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As Trump Considers Amy Coney Barrett, He Faces a Tightrope

NYTimes.com Friday, 25 September 2020
His pick is likely to galvanize Democrats while bringing him few new voters, and could hurt some Republican Senate incumbents. But the president needs to steer the debate away from the virus.
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News video: Pres. Trump To Nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett To Supreme Court

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CBS News reports Pres. Trump will nominate Amy Coney Barrett to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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U.S. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe said on Wednesday that Russia and Iran have both taken actions to try to interfere with the 2020 presidential election. Gloria Tso reports.

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US Election 2020: Trump and Obama lock horns in rival rallies

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Senator Lindsey Graham skips final debate in South Carolina amid battle to keep seat

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham is skipping the final debate in South Carolina Wednesday to focus on confirming Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court...
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Senate Democrats will boycott Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation hearing vote as GOP vows to move forward

Senate Democrats say they will boycott a committee hearing Thursday where Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination is set to move forward.

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Senate vote on Supreme Court nominee would toss a can of gasoline into heated election

Our View: Rush to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett by Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell betrays voters casting their verdict.

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Here are the top stories for Wednesday, Oct 21st: Trump and Biden campaigns make October sprint; Justice Dept. announces Purdue Pharma settlement; Barrett visits..
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Barrett was trustee at school with anti-gay policy

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett served for nearly three years on the board of private Christian schools that attendees say discriminated against LGBTQ..
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WNBA champion Seattle Storm urge fans to support Democrats Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

As sports organizations have urged fans to register and vote, the reigning WNBA champion Seattle Storm took that a step further Wednesday.

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FBI says Iran and Russia have US voter information

Intelligence officials say Iran was behind threatening emails sent to Democrats earlier this week.
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Former President Obama holds first in-person campaign event for Joe Biden

Former President Barack Obama hit the campaign trail Wednesday, holding his first in-person event for Joe Biden in Philadelphia. Biden is hoping to flip..
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Race for the White House: Obama delivers cutting take down of Trump

Former United States President Barack Obama made a blistering and personal speech on behalf of the Democratic ticket in Pennsylvania, just two weeks out from the..
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Senate Republicans prepare for possible "post-Trump world"

"I don't think you can find a Republican in Washington who thinks President Trump is going to win reelection," said one strategist.
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Poll: Biden and Trump tied in Georgia as Democrats try to flip Senate seats

Greg Bluestein, a political reporter for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, spoke to "Red and Blue" host Elaine Quijano about the state of the races for president..
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Biden Has Narrow Lead in Iowa, and Senate Race Is Tight, Poll Shows

The latest New York Times/Siena College poll shows President Trump struggling in a state he won comfortably in 2016 and Senator Joni Ernst facing a tough..
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Judge Barrett at Capitol, meets with GOP senators

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice nominee Amy Coney Barrett is on Capitol Hill Wednesday meeting with Republican Senators as the Senate Judiciary Committee is..
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Lindsey Graham And Jaime Harrison Are Nearly Tied [Video]

Lindsey Graham And Jaime Harrison Are Nearly Tied

Former state legislator Jaime Harrison is challenging GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham. He is hoping to take Lindsey Graham's spot for US Senate in South Carolina. Graham is one of the most high-profile Republican Senators and a vocal supporter of Trump. Graham is seeking a fourth term to office in 2020, according to Business Insider. Harrison is putting up a formidable fight in deep-red South Carolina, narrowly outpacing Graham.

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Trump Casts Doubt on Stimulus Deal as Republicans Resist a Possible Compromise

Even as Nancy Pelosi and Steven Mnuchin continued to narrow their differences, the president said Democrats were holding out for too much, suggesting he was..
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House GOP write letter to Amtrak CEO questioning Joe Biden's campaign train tour

House Republicans said they will push an inquiry into Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's use of an Amtrak charter train to campaign.

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