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Biden agenda faces difficult test as stimulus measure heads to Senate

Challenge will be holding both sides together in face of unified Republican opposition Biden’s proposal to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025 as part of the plan has run aground because of budgetary rules for the measure, which Democrats are advancing under a complex process that

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Biden agenda faces difficult test as stimulus measure heads to Senate

Republican bill would force Iowa universities to hold in-person graduation

Although the University of Iowa and the University of Northern Iowa already announced their upcoming commencement ceremonies will be virtual — and are well into planning them — a Republican lawmaker is sponsoring a bill requiring Iowa’s public universities to hold in-person spring graduations.

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Republican bill would force Iowa universities to hold in-person graduation

MacGuire: Republicans, this is your party

The Republicans you are the party, not the committee.How would you grade your county’s central committee?Do your precinct’s committee members encourage your active engagement in the Republican Party?

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MacGuire: Republicans, this is your party

LETTERS: GOP overreach

ROBERT SIEBRANDS WATERLOO -- The Republican Legislature passed changes making it far more difficult to vote based on a stated problem that is proven to not exist.The changes to absentee ballots and early voting affect all who do so.

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LETTERS: GOP overreach

Idaho Falls Republican tries to pass sex ed bill for third year in a row

BOISE – Rep. Barbara Ehardt’s, R-Idaho Falls, latest proposed legislation seeks to change requirements around sexual education at schools.On Wednesday, House Education Committee voted to introduce it.

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Idaho Falls Republican tries to pass sex ed bill for third year in a row

COLUMN: Democrats must seize the center

I think a better explanation of the vote is not fear, but that 43 senators actually like Trump and support and agree with what he does: fiscal irresponsibility, removing worker protections, polluting the environment, ignoring climate change, ignoring international agreements, gutting Obamacare, and so many more actions, not to mention

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COLUMN: Democrats must seize the center

Hendren moves to break free from division

Asserting that it represented the dilemma of today’s Republican Party, a letter to the editor invoked an old joke: A guy walks into a psychiatrist’s office and says, “Doc, my brother’s crazy; he thinks he’s a chicken.” The doc says, “Why don’t you commit him?” The guy replies, “We need

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Hendren moves to break free from division

Our opinion: GOP elections bill bad for Iowa voters

Legislation that has been fast-tracked by Republican lawmakers that would drastically change Iowa election laws is a solution in search of a problem.Iowa’s elections system isn’t broken.Not even close.

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Our opinion: GOP elections bill bad for Iowa voters

CPAC: Trump to make first post-White House speech at rightwing summit

Donald Trump returns to the political stage on Sunday determined to show that he is still a major force in America and ready to purge his critics within the Republican party.

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CPAC: Trump to make first post-White House speech at rightwing summit

A golden Trump, the star Mexican statue of the Republican forum

A golden figure of former US President Donald Trump, made in Rosarito (Mexico), attracts attention in the largest Republican conference in the United States, which has been dominated by Trumpist ideas since its inception in the city of Orlando (Florida).

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A golden Trump, the star Mexican statue of the Republican forum

Ted Cruz wasn’t the first politician hurt by a blizzard

Few things can shove political aspirations into the deep freeze faster than a bad winter storm.Just ask Sen. Ted Cruz.The Texas Republican is still shoveling his way out of a serious gaffe.

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Ted Cruz wasn’t the first politician hurt by a blizzard

Tag: Hundred Days

Commentary: The U.S. Post-Trump Era These are only the opening days of what is supposedly the post-Trump era, and whether the country has really seen the last politically of Donald Trump is a matter that depends upon Donald Trump.

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Tag: Hundred Days

Commentary: The U.S. Post-Trump Era

by Conrad Black These are only the opening days of what is supposedly the post-Trump era, and whether the country has really seen the last politically of Donald Trump is a matter that depends upon Donald Trump.

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Commentary: The U.S. Post-Trump Era

Trump has captured the Republican party – and that's great news for Biden

Donald Trump formally anoints himself the head of the Republican party at today’s Conservative Political Action Conference.The Grand Old Party, founded in 1854 in Ripon, Wisconsin, is now dead.

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Trump has captured the Republican party – and that's great news for Biden

FIRST FIVE: Pastors, politics and power: The struggle for equality for Black Americans

Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock, senior pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, overcame Georgia’s long history of racial prejudice and a traditionally Republican electorate to become the state’s first Black U.S. senator.

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FIRST FIVE: Pastors, politics and power: The struggle for equality for Black Americans

Letters for February 28

Trump did to himself what the Democrats couldn't Former President Donald Trump was impeached but not convicted -- not because it wasn't constitutional (it wasn't) -- but because the Democrats couldn't get it done -- again.

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Letters for February 28

SNL's Weekend Update Takes on Stimulus Bill: 'Just Like Me When I'm Drunk, Congress Decided to Spend a Bunch of Money at 2:30 in the Morning'

Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update took on the Covid relief bill that the House passed this week, comparing the $1.9 trillion estimated cost of the legislation to drunken spending.

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SNL's Weekend Update Takes on Stimulus Bill: 'Just Like Me When I'm Drunk, Congress Decided to Spend a Bunch of Money at 2:30 in the Morning'

Giant golden statue of Donald Trump on sale for $100,000 goes on display at CPAC

Donald Trump is set to make closing remarks at CPAC on Sunday, where he may just run into a golden bust of himself that was made in Mexico.The statue of Trump has been one of the most buzzed about topics surrounding CPAC this week.

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Giant golden statue of Donald Trump on sale for $100,000 goes on display at CPAC

Congress Tom Reed Speaks on Gov. Cuomo’s sexual harassment allegations

(WETM) – Republican leaders spoke out late Saturday about the allegations bought against Gov.Andrew Cuomo for sexual harassment.According to the New York Post, a second woman is now alleging sexual harassment against Governor Cuomo.

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Congress Tom Reed Speaks on Gov. Cuomo’s sexual harassment allegations

Bill requiring vision screening for license renewal advances

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentucky requires a vision screening for new drivers but not for people renewing their licenses later in life.That would change under a bill passed by the state House on Thursday.

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Bill requiring vision screening for license renewal advances