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07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
Trump has railed against the movement to remove Confederate statues and racially charged iconography. His list of heroes includes Republicans like Reagan and Scalia, but no Democratic presidents, as well as Patton but no Eisenhower
07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
The president made clear that his reelection message will do little to try to heal or unify the country but rather aims to drive a deeper wedge into the nation’s racial and cultural divides.
07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
The dueling messages highlight the vastly different ways Biden and Trump have responded to the country’s racial reckoning.
07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
The president has left little doubt that he sees himself as leader of a modern grievance movement animated by civic strife and marked by calls for ‘white power,’ the phrase chanted in a video Trump retweeted last weekend.
07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
Political arguments in the Villages have led at times to physical confrontations, prompting some septuagenarians to pack pepper spray and stun guns into the golf carts residents use to dart around the 35-square mile community.
07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
American Bridge and Unite the Country are pooling resources to attack President Trump in key states and project positive messages around former vice president Joe Biden.
07/04/2020   Washington Post Politics
Nicholas J. Freitas and John J. McGuire III — both military veterans and state lawmakers — are top contenders.
07/03/2020   Washington Post Politics
Kimberly Guilfoyle, Trump campaign aide, tests positive for coronavirus ahead of the event.
07/03/2020   Washington Post Politics
Administration officials had told lawmakers that Paycheck Protection Plan data would be released by the end of the week.
07/03/2020   Washington Post Politics
As the most senior African American staffer in Biden’s orbit, Sanders faces pressure to explain Biden’s record to activists, while helping him navigate this explosive moment.
07/03/2020   Washington Post Politics
As the most senior African American staffer in Biden’s orbit, Sanders faces pressure to explain Biden’s record to activists, while helping him navigate this explosive moment.
07/03/2020   Washington Post Politics
More than 60 lawsuits related to absentee voting and other rules in two dozen states are now wending their way through the courts, according to a tally by The Washington Post.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
The top prosecutor in the nation’s capital said the Justice Department has charged 150 people in cases related to acts of violence during protests that followed the death of George Floyd.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
Lower courts had said requirements were too onerous during coronavirus spike.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
In her first public comments, she says in an affidavit that she was misled by family into signing a confidentiality agreement in an inheritance case two decades ago.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
Cain, the former pizza chain executive and GOP presidential candidate, tested positive Monday.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
This is the second time in recent weeks that Secret Service agents preparing for a White House or campaign event outside of Washington have contracted the virus.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
Rise in hospitalizations is alarming, since it may presage a rise in deaths following the explosion in cases in the South and West.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
Joe Biden is casting his campaign as the antithesis of Trump boastful approach, emphasizing empathy over self-congratulation.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday she is closing indoor service at Michigan bars as a proactive measure to prevent the resurgence of coronavirus in the state.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
The decision to hear the case next fall means the House Judiciary Committee cannot have access to the material before the election.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
Bars that serve food and restaurants can open at full capacity in Virginia, but patrons still are banned from sitting or congregating at the bars as the state began phase three of its reopening Wednesday.
07/02/2020   Washington Post Politics
In this edition: Why Republicans didn’t fret about a QAnon win in Colorado, how Trump-friendly media hunts for Biden gaffes, and what changed after Tuesday’s primaries.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
Federal officials are once again closely watching Louisiana as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to increase, state and local officials said Wednesday.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
Restaurant owners should be reimbursed for money spent in anticipation of the now-canceled reopening on Thursday, said Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick. Meanwhile, Gov. Phil Murphy said “it’s better to be safe than sorry” in defense of his late decision to halt indoor dining.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
Some Illinois communities have scrapped plans for fireworks on July 4, but others plan to go ahead with displays for Independence Day.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
Florida on Wednesday became the nation’s first state to enact a DNA privacy law, prohibiting life, disability and long-term care insurance companies from using genetic tests for coverage purposes.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
The manager of a Mountainside Fitness is facing possible jail time for keeping his gym open despite Gov. Doug Ducey’s order to close them.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
A recent survey shows how Americans feel about the economic situation during and after the pandemic.
07/02/2020   Washington Examiner Politics
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has delayed announcing plans to reopen schools amid the COVID-19 outbreak.