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A former US lawmaker known as 'Putin's favorite congressman' marched to the Capitol on January 6

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Rep. Steve Cohen says judging by Marjorie Taylor Greene's press conference she 'didn't learn a lot' about the Holocaust, after she apologized for previous remarks

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A former top staffer in AOC's office said he left his position earlier this year because he 'couldn't afford the job'

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Rep. Barbara Lee says Biden putting US on course to end 'forever wars' with support for 2002 AUMF repeal

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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says he 'never even watched footage' of the Capitol insurrection and believes 'it was a setup'

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Biden and Erdogan play nice at NATO summit, showing the US and Turkey still need each other despite tensions

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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell says Trump is the first president in his lifetime 'who wasn't in it for the ego'

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MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell baselessly claims Trump will be 'our real president' in 6 months

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Kayleigh McEnany claimed she 'never lied' as White House press secretary. Here are 5 times she did.

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FBI reportedly warns US lawmakers that QAnon supporters may get more violent

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Q&A: Kathryn Garcia says her NYC mayoral rivals Andrew Yang and Eric Adams lack the "broad management experience" for the job

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The accused Capitol rioter who put his feet up on Nancy Pelosi's desk did an interview with Russian state TV

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COVID-19 vaccines are low in areas where eviction rates are high, report finds

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Vladimir Putin wouldn't guarantee Alexei Navalny will leave prison alive in chilling message to Biden ahead of Geneva summit

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Congress likely won't take action on the growing threats to election integrity, leaving election workers vulnerable to criminal prosecution and results open to partisan tampering

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GOP Rep. Jim Jordan rips into Joe Biden for attending the same G-7, NATO summits with US allies that Trump went to multiple times

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The new global minimum tax could bring in $150 billion for worldwide governments, report says

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AOC and more than 100 lawmakers demand raises for Capitol Hill staffers as employees reach their breaking point with low salaries

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Biden promised to reform a student loan forgiveness program that's still rejecting 98% of applicants

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What it's like to be a Black Republican, according to Sen. Tim Scott and others

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The UK is delaying lifting its COVID-19 restrictions by 4 weeks until July 19, Boris Johnson announced

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YouTube is banning ads for politics, alcohol, gambling, and prescription drugs from its highly visible homepage banner

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Mitch McConnell gives 'maybe 50-50' odds of bipartisan infrastructure deal as Democrats say they won't drop climate initiatives

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Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg worried about prosecutors getting his financial documents in 2018, ex-daughter-in-law says

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Reality Winner, the ex-NSA contractor convicted of leaking a report about Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, has been released from prison

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The Indian government's failed vaccine drive has caused thousands of Indians to needlessly die

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McConnell blasts ProPublica tax leak, says whoever is responsible should be 'hunted down and thrown into jail'

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Federal judge agrees to keep a controversial Mueller memo under wraps for now but skewers DOJ's legal arguments in a new court filing

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Louisiana is poised to become the first Democratic-led state to end unemployment benefits

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Biden's budget would cut taxes for all low-income households but especially parents, analysis shows

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Mitch McConnell says it's 'highly unlikely' he'd let Joe Biden fill a Supreme Court seat in 2024 if Republicans win back control of the Senate

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The DOJ's top national security official is resigning amid reports that the department secretly seized House Democrats' records

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GOP Rep. Tom Rice says he voted for Trump's impeachment because 'what he did in my mind is what dictators do'

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Kamala Harris did 'comprehensive' media training ahead of her heavily-criticized NBC interview, according to new report

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Just because you've been vaccinated doesn't mean you can stop caring about America's vaccine campaign

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Biden plans to push NATO allies to take a tougher line with China, but their militaries aren't equipped for the challenge

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Joe Biden was corrected by Boris Johnson after the president interrupted him at the G7 summit

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Bernie Sanders says the Biden campaign made him feel welcome while Hillary Clinton's 'tolerated' him

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Kayleigh McEnany claims she 'never lied' as Trump's White House press secretary

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Top Democrats say it's 'beyond belief' that Trump DOJ leaders didn't know about the secret subpoenas targeting their party's lawmakers

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The US Embassy in Trinidad and Tobago was mocked after announcing it had donated 80 vials of COVID-19 vaccine to the nation of 1.4 million people

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10 Things in Politics: Gaetz's law-school classmates want him to resign

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Americans face a caregiver crisis as Biden's campaign pledge to help people with disabilities runs into hurdles

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GOP Sen. Ron Johnson said the Capitol riot wasn't an armed insurrection because people were 'staying within the roped lines'

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Ban lawmakers from trading stocks, says Rep. Pramila Jayapal. She plans to introduce a bill to do exactly that.

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With a backlog of over 1.3 million cases, the 500 immigration judges in the US feel overburdened and pressured to deport

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Police union PACs have spent $510,000 targeting The Squad, but may not be aiming to unseat them as much as raise funds for themselves, report says

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Meet NYC Mayoral candidate Ray McGuire, a former Wall Street exec who wants to accelerate small businesses to the top

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Former secretary of state mounts a defense of Trump's handling of Russia: 'I'm proud of the work we did there'

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AOC: I'm 'inclined to say yes' that Justice Stephen Breyer should retire at the end of the Supreme Court's current term

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