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Barrett ducks questions on presidential power and systemic racism in new answers to Senate

Barrett ducks questions on presidential power and systemic racism in new answers to Senate

Judge Amy Coney Barrett submitted written responses to scores of questions from Senate Judiciary Committee members Tuesday night ahead of her expected confirmation to the Supreme Court next week. Barrett repeatedly declined to discuss voting rights, coronavirus and the 2020 election, presidential pardon power, abortion, the Affordable Care Act and other issues that could appear…MORE

New York Times: Tax records show Trump maintains Chinese bank account

New York Times: Tax records show Trump maintains Chinese bank account

President Donald Trump’s tax records show he has pursued expansive business projects in China for years and even maintains a Chinese bank account, The New York Times reported Tuesday, disclosures that deal a blow to the President’s efforts to paint Democratic nominee Joe Biden as the presidential candidate who is soft on China. An analysis…MORE

Parents of 545 children separated at US border still can’t be found

Parents of 545 children separated at US border still can’t be found

Lawyers have not been able to reach the parents of 545 children who had been separated from their families by US border officials between 2017 and 2018, according to a Tuesday court filing. Hundreds of parents may also have been deported without their children. The filing from the Justice Department and the American Civil Liberties…MORE

Senior officials urge Election Day patience, while Trump calls for fast results

Senior officials urge Election Day patience, while Trump calls for fast results

Senior Department of Homeland Security officials on Tuesday urged patience from voters and warned that election results won’t likely be known on Election Day this year — comments that are in contrast with those of President Donald Trump, who has said he wants immediate results. “There’s a very good chance that we will not know…MORE

Republican senators drop coronavirus ad messaging in final weeks

Republican senators drop coronavirus ad messaging in final weeks

Throughout the spring, summer and fall, vulnerable Senate Republicans and their allies ran TV ads touting their efforts to pass multi-trillion dollar bills addressing the coronavirus pandemic. In Georgia, a Republican super PAC praised “quick action” from Sen. David Perdue to direct funding to hospitals, while North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis ran ads about setting…MORE

USPS did not analyze how changes would affect mail delivery, watchdog says

USPS did not analyze how changes would affect mail delivery, watchdog says

The inspector general for the US Postal Service issued a new report Tuesday criticizing USPS service reductions implemented under Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, charging they were put in place without proper consideration of the effect that the cuts would have. “No analysis of the service impacts of these various changes was conducted and documentation and…MORE

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