Report shows Arizona’s newly naturalized voters could play key role in midterms

Report shows Arizona’s newly naturalized voters could play key role in midterms

This post was originally published on this siteA new report released this week highlights the “outsized role” that newly naturalized voters could play in Arizona, a key swing state.

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White House asks Congress for $13.7B in Ukraine-related funding

White House asks Congress for $13.7B in Ukraine-related funding

This post was originally published on this siteThe White House on Friday asked Congress to approve $13.7 billion to address Russia’s continued military invasion of Ukraine as part of a short-term funding bill. The Biden administration is requesting that Congress authorize $11.7 billion in additional security and economic assistance for...

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U.S. Added 315,000 Jobs in August

U.S. Added 315,000 Jobs in August

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. employers added jobs in August at a slower but still solid pace in a tight labor market. The jobless rate rose to 3.7%.

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What to Expect from the January 6th Hearings Reboot

What to Expect from the January 6th Hearings Reboot

January 6th Committee members this week began teasing sneak peeks into what the public can expect when the House panel reboots its televised hearings on the attack on the U.S. Capitol. There’s still no exact date for the next hearing, but Committee member Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), said she expects...

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Frustrations mount in southern US city without running water

Frustrations mount in southern US city without running water

This post was originally published on this site The 150,000 residents of Jackson, the capital of the southern US state of Mississippi, endured a fourth straight day without clean running water Thursday, with authorities urging those who still had supplies to shower with their mouths closed. The city, where 80...

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Wall Street Is in Denial Over the Economy

Wall Street Is in Denial Over the Economy

This post was originally published on this siteEveryone, from corporate CEOs to investors, is too focused on the still decent nominal data when the inflation-adjusted numbers tell a more dire story.

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Texas, Arizona bus migrants to U.S. cities, and now Chicago. Here’s what could happen next

Texas, Arizona bus migrants to U.S. cities, and now Chicago. Here’s what could happen next

This post was originally published on this siteThousands of migrants are being bused from the border to New York, Washington and now Chicago. Advocates say the plans could backfire on the states that started them     

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Why the world is worried about a nuclear disaster in Ukraine

Why the world is worried about a nuclear disaster in Ukraine

This post was originally published on this siteThe world’s nuclear watchdog is visiting the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine this week amid concerns sparked by shelling around the plant. Rafael Grossi, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), warned last month that military action around the plant...

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With sour economy, Republicans see opening with Asian American voters in midterm elections

With sour economy, Republicans see opening with Asian American voters in midterm elections

This post was originally published on this siteThe GOP hopes to grow their share of AAPI (Asian American and Pacific Islander) voters in midterm elections on the economy, crime and education.     

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Biden’s speech walks a fine line in its attack on MAGA Republicans

Biden’s speech walks a fine line in its attack on MAGA Republicans

This post was originally published on this site In his Thursday evening address to the nation, President Biden chooses a risky strategy of criticizing elected GOP officials while trying not to alienate Republican voters. (Image credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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