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Criminal investigation opened into Trump ambassador nomination of megadonor

The Republicans got sloppy with this bribery scheme.

Take Action: Expel Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene for death threats against other Members of Congress

Israeli strikes kill dozens of women and children, destroy AP office; seven Israeli civilians killed
The US is taking a publicly hands-off approach as devastation mounts in the asymmetrical conflict.

Take Action: Add your name to tell the Senate to join the House in passing the NO BAN act to stop future racist bans like Trump’s disgraceful Muslim ban!

Marjorie Taylor Greene is not going to know what hit her after this 60 sec clip

OD Action partner: Ojeda absolutely unleashes fury on Representative Q.

Matt Gaetz paid for cocaine and sex with escort with campaign money, witness says
The law and order party does it again.

Arizona’s top Republican county election official calls Trump recount “unhinged”
“We can’t indulge these insane lies any longer. As a party. As a state. As a country,” Maricopa County Recorder Stephen Richer tweeted.

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee quietly signed a law that prohibits trans students and staff from using bathrooms or locker rooms that match their gender
The bill hampers the rights of trans youth in order to solve a problem that doesn’t exist.

Take Action: Demand state legislators and governors reject the latest wave of hateful anti-LGBTQ bills!

Man who stormed Capitol with Confederate Flag allowed to go on vacation while awaiting trial
The insurrectionist is being granted all the privilege of a white man in the US court system.

Go inside the community where police killed George Floyd and Daunte Wright

American Refugee: What we weren’t told about North Minneapolis — and how bad the racist situation really is.

Biden admin reroutes billions in emergency stockpile to address border
The reshuffling illustrates the extraordinary financial toll that sheltering more than 20,000 unaccompanied children has taken on the department so far this year.

Take Action: Tell President Biden and Congress to end subsidies to fossil fuel companies!

House GOP leader slams Biden for having a normal sleep schedule
Yes, you read that right.

Neera Tanden, Biden’s former budget chief pick, to join White House as senior adviser
The president had originally tapped Tanden to lead the Office of Management and Budget, but her nomination was scuttled amid bipartisan opposition in the Senate.

Michigan man who dumped 47 million gallons of toxic landfill water into Flint River gets 1 year in prison
Robert Massey wilfully jeopardized the health of hundreds of thousands of people for profit, and the white man will serve a single year in prison.

How about that…


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