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The GOP redrew Wisconsin's map. Now it's helping stifle the state's Covid response.External Link
The Wisconsin GOP redrew legislative maps in 2011 to its advantage, stifling any chance Gov. Tony Evers had of responding to the pandemic, observers say.
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:00:00 GMT
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Biden's order terminates federal private prison contracts. Here's what that means.External Link
President Joe Biden vowed to ultimately put an end to private prisons, but activists says the move isn't enough to fully address mass incarcerations.
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:59:00 GMT
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GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene faces a backlash over incendiary social media postsExternal Link
The House Republican leader "should come down on Taylor Greene like a ton of bricks," said Rick Tyler, a top aide to Ted Cruz's 2016 presidential bid.
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 00:53:44 GMT
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Biden likely to delay executive orders on immigration, including a task force to reunite familiesExternal Link
During his presidential campaign, Biden ran ads promising to establish a task force to reunite separated migrant families "on his first day as president."
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 04:06:09 GMT
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GameStop? Reddit? Explaining what's happening in the stock marketExternal Link
Here's a guide to understanding what's going on with GameStop and what the frenzy means for the stock market.
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 01:33:11 GMT
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