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The White House is getting *very* worried about the Senate majority

Over the past 10 days, there have been increasing signs that the White House — all the way up to President Donald Trump — is not happy with its current crop of Senate candidates. “White House Worries About Kelly Loeffler’s Senate Prospects in Georgia,” read the headline of a New York Times piece published on…MORE

Federal immigration agency to furlough employees unless Congress provides funding

Federal immigration agency to furlough employees unless Congress provides funding

US Citizenship and Immigration Services, the federal agency responsible for visa and asylum processing, is expected to furlough part of its workforce this summer if Congress doesn’t provide emergency funding to sustain operations during the coronavirus pandemic. “Unfortunately, as of now, without congressional intervention, the agency will need to administratively furlough a portion of our…MORE

Biden blasts Trump for mocking face masks

Biden blasts Trump for mocking face masks

Joe Biden called President Donald Trump “an absolute fool” on Tuesday for sharing a tweet that mocked the former vice president for wearing a mask Monday at a Memorial Day ceremony. In an interview with CNN’s Dana Bash in Delaware — Biden’s first in-person interview since being knocked off the campaign trail by the coronavirus…MORE

Pence press secretary back to work after coronavirus recovery

Pence press secretary back to work after coronavirus recovery

Vice President Mike Pence’s press secretary Katie Miller has returned to work after testing positive for coronavirus earlier this month, announcing Tuesday that she has now tested negative three times. She also noted that she is pregnant with her first child with her husband, top Trump adviser Stephen Miller. The pair were married in February…MORE

House GOP leaders to sue against remote voting rule change

House GOP leaders to sue against remote voting rule change

House Republican leaders plan to sue against a remote voting rule change recently approved in the House, a move that underscores the continuing divide between the two parties over whether it’s safe to return to work amid the coronavirus pandemic. The decision to move ahead with a lawsuit comes as Republicans have questioned the constitutionality…MORE

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