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Republican Reps. Andrew Clyde and Marjorie Taylor Greene knock GOP-led redistricting process in Georgia

From left, GOP Reps. Scott Perry of Pennsylvania, Andrew Clyde of Georgia, Ralph Norman of South Carolina, and Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia attend a House Freedom Caucus news conference outside the Capitol on August 23, 2021.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Reps. Clyde and Greene railed against their party's newly-approved congressional lines in Georgia. Clyde was drawn out of his district, while more liberal areas were added to Greene's seat. Despite the changes, ...
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Inside Spring Health's burnout culture

Hello,Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm healthcare editor Leah Rosenbaum, and today in healthcare news:Workers at Spring Health say the founder contributed to a culture of panic and burnout;These are the 5 most common side-effects from the COVID-19 booster shots;A judge found that CVS, Walgreens and Walmart fueled the opioid epidemic. If you're new to this newsletter, sign up here. Comments, tips? Email me at [email protected] or tweet @leah_rosenbaum. Let's get to it...First, ...
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The 5 most common booster shot side effects, according to 11,290 people in the US who've gotten boosted

71-year-old Frank Mallone receives a Pfizer COVID-19 booster shot at the Safeway on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, on October 4, 2021.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Booster shots are now being offered to all adults in the US. Side effects of third COVID-19 shots tend to be milder than the second, according to early CDC data. Fatigue, fever, and headaches are still common for a day or two after a booster.  Booster shots are now available to every adult vaccinated against COVID...
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The 5 most common booster-shot side effects, according to 11,290 people in the US who've gotten boosters

Frank Mallone, 71, received a Pfizer COVID-19 booster shot at the Safeway on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on October 4.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. via Getty Images Booster shots are now being offered to all adults in the US. Side effects of third COVID-19 shots tend to be milder than the second, early CDC data showed. Fatigue, fever, and headaches are still common for a day or two after a booster. Booster shots are now available to every adult vaccinated against COVID-19 in the US — at ...
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Kyrsten Sinema threatened to torpedo Biden's social spending plan if Pelosi didn't hurry up and pass the infrastructure bill, report says

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee markup in Dirksen Building on Wednesday, October 6, 2021.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Sinema threatened to quash Biden's plan that included universal pre-K and childcare assistance if Pelosi didn't speed up on infrastructure, per the NYT. Pelosi cancelled a planned vote on infrastructure in late September due to progressive resistance. Sinema is one of two wild ca...
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Dr. Fauci: Stop 'overthinking' boosters — giving every adult an extra shot will keep people out of hospital

Dr. Anthony Fauci directs the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.Alex Wong/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci wants essentially all vaccinated adults to know that "they can go ahead" and get boosted after 6 months. Fauci says there's "confusion out there" about who should get boosted. "Make it really simple."  "The effect of boost is very, very favorable to preventing people from getting infected," Fauci said. Other experts express caution about over-vaccinating young adult...
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Rep. Adam Schiff says Rep. Paul Gosar has 'no business being in Congress' following edited anime tweet that shows Gosar killing AOC

Rep. Adam Schiff; Rep. Paul Gosar Jim Lo Scalzo; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Rep. Adam Schiff slammed Rep. Paul Gosar in an interview with The View on Tuesday. Schiff said Gosar has "no business being in Congress." Gosar tweeted an edited anime clip that shows him killing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff on Tuesday ripped into Rep. Paul Gosar after the Republican lawmaker tweeted an edited animated video depicting him killing Rep. Alexandria O...
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10 Things in Politics: GOP shocks Dems in Virginia

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected]'s what we're talking about:Glenn Youngkin defeats Democrat Terry McAuliffe in high-stakes Virginia governor's election'Judge Judy' was plagued by sexual-harassment claims, drinking on the job, and racism, former employees sayCDC gives the OK to COVID-19 vaccine fo...
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Biden has faith he will finally get Joe Manchin's vote on his $1.75 trillion economic agenda: 'I believe that Joe will be there'

President Joe Biden; Sen. Joe Manchin Nina Riggio/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Biden said he has faith Sen. Joe Manchin will vote for his $1.75 trillion social-spending plan. But Manchin on Monday expressed concerns with the cost of the bill, saying he needs more "clarity." Democrats want to pass both the infrastructure and reconciliation bills before Thanksgiving. President Joe Biden has been at the United Nations climate summit...
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Kyrsten Sinema voices support for minimum corporate tax, breathing life into key funding source for Biden's agenda

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee markup in Dirksen Building on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Kyrsten Sinema backed a minimum corporate tax on Tuesday, giving new life to Biden's spending plans. The proposal would tax large firms' profits at 15% and is estimated to raise between $300 billion and $400 billion. Democrats are scrambling to finalize new tax proposals as t...
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WATCH: Sen. Kyrsten Sinema ignores a woman asking about her opposition to Biden's social spending bill: 'Your constituents are suffering'

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee markup in Dirksen Building on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Sen. Kyrsten Sinema ignored a woman at the airport asking her questions about Biden's Build Back Better plan. "Sorry about this," Sinema told GOP. Sen. Tim Scott, who was walking beside her at the airport. Sinema is a key Democratic vote to pass Biden's massive spending bill....
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10 Things in Politics: Dem donors snipe over 2024

