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George Santos

New York DA investigating GOP Congressman-elect George Santos over resume lies

After he admitted lying about his education and work experience during his campaign, a New York Republican District Attorney opened an investigation into Rep.-elect George Santos. Anne Donnelly, Nassau County District Attorney, announced the investigation as Santos is facing increasing criticism from both Democrats and Republicans over his fabrications. “The many fabrications and inconsistencies associated …

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Chip Roy

Chip Roy screams at the floor about $1.7T in spending bills: “Destroying America”

Rep. Chip Roy, who was upset by the process of forcing a vote on a $1.7 billion bill that no one has ever read, said that the Democratic rush job to destroy the country. The Texas Republican stated that “We’re spending money that we don’t own,” Friday morning on the House Floor. “Go home, sell your …

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Supreme Court declares that Trump-era border restrictions will continue to be in place despite legal challenges

Tuesday’s Supreme Court ruling means that Title 42, the Trump-era border restriction, will continue in force despite legal challenges. This allows federal officials to quickly expel migrants from US borders for at least the next few months. Republican-led states, who urged the Supreme Court not to block an opinion by a lower court that had …

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Jamie Raskin

Jamie Raskin, Democratic Rep., announces that he has a serious and curable form’ of cancer

Maryland Democratic Rep. Jamie Raskin announced Wednesday that he has a “serious, but curable” form of cancer and will be starting outpatient treatment. Raskin stated that he was diagnosed with DLBCL after several days of testing. This is a very serious, but treatable, form of cancer. I’m about to begin a course in chemo-immunotherapy as an …

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Two lessons learned from the Michigan gubernatorial election debate

Michigan Democratic Governor. Gretchen Whitmer, Republican challenger, and conservative commentator Tudor Dixon will be battling it out in the first debate in Grand Rapids on Thursday night. Whitmer has made it clear that she supports abortion rights in her bid to be reelected in a state controlled by Republicans. She also praised her economic achievements …

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Federal law against firearms with serial numbers removed is blocked by a judge

A West Virginia federal judge has declared invalid a part of a federal law prohibiting the possession of firearms with “altered, obliterated or removed serial numbers”. Citing the Supreme Court’s recent decision, which requires a historical review to determine the constitutionality of gun laws, Judge Joseph Goodwin stated Wednesday that firearms without serial numbers are …

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Stacey-Abrams

Stacey Abrams gets $1M more from George Soros

George Soros, a liberal billionaire, sent $1 million more into Georgia to support Stacey Abrams’ run for the governorship. Campaign finance records were reviewed. According to state filings, Soros’ DemocracyPAC II, a federal committee funded by $125 million from the financier sent the cash to One Georgia Inc. on Sept. 30, according to the filings. …

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Tim Ryan, Democrat Ohio US Senate Candidat, once called for the end of ‘unfair cash bail’

Democratic Ohio U.S. Senate Candidate Tim Ryan once called to end cash bail nationwide and called it “inherently unfair”. Ryan made these comments at a civil liberty forum while he was running to be the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee. “A large number of people in jail are currently there for pretrial. People who have not …

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