Pelosi blasts House Republicans over lawsuit to halt proxy voting: ‘Sad stunt’

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) late Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit from House Republicans seeking to block the chamber from holding proxy voting, in which members vote for colleagues remotely on the House floor.

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Trump administration signals a fresh crackdown on Chinese telecoms

The Trump administration is signaling a broader crackdown on the Chinese communications sector — well beyond the companies that have already come under harsh U.S. scrutiny.

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Pandemic jumbles House agenda

The House was already facing a deadline crunch this summer, with a slew of must-pass bills threatening to overwhelm lawmakers for months.

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Congress’ coronavirus relief battle lines

Congress is moving toward another round of coronavirus relief as jittery Republican senators demand action and the Trump administration says more legislation is likely to be needed, with unemployment soaring and the U.S. death toll approaching 100,000.

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Has a Culture of Bias Systematically Embedded itself in the Media?

One of the preeminent tenets for any journalist is the avoidance of a conflict of interest whether real or perceived, unfortunately today’s media seem to have forgotten the very basic ethics of journalism.

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DeSantis blasts ousted Florida health official who questioned data

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis on Wednesday criticized an ousted Florida official who questioned the state’s coronavirus data. Rebekah Jones, who helped manage Florida’s COVID-19 data center for the Florida Department of Health, claimed she was fired for refusing to manually alter data to create support for the Sunshine State’s reopening plan. But the governor’s office has denied that, maintaining Jones was fired for insubordination and disruptive behavior.

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