Barr Says U.S. Attorney’s Probe Won’t Likely Lead to Investigation of Obama, Biden

Attorney General William Barr said Monday he didn’t expect former President Barack Obama or Vice President Joe Biden to be investigated as part of an examination of the origins of a federal probe into whether the 2016 Trump campaign had colluded with Russia.

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Pelosi: ‘No red lines’ for bill to help struggling state and local governments

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Sunday she has “no red lines” when it comes to passing hundreds of billions in emergency aid to state and local governments.

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U.S. House approves new stimulus payments, billions for states, in massive coronavirus bill

The U.S. House late Friday approved a massive, $3 trillion coronavirus spending package that would, among other things, provide a second round of $1,200 stimulus checks, $200 billion in hazard pay for essential workers – including those at Electric Boat shipyards– and extend the federal $600-per-week unemployment benefits for six more months.

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Hopes fade for coronavirus relief deal before June

Striking a bipartisan deal over a new coronavirus relief bill is becoming increasingly unlikely before June as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) are at odds over additional legislation.

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Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down Wisconsin’s stay-at-home order that closed businesses to limit spread of coronavirus

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has struck down Gov. Tony Evers’ order shutting down daily life to limit the spread of coronavirus — marking the first time a statewide order of its kind has been knocked down by a court of last resort.

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Obama-Era Officials Requested ‘Unmasking’ That Identified Flynn in Intelligence Reports

The National Security Agency received and approved requests on behalf of more than three dozen Obama administration officials, including then-Vice President Joe Biden, to “unmask” a U.S. citizen mentioned in classified foreign intelligence reports, revealing the identity of Michael Flynn.

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