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U.S. Election: Biden campaign says it will fight Trump’s ‘outrageous’ push to stop vote count; Trump wins Florida and Texas, while Biden takes Arizona, Maine

Americans have cast their votes for President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden, selecting a leader to steer a nation battered by a surging pandemic that has killed more than 231,000 people, cost millions their jobs and reshaped daily life. Here are the latest election… Read More »U.S. Election: Biden campaign says it will fight Trump’s ‘outrageous’ push to stop vote count; Trump wins Florida and Texas, while Biden takes Arizona, Maine

Pelosi seeks to expand Democrat majority, block Trump if U.S. election ends in House – National

A single House race in Montana could determine the presidential election. Or it could be one in Minnesota. Or Pennsylvania, Florida, Michigan or even Alaska — all districts where Speaker Nancy Pelosi has set out to not only expand the House majority but to tip… Read More »Pelosi seeks to expand Democrat majority, block Trump if U.S. election ends in House – National

Biden’s comments on race could alienate young Black voters, lawmakers say – National

Joe Biden’s controversial remarks about race this week risk alienating young Black voters who despise President Donald Trump but are not inspired by his Democratic rival. When pressed by Errol Barnett of CBS News on whether he’d taken a cognitive test, Biden responded that the… Read More »Biden’s comments on race could alienate young Black voters, lawmakers say – National

Biden promises economic agenda will fight racial inequality – National

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden promised Tuesday that his economic agenda would combat long-standing racial inequalities as he sought to draw another sharp contrast with President Donald Trump. Biden said the Republican president is exacerbating social discord across the country, including by sending federal authorities… Read More »Biden promises economic agenda will fight racial inequality – National

Geoffrey Berman, attorney ousted by Barr, will testify privately before Congress

WASHINGTON—Geoffrey S. Berman, the former top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who was abruptly dismissed last month, has agreed to testify in a closed-door hearing before lawmakers next week as part of an inquiry into potential politicization at the Justice Department, according to a House Judiciary… Read More »Geoffrey Berman, attorney ousted by Barr, will testify privately before Congress