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In Deep Red Tennessee, Senate Candidate Marquita Bradshaw Talks Environmental Justice

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["ASSOCIATED PRESS The effects of pollution on her neighborhood in South Memphis, Tennessee, fueled Marquita Bradshaw's commitment to environmental justice at a young age. the Democrat hopes to ride her focus on envir...

Minn. GOP State Senate Warns Only Republicans Of COVID Outbreak

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["Observers were stunned this week when Minnesota GOP legislative officials urgently warned only Republicans about a serious COVID-19 outbreak in the State Senate. No one said a word to Democratic politicians or staff...

Mitch McConnell Beats Amy McGrath To Win Reelection In Kentucky Senate Race

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["AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell won a seventh term in Washington by defeating former Marine fighter pilot Amy McGrath in a high-profile contest. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCon...

Senate Blocks Confirmation Of Trump’s Federal Reserve Nominee Judy Shelton

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["The Senate on Tuesday narrowly voted to block the confirmation of Judy Shelton, President Donald Trump’s controversial pick to join the Federal Reserve’s seven-member board of governors. In a procedural vote on whet...

John Cornyn Hangs On To Beat M.J. Hegar In Texas Senate Race

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["Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) is projected to win against Democratic challenger M.J. Hegar to keep his Senate seat and increase the odds of the GOP holding on to control of the chamber, ABC and NBC reported Tuesday. De...

Dianne Feinstein Won’t Seek Senate Judiciary Leadership After Backlash

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["Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Calif.) said Monday that she will not seek a leadership position in any of the chamber’s committees next year, including the coveted Senate Judiciary Committee where she currently serves as th...

Lindsey Graham Holds On To South Carolina Senate Seat Amid Well-Funded Challenge

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["Sen. Lindsey Graham is projected to win a fourth term in Congress, clinching a victory over Democrat Jaime Harrison.   Graham had won 54% of the vote as of Tuesday night. The win ensures that one of the most powerfu...

Obama Says Georgia Senate Runoffs Will Determine Course Of Biden’s Presidency

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["Former President Barack Obama urged Georgians to vote in upcoming runoff Senate races, saying the outcomes will “determine ultimately the course of the Biden presidency.”  “You are now once again the center of our c...

Former Auburn Coach Tommy Tuberville Wins Alabama Senate Race

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["Doug Benc via Getty Images Head coach Tommy Tuberville of the Auburn Tigers celebrates after his team's victory over the Alabama Crimson Tide at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Nov. 24, 2007 in Auburn, Alabama. Republican To...

Trump’s ‘Stupid’ Gov. Kemp Call ‘Bordered On Criminality’: Former Senate Leader Harry Reid

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["President Donald Trump’s Saturday phone call to Georgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp “bordered on criminality,” former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) told CNN. Trump called Kemp to demand that the govern...

Georgia Senate Special Election: Raphael Warnock, Kelly Loeffler Set For Runoff

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["Brynn Anderson/Associated Press Democrat Raphael Warnock will face Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) in a Jan. 5 runoff election. Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R) and Democrat Raphael Warnock are set to face off in a Jan. 5 runoff...

Tonight: Kelly Loeffler And Raphael Warnock To Face Off In Georgia Senate Debate

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["ATLANTA (AP) — Candidates for one of two U.S. Senate seats still hanging in the balance will face off in a debate that is drawing strong interest beyond Georgia. That is because the seat — now held by incumbent Repu...

Trump Told Donors That It Will Be ‘Very Tough’ For Republicans To Hold Senate: Report

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["President Donald Trump told donors at a private fundraising event that it will be “very tough” for Republicans to hold the Senate, The Washington Post reported. An unnamed source who attended the $250,000 a ticket f...

Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith Holds On To Mississippi Senate Seat

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["Olivier Douliery/Pool via ASSOCIATED PRESS Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) won her Senate seat in 2018 in a special election against Mike Espy. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) is projected to win reelection, accordi...

Puerto Rico Becomes Flashpoint In Jon Ossoff’s Senate Race In Georgia

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["Getty Images Former Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D), at right, has withdrawn his support from Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff's Senate campaign pending assurances about Puerto Rican self-determination. Former Rep. Luis Gutiérre...

Senate Advances Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court Nomination

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["The U.S. Senate voted Sunday in a rare weekend session to advance Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court, setting up a final vote to confirm President Donald Trump’s pick on Monday, a little over a mont...

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