Frances Fox Piven has a warning for America. Don’t get too relaxed, there could be worse to come. “I don’t think this fight over elemental democracy is over, by any means,” she said. “The United States was well on the road to becoming a fascist country – and it still can become a fascist country.” […]

WASHINGTON, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The divided U.S. Congress after the November midterm elections undermines pharmaceutical companies who want to weaken a new law that allows the government to negotiate drug prices, Republican strategists, policy experts and pharmaceutical executives say. Democratic President Joe Biden’s signature Inflation Reduction Act, which Democrats passed in August against

PHILADELPHIA, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Elections officials who had braced for death threats and unrest ahead of the midterms said extensive preparations assured a mostly peaceful and orderly vote even in fiercely contested battlegrounds – inspiring some confidence about conducting a smooth 2024 presidential contest. In Pennsylvania, Nevada, Arizona and Georgia, officials took a variety […]

CNN  —  The TSA is ramping up security measures at airports nationwide after admitting to multiple protocol failures that allowed a man to get through a checkpoint with two box cutters. The move comes as passengers are expected to flood airports ahead of Thanksgiving in 10 days.

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Biden’s Democrats in tough battle to keep control of Congress Musk comments unlikely to have effect on voter behavior -analyst WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) – Elon Musk, Twitter’s new owner, urged Americans to elect a Republican Congress in U.S. midterms on Tuesday to counterbalance President . . .

Cobb County agrees to extend absentee deadline for impacted Georgia voters Cobb County has agreed to extend the deadline for Georgia voters who did not receive requested absentee ballots, according to American Civil Liberties Union attorney Vasu Abhiraman. The extension to Nov. 14 applies to nearly 700 voters who did not receive an absentee ballot […]

Breadcrumb Trail Links NP Comment Get the latest from Conrad Black straight to your inbox Sign Up Publishing date: Nov 05, 2022  •  7 hours ago  •  5 minute read  •  86 Comments Former U.S. president Donald Trump speaks during a rally ahead of the midterm elections, in Mesa, Arizona, U.S., October 9, 2022. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File […]

PITTSBURGH, Nov 5 (Reuters) – Former President Barack Obama warned about divisions fueling a “dangerous climate” in U.S. politics as he stumped for Democratic candidates on Saturday three days ahead of midterm elections that will determine control of Congress. The biggest names in Democratic and Republican politics — Obama, President Joe Biden and his predecessor […]

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