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Beto O’Rourke proposes ‘drug war justice grants’ for marijuana offenders

Beto O’Rourke said Thursday that he wants the federal government to provide “Drug War Justice Grants” to people formerly incarcerated for nonviolent marijuana offenses. The proposed grants, part of O’Rourke’s ...

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Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Corey Lewandowski deserved to be held in contempt of Congress for his combative performance before the House Judiciary Committee, where the former Trump ...

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Trudeau ‘brownface’ controversy lays bare split in Canadian racial attitudes

Canada has had these incidents before, and the aftermath has tended to follow a pattern. Justin Trudeau’s political career, already fragile, suddenly hangs in the balance of an explosive controversy ...

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Zarif threatens ‘all-out war’ in case of military strike on Iran

Javad Zarif told CNN that Iran hoped to avoid conflict, adding that the country was willing to talk to its regional rivals Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. But ...

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Andrew Yang: No apologies for the Asian jokes

Andrew Yang says he isn’t going to stop making Asian jokes. In fact, the entrepreneur-presidential candidate added another one in an interview Wednesday with POLITICO. Asked whether the Democratic National ...

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Poll: Voters largely unswayed by House Dems’ push for impeachment

Over the past few months, House Democrats have been building support for impeachment within the caucus. But they haven’t brought the American people with them. Even as nearly two-thirds of ...

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