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Joe Manchin nixes his own $1.8 trillion Build Back Better compromise

Without Manchin’s vote, the 50-50 split in the Senate means the budget bill can’t go forward.

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Former Michigan GOP House Speaker accused of repeatedly raping sister-in-law
The accuser, Rebekah Chatfield, said Lee Chatfield first assaulted her — when she was a 15-year-old high school student dating his brother — at Gaylord Northern Michigan Baptist Bible Church around 2010.

Take Action: Demand all insurrectionists be investigated and expelled from Congress!

Deep RED Senate seat suddenly IN PLAY for midterms

No Lie with Brian Tyler Cohen: This was unexpected.

Republican lawmaker sorry for saying teachers should be neutral on Nazis
Sorry is a start. Defeated at the ballot box should be next.

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Unfounded “mass psychosis” theory used to dismiss COVID measures
Unfounded? Check. Provocative? Check. Disseminated by Joe Rogan? You betcha.

Sen. Marco Rubio slammed for anti-Semitic dog whistle with “upscale liberal” media barb

The Florida Republican was called out for coded anti-Semitism after he bashed “upscale liberals controlling the media” for the continued coverage of last year’s historic Jan. 6 insurrection.

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Man who bought Kyle Rittenhouse the AR-15 rifle in the Kenosha shootings takes a plea deal to avoid a criminal conviction
Dominic Black was 18 when he purchased the Smith & Wesson M&P 15 rifle for Rittenhouse in May of 2020. At 17, Rittenhouse was too young to legally purchase the weapon he killed two men with in Kenosha later that summer.

Take Action: Ban assault weapons!

WATCH: No Dem Left Behind gives the secrets to Democrats can winning in rural America

No Dem Left Behind: In rural America, the most frequently asked question we receive is: “How do we win over Republican and Independent voters?” The answer is in Democrats’ values — IF we own them. This is No Dem Left Behind PAC’s winning message. (Voiceover by Richard Ojeda)

White supremacist group Patriot Front heckled out of Chicago March for Life
Clad in khaki pants, blue jackets, and white balaclavas, members of Patriot Front walked alongside anti-abortion protesters, bearing upside-down American flags and a banner reading “Strong families make strong nations” before being heckled away.

Secretary of State Blinken takes shot at Russia over Kazakhstan turmoil, angering Moscow
“One lesson of recent history is that once Russians are in your house, it’s sometimes very difficult to get them to leave,” Blinken said.

Radio host Dave Ramsey insists if his tenants are homeless because he raised rent, it doesn’t make him “a bad Christian”
Uh, okay. But it makes you a heartless landlord.

Omicron explosion spurs nationwide breakdown of services
The current explosion of omicron-fueled coronavirus infections in the US is causing a breakdown in basic functions and services — the latest illustration of how COVID-19 keeps upending life more than two years into the pandemic.


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