Author: Andrew Trunsky

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Jan
2022
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Ohio Supreme Court Throws Out GOP-Drawn Congressional Map That Bolstered Republicans Statewide

The Ohio Supreme Court struck down the state’s Republican-drawn congressional lines Friday on the grounds that they violated a v... Read More... “Ohio Supreme Court Throws Out GOP-Drawn Congressional Map That Bolstered Republicans Statewide”
14
Jan
2022
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Analysis: Democrats In DC Brace For Two Winter Storms As Voting Bills Near Certain Failure

As Washington, D.C., prepares for its second winter storm in as many weeks, Democrats in Congress are all-in on their bid to pas... Read More... “Analysis: Democrats In DC Brace For Two Winter Storms As Voting Bills Near Certain Failure”
13
Jan
2022
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RNC Moves To Mandate That GOP Candidates Skip Traditional Presidential Debates

The Republican National Committee (RNC) on Thursday informed the nonpartisan Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) that it wo... Read More... “RNC Moves To Mandate That GOP Candidates Skip Traditional Presidential Debates”
13
Jan
2022
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House Passes Two Democratic Voting Bills – With A Quirk That Allows Them To Skirt One Filibuster Vote

The House on Thursday passed on party lines a combined voting bill tied to a NASA funding bill as part of a plan to force a Sena... Read More... “House Passes Two Democratic Voting Bills – With A Quirk That Allows Them To Skirt One Filibuster Vote”
13
Jan
2022
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Lindsey Graham: McConnell Must Have A ‘Working Relationship’ With Trump To Lead Senate GOP

Republican South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham late Wednesday refused to explicitly say that he would support Minority Leader Mit... Read More... “Lindsey Graham: McConnell Must Have A ‘Working Relationship’ With Trump To Lead Senate GOP”
12
Jan
2022
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Voters Split On Whether The Senate Should Abolish The Filibuster, Poll Shows

Voters are split on how much support a bill should have to pass the United States Senate, a new Politico/Morning Consult poll sh... Read More... “Voters Split On Whether The Senate Should Abolish The Filibuster, Poll Shows”
12
Jan
2022
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Kevin McCarthy Raises Record $72.4 Million In 2021

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced Wednesday morning that he raised $72.4 million in 2021, a record for a non-electi... Read More... “Kevin McCarthy Raises Record $72.4 Million In 2021”
11
Jan
2022
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Republicans Notch Big Win As Court Upholds North Carolina’s New Congressional Map

A North Carolina court Tuesday upheld the state’s new congressional and state legislative lines, rejecting claims from Democrati... Read More... “Republicans Notch Big Win As Court Upholds North Carolina’s New Congressional Map”
11
Jan
2022
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Manchin Delivers Democrats Another Blow, Refuses To Back Filibuster Repeal

Democratic West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin again refused to waver on his support for the filibuster as President Joe Biden heads... Read More... “Manchin Delivers Democrats Another Blow, Refuses To Back Filibuster Repeal”
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Jan
2022
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McCarthy Considers Banning Lawmakers From Trading Stocks If Republicans Retake House Majority

Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is reportedly considering limiting or barring lawmakers’ ability to hold and trade stocks and equ... Read More... “McCarthy Considers Banning Lawmakers From Trading Stocks If Republicans Retake House Majority”