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Corporations are already breaking their promise to stop funding anti-democratic lawmakers

Corporations are already breaking their promise to stop funding anti-democratic lawmakers

Corporations are already breaking their promise to stop funding anti-democratic lawmakers Corporations are already breaking their promise to stop funding anti-democratic lawmakers T he attack on the US Capitol in January was a rare unifying political event, at least for a fleeting moment. Republicans and Democrats may have disagreed on the causes and the impact, and continue to do so, …

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Covid-19 Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years

Pandemic Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years

Covid-19 Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years Covid-19 Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years WASHINGTON — President Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill will fulfill one of his central campaign promises, to fill the holes in the Affordable Care Act and make health insurance affordable for more than a million …

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Pandemic Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years

Pandemic Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years

Pandemic Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years Pandemic Relief Bill Fulfills Biden’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years WASHINGTON — President Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill will fulfill one of his central campaign promises, to fill the holes in the Affordable Care Act and make health insurance affordable for more than a million …

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India’s Covaxin Covid-19 Vaccine, Already in Use, Shows Promise in Trials

India's Covaxin Covid-19 Vaccine, Already in Use, Shows Promise in Trials

India’s Covaxin Covid-19 Vaccine, Already in Use, Shows Promise in Trials India’s Covaxin Covid-19 Vaccine, Already in Use, Shows Promise in Trials NEW DELHI — India’s ambitious but troubled campaign to vaccinate its vast population against Covid-19 — and, in the process, to burnish its own reputation as a manufacturer and innovator — just got a big boost. An Indian …

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Sundance Diary, Part 2: The Promise of Music in a Powerful Film

Sundance Diary, Part 2: The Promise of Music in a Powerful Film

Sundance Diary, Part 2: The Promise of Music in a Powerful Film Sundance Diary, Part 2: The Promise of Music in a Powerful Film A.O. Scott, our critic at large, is keeping a diary as he “attends” the virtual Sundance Film Festival, which runs through Wednesday. Read Part 1 here. Friday, 1 a.m.: It’s been almost exactly a year since …

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Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America

Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America

Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America Biden’s Promise of Immigration Reform Raises Hopes in Latin America Advocates also want the Biden administration to cancel a measure that allows border authorities to quickly expel migrants when they cross the border, including those seeking asylum. Trump administration officials had argued this was needed to prevent the spread of …

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Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial

Eli Lilly's Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial

Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial Eli Lilly’s Alzheimer’s Drug Shows Promise in Small Trial In a small clinical trial, an experimental Alzheimer’s drug slowed the rate at which patients lost the ability to think and care for themselves, the drug maker Eli Lilly announced on Monday. The findings have not been published in any form, and …

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China, in Nudge to U.S., Makes a New Promise to Tackle Global Warming

China, in Nudge to U.S., Makes a New Promise to Tackle Global Warming

China, in Nudge to U.S., Makes a New Promise to Tackle Global Warming China, in Nudge to U.S., Makes a New Promise to Tackle Global Warming China on Saturday promised incremental new steps to address climate change in the next decade, but signaled that it would not reveal all of its plans before seeing the next moves taken by its …

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Coronavirus Apps Show Promise but Prove a Tough Sell

Coronavirus Apps Show Promise but Prove a Tough Sell

Coronavirus Apps Show Promise but Prove a Tough Sell Coronavirus Apps Show Promise but Prove a Tough Sell In states that have their own apps, without the benefit of push notifications, the numbers are far lower: about 5 percent in New York, less than 3 percent in Alabama and about 1 percent in Wyoming. Virginia has had the most success, …

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A Step Forward in the Promise of Ultrafast ‘Hyperloops’

A Step Forward in the Promise of Ultrafast ‘Hyperloops’

A Step Forward in the Promise of Ultrafast ‘Hyperloops’ A Step Forward in the Promise of Ultrafast ‘Hyperloops’ MOAPA, Nev. — Hyperloop technology, which promises to transport people and goods at speeds of up to 600 miles an hour, has long seemed too good to be true. But one company says it has cleared an important step toward commercializing it …

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