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Pressure Mounts on Trump as States Certify Election Results

Pressure Mounts on Trump as States Certify Election Results

The election was not the decisive repudiation of Donald Trump that some pollsters predicted, but, in the end, it is clear that the incumbent did not secure reelection. Challenger Joe Biden is projected to finish the race with 306 Electoral College votes, well over the 270 he needed to win …

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President Elect Biden Prepares to Focus on Coronavirus Pandemic

President Elect Biden Prepares to Focus on Coronavirus Pandemic

On Saturday, major news outlets projected that Joe Biden has become the president-elect, citing victories in pivotal states like Pennsylvania and Georgia. Biden is on track to a convincing Electoral College win, and appears to have won the popular vote by some four million votes. This has not stopped the …

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Election Night: No Clear Winner (Yet) for President

Election Night: No Clear Winner (Yet) for President

As of Wednesday morning, there is no clear winner yet in the US presidential race. While Republicans were forecast by pollsters to have a rough night on Tuesday, the race ended up being significantly closer than many expected. At the time of this writing, it appears as though Joe Biden …

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COVID Numbers Soar During Last Week Before Election

COVID Numbers Soar During Last Week Before Election

Despite the assertions from President Donald Trump that the US was “recovering better than any other country” from COVID-19, case numbers in the US are soaring once again. In fact, on Friday, case numbers reached a new daily high and new hospitalizations rose above recent averages. Meanwhile, a coronavirus outbreak …

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Progressives and GOP Endorse Him, but Biden Remains Stubbornly Moderate

Progressives and GOP Endorse Him, but Biden Remains Stubbornly Moderate

Last week, Joe Biden formally accepted the Democratic nomination for the presidential race during the Democratic National Convention. The DNC was a huge virtual stage for the party and had fairly good viewership. Among the speakers were conservatives like John Kasich and progressives like Bernie Sanders and Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez. Even …

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Trump Accuses Nevada Democrats of ‘Coup’ Over Mail-in Voting

Trump Accuses Nevada Democrats of ‘Coup’ Over Mail-in Voting

The president has accused the Nevada state legislature of performing a “coup” by authorizing a massive expansion to mail-in voting. On Twitter, Donald Trump wrote “In an illegal late night coup, Nevada’s clubhouse Governor made it impossible for Republicans to win the state. Post Office could never handle the Traffic …

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Wedge Emerges in GOP Over Coronavirus Spending Bill

Wedge Emerges in GOP Over Coronavirus Spending Bill

There is a wedge driving a split in the Republican Party this week, and it’s the coronavirus relief bill. Congressional leadership and the White House have changed their stance numerous times since Tuesday, scrambling to solidify their version of a much-needed relief bill. During a planning lunch, Senator Ted Cruz …

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Ivanka Trump Violates Government Ethics Code by Endorsing Goya

Ivanka Trump Violates Government Ethics Code by Endorsing Goya

Goya president Robert Unanue sparked outrage and a boycott when he offered empathic support for President Donald Trump. Goya is the largest Hispanic-owned company in the US, and sells a number of regional foods that are popular with Hispanic Americans. However, by claiming that the US is “blessed” to have …

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