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Funding crunch risks U.S. election chaos
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Trump bets re-opening schools may win votes
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Democrats blast Trump for Stone commutation
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Polls Show Conservative Americans Are Tired of Protests
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West Says He's Okay Taking Votes From Biden
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Weekly $600 Benefit Ends July 31 Unless Congress Can Agree
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The Numbers Don't Lie? Who's Publishing Poll Results, And Why
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Hickenlooper Wins Colorado Senate Primary
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McGrath Defeats Booker In Kentucky
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Mississippi officially drops Confederate-themed flag
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Should be 'no stigma' to wearing masks: McConnell
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Black GOP senator: Trump’s video retweet ‘terrible'
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House Dems pass police reform bill as impasse deepens
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Don't Have A Cow, Man: Judge Rules @DevinCow Can Carry On Trolling Devin Nunes
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Fiorina Backs Biden
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Republican police reform bill 'lacks substance' -Schumer
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Biden Campaign Limiting Time With Foreign Powers
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Reduced voting sites, heated races in NY and KY
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DOJ Prosecutor To Testify Higher Ups Improperly Interfered In Roger Stone Case
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Jon Stewart's 'Irresistible' takes aim at American politics
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The QAnon Candidates Are Coming. Are Republicans Ready?The conspiracy theorists accuse Democrats and even fellow Republicans of being beholden to a cabal of bureaucrats, pedophiles and Satanists. President Trump has cheered them on.
Biden vs. Trump: Live Updates for the 2020 ElectionBut the Texas Supreme Court said the state Republican Party could not force a Houston venue to host its convention. A new poll in Texas, meanwhile, showed Joe Biden leading President Trump.
Jeff Sessions and Tommy Tuberville Close Out Alabama’s G.O.P. Senate RunoffMr. Sessions, the former attorney general and current Trump adversary, and Mr. Tuberville, a former Auburn University football coach, will face voters on Tuesday.
China sanctions U.S. lawmakers including Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz over XinjiangRepublican Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz were among those sanctioned by China, days after the U.S. sanctioned China over alleged rights abuses.
Under Donald Trump, is the Republican Party better off than it was four years ago? No.Republican silence to Trump commuting Roger Stone's sentence is just the latest way he has dumped the GOP on the wrong side of history: Our view
How President Donald Trump can get his campaign — and America — back on trackTrump campaign has been adrift. The Republican base is alive and well, but Trump voters need a reason to get excited, write Ed Rollins and Eric Beach.
Graham to Call Mueller to Testify Before Senate Judiciary CommitteeThe announcement is the latest effort by Senate Republicans to press forward with an election-year bid to discredit the Trump-Russia investigation.
Sessions Faces Final Word by Alabama Voters After Years of Trump ScornTuesday’s runoff election for Senate may finally settle Jeff Sessions’ yearslong standoff with President Trump, as Republicans referee between a native son and a president they admire.
Jeff Sessions blasts Trump's 'juvenile insults' ahead of Alabama runoff election against TubervilleTrump continued to promote Tommy Tuberville, Sessions' rival for Alabama's GOP nomination for Senate, on Twitter.
'Republicans are really fed up': GOP increasingly splits with Trump as his polls dragWeeks before Trump accepts his party's nomination, cracks are deepening among Republican lawmakers, who have sought to distance themselves from him.
Elaine Duke on Leading Homeland Security Under President TrumpElaine Duke, a lifelong Republican, was acting secretary of homeland security for four months in 2017.
As coronavirus surges in Republican territory, so does rage over masksTo mask or not to mask has become an unlikely political issue, sparking combative public meetings, inconsistent laws and showdowns in supermarkets
West Virginia mail carrier guilty of election fraud after altering ballot requests to RepublicanThomas Cooper admitted to having tampered some of the requests he delivered "as a joke." He did not know any of the voters whose requests he changed.
Sen. Kelly Loeffler, co-owner of WNBA's Atlanta Dream, says Black Lives Matter threatens to 'destroy' AmericaKelly Loeffler, the Georgia Republican Senator and Atlanta Dream co-owner, says she will not give up her stake in the team despite calls to do so.
Mail Carrier in West Virginia Pleads Guilty to Attempted Election FraudFive mail-in ballot requests were altered from Democrat to Republican, federal prosectors in West Virginia said.
Utah to require face mask use in grade schoolsUtah will require masks in schools as they reopen in the fall, but Republican Gov. Gary Herbert stopped short of a statewide mandate Thursday. (July 9)
Coronavirus updates: Houston cancels Texas GOP convention; Atlanta mandates masks; California, Texas report highest daily death tollsTexas, California report highest daily death toll; Atlanta requires face masks in public; Houston cancels Texas GOP convention. Latest COVID-19 news.
Republican Senators in Arizona and Georgia Have a Problem: The BaseThis November, the uneasy relationship between the most right-wing voters in the Republican Party and the statewide lawmakers who rely on their votes will burst into the open.
What Will Trump’s Rally in New Hampshire Be Like? It’s Anyone’s GuessThe governor, a Republican, isn’t attending. It isn’t clear how many other G.O.P. elected officials will come. The turnout could be low, or expansive. And fears of the virus hang over the event.
