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Just tremendous work by Ron DeSantis here: Florida reported 11,458 new coronavirus cases on Independence Day, shattering its record for daily reported cases in the state since the pandemic began. The positivity rate for new cases was 14%, slightly lower than the highest reported rate during the past two weeks. That came June 23, when […]
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Whenever I’m critical of state and local leaders who have opened up bars and in-person dining when it is plainly unsafe, people bring up the squeeze being put on them by Congress’s failure to provide state and local aid to help governments make up for plunging tax revenues. It is certainly true that Republican opposition […]
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The past isn’t even past: A social media comment with racial undertones made by a Mississippi election commissioner sparked outrage across the state on the same weekend state legislators voted to retire the flag and its Confederate emblem. “I’m concerned about voter registration in Mississippi,”  the commissioner wrote. “The blacks are having lots (of) events for voter […]
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74 year-old-man gives himself COVID-19 to hear a demented old racist rant about random nonsense to own the libs: Herman Cain, the former pizza chain executive who ran in the Republican presidential primary in 2012, has been hospitalized with covid-19 less than two weeks after attending President Trump’s campaign rally in Tulsa. Cain, 74, learned […]
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