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Homeowners with Trump Yard Signs Receive Ominous Warning

‘You have been identified by our group as being a Trump supporter.”Thus begins the text of threatening letters recently sent to homeowners with Trump yard signs in New Hampshire. The letters continue, “We recommend that you check your home insurance policy and make [sure] that it is current and that it has adequate coverage for fire damage. You have been given ‘Fair Warning.’”The menacing notes are just the latest example of the threats, theft, and electoral shenanigans surrounding the final day...
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DC Project to Host 3-Gun Match Fundraiser ~VIDEO

U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Halloween 2020 will find the DC Project hosting their largest fundraiser of the year. The DC Project Team Match will be held at the scenic Reveille Peak Ranch in Burnet, TX, and runs from October 30 through November 1. The weekend kicks off with a fundraising banquet on Friday, followed by a two-day, team 3-gun match on Saturday and Sunday. The DC Project Team Match and banquet benefit our Second Amendment advocacy efforts and provides an excellent opportunity to suppo...
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Trump campaign, North Carolina Republicans ask justices to stop extension of absentee-ballot deadline (updated)

Two days after three judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit urged them to “take this case up to the Supreme Court immediately,” the Trump campaign and North Carolina Republicans did exactly that, asking the justices to block an extension of the deadline for absentee ballots in that state to nine days after the election. Timothy Moore, the Republican speaker of the state’s House of Representatives, and Philip Berger, the highest-ranking Republican in the state’s senate, told the ...
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Jack Ma's $200 billion Chinese fintech firm Ant Group just got the green-light from China for its monster IPO this month. Here's how the company went from an ant-sized startup to PayPal rival.

Jack Ma in China in 2019. Wang HE/Getty Images Ant Group, an affiliate fintech company of Chinese retail behemoth Alibaba, is gearing up to go public with an anticipated $200 billion valuation. The company was formed in 2014 to run Alipay, a ubiquitous digital payment service used by millions of Chinese shoppers. Here's what we know about Ant Group, whose IPO could catapult the fintech firm past the world's most established financial institutions, like Goldman Sachs. Visit Business Insider...
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United States: CARES Act Developments And Newly Proposed Fiscal Stimulus Legislation As Of October 16, 2020 - Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

This week FinCEN issued an advisory regarding COVID-19-related unemployment insurance fraud, and legislation was introduced in the House of Representatives that would expand corporate tax incentives to invest in ...
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'I did not vote for President Trump': Mitt Romney says he's already cast his ballot in the 2020 election but wouldn't say if he voted for Biden

Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah. AP Photo/Rick Bowmer Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah said on Wednesday that he did not cast a ballot for President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election, according to CNN. Romney was a leading GOP presidential candidate in 2008 and served as the party's standard bearer in 2012. Romney was the only Republican senator who voted to convict Trump in his impeachment trial. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the GOP president...
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Tom Cotton is already laying the groundwork in New Hampshire for a 2024 presidential run

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Republican Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas was spotted in New Hampshire on Monday during his second visit to campaign for down-ballot Republicans in a state worth two electoral votes. The pair of candidates Cotton stumped for remain relative long shots in their bids to unseat Democratic incumbents in the House and Senate respectively, and Democratic nominee Joe Biden is leading President Donald Trump by an average of 11 perc...
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Progressive Groups Call to Impeach AG Barr in Effort to Delay Supreme Court Confirmation

More than 20 progressive groups signed a letter Tuesday urging House Democrats to impeach Attorney General Bill Barr in an attempt to delay Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation vote until after the November 3 election.In a letter addressed to House speaker Nancy Pelosi, groups including Demand Progress, Our Revolution, and the Sunrise Movement outlined a list of what they consider impeachable offenses by the attorney general.The letter reads:> Dozens of members of your caucus a...
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United States: Bill Proposes Continuation Of FDA Rare Pediatric Disease Priority Review Vouchers - Morrison & Foerster LLP

The House of Representatives recently passed a proposed bill that encourages treatments for rare pediatric diseases by prolonging the authority of Health and Human Services to issue priority review vouchers.
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Warren Buffett may have slashed his Wells Fargo stake because the bank ignored his advice and hired a Wall Street CEO

