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Discussion Thread: President Biden and Other Officials Deliver Remarks on the Derek Chauvin Trial Verdict
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Bernie Sanders says the Chauvin verdict is 'accountability' but not justice, calling for the US to 'root out the cancer of systemic racism'
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Biden administration extends universal free school lunch through 2022
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Birmingham mayor pardons past marijuana convictions for 15,000 people
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Opinion: The Republican Party is beyond salvation — even without Trump
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House rejects GOP resolution to censure Waters
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36 civil rights organizations urge Biden to cancel $50,000 in student debt per borrower
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Big cats: US senators seek ban on private ownership of lions and tigers
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Birmingham to pardon 15,000 people with misdemeanor marijuana convictions
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Sotomayor Was the Only Justice Who Questioned a Jail’s Warrantless Search of a Woman’s Vagina and Anus
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Chuck Schumer calls 4/20 an 'unofficial American holiday' as he makes the case for marijuana legalization
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The GOP Is Very Upset With Maxine Waters’ Derek Chauvin Comments: But Marjorie Taylor Greene endorsing the murder of Nancy Pelosi is cool.
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Just before midnight, DeSantis reveals he’s signed $1 billion tax on consumers
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Schumer on 4/20: Bill coming to end federal marijuana prohibition
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Arkansas House passes unconstitutional bill putting creationism in schools
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White House endorses Washington DC statehood bill
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Harris says verdict in Chauvin trial 'will not heal the pain that existed for generations'
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Foxconn's Wisconsin deal touted by Trump shrinks from 13,000 jobs to 1,454
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On 4/20, pot prisoners ask Biden to honor campaign pledge and free them
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Progressives formally reintroduce the Green New Deal
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Minnesota governor calls for 'systemic reform' after Chauvin verdict
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Kansas governor signals she will veto bill banning transgender girls from school sports. "I’m going to support bills that bring jobs to Kansas and oppose bills that drive businesses away.”
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Montana Democrats sue after GOP governor signs into law two bills restricting voting access
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Biden's USDA says it will extend free school lunches for kids through spring 2022
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Third House GOP lawmaker issued $5,000 metal detector fine
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No, Maxine Waters Did Not Violate Derek Chauvin’s Right to a Fair Trial
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Democrats Block McCarthy Resolution To Censure Maxine Waters Over Protest Comments
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Missouri House member faces expulsion after probe finds he sexually, physically abused his children
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White House formally backs bill to grant DC statehood
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By bearing witness — and hitting ‘record’ — 17-year-old Darnella Frazier may have changed the world
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Tobacco stocks drop on report Biden administration is planning to cut nicotine levels in cigarettes
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Biden administration lifts Trump-era restrictions stalling Puerto Rico hurricane aid
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Coal miners join climate activists to back Biden's $2 trillion infrastructure plan
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Merrick Garland says ‘racism is an American problem’ ahead of Chauvin verdict
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White House removes Trump-appointed scientist from overseeing climate report
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Bush: Today's GOP is ‘nativist’ and 'isolationist'
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Republican attacks on Maxine Waters prove the GOP is committed to a politics of white whining
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‘It’s almost like insanity’: GOP base continues to lash out over Trump’s defeat
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Marjorie Taylor Greene Is Blaming Her Staff for That Shocking ‘Anglo-Saxon’ Memo
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Democratic Lawmakers Urge Barrett to Recuse Herself From Koch Dark Money Case | The members of Congress note that Americans for Prosperity, a Koch-funded advocacy group, mounted a "full-scale campaign" in support of the justice's confirmation.
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Major League Baseball gets record-breaking views, despite Trump’s call for boycott. MLB.TV, the league’s streaming service, snags the most-watched 18-day period in its history
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Warnock on Chauvin verdict: Jury got it right, now we must get policy right
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Poll Shows US Voters Overwhelmingly Oppose GOP Bills Attacking Trans Rights. Public support for the rights of transgender people flies in the face of state Republicans who are advancing a wave of anti-trans legislation nationwide.
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'Clean up your mess, Kevin': Democratic Rep. Hakeem Jeffries responds to Maxine Waters censure effort by telling GOP leader Kevin McCarthy to 'sit this one out'
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President Biden called George Floyd's family to say he is praying for them, brother says
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The White House backs a bill to make Washington, DC a state, calling lack of representation 'an affront' to 'democratic values'
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Most corporations stood by pledges to not fund politicians who voted against Biden's victory
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Florida GOP says a new law will stop riots. Critics say it’s an ‘outrageous’ ploy to end protests.
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Boehner gets zero credit for criticizing Trump. He just voted for him!
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Katie Porter raises more in first quarter than all other Orange County reps combined
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'I'm not celebrating, I'm relieved': Democratic lawmakers react to guilty verdict in Chauvin trial with tears, hugs
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