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Bernie Sanders on Jon Ossoff: It’s ‘imperative’ he be elected

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DETROW: Sanders is convinced the key to success is to push the party to the left. Mello has made it clear he appreciates the help from Sanders, who has made his mark on the national stage calling for increased taxes on wealthier Americans to offset what Sanders has termed the “income gap” in this nation….

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Budget Still In Limbo As Lawmakers Return To The Capitol

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Budget Still In Limbo As Lawmakers Return To The Capitol

“K-12 education, higher education and social services need urgent, real solutions, not another stopgap that keeps growing Illinois’ backlog of unpaid bills”, Skillicorn said. Tuesday, there could be a debate on a bill to provide public money for abortion. And at this rate, this race could be the most expensive to date in the state….

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USA will honour deal Trump dubbed ‘dumb’ – says Pence

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has wrapped up his visit to Australia with a boat cruise around Sydney Harbour and a tour of the iconic Sydney Opera House. Earlier this week, while visiting the buffer between North Korea and South Korea, Pence warned North Korea “not to test” the USA, warning that the “era of…

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The Buzz | Trump’s presidency: The 100-day milestone

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The Buzz | Trump’s presidency: The 100-day milestone

Almost two-thirds of Americans give President Donald Trump poor or middling marks for his first 100 days in office, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released this morning. The ABC/Washington Post poll found that 42% approved of Trump’s performance as President vs. 53% who disapproved, compared to an average 69%/19% approval/disapproval split…

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James seals win, Cavs sweep Pacers

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Nene made all 12 of his shots and had 10 rebounds on an off night for James Harden, who had 16 points on 5-for-16 shooting. Cleveland won the series 4-0. The Pacers played their best defense of the series and some of their best defense of the entire season in game four. KERR SIDELINED: Ailing…

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Michigan hires Michigan Tech’s Pearson as new hockey coach

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Michigan Tech head hockey coach Mel Pearson will be hired as the next head coach at the University of Michigan, according to a report from John Buccigross of ESPN. The reported hiring of Pearson at MI makes it three new head coaches amongst the seven Division I hockey programs in the state of MI. “I…

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James seals win, Cavs sweep Pacers

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James seals win, Cavs sweep Pacers

Nene made all 12 of his shots and had 10 rebounds on an off night for James Harden, who had 16 points on 5-for-16 shooting. Cleveland won the series 4-0. The Pacers played their best defense of the series and some of their best defense of the entire season in game four. KERR SIDELINED: Ailing…

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North Korea says it is ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

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North Korea’s ruling Workers’ Party newspaper Rodong Sinmun on Sunday mentioned in a commentary that Pyongyang’s forces are ready to sink a U.S. nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. The threat from Pyongyang came as two Japanese navy ships joined a U.S. carrier group for exercises in western Pacific waters. The United States has ordered the USS Carl…

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Alabama honors Southern soldiers on Confederate Memorial Day

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Alabama honors Southern soldiers on Confederate Memorial Day

State governments in MS and Alabama are closed on Monday for Confederate Memorial Day (or as I call it, Racist Pride Day), while Georgia is celebrating the same joyous occasion simply as a “state holiday”, disassociating the day from the pro-slave history it celebrates. More than two centuries later, some version of a Confederate Memorial…

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Nearing 100-day mark, Trump says milestone not ‘meaningful’

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One of the nice things about state government, Walker said, is Wisconsin’s government doesn’t shut down over budget fights. Republicans had insisted privately for some time that there would be no shutdown, understanding that blame for such a move would lie at their feet given that they control all the levers of power in Washington….

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