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Scalise: Pelosi Has Been Trying for USPS ‘Money Grab’ for Months

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., won't bring the chamber back into session to help families and businesses, but she will do it to stage a "money grab" for the U.S. Post Office, which is perfectly capable of handling mail-in voting this fall, House Minority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., said Monday."The speaker has been trying to…...
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Arizona School District Cancels All Classes After Teachers Staged Sickout

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One school district in Arizona was forced to cancel classes after teachers staged a "sickout," BuzzFeed News reports.The J.O. Combs Unified School District was scheduled to return to in-classroom learning Monday.The district's governing board voted to go back to the classroom even though it failed to meet the criteria provided by the state, according to…...
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RNC Wants Fireworks at Washington Monument After Trump Acceptance Speech

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The Republican National Committee wants to put on a fireworks display near the Washington Monument on the night of Aug. 27, after President Donald Trump concludes his speech accepting the GOP nomination from the South Lawn of the White House, The Hill reported Monday.National Park Service chief of communications Mike Litterst said the approval for…...
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Sen. Warren to McConnell: Return Senate to Address USPS

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., should bring the Senate back into session amid controversy surrounding changes at the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) that critics charge are an attempt to prevent mail voting in the November elections, Sen Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., told NBC's "Today" on Monday."Good for Nancy Pelosi for bringing the House back, I believe…...
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Ex-FBI/Mueller Probe Lawyer Clinesmith in Court This Week

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A former FBI lawyer accused of altering an email used to justify surveillance on a 2016 Trump campaign official will make his first court appearance later this week, The Washington Times reported citing a court order issued Monday.Kevin Clinesmith is the first person charged in U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation into officials involved in the…...
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Dr. Fauci: Chances of Developing a Highly Effective Coronavirus Vaccine ‘Not Great’

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Dr. Anthony Fauci on Friday said it's highly unlikely a coronavirus vaccine with 98 percent effectiveness will be developed.Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said a vaccine that is 50 percent or 60 percent effective would be acceptable, although 75 percent would be preferred.“The chances of it being 98 percent effective is not great,…...
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Joe Theismann to Newsmax TV: Change Brings an Opportunity

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Once tragically breaking his leg in his last NFL game, former Washington Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann told Newsmax TV that in all change – like the team's forced move to be called Washington Football Team – comes opportunity."Change is really what life is about right now and I've decided not to really use the word change as much as I…...
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Trump Signs Payroll Tax Holiday, Extends $400/Week for Unemployed

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Seizing the power of his podium and his pen, President Donald Trump on Saturday bypassed the nation's lawmakers as he claimed the authority to defer payroll taxes and replace an expired unemployment benefit with a lower amount after negotiations with Congress on a new coronavirus rescue package collapsed.At his private country club in Bedminster, New…...