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Senator Rand Paul Makes Clear Transgender Debate is About More Than Children’s Toys

As the country zeroed in on the topic of transgenderism in children this week, the popular toy company Hasbro decided to de-gender the famous Mr. Potato Head — only to backtrack the very same day after widespread backlash. The Potato Head controversy is just the latest episode in the ongoing effort from both bad-actors and…

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W.V. senator responds to sexism charges after torpedoing Neera Tanden’s affirmation

Neera Tanden’s nomination hangs by a thread as charges of sexism swirl in the Senate, with Democrat Joe Manchin saying his opposition is not personal.

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Time for Senator J.D. Vance?

A surprise Senate seat has opened up in “the Heart of it All.” It is attracting the attention of a who’s who of Buckeyes, including a bestseller made famous in a dyspeptic political era. The post Time for Senator J.D. Vance? appeared first on The American Conservative.

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Senator releases photographs of guy wanted in connection to Capitol Police officer’s death

Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) released photos of a man wanted in connection to U.S. Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick’s death due to injuries sustained during the Capitol riot last week.The Louis…

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Senator says he will challenge Biden election certification

Congress must certify President-elect Biden’s Electoral College win next week, and Missouri Senator Josh Hawley says he will object. The move has drawn fierce criticism from some fellow Republicans, including Senator Ben Sasse.Dec. 31, 2020

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GOP Senator Josh Hawley Will Challenge the Election for Trump on January 6

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) asks questions during a hearing to discuss election security and the 2020 election process on December 16, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington,DC. (Photo by GREG NASH/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)A ridiculous announcement by a high-profile Republican senator just set the stage for some very silly political antics on Jan. 6.That’s because…

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Senator Ron Johnson No Longer Has Constituents; He Has a Boss, a Don

John Nichols He’s planned a hearing to promote fantasies about “irregularities,” and threatens to disrupt certification of the Electoral College vote. The post Senator Ron Johnson No Longer Has Constituents; He Has a Boss, a Don appeared first on The Nation.

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Utah senator singlehandedly blocks bipartisan approval of two new national museums to honor American Latinos and women

Republican Sen. Mike Lee argued that the “last thing we need is to further divide an already divided nation.”

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US senator probed for insider trading

Image copyright AFP Image caption Senator Richard Burr has denied basing his sales on privileged information The US justice department is investigating alleged insider trading by lawmakers who sold stocks just before the coronavirus pandemic sparked a major market downturn, according to US media. Republican Senator Richard Burr is said to be among those to…