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How is the GOP reacting to leaked audio of McCarthy’s pledge to urge Trump to resign?

April 22, 2022
New audio obtained by the authors of a soon to be released book reveals that in the days after January 6th, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy considered asking former President Trump to resign, and told GOP lawmakers that Trump acknowledged bearing some responsibility for what happened.
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Republicans block COVID aid as cases rise among Washington elite

April 8, 2022
A number of high-profile leaders in Washington this week tested positive for COVID-19, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Attorney General Merrick Garland, Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo, Sen. Susan Collins, and others. This comes as Senate Republicans blocked a $10 billion COVID aid bill over their desire to keep Trump-era border restrictions in place. Also, new revelations are discovered on the Jan. 6 attack.

New details emerge in Jan. 6 probe over Trump's call logs during the Capitol insurrection

April 1, 2022
New revelations surfaced from the congressional investigation into the Capitol attack about former President Trump’s White House call logs during the siege, a new NBC poll shows many American blame President Biden for inflation rather than Russia's war with Ukraine, and Russia changes tactics as the invasion enters its sixth week and Kyiv and Moscow hold peace talks.
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A Look Inside Efforts to Overturn the 2020 Election

March 25, 2022
This week, new reports emerged that Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, repeatedly pressed former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to pursue efforts to overturn the 2020 election results.

Russia - Ukraine Tensions and Domestic Risks

February 18, 2022
President Biden said he is convinced Vladimir Putin has decided to invade Ukraine.

Foreign Threats and Domestic Divisions

February 11, 2022
Tensions escalate between Russia and Ukraine. Trump's handling of documents is scrutinized
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