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Billions and trillions: Climate efforts set for big boost if Build Back Better bill passes

For climate experts and policymakers, $1 trillion is just a start. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/climate-change-efforts-set-big-boost-build-back-better-bill-passes-rcna6471 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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The U.S.’s Big Stockpile of Emergency Oil, Explained

The news that President Joe Biden is releasing millions of barrels of oil from a federal stockpile raises a question. Well, a few actually. Namely,…

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Biden to release 50m barrels of oil in effort to bring down rising US gas prices

Biden administration says oil supply hasn’t kept up with demand as economy recovers from pandemic, with gas prices double what they were in 2020 The…

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Airlines got a $50B pandemic bailout. Passengers got chaos in the skies anyway.

The wave of airline cancellations that snarled thousands of flights over the past three months did more than strand passengers at airports from Florida to…

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Original copy of US constitution sold to unknown buyer for $43m

Buyer beats crowdfunded cryptocurrency group to secure one of 13 surviving prints from 1787 A rare surviving copy of the US constitution has sold at…

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As states pursue a wave of anti-LGBTQ laws, cities move in the opposite direction

As state legislatures around the country pursue anti-LGBTQ legislation in what advocates have said is the “worst year” for LGBTQ rights in modern history, a…

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IRS sees crypto seizures totalling billions of dollars in 2022

The US Internal Revenue Service seized $3.5bn worth of cryptocurrencies in fiscal year 2021, according to a new report. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/11/18/irs-sees-crypto-seizures-totalling-billions-of-dollars-in-2022 Proactive Computing found this…

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Ohio Republicans plow ahead with go-it-alone redistricting — despite gerrymandering limits

Ohio voters in 2018 overwhelmingly approved a ballot measure that put guardrails on state legislators ahead of the next redistricting. But now that Republicans in…

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House spending leaders demand Republicans ‘come to the table’ to fund government

A rare statement signed by all the House Appropriations subcommittee leaders calls on the GOP to engage. Source: https://www.politico.com/minutes/congress/11-17-2021/new-approps-push/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Schiff says Bannon indictment will encourage others to cooperate

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said on Sunday that Steve Bannon’s indictment will encourage others to cooperate with the House select committee’s investigation of the Jan.6 attack…

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Steve Bannon indicted for defying Jan. 6 committee investigation

The Justice Department has charged Steve Bannon, a former top adviser to former President Donald Trump, with two counts of contempt of Congress for refusing…

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U.S. consumer prices soared 6.2 percent in past year, most since 1990

Prices for U.S. consumers jumped 6.2 percent in October compared with a year earlier as surging costs for food, gas and housing left Americans grappling…

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US Capitol attack committee issues subpoenas to 10 senior Trump officials

Stephen Miller and Kayleigh McEnany among those subpoenaed Committee expands investigation into events of 6 January The House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection…

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Wyden rips Musk over Telsa stock poll: ‘It’s time for the Billionaires Income Tax’

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) ripped Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Saturday after Musk proposed selling a percentage of his stock on Twitter. Musk’s earlier tweet appeared…

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The Treasury Department is buying sensitive app data for investigations

It’s no secret that app data can reach investigators without much oversight, but you might be surprised at just who is buying that data. The…

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US Department of Energy wants to dramatically reduce the cost of carbon capture technology

The US Department of Energy wants to accelerate the development of carbon capture technology. On Friday, the agency announced a program called Carbon Negative Shot….

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FBI investigating Project Veritas links to Biden daughter’s stolen diary

FBI agents executed search warrants in connection with its investigation into a burglary at Ashley Biden’s home. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/justice-department/fbi-investigating-project-veritas-links-biden-daughter-s-stolen-diary-n1283365 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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US Congress passes $1 trillion infrastructure bill

Package will fund the biggest upgrade of America’s roads, railways and other transportation infrastructure in decades. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/11/6/update-10-u-s-democrats-pass-1-trln-infrastructure-bill-ending-daylong-standoff Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Federal Reserve set to announce start of its withdrawal of emergency support for the economy

When the Federal Reserve wraps up its meeting today, the central bank is expected to announce that it will begin to wind down one of…

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Ocasio-Cortez defends climate provisions in spending bill: ‘I have to live in this future’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) is defending the importance of climate change provisions in Democrats’ budget reconciliation package, saying as the youngest member of the progressive…

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US issues first passport with “X” gender marker

The US State Department has issued the first passport with the gender marked as “X.” So what the hell does X mean? “As the Secretary…

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Abbott signs sports bill targeting transgender students in Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) on Monday signed a law ban… Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/578414-abbott-signs-sports-bill-targeting-transgender-students-in-texas Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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