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Warren and Trump Speeches Attack Corruption, but Two Different Kinds - The New York Times
Warren and Trump Speeches Attack Corruption, but Two Different Kinds  The New York TimesIn New York, Senator Elizabeth Warren described a government compromised by the influence of the wealthy. President Trump, in New Mexico, denounced a ...[read more]

Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis - The New York Times
Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis  The New York TimesMr. Gillis was dropped by “Saturday Night Live” after making racist comments about Asian-Americans and using a slur to refer to Mr. Yang, a presidential ...[read more]

Legendary journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts dies at 75 - ABC News
Legendary journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts dies at 75  ABC NewsRenowned ABC News journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died at the age of 75. Roberts won countless awards, including three Emmys, ...[read more]

Scott Fitzgerald announces run for Congress - Madison.com
Scott Fitzgerald announces run for Congress  Madison.comRepublican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald announced he's running for Congress on Milwaukee talk radio Tuesday morning, making official a bid he ...[read more]

White, male and middle class: why Britain’s political parties must change - The Guardian
White, male and middle class: why Britain’s political parties must change  The GuardianAcross the board, memberships remain hugely unrepresentative. Parties must do much more to reach out, says politics professor and author Tim Bale.[read more]

Tories knew probation service was 'a mess', says ex-minister - The Guardian
Tories knew probation service was 'a mess', says ex-minister  The GuardianThe former justice secretary Chris Grayling was warned repeatedly by members of the Tory party not to part-privatise the probation *service*, according to an ...[read more]

Politicians are being unrealistic about what it will take to save Social Security - MarketWatch
Politicians are being unrealistic about what it will take to save Social Security  MarketWatchWhy expect our kids to pay more to stabilize Social Security for our benefit when we won't do it ourselves?[read more]

Netanyahu fights for his political life as Israel heads to the polls - NBCNews.com
Netanyahu fights for his political life as Israel heads to the polls  NBCNews.comIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was fighting for his political life Tuesday as the country heads to the polls in an unprecedented do-over election.[read more]

Political Cornflakes: Trump campaign tries to rally the Latino vote - Salt Lake Tribune
Political Cornflakes: Trump campaign tries to rally the Latino vote  Salt Lake TribunePresident Donald Trump, whose crackdown on illegal immigration and incendiary rhetoric about Latinos have been hallmarks of his first term, made a direct ...[read more]

Expanding direct democracy won't make Americans feel better about politics - The Conversation - US
Expanding direct democracy won't make Americans feel better about politics  The Conversation - USCitizens voting directly on policy seems like a good idea. But that led to the Brexit mess in the UK. In the US, two scholars say direct democracy deepens distrust ...[read more]