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Senate Democrats Will Seek A 25% Corporate Tax Rate Despite Biden's Call For 28%, Report Says

President Joe Biden has proposed a 28% corporate tax rate that he said would pay for his $2 trillion infrastructure plan. AP Photo/Susan Walsh Senate Democrats will likely seek a 25% corporate tax rate, Axios reported. It's lower than the 28%...
Related topics: Taxes, Joe Biden, Usa Photos

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Funniest/most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

This week, our first place winner on the insightful side is Stephen T. Stone commenting on the unconstitutional nature of the way Senate republicans have approached a bill stripping MLB's antitrust exemption: Republican lawmakers: “Fuck...

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Texas House Passes Bill Eliminating Training, Background Check Requirements For Carrying A Gun

The bill, which is now headed to the GOP-controlled state Senate, progresses in the wake of a new wave of gun violence in the US and numerous mass shooting incidents that have taken place over the last month.

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Fear Of Trump Has Republicans Dragging Their Feet On Investigating The Capitol Riot: Report

Democratic lawmakers hoping to launch multiple investigations into the Jan 6th Capitol riot that led to members of the Senate and House from both parties fearing for their lives, are seeing their efforts to proceed thwarted by Republicans who fear...

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Sen. Ted Cruz Accused Rep. Maxine Waters Of 'actively Encouraging Riots And Violence' After She...

Sen. Ted Cruz asks a question during the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on March 9, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Sen. Ted Cruz accused Rep. Maxine Waters of inciting violence at protests against police...
Related topics: Maxine Waters, Protests, Police

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Rep. Bass 'hopeful' On Passing Police Reform Legislation

Rep. Karen Bass on Sunday said she's optimistic on the prospects of striking a bipartisan deal on police reform legislation that has passed the House but faces a high hurdle in the Senate.Bass, a California Democrat and former chair of the...
Related topics: Police

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Senators In The Dark On Parliamentarian Decision

“A parliamentarian ruling touted as a breakthrough for the Democratic agenda is putting the Senate in uncharted territory and sparking confusion,” The Hill reports. “More than a week after Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough...

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Cash Floods Into Battle For Control Of Congress

Politico: “The four swing-state Senate Democrats likeliest to face the toughest reelection fights — Raphael Warnock of Georgia, Mark Kelly of Arizona, Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire and Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada — each raised more...

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Republicans Have An Idea Who Should Pay To Overhaul The Country's Infrastructure: Average People

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) and a group of Senate Republicans speak to reporters outside the White House in February. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Infrastructure talks are gaining steam in Congress, and Republicans are floating new road taxes on...
Related topics: White House, Taxes

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It's Called Un-packing The Supreme Court

Democrats in the House and Senate on Thursday introduced legislation to expand the number of seats on the U.S. Supreme Court from nine to 13, a proposal hailed by progressive advocacy groups as a critical step in combating the conservative takeover...

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North Carolina Primary Field Builds, With Or Without Lara Trump

The Republican Senate primary in North Carolina has been essentially frozen for months as Lara Trump, the former president’s daughter-in-law, publicly considered a bid in her native state. But now some Republicans aren't waiting for her decision....

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Oklahoma Senate Passes Bill To Protect Motorists Who Strike Violent Protesters​ While Fleeing Riot

The Oklahoma Senate passed a bill this week that would give legal protections to drivers who hit protesters with their vehicles while fleeing during a riot. The legislation would also create new penalties for rioters. House Bill 1674, as...
Related topics: Protests

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J.d. Vance Blasts Inaccurate News Reports About His Exit From Appharvest Ahead Of Likely Senate Run

"Hillbilly Elegy" author J.D. Vance accused Bloomberg, the Washington Post, and numerous other media outlets of shaping a false narrative about his exit from the board of an agricultural tech company as he contemplates a run for U.S. Senate in Ohio....
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Chris Cuomo Chastises Ted Cruz For No Longer Wearing A Mask At The Capitol, Texas Senator Strikes...

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is done wearing a face mask at the Capitol now that he has been fully vaccinated for COVID-19. "At this point I've been vaccinated. Everybody working in the Senate has been vaccinated," Cruz told CNN on Thursday. "CDC has...
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Senate Republicans At War Over Earmarks

The post-Trump Republican Party is on the verge of sweeping away the last vestiges of the tea party era. But not before a big internal fight. Republicans largely abandoned their mantle of fiscal conservatism under former President Donald Trump,...
Related topics: Donald Trump, Tea Party

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Sanders, Senate Democrats Call On Biden To Support Covid-19 Vaccine Patent Waiver At Wto

Jake Johnson, staff writerLetter urges president to "prioritize people over pharmaceutical company profits."
Related topics: Joe Biden, Patents

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'racist, Unconstitutional, And Anti-democratic': Florida Senate Passes Gop Anti-protest Bill

Kenny Stancil, staff writer"This bill is a disgrace to our state."
Related topics: Protests

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Exclusive: Big Tech’s Google Is Targeting Arizona Maricopa County Audit – Not Allowing Requests...

Censorship is not freedom of speech.  It is the opposite. This is something that never was fixed when the Republicans held the Presidency, the House, and the Senate.  Wonder why?  Big Tech has been targeting and censoring conservatives for...
Related topics: Google, Censorship

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Congressional Testimony: How Federal Transit Policy Needs To Change

Comments before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee on April 15th, 2021 on Public Transportation Infrastructure Investment and FAST Act Reauthorization. Chairman Brown, Ranking Member Toomey, and fellow Members: My name is Baruch...

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Mitt Romney, Liz Cheney, And Other Gop Lawmakers Who Criticized Trump Or Voted To Impeach Him Have...

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, speaks during a news conference with a group of bipartisan lawmakers to unveil a COVID-19 emergency relief framework in the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll...
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