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‘We have to get it right,’ Dem vows as Jan. 6 probe begins Washington Police Mississippi Justice Department Jamie Raskin

‘We have to get it right,’ Dem vows as Jan. 6 probe begins Washington Police Mississippi Justice Department Jamie Raskin ‘We have to get it right,’ Dem vows as Jan. 6 probe begins Washington Police Mississippi Justice Department Jamie Raskin The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Bennie Thompson, didn’t realize the severity of the Jan. 6 insurrection until …

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AP Interview: Premier: Iraq doesn’t need US combat troops Washington Donald Trump Interior Ministry Barack Obama Iraq

AP Interview: Premier: Iraq doesn’t need US combat troops Washington Donald Trump Interior Ministry Barack Obama Iraq AP Interview: Premier: Iraq doesn’t need US combat troops Washington Donald Trump Interior Ministry Barack Obama Iraq Iraq’s prime minister says his country no longer requires American combat troops to fight the Islamic State group, but a formal time frame for their redeployment …

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Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals Republican Joe Biden Bernie Sanders Washington Treasury Department

Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals Republican Joe Biden Bernie Sanders Washington Treasury Department Beware of budget gimmicks in push for massive spending deals Republican Joe Biden Bernie Sanders Washington Treasury Department Senators fashioning a pair of colossal bills that would deliver more than $4 trillion for infrastructure, health care, environment and other initiatives insist they …

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Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure Delaware Washington Bill Cassidy Tammy Duckworth Utah

Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure Delaware Washington Bill Cassidy Tammy Duckworth Utah Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure Delaware Washington Bill Cassidy Tammy Duckworth Utah Organizations representing long-term care facilities on Friday urged lawmakers working on a bipartisan infrastructure plan to avoid dipping into COVID-relief funds to help pay for the roughly $600 billion in …

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Battle for Power in Haiti Extends to Lobbying in Washington

Battle for Power in Haiti Extends to Lobbying in Washington

Battle for Power in Haiti Extends to Lobbying in Washington Battle for Power in Haiti Extends to Lobbying in Washington WASHINGTON — The struggle for power in Haiti after the assassination of the country’s president has spilled onto K Street, where rival Haitian politicians, business leaders and interest groups are turning to lobbyists to wage an expensive and escalating proxy …

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Big infrastructure bill in peril as GOP threatens filibuster Pramila Jayapal Senate Democrats Washington John Yarmuth

Big infrastructure bill in peril as GOP threatens filibuster Pramila Jayapal Senate Democrats Washington John Yarmuth Big infrastructure bill in peril as GOP threatens filibuster Pramila Jayapal Senate Democrats Washington John Yarmuth The bipartisan infrastructure deal senators brokered with President Joe Biden is hanging precariously ahead of a crucial Wednesday test vote as they struggle over how to pay for …

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Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge

Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge

Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge Two Shootings in Washington Leave a Community on Edge In her short life, Nyiah Courtney, 6, played a lot of roles using her imagination. She was a doctor, a teacher and a babysitter. She went on safaris and rescued animals. She once washed her teacher’s hair in a play sink, cut …

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Four Shot Outside Nationals Stadium in Washington

Four Shot Outside Nationals Stadium in Washington

Four Shot Outside Nationals Stadium in Washington Four Shot Outside Nationals Stadium in Washington “We initially thought it was inside the stadium,” he said. “It was pure panic right away.” Some people crouched under their seats, while Mr. DeAngeles said he jumped the turnstiles with his friend and girlfriend and then made it onto the street and back home, as …

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As prices rise at rapid pace, Fed chief seeks patience Biden Republicans Congress Washington Jerome Powell

As prices rise at rapid pace, Fed chief seeks patience Biden Republicans Congress Washington Jerome Powell As prices rise at rapid pace, Fed chief seeks patience Biden Republicans Congress Washington Jerome Powell For anyone watching with concern as prices surge for everything from food and gas to airplane tickets and clothes, the message from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell over …

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Biden pitches huge budget, says Dems will ‘get a lot done’ Lindsey Graham Chris Murphy Washington Republican Delaware

Biden pitches huge budget, says Dems will ‘get a lot done’ Lindsey Graham Chris Murphy Washington Republican Delaware Biden pitches huge budget, says Dems will ‘get a lot done’ Lindsey Graham Chris Murphy Washington Republican Delaware President Joe Biden made a quick foray to the U.S. Capitol hunting support for his multitrillion-dollar agenda of infrastructure, health care and other programs, …

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