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Arizona Democrats Censure Sinema After Filibuster Vote
Inside California Politics: Redistricting expert talks 2022 statewide races – KRON4
Inside California Politics: Asm. Ash Kalra talks single-payer health care – KRON4
California politics doesn’t reward competence. That’s why talent keeps leaving
Inside California Politics: Rep. Barbara Lee talks voting rights, need for federal intervention – KGET 17
Inside California Politics: State Sen. Andreas Borgeas explains decision to not seek reelection – KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento
Inside California Politics: Asm. Anthony Rendon talks immigrant health coverage, single-payer health care – KGET 17
Some of California’s best and brightest are abandoning public office
On Voting Rights, Democrats Say They Had to Go Down Swinging
As Biden Struggles, Harris Touts California Wildfire Aid – U.S. News & World Report
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Arizona Democrats Censure Sinema After Filibuster Vote Inside California Politics: Redistricting expert talks 2022 statewide races – KRON4 Inside California Politics: Asm. Ash Kalra talks single-payer health care – KRON4 California politics doesn’t reward competence. That’s why talent keeps leaving Inside California Politics: Rep. Barbara Lee talks voting rights, need for federal intervention – KGET 17 Inside California Politics: State Sen. Andreas Borgeas explains decision to not seek reelection – KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento Inside California Politics: Asm. Anthony Rendon talks immigrant health coverage, single-payer health care – KGET 17 Some of California’s best and brightest are abandoning public office On Voting Rights, Democrats Say They Had to Go Down Swinging As Biden Struggles, Harris Touts California Wildfire Aid – U.S. News & World Report
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Arizona Democrats Censure Sinema After Filibuster Vote

PHOENIX — A rift between Senator Kyrsten Sinema and fellow Democrats’ hopes of passing federal voting legislation. The Arizona Democratic chairwoman, Raquel Terán, said on Saturday that the party’s executive board had voted for the censure because of Ms. Sinema’s “failure to do whatever it takes to ensure the health of democracy.” Ms. Terán said voting rights were already being threatened in Arizona, and cited Republican proposals to limit mail-in…
Jan
2022
22

On Voting Rights, Democrats Say They Had to Go Down Swinging

WASHINGTON — In forcing a tense Senate showdown over voting rights, Senator Chuck Schumer violated a cardinal rule of congressional leadership: Don’t go to the floor unless you are certain you have the votes to win. Mr. Schumer, the New York Democrat and majority leader, definitely did not have the votes to win approval of his party’s voting rights package on Wednesday. He and everyone else in the Senate knew…
Jan
2022
21

Trump remembers former ‘Apprentice’ contestant Meat Loaf: ‘Great guy’

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Jan
2022
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Florida Democrat sworn in as newest member of House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick of Florida was sworn in as the newest member of the House on Tuesday, filling the seat last held by Alcee Hastings, who died in April of pancreatic cancer. She’ll boost the Democrats outnumber Republicans by a nearly 5-1 ratio in the district, which includes parts of Broward and Palm Beach counties. She won the special election handily last week, but the primary…
Jan
2022
16

Frustrated Democrats Call for ‘Reset’ Ahead of Midterm Elections

WASHINGTON — With the White House legislative agenda in shambles less than a year before the midterm elections, Democrats already anticipated a difficult midterm climate, given that the party in power historically loses seats during a president’s first term. But the party’s struggle to act on its biggest legislative priorities has rattled lawmakers and strategists, who fear their candidates will be left combating the perception that Democrats stand for?” said…
Jan
2022
16

John Katko, Republican Who Voted to Impeach Trump, Won’t Seek Re-election

WASHINGTON — Representative John Katko of New York, a centrist Republican who broke with his party last year to vote to impeach former President Donald J. Trump, announced on Friday that he would not run for re-election. Mr. Katko was one of 10 House Republicans to vote to impeach Mr. Trump and is the third member of that group to announce his retirement. In a statement that fell almost exactly…
Jan
2022
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Pennsylvania’s candidate-packed, toss-up, celebrity-laden Senate race could decide control of Congress

Show Caption Hide Caption Racist slurs recorded aimed at wife of Pa. lieutenant governor Gisele Barreto Fetterman, the wife of Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, was grocery shopping when a woman hurled racial slurs at her. USA TODAY WASHINGTON, Pa. – If Democrats in western Pennsylvania fully believe they will decide the political fate of the Senate in a unique 2022 contest: the most populous state with a toss-up Senate…