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How Senate Dems reaped the benefits from 2 little-known GOP maneuvers

Senate Democrats lost their fight to weaken the filibuster, but they’re capitalizing big on another rules change — that the GOP pushed. After an Obama…

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Ahead of Lunar New Year, Thailand’s poor feel sting of inflation

Pork prices have jumped 40 percent since the start of the year amid a perfect storm of swine flu and rising oil prices. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2022/1/26/ahead-of-lunar-new-year-thailands-poor-feel-sting-of-inflation…

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San Jose lawmakers advance nation’s first gun ownership requirements

Lawmakers in San Jose, California on Tuesday advanced the nation’s first gun ownership requirements.The San Jose City Council voted in support of a measure that would require…

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The filibuster’s archnemesis

Republicans may capitalize first on Democrats’ plan to weaken the filibuster. That’s OK with Jeff Merkley. “Yes!” the Oregon progressive says when asked if he’d…

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Judge strikes down New York’s indoor mask mandate

A New York judge struck down the Empire State’s indoor mask mandate on Monday, arguing that such a policy must be approved by the state…

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California bill would require all schoolchildren to be vaccinated against COVID-19

A California bill proposed on Monday would require that all students be immunized against COVID-19, … Source: https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/591182-california-bill-would-require-all-schoolchildren-to-be-vaccinated Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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RFK Jr. remarks on Anne Frank, vaccines draw condemnation

Anti-vaccine activist Robert F. Kennedy Jr. made “deeply offensive” comments when he suggested things are worse for people today than they were for Anne Frank,…

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Supreme Court declines GOP challenge against House proxy voting

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) seeking to revive his legal challenge against the…

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Another person pushed onto New York subway tracks

A 62-year-old man was injured after being pushed onto the tracks of the New York City subway on Sunday, just days after a woman was…

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Objects of affection: The things that refugees hold close

As people battle freezing temperatures at a makeshift camp in France, a scooter, football or necklace bring hope. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2022/1/24/objects-of-affection-the-things-that-refugees-hold-close Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Cheney hits Gingrich for saying Jan. 6 panel members may be jailed

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wy.) slammed former Republican Speaker Newt Gingrich after he suggested that members of the select congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021…

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Donald Trump slams Jan. 6 panel after Ivanka Trump interview request: ‘They’ll go after children’

Former President Donald Trump slammed the Jan. 6 committee investigating the Capitol insurrection after it asking his daughter Ivanka Trump to sit for an interview.”It’s a very…

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Armenian President Armen Sarkissian quits over lack of influence

Armen Sarkissian says he believes the country’s constitution does not give him sufficient powers to influence events. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/23/armenian-president-armen-sarkissian-resigns Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Jan. 6 committee spoke to Bill Barr about plan to seize voting machines

Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), the chairman of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot, on Sunday said the panel has spoken to former U.S. Attorney…

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UK accuses Russia of trying to install pro-Kremlin gov’t in Kyiv

Moscow, which maintains it has no plans to invade Ukraine, dismissed the accusations as ‘disinformation’. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/23/uk-accuses-russia-of-trying-to-install-pro-kremlin-govt-in-kiev Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Limbless Syrian boy in iconic photo starts new life in Italy

Six-year-old Mustafa El Nezzel will receive treatment after an award-winning photo spurred a fund-raising drive. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/23/limbless-syrian-boy-in-iconic-photo-starts-new-life-in-italy Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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How millions of people ended up with a toxic chemical in their water

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey’s largest drinking water supplier discovered a toxic chemical in the river where it gets water for hundreds of thousands of…

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Big Weed is on the brink of scoring big political wins. So where are they?

Marijuana advocates are stuck in the weeds. Cannabis policy has never had a rosier outlook on Capitol Hill: Democrats control both Congress and the White…

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Filibuster becomes new litmus test for Democrats

Attitudes on the Senate filibuster could be emerging as a key litmus test for lawmakers and candidates as the parliamentary procedure hinders Democrats from passing…

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California proposal would let older kids get vaccines without parental consent

The first bill out of California’s newly formed vaccine caucus would allow children 12 and older to receive vaccinations without their parents’ consent. “With Covid,…

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The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics

Source: https://www.politico.com/cartoons/2022/01/21/the-nations-cartoonists-on-the-week-in-politics-000279 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: POLITICO Staff

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Pristine reef of giant rose-shaped corals found off Tahiti

Reef undisturbed by bleaching effects of warming ocean lies in ‘twilight zone’ near French Polynesian island. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/1/20/pristine-reef-of-giant-rose-shaped-corals-found-off-tahiti Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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