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While Appearing to Struggle With National Anthem, Analysis Shows Trump Speaks at, Like, Fourth Grade Level
After months of attacking football players for kneeling during the anthem—and bragging about his intelligence—Trump appears to forget the song's words
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Betraying Ratepayers and Clean Energy Future, Georgia Panel Approves Vogtle Nuclear Reactors
"The commission has failed Georgia's hard-working families and businesses today by choosing to be lapdogs for Georgia Power instead of watchdogs for the people of Georgia."
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Why the Democrats Won't Wake Up
Moments after rightwing Republican Karen Handel won America’s costliest congressional race ever in Georgia’s sixth district, the de rigueur post-election quarrelling erupted: Why did Democrat Jon Ossoff lose, and what does it mean for the Democrats and American politics? Many on the left bemoaned...
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What If Jon Ossoff Campaigned On Message For Medicare For All?
When Jon Ossoff launched his campaign for the Georgia congressional seat formerly held by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, Democrats mobilized to bolster his candidacy because they believed he could win. Yet, Ossoff’s failure to beat Republican Karen Handel has not produced the kind...
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Following Ossoff Loss, Democrats Urged to Embrace 'Bold Progressive Vision'
"Democrats will not win back power merely by serving as an alternative to Trump and Republicans."
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Georgia Special Election: Nobody Said It Was Easy. They Said It Was Important.
There are two ways to look at it, I guess. From the point of view of the Republicans, they won Tuesday’s special election for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, and that’s all that matters. Politics is binary: You’re either going to Washington or you’re not, and Jon Ossoff is not. Karen Handel...
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Judge Orders Georgia to Re-Open Voter Registration Ahead of Major Runoff
Democrat Jon Ossoff will face off with Republican Karen Handel, and voters will now have until May 21 to register
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Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff speaks to supporters on Tuesday night. News
Ossoff Defies Odds in Georgia, Heads to Runoff in 'Victory for the Ages'
'There is no doubt that this is already a victory for the ages. We have defied the odds, we have shattered expectations, so bring it on.'
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Georgia Democrat Leads the Pack in Closely-Watched Special Election
Even if Tuesday's vote goes to a June runoff, "[n]o one should conclude it's a done deal and the Republican will win"
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Democratic Momentum in Georgia Race Signals Shifting Electoral Tide
In Georgia's special election contest, Jon Ossoff continues to gain ground, putting the GOP on the offensive in other local contests
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