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After ICE

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On August 19, 2019

This story about the aftermath of ICE’s mass detentions in Mississippi is excellent: Welcome to this city of babysitters, where the sudden disappearance of hundreds of working adults has pulled

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Let’s check in on the senior senator from the nation’s second-largest state: OK, but this is just a particularly dumb variant of the “how can there be global warming — it’s snowing outside!” argument that is a staple for climate denialists. Cornyn also specializes in telling baldfaced lies about Republican positions on healthcare, but this […]

Facing Reality

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On August 16, 2019

Sheldon Whitehouse and four other senators have submitted an amicus brief accurately describing the current Supreme Court majority: Whitehouse is one of five senators (the others are Sens. Mazie Hiron

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How to steal an election

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On August 16, 2019
This problem is going to get worse before it gets better: In July of 2017, according to a study by American Public Media, the secretary of state’s office, under a “use it or lose it” policy, and allegedly as part of an effort to prevent voter fraud, cancelled the registrations of a hundred thousand voters […]
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