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President Donald Trump waves to the media outside the White House on January 12, 2021 in Washington, D.C. before his departure to Alamo, Texas. News
'A Fitting End': Hours Before Leaving Office, Trump Quietly Revokes Order Restricting Lobbying by Former Federal Officials
"Great summary of Trump's many farcical 'drain the swamp' betrayals."
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Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon exits the Manhattan Federal Court on August 20, 2020 in the Manhattan borough of New York City. News
'Even Nixon Didn't Pardon His Cronies on the Way Out': Trump Grants Clemency to Bannon on Final Day of Presidency
"Amazingly, in his final 24 hours in office, Donald Trump found one more way to fail to live up to the ethical standard of Richard Nixon."
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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks in the Brady Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, D.C. on November 5, 2020. (Photo: Brendan Smialowski /AFP via Getty Images) News
'Good Riddance You Fascist White Supremacist': Trump Farewell Gets Cold Shoulder
"Today is the last full day of the worst and most dangerous president in American history," said Sen. Bernie Sanders...
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Sen. Josh Hawley has refused to apologize for his role in the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) News
After Inciting Deadly Capitol Terror Attack, Hawley Delays Confirmation of Biden Homeland Security Chief
"Josh Hawley liked what he saw on January 6th," said Rep. Mondaire Jones. "He'd like to see more."
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To Shine A Light
A return to decency. AP Photo Already, a sea change. On the eve of their inauguration, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris held a searing memorial for the now 400,128 Americans killed, many needlessly, by COVID, the first public acknowledgment of the incalculable loss inflicted by an incompetent, post-...
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Maricopa County constable Lenny McCloskey speaks with a tenant after evicting her for non-payment of rent on October 2, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo: John Moore/Getty Images) News
'Subsidizing the Spread of Covid': Report Shows Corporate Landlords Received Public Funding Yet Still Kicked Out Tenants
"Giving 'Covid relief' to those most likely to evict is like giving money to stop climate change to oil barons—it makes the problem worse."
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President Donald Trump holds a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on August 19, 2020 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) News
57% of US Voters Want Trump Barred From Seeking Office Ever Again: Poll
"After what he has done, the consequences of which we were all witness to, Donald Trump should not be eligible to run for office ever again," said incoming Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
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The Biden administration must now find a recovery path out of the wreckage of four decades of Reagan radicalism and the politics it created. (Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Views
It Is Biden's Historic Task to Reverse Reagan's—and Trump's—Reckless Radicalism
Reagan's failed radicalism has now run its course, and the United States, while culturally as divided as ever, is at an economic and environmental precipice.
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Honduran migrants line up to register for returning to their country on January 18, 2021 in El Florido, Guatemala. The caravan departed from Honduras to walk across Guatemala and Mexico to eventually reach the United States. After clashing with the police yesterday migrants are being held to carry out immigration and heath controls. Central Americans expect to receive asylum and most Hondurans decided to migrate after being hit by recent hurricanes. (Photo: Josue Decavele/Getty Images) Views
Biden Must Go Beyond Simply Ending Trump's Barbaric Border Policies—We Need Deeper Change
An open letter to President-Elect Biden on Central America policy.
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Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) appears during a Senate Finance Committee hearing to examine the expected nomination of Janet Yellen to be Secretary of the Treasury on January 19, 2021 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. News
'Right on Schedule': Hours Before Biden Inauguration, GOP Backers of Tax Cuts for the Rich Resume Cynical Deficit-Mongering
"With a Democrat about to become president, Republicans are now pretending to care about deficits and debts again. Let's not pretend to believe them this time."
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