Some Republicans Have Grown Wary of Protests, Poll ShowsA month ago, polls reflected a new consensus around the need for racial justice. But after weeks of attacks by President Trump, some Republicans’ views have shifted.
Houston cancels Texas GOP in-person conventionHouston officials have canceled the Texas GOP's in-person convention, saying the spread of the coronavirus made it impossible to hold the event as scheduled. (July 8)
Houston Mayor Cancels Texas G.O.P. Convention, Calling It a ‘Public Health Risk’Mayor Sylvester Turner said the large gathering of state Republican officials amid a worsening pandemic would put many people at risk. Party officials said they were exploring a legal challenge.
John James Has Something to Say On Racism. Less So On Trump.John James, a candidate for Senate in Michigan, is grappling with heavy and complicated questions as he tries to lead in Donald Trump’s Republican Party.
Booker beats progressive challenger, Van Drew race set and other takeaways from Tuesday's primaryCory Booker wins a contested primary against a progressive challenger. Rep. Jeff Van Drew wins GOP primary and will face Democrat Amy Kennedy.
Several Republican senators say they will not attend GOP convention as COVID-19 cases in Florida spikeSeveral top GOP lawmakers say they would skip the Republican National Convention as coronavirus cases are climbing in Florida.
Susan Collins Battles for Survival in MaineThe fourth-term Republican is staring down a better-funded challenger and national headwinds, all while campaigning amid coronavirus restrictions.
Hogan, Maryland Governor, Plans Book Tour as He Eyes 2024 White House RunLarry Hogan, the Republican governor of a solidly Democratic state, who has drawn attention for his criticism of President Trump’s coronavirus response, writes at length about the experience.
Prioritize COVID aid for child care and schools to help parents and the economy: GOP leaderThe economic crisis will get worse if we don't reopen schools and child care. We must educate our kids safely and help our communities return to work.
What to know about Tuesday's primaries in New Jersey and DelawareA Democrat-turned-Republican faces a fight on both sides and Delaware's favorite son finally has his name on the ballot in his home state.
Spencer Cox Wins Utah’s G.O.P. Primary for Governor, Beating Jon HuntsmanMr. Cox, the state’s lieutenant governor, is expected to win the general election as well. He had the endorsement of Gov. Gary Herbert, who rose to his office after Mr. Huntsman left it.
GOP Sen. Grassley: Congress may override Trump veto on removing Confederate names from military basesSen. Chuck Grassley, a staunch Trump ally, said Congress would "probably override" a Trump veto on removing Confederate names from military bases.
A Trump-Backed Senate Candidate’s Hedge Fund DisasterTommy Tuberville, the football coach and leading Republican vying to take on Senator Doug Jones in Alabama, had a tumultuous foray into finance.
Kansas Governor Criticizes G.O.P. Official’s Cartoon Comparing Mask Order to HolocaustThe cartoon, which shows Gov. Laura Kelly wearing a Star of David mask as people are loaded into a cattle car, was posted Friday on the Facebook page of a newspaper owned by a Republican county..
Texas governor issues mask order to fight COVID-19Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday ordered that face coverings must be worn in public across most of the state, a dramatic ramp-up of the Republican's efforts to control spiking numbers of confirmed..
Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is in the hospital with coronavirusHerman Cain is "resting comfortably in an Atlanta-area hospital" a statement on his Twitter account said.
'Democracy is at stake': Former Bush aides and staffers launch super PAC in support of BidenThe PAC will target "historically Republican voters who are dismayed and disappointed by the damage done to our nation by Donald Trump's presidency."
Congress Eyes More Spending as Virus Surges and Economy StrugglesRepublicans and Democrats are considering new aid for workers and businesses, but lobbyists and lawmakers say the Trump administration is not deeply engaged.
Republican senators Johnson, Lankford propose making Juneteenth a federal holiday and dropping Columbus DayColumbus Day has been a source of controversy because of the killing and enslavement of indigenous people by European explorers and settlers.
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Pence Raised Nearly $500,000 From Donors to Pay Mueller Legal DefenseA financial filing released on Tuesday indicated that a handful of prominent Republicans footed the bill.
Senate removes measure demanding campaigns report foreign election helpSen. Mark Warner said Tuesday that Republicans forced the removal of the foreign assistance reporting provision.
Senate Dems hit GOP on COVID-19, Trump on RussiaTop Democrats in the Senate are accusing the GOP of being "missing in action" as they push for more relief legislation to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. They're also blasting the president over..
GOP questions reports of Russian bountiesSome Senate Republicans are questioning the media reports that Russia offered bounties for killing American troops in Afghanistan. Some who have been briefed on the claims say they've concluded they..
Democrats, learn from bitter GOP lesson. Speak up on violence and tearing down statues.The up side of confrontation is minimal and the costs are high. But as Republicans now know, failing to stand up for your values is a deadly mistake.
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Supreme Court Elevates Abortion in Senate CampaignsThe court’s rejection of a restrictive Louisiana abortion law, and Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh’s dissent, may create new challenges for Susan Collins and other Republican senators up for..
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