Bill Pugliano / Stringer / Getty Images Warren Buffett may have cut his Wells Fargo holdings because the bank's board went against his advice and hired a Wall Street chief as its new CEO, Bloomberg said.The famed investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO told the Financial Times last year that Wells Fargo should hire someone from outside Wall Street or risk angering Congress. "That's just not smart," he said.Buffett's company has owned shares in the bank for more than 30 years, but it has sla...
Tags: New York, California, Wall Street, Senate, US, Trends, Bank Of America, Bloomberg, House Of Representatives, Warren Buffett, Fargo, Berkshire, Financial Times, Wells Fargo, Buffett, Rbc


Justices take up border-wall, “remain in Mexico” cases

The Supreme Court announced on Monday morning that it would take up two cases arising out of the Trump administration’s effort to stem immigration through the United States’ border with Mexico. The justices granted review to weigh in on the long-running dispute over the funding for President Donald Trump’s border wall, as well as the legality of the Trump administration’s “remain in Mexico” policy, which allows the Department of Homeland Security to return immigrants seeking asylum to Mexico whi...
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Monday round-up

The Supreme Court’s 2020-21 docket continues to slowly fill up. The justices announced late Friday that they will hear oral argument on Nov. 30 in Trump v. New York, a high-profile dispute over the Trump administration’s plan to exclude people who are living in the country illegally from the census-based population counts that are used to reapportion seats in the House of Representatives. And the justices may decide to add one or more cases on Monday morning, when they are expected to release or...
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What happens if the House has to decide the next president?

A bitterly divided country, deadlocked in a 269-269 Electoral College tie, turns to the House of Representatives to select the next president.
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Biden calls controversial New York Post story about his son Hunter a 'smear campaign'

Associated Press/Evan Vucci, AP Joe Biden on Friday pushed back against the explosive New York Post article that circulated this week alleging that his son Hunter tried to set up a meeting with a Ukrainian official while he was still vice president, a narrative long pushed by President Trump. "I have no response," Biden said when asked about the report. Trump, Steve Bannon, and Rudy Giuliani have long maintained that Hunter Biden was conducting secret business affairs with the Ukrainian g...
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Court fast-tracks census appeal

The Supreme Court announced on Friday afternoon that it would expedite an appeal by the Trump administration in a dispute over the administration’s plan to exclude people who are in the country illegally from the state-by-state breakdown of the population for use in the allocation of seats in the House of Representatives. The justices will hear oral argument in Trump v. New York on Nov. 30, just over one month before a report by the secretary of commerce containing that information is required t...
Tags: New York, Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, United States, House, House Of Representatives, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Trump, Howe, Electoral College, Merits Cases, Wilbur Ross, Amy Coney Barrett


Petitions of the week: “Bad Spaniels,” false testimony and more

Photo from Page 11 of Jack Daniel’s Properties’ Petition for Certiorari This week we highlight cert petitions that ask the Supreme Court to decide, among other things, how humor affects trademark liability and the extent of a prosecutor’s duty to correct false testimony. Jack Daniel’s Properties Inc. v. VIP Products LLC is a trademark case between the Tennessee whiskey distillery and an Arizona company that produces chew toys for dogs. In addition to selling liquor, Jack Daniel’s licenses its...
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GOP lawmakers ask FBI if it had Hunter Biden laptop during Trump's impeachment

More than a dozen GOP members of the US House of Representatives have asked the FBI to reveal if the agency was in possession of the...
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Appeals court potentially saves House subpoena power with ruling in McGahn case

A federal appeals court in Washington stepped in to potentially save the subpoena power of the US House of Representatives, wiping away on Thursday a previous court ruling that made it essentially impossible for the House to force a witness's testimony without passing a new law.
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In conservative South Carolina, Lindsey Graham should have cruised to an easy reelection this year. Jaime Harrison had other plans.

Jaime Harrison, the Democratic Senate nominee in South Carolina, is locked in a tight race with Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham. Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images Former state Democratic Party chairman Jaime Harrison is challenging three-term GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham for the US Senate in South Carolina. Once thought to be a safe hold for the Republicans, the Senate race has become part of the expanded Democratic calculus for winning a Senate majority. Several major polls, including surve...
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Supreme Court Ends Democratic Lawmakers’ Anti-Corruption Lawsuit Against Trump

The justices refused to hear an appeal by 215 Senate and House of Representatives Democrats of a lower court ruling.
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Possible data breach in travel software, racial data missing in state COVID-19 counts, tech billionaire donates 1M masks, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaiian family in an ocean pond ©2020 All Hawaii News Hawaii COVID-19 Data For Race And Ethnicity Is Missing. Leaders across many Pacific Islander communities have been working to prevent COVID-19 infections from increasing. Civil Beat.Advocates worry immigrant, working families struggling to get by amid pandemic woes. A new advocacy group said that the backlog in unemployment claims is hitting immigrant and working-class families hard. Hawaii News Now.Potential data breach exposed in st...
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Can Anything Short Of Outright Repeal Cure The Impecilities Of The Electoral College?

