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Goodbye 'godsend': Expiration of child tax credits hits home

For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit — a...
Dana Nessel

Michigan AG asks feds to investigate fake GOP electors

Michigan's attorney general is asking federal prosecutors to open a criminal investigation into 16 Republicans who submitted false certificates stating they were the state's...
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine

Ohio Supreme Court rules that GOP gerrymander is 'unconstitutional'

Ohio Republicans rammed through a congressional map in November gerrymandered to give them at least 12 of the state's 15 House seats. On Friday,...
New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu

New Hampshire Republicans relentless in their attacks on reproductive health care

New Hampshire has long had a history of supporting abortion rights, but that's changed. Now, clinics that provide abortion in the state are being...
Joe Biden

Biden's clean energy initiative could create 80,000 jobs

The Biden administration on Wednesday announced plans to make a major sale of wind leases off the coasts of New York and New Jersey,...

Election News

Democrat wins Florida House seat that GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis kept...

Democratic nominee Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick overwhelmingly won a Florida congressional election on Tuesday. Due to Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis' refusal to schedule a timely special...

8 House Republicans caught in ethics scandals are campaigning for reelection

Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) announced this week that he is seeking a 10th term representing Nebraska's 1st Congressional District, even though he is under...

Fact check: 3 reasons the GOP's 'bare shelves' attacks on Biden...

Republican elected officials and conservative outlets like Fox News have sought to blame President Joe Biden's administration for "empty shelves" at supermarkets, but several...