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Democrats eye December 11 exit for House due to COVID-19

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) said Wednesday that he’s aiming for the chamber to finish its work for the year by next Friday to…

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New York will receive COVID-19 vaccine for 170K people: Cuomo

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced Wednesday that the Empire State will receive enough doses of a coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer for 170,000 people…

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Longtime GOP lawmaker urges Senate to restore itself in farewell speech

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), a longtime GOP senator, urged the Senate to re-embrace bipartisanship during his farewell floor speech on Wednesday.”Our country needs a United…

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Trump to award highest civilian honor to Lou Holtz on Thursday

President Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to famed Notre Dame college football coach Lou Holtz on Thursday, the White House announced.Holtz retired…

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The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Presented by Capital One — Pressure builds as UK approves COVID-19 vaccine

Presented by Capital One  To view past editions of The Hill’s 12:30 Report, click here: http://bit.ly/1M1mIfw… Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/1230-report/528361-the-hills-1230-report-Pfizer-vaccine-approved-in-the-uk-what-that-means-for-us-when-vaccinations-will-start-capitol-christmas-tree-lighting-livestream Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Captain in California boat fire that killed 34 charged with manslaughter

Federal officials in California have filed manslaughter charges against the captain of a boat which caught fire in September 2019, killing nearly three dozen people…

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Parscale says Trump should have been more empathetic on coronavirus

Former Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale says that President Trump’s biggest policy error ahead of the 2020 election was showing a lack of public empathy…

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Pressure builds for coronavirus relief with no clear path to deal

Pressure is building on Capitol Hill for Congress to pass a fifth coronavirus relief bill, even as there’s no clear path, yet, to an agreement….

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Senate GOP’s campaign arm rakes in $75M as Georgia runoffs heat up

The Senate GOP’s campaign arm raised $75 million over the past month as the battle over two runoffs in Georgia heats up.The National Republican Senatorial…

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Senate GOP’s campaign arm rakes in $75M as Georgia runoffs heat up
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Trump has discussed possible pardons for three eldest children, Kushner: report

President Trump has discussed possibly pardoning his three eldest children and adviser Jared Kushner before he leaves the presidency, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/528290-trump-has-discussed-possible-pardons-for-three-eldest-children Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Group launches ads opposing bipartisan fix to ‘surprise’ medical bills

A fiscally conservative group is putting six figures behind new digital ads aimed at sinking a measure to ban the “surprise” medical bills patients get…

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Cruz urges Supreme Court to take up Pennsylvania election challenge

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) threw his support behind an effort to get the Supreme Court to hear an appeal of a ruling dismissing a GOP-led…

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