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Senate Dems Unveil Plan for Extension of Federal Unemployment Benefits
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Hickenlooper Wins Colorado Senate Primary
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New COVID-19 cases could hit 100k per day -Fauci
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Should be 'no stigma' to wearing masks: McConnell
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Black GOP senator: Trump’s video retweet ‘terrible'
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Mississippi Governor Agrees To Sign Bill For New State Flag
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U.S. Senate backs bill to punish China over HK
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Republican police reform bill 'lacks substance' -Schumer
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Biden Campaign Limiting Time With Foreign Powers
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Reduced voting sites, heated races in NY and KY
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Impeaching Barr a 'waste of time' -top Dem
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Trump 'ethically unfit' for presidency: Pelosi
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'This is just the beginning' -Schumer celebrates DACA ruling
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Senate GOP unveil police reform bill
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'We hear you' -Sen. Scott unveils police reform bill
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Schumer calls Trump's executive order on policing 'inadequate'
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U.S. Senate panel approves subpoena power in Trump-Russia probe
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GOP Senate's subpoena power 'unprecedented': Feinstein
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George Floyd's brother to Congress: 'Stop the pain'
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McConnell says Democrats' policing bill 'going nowhere' in SenateU.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate.
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Long lines, blame-trading in Georgia as five U.S. states hold primariesSome voters experienced hours-longs waits to cast ballots in Georgia on Tuesday as Democrats went to polls to pick a nominee in a competitive U.S. Senate race, one of five states choosing candidates..
As U.S. struggles with race issues, Senate confirms first black Air Force chief of staffThe U.S. Senate confirmed General Charles Brown on Tuesday as the first African-American military service chief, voting unanimously to make him chief of staff of the Air Force as the armed forces - and..
Georgia officials report problems at some voting sites as five states hold primariesVoters reported long lines and problems with equipment in Georgia on Tuesday as Democrats went to polls to pick a nominee in a competitive U.S. Senate race, one of five states choosing candidates for..
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U.S. senators, college leader spar over shielding schools from coronavirus lawsuitsA U.S. Senate committee on Thursday debated whether to support a bill that would shield universities from coronavirus-related lawsuits brought by students and workers who get sick when college campuses..
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