image: Ron DeSantis
Image: Ron DeSantis
5h ago

Why the latest court defeat for a pro-Trump lawyer matters

John Eastman filed suit to hide materials from the Jan. 6 committee. He lost his case in ways that are likely to reverberate in important ways.
Image: John Eastman Lawsuit
Image: John Eastman Lawsuit
5h ago

Rick Scott touts Everglades investments from bill he opposed

Rick Scott said he was "proud" to help secure new Everglades investments. He neglected to mention that he opposed the bill that provided the funds.
Image: Rick Scott
Image: Rick Scott
6h ago

Justice Dept confirms investigation into fake, pro-Trump electors

For the first time, the Justice Department has confirmed that the pro-Trump fake-electors scheme is facing a federal law enforcement investigation.
Image: The Justice Department Seal.
Image: The Justice Department Seal.
20h ago

Tuesday's Mini-Report, 1.25.22

Today's edition of quick hits.
1d ago

On Jan. 6 questions, Alex Jones is the latest to plead the Fifth

When it comes to the Jan. 6 probe, at least four people in Donald Trump's orbit have asserted their Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination.
Image: Infowars host Alex Jones
Image: Infowars host Alex Jones
1d ago

Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 1.25.22

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
1d ago

An election reform package takes shape that might actually pass

The Freedom to Vote Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act came up short, but the Electoral Count Act still needs reforms.
Voters cast their ballots at a voting center in Brooklyn, New York on November 2, 2021.
Voters cast their ballots at a voting center in Brooklyn, New York on November 2, 2021.

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