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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Defends Her “Defund The Police” Mantra

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) defended her defund the police statement Thursday night during a virtual town hall. Although Republicans have largely weaponized the “defund the police” mantra to make their Democratic opponents appear “anti-cop” with a soft on crime approach, Cortez stands by her support of the defunding movement. However, …

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China Gives Belated Congrats to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

We know there’s a time difference, but sheesh! Almost a week after the announcement that Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were the 2020 projected-president and vice president of the election, China has finally offered their congratulations. On Friday at a regular press briefing, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin …

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Deutsche Bank Wants To Sever Ties With President Trump

Donald Trump continues to make headlines. According to three bank officials, Deutsche Bank wants to sever ties with President Trump because they are tired of their relationship’s negative publicity. President Trump has about $340 million in outstanding loans from the bank. The president is up-to-date with his payments. The payments …

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Lawmakers Urge Donald Trump To Concede

Former Republican members of Congress released a statement on Monday urging President Donald Trump to accept that President-elect Joe Biden won the 2020 presidential election. “Every vote should be counted and the final outcome accepted by the participants because public confidence in the outcome of our elections is a bedrock of …

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Trump Is Sending Fundraising Emails, Refusing To Concede

Since election night, President Donald Trump’s Make America Great Again Committee has been sending out fundraising emails to supporters asking them to donate to the Official Election Defense Fund. According to CNN, his team has sent out nearly 150 emails. According to Yahoo, John Oliver managed to get ahold of …

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Civics 101 – Lame Duck

In politics, a lame duck or outgoing politician is an elected official whose successor has already been elected or will be soon. The official is often seen as having less influence with other politicians due to the limited time left in office. Key Points The phrase “lame duck” was coined …

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