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Evangelical Democrats Face a Hurdle: Their Own Party

White evangelical voters abandoned Carter in droves for the GOP, and that alliance has only solidified over time. (Black evangelicals, who have a long history…

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‘Shame on you’: Warren slams Esper over handling of Trump’s Pentagon nominee

The White House formally withdrew Tata’s nomination for undersecretary on Monday. Warren on Monday condemned the decision to install Tata in the Pentagon without Senate…

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New rural hot spots are ICU bed deserts, study finds

Using Medicare data to pinpoint ICU beds, the authors found 49 percent of all low-income areas didn’t have any ICU beds, compared to just 3…

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House panel launches probe into DHS intel office

Protesters walk through chemical irritants dispersed by federal agents at a July protest in Portland, Ore. | AP Photo/Noah Berger The House Intelligence Committee has…

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States crowd into Florida voting rights case as election nears

Florida voting booth | Gregg Newton/AGP/Getty Images TALLAHASSEE — A contentious fight over voting rights in Florida descended into a nationwide brawl Monday, when a…

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Trump reiterates threat to ban TikTok if sale falls through

But the app, owned by Chinese tech giant ByteDance, has come under fire from lawmakers and government officials on both sides of the aisle over…

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New Jersey will require all students to wear masks while in school

Gov. Phil Murphy at a coronavirus briefing. | Pool Photos by Kevin Sanders/New Jesey Globe New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is continuing to assert that…

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Trump USAID appointee unloads as rocky tenure ends

Corrigan also criticized the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.), and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), the top Democrat on the…

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‘A horrible position’: National Guard’s virus mission in jeopardy without White House extension

On Monday, the National Governors Association released a statement slamming the administration for “unnecessary delays” that are creating “significant challenges for states and territories, which…

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N.Y. prosecutor: Trump financial probe not limited to ’hush money’

Last month, the justices unanimously rejected Trump’s bold claim that — for as long as he serves as president — records about him are absolutely…

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