For the Balkinization Symposium on  Alexander Keyssar, Why Do We Still Have the Electoral College? (Harvard University Press, 2020), and Jesse Wegman, Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College (St. Martin's Press, 2020). All three of the books have as one of their dominant motifs the sheer difficulty, if not practical impossibility, of amending the Constitution.   Wegman and Foley, in particular, structure their affirmative proposals around this re...
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Reflection And Choice About A True Constitutional Imbecility

For the Balkinization Symposium on  Alexander Keyssar, Why Do We Still Have the Electoral College? (Harvard University Press, 2020), and Jesse Wegman, Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College (St. Martin's Press, 2020). Although this symposium was originally envisioned as discussing only Jesse Wegman’s Let the People Pick the President:  The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College and Alex Keyssar’s Why Do We Still Have the Electoral College?, I ...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Supreme Court, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, Massachusetts, Court, Alabama, Atlanta, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Gop, United States, Wyoming


Ben Sasse: Democrats ending filibuster and expanding Supreme Court would be 'suicide bombing' of government

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Nebraska) on Capitol Hill. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Sen. Ben Sasse slammed Joe Biden and Senate Democrats for declining to state their position on expanding the Supreme Court and called out the party for considering an elimination of the filibuster, according to The Hill. "What they're really talking about — or refusing to talk about — is the suicide bombing of two branches of government," Sasse said. Joe Biden has stated that he'll express his posi...
Tags: Supreme Court, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, United States, House Of Representatives, Nebraska, Fox News, Biden, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Trump, Chris Wallace, Barrett, Ben Sasse, Sasse


Ben Sasse: Court Packing Is ‘Suicide Bombing of Two Branches of Government’

Senator Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) on Sunday called Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s refusal to say whether he would add seats to the Supreme Court if elected “grotesque,” saying court packing amounts to the “suicide bombing of two branches of government.”“It’s grotesque that Vice President Biden won’t answer that really basic question,” Sasse said in an appearance on Fox News Sunday. “And it isn’t just one branch of government, what they’re really talking about or refusing to talk about, i...
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Reflection And Choice About A True Constituitonal Imbecility

For the Balkinization Symposium on  Alexander Keyssar, Why Do We Still Have the Electoral College? (Harvard University Press, 2020), and Jesse Wegman, Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College (St. Martin's Press, 2020). Although this symposium was originally envisioned as discussing only Jesse Wegman’s Let the People Pick the President:  The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College and Alex Keyssar’s Why Do We Still Have the Electoral College?, I ...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Supreme Court, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, Massachusetts, Court, Alabama, Atlanta, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Gop, United States, Wyoming


Ted Cruz says the November election could be a 'bloodbath of Watergate proportions' for the GOP

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) speaks at a committee hearing in Washington. Greg Nash-Pool/Getty Images GOP Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas said on Friday that the party could experience "a bloodbath of Watergate proportions" in the November elections. "If people are going back to work, if they're optimistic, if they're positive about the future, we could see a fantastic election," Cruz said. Cruz was referring to the Watergate scandal, which prompted then-President Richard Nixon to resign from the presid...
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Elections 2020: In the 25th Congressional District, grassroots campaigns collide in Trump-era showdown

Congressional District 25 The District:  The district leans toward more registered Democrats than Republicans. Once known for its heavy conservative ties, it’s changing. It blankets parts of two counties, L.A. and Ventura. It includes an area from Porter Ranch to Simi Valley to the Santa Clarita Valley, and to the Antelope Valley. It’s diverse in terms of its political inclinations. Notable spots in the area include the Reagan Library, Edwards Air Force Base (also in the 26th Congressional), t...
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Individual races in the House of Representatives may matter more than usual this year

Individual races in the House of Representatives may matter more than usual this year.
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Top Democrat Nancy Pelosi expresses concern over UK approach to approving Covid-19 vaccine

One of the Democratic Party’s most senior figures has openly criticised the UK’s system for approving a Covid-19 vaccine, suggesting that the process for ensuring its safety is not as rigorous as that followed in America. Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic speaker of the House of Representatives - one half of the US Congress - made the unexpected comment during a press conference on Friday. She said that people must be “very careful” about the UK drive to approve a vaccine, suggesting that America'...
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