Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema switches to independent
By JONATHAN J. COOPER and LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON - Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona announced Friday she has registered as an independent, a renegade move that could...
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The 2022 election season is officially over and now it's time for a GOP autopsy. I'm Tomi Lahren, that's next. This election season has been a real downer, folks, and with yet...
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The House GOP decision that could bring future gavel headaches
Republicans are warning that the decision to grant a waiver for Virginia Foxx to pursue the education gavel could spark a pile-up of similar requests - and maybe a rules change.
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The Chaos Maker: Kyrsten Sinema Ditches the Democrats
Friday started out with an undeniable political bombshell: Senator Kyrsten Sinema, the former-Green Party-turned-conservative-Democrat, has decided to once again switch parties...
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‘Unpatriotic Embarrassment': Republicans Slam Biden's Deal To Free Brittney Griner As Paul Whelan Stays In Russia
President Joe Biden on Thursday celebrated the release of American basketball player Brittney Griner from Russian custody as an accomplishment “we've worked for for a long...
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Pritzker signs plan to eliminate debt in unemployment fund
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Thursday signed into law a measure that officials say will eliminate a $1.8 billion debt in the pandemic-battered account that pays...
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Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Switches to Independent
Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona announced Friday that she now has registered as an independent, but she does not plan to caucus with Republicans, ensuring Democrats...
2 hours ago - Time - 10 articles
After Midterm Losses, GOP Leaders Move to Embrace Mail Voting. Trump May Not Let Them
As Republicans try to shake off their loss in Georgia's Senate runoff, the final election in a midterm election cycle where they fell far short of their own expectations, the...
2 hours ago - Time
After failure in Georgia Senate runoff, Republicans could bring in more voting changes next year
Voters attend to cast their ballots in the Senate runoff election in Atlanta, Georgia, on November 29, 2022. REUTERS/Megan Varner/File Photo Georgia's GOP secretary of state...
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How Republicans got on board with the Respect for Marriage Act
Former Republican Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen discusses how conservative lobbyists worked to convince Republican senators to support the Respect for Marriage Act.
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White House: Our relationship with Sinema won't change
The White House on Friday downplayed Sen. Kyrsten Sinema's decision to leave the Democratic Party as unlikely to affect the Biden administration's relationship with the Arizona...
Elon Musk rips Biden's Griner prisoner swap: ‘Never leave a marine behind'
Elon Musk on Friday joined the growing condemnation over President Biden's deal to free hoops star Brittney Griner, which gave Russia back its notorious “Merchant of Death” but...
Oil spill near Nebraska-Kansas border shuts down the Keystone pipeline system
The Keystone pipeline system was shut down after a leak was found near the Nebraska-Kansas border.
Putin says more US prisoner exchanges are possible after Brittney Griner's...
U.S. officials said they did not see an immediate path to bringing about Paul Whelan's release, saying Russia has treated his case differently because of the "sham espionage...
Wildflowers starving for sunlight from trees' reaction to climate change
Things to do in Cincinnati this weekend: Dec. 9-11
The weekend is finally here and there's plenty of events happening across Cincinnati.
Kanye West's honorary doctorate rescinded by prestigious Chicago art college
The 45-year-old star was awarded the honorary doctorate in 2015, in recognition of his contributions to art and culture.
Man arrested after barricading himself in home in Watertown
A man was arrested after barricading himself in a home in Watertown following a reported domestic incident on Thursday, according to police.
First adult-use recreational cannabis sales to begin in Connecticut in January
The first retail cannabis sales are set to start in Connecticut on Jan. 10, officials say.
Energy department official accused of stealing luggage from a second airport
LAS VEGAS - An Energy Department official is accused of stealing luggage from Harry Reid International Airport just weeks after facing a similar charge in Minneapolis...