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Boston Globe - Politics

Trump fires watchdog who handled Ukraine complaint - President Trump has fired Michael Atkinson, the inspector general for the intelligence community who handled the whistleblower complaint that triggered Trump's impeachment.

15 hours ago

FEMA, racing to provide coronavirus relief, is running short on front-line staff -- With wildfire season looming and hurricane season starting in less than two months, the shortfalls could complicate federal response to disasters nationwide.

15 hours ago

Biden to name VP vetting team, thinking about Cabinet makeup -- Joe Biden, a former vice president himself, has previously committed to choosing a woman as his running mate.

17 hours ago

CDC now recommends Americans cover faces when outside; Trump calls it 'voluntary' -- The latest guidance suggests that Americans use makeshift coverings, such as T-shirts, scarves or bandanas to cover their noses and mouths.

17 hours ago

A Patriots plane full of 1 million N95 masks from China arrived Thursday. Here's how the plan came together - The Patriots sent a team plane to China to help acquire equipment for the fight against coronavirus.

1 day ago

Tax collections held steady in March. That likely won't last -- The state Department of Revenue announced Friday it collected $2.66 billion in taxes in March, beating its monthly projections by 3 percent and essentially keeping pace with collections from March 2019.

19 hours ago

Mass. restaurants can now offer beer and wine with takeout orders -- Customers are limited to 192 ounces of malt beverages like beer, and 1.5 liters of wine per transaction.

19 hours ago

10-part series - Back to the Battleground - A Boston Globe series of stories examining the lives of people in four crucial 2020 battleground states, and what has changed for them since 2016.

2 months ago

What we learned from each state

2 months ago

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2 months ago

Live video: White House task force gives update on coronavirus response

15 hours ago

Supreme Court postpones April arguments because of coronavirus

17 hours ago

White House steps up protections of Trump, Pence amid coronavirus pandemic

17 hours ago

Watch live: N.Y. Governor Cuomo gives an update on New York's coronavirus crisis

20 hours ago

Kushner puts himself in the middle of the White House's chaotic coronavirus response

1 day ago

Biden wants to talk to Trump about lessons from past crises

1 day ago

States demand ventilators as feds ration limited supply

1 day ago

Democratic National Convention postponed until August

1 day ago

Democrats proposing commission to study US pandemic response

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Watch live: White House officials give coronavirus briefing

1 day ago

Elizabeth Warren calls on Uber Eats, Instacart, others to classify workers as employees

1 day ago

Trump resists a national coronavirus shutdown, leaving it up to the states

1 day ago