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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Thursday, June 17, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (ABC) Biden signs bill making Juneteenth, marking the end of slavery, a federal holiday President Joe Biden signed a bill Thursday making Juneteenth a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States -- just...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Wednesday, June 16, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool) ‘Two great powers’: Biden, Putin plunge into hours of talks GENEVA (AP) — With stern expressions and polite words before the cameras, President Joe Biden and Russia’s Vladimir Putin...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Tuesday, June 14, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Emails show Trump pressured Justice Dept. over 2020 election WASHINGTON (AP) — During the last weeks of his presidency, Donald Trump and his allies pressured the Justice Department to investigate...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Monday, June 14, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks with U.S. President Joe Biden during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of a NATO summit at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Monday, June 14, 2021. (Stephanie Lecocq, Pool via AP)...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Sunday, June 13, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Israel's designated new prime minister, Naftali Bennett speaks during a Knesset session in Jerusalem Sunday, June 13, 2021. Bennett is expected later Sunday to be sworn in as the country's new prime minister, ending Prime Minister...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Saturday, June 12, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (CBS) Biden and G-7 partners launch infrastructure initiative for developing countries In his meetings with G-7 leaders this weekend, President Biden has implicitly distinguished himself from his predecessor, who largely rejected...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Thursday, June 10, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Bipartisan Senate group reaches tentative infrastructure deal, but skepticism prevails WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of 10 senators said Thursday they had reached a tentative infrastructure deal, but skepticism from Republicans...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Wednesday, June 9, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Alyssa Pointer / Atlanta Journal Constitution Democratic frustrations flare over flailing infrastructure negotiations Progressive and moderate Democrats are warning that they may not support a deal that fails to invest enough in...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Tuesday, June 8, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 8, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) Biden ends GOP infrastructure talks, starts bipartisan push WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden ended talks...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Monday, June 7, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) ‘A lot of anxiety’ for Democrats as Biden agenda stalls WASHINGTON (AP) — Hopes for a big infrastructure investment are teetering. An ambitious elections and voting bill is all but dead...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Sunday, June 6, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Photo - CBS - Face the Nation Manchin says he'll vote against Democratic elections bill, defends stance on filibuster Washington — West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, who holds the key Democratic vote in the evenly divided...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Saturday, June 5, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Judge rules California's ban on assault weapons unconstitutional SAN DIEGO — A federal judge on Friday struck down California's ban on assault weapons as unconstitutional but left plenty of time for the state to file an appeal...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Friday, June 4, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Biden rebuffs GOP infrastructure offer, citing broader goals WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Friday dismissed a fresh Republican infrastructure proposal that offered modestly more spending...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Thursday, May 3, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: pbs.org photo Biden offers to keep 2017 tax cuts intact to pay for infrastructure in concession to GOP In a concession to Republicans, President Joe Biden proposed that instead of raising the corporate tax rate to pay for a...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Wednesday, June 2, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File) Charges after US Capitol insurrection roil far-right groups Former President Donald Trump’s lies about a stolen 2020 election united right-wing supporters, conspiracy theorists and militants on Jan...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Tuesday, June 1, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Biden calls out 2 Democratic lawmakers for blocking agenda WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden called out two fellow Democrats on Tuesday in explaining why he hasn’t enacted some of the most ambitious...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Monday, May 31, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Biden honors war dead at Arlington, implores nation to heal ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Joe Biden honored America’s war dead at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day by laying a wreath at the...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Sunday, May 30, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP) White House gives GOP 1 week to reach deal on infrastructure WASHINGTON (AP) — Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Sunday time is running short for a bipartisan deal on...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Saturday, May 29, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File) Texas GOP puts final touches on sweeping voting restrictions AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republicans dug in Saturday for a final weekend vote on some of the most restrictive new voting laws in the U.S...
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    Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Friday, May 28, 2021

    Below are some of the top political news stories of the day: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to the chamber for final votes before the Memorial Day recess, at the Capitol in Washington (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) GOP blocks Capitol riot probe, displaying loyalty to...
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