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected]'s what we're talking about:Buttigieg's 2020 donors are talking 2024. They aren't happy with Kamala Harris' performance and think a contingency plan should be ready in case Biden backs out.​​Investigators say Democratic lawmaker's stock trades most likely viola...
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Biden is worried the 'prestige' of the US 'is on the line' as Joe Manchin demands major cuts to Democrats' plan to fight the climate crisis

President Joe Biden; Sen. Joe Manchin Nina Riggio/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Sen. Joe Manchin opposed a major provision in Democrats' social-spending bill to fight climate change. Biden said this puts the "prestige" of the US at risk ahead of a UN climate summit next week. Failure to pass substantial climate provisions could jeopardize Biden's goal to cut emissions in half by 2030. Democrats are working to come to terms...
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AOC appeared to dunk on Kyrsten Sinema as progressives and moderates feud, saying there isn't anything 'maverick' about protecting the rich

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz.; Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc/Getty Images; J. Scott Applewhite, File/Associated Press Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appeared to criticize Sen. Kyrsten Sinema in a tweet on Saturday. The tweet came after a report suggested Sinema wanted to be a "maverick" like Sen. John McCain. Ocasio-Cortez said there "isn't anything maverick" about protecting the rich over working families. See more stories on Insider's business...
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Biden's infrastructure plans are a huge rebuke to Reaganite economic policy, but about a dozen Democrats aren't ready to let go

President Joe Biden; Sen. Joe Manchin Nina Riggio/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Democrats wants to shrug off Reagonomics, which slashed social safety nets and taxes on the wealthy. President Joe Biden's massive infrastructure proposals would do just that. But some moderates are holding out and holding up the passage of the full agenda. See more stories on Insider's business page. Democrats have endured 40 years of living...
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As the US defense budget inches closer to $800 billion, critics say more money doesn't buy what the military really needs

The House Armed Services Committee at the start of the markup hearing of the National Defense Authorization Act, September 1, 2021. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images The defense budget emerged from the House Armed Services Committee this month with an extra $23.9 billion. That pushes the total in the bill to nearly $778 billion, a 5% increase over what was enacted last year. Democrats and others balked at the increase, arguing more money won't solve US national-security cha...
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Biden told Sen. Joe Manchin to support his $1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus because 'if you don't come along, you're really fucking me,' book says

President Joe Biden; Sen. Joe Manchin Nina Riggio/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images President Joe Biden called Sen. Joe Manchin as the Senate prepared to advance the $1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill. Biden told Manchin in a March 5 phone call: "If you don't come along, you're really fucking me." The reporting was revealed in a new book by Washington Post editor Bob Woodward and reporter Robert Costa. See more stories o...
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Joe Manchin's inflation worries are threatening Biden's agenda, but we might have just passed the peak hysteria over runaway price hikes

President Joe Biden's agenda depends on winning the support of Sen. Joe Manchin, and that depends on how he thinks inflation will get. Nina Riggio/San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images People have been worried about runaway inflation all summer, including Sen. Joe Manchin, but the latest CPI report showed a slowdown. Some of the big pandemic-era drivers of inflation, like used cars, started falling back to earth. Other worrisome "stic...
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House Democrats propose renewing Biden's $300 monthly checks to families until 2025 in social spending package

Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images House Democrats want to renew the Biden child tax credit until 2025. But that may set off a clash with Senate Democrats who are weighing a shorter timeline. The vast majority of American families can receive cash from the benefit program. See more stories on Insider's business page. House Democrats are pressing to renew the revamped child tax credit through 2025, potentially setting up a clash with their Senate counterparts who are eyein...
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AOC breaks down basic biology after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said women who are raped have 6 weeks to get an abortion

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., on Monday, August 24, 2020. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images/Pool Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said women who have been raped have six weeks to get an abortion. AOC said Abbott lacked knowledge of basic biology and six weeks means two weeks late on a period. She explained that things like stress and diet could cause someone's period to be late. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called Texas ...
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AOC breaks down basic biology after Gov. Greg Abbott said women raped in Texas had 6 weeks to get an abortion

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., on Monday, August 24, 2020. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images/Pool Gov. Greg Abbott said women had six weeks after being raped to get abortions under Texas' new law. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said he lacked knowledge of basic biology. She said six weeks meant two weeks late on a period - assuming the person's period wasn't late. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York cri...
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Ted Cruz told the millions of Americans who lost their unemployment benefits on Labor Day to 'um, get a job?'

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, asks a question during the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Cruz tweeted "Um, get a job?" in response to news that unemployment benefits expired for jobless Americans. Twitter users criticized Cruz for his insensitivity and his lack of understanding of the situation. It is estimated that more than 7.5 million Americans were affected when three federal pandemic-aid programs end...
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12 weeks of paid family leave made it into Democrats' early plan for $3.5 trillion in social spending

Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Democrats are including 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave in a draft bill. They're hashing out the $3.5 trillion spending plan, which Republicans strongly oppose. Some experts say paid leave translates to higher pay for women. See more stories on Insider's business page. The battle over the Democrats' proposed $3.5 trillion infrastructure plan is just beginning, but the House Ways and Means Committee has already started t...
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GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn says the Capitol rioters were mostly 'normal people' who were 'kind of wandering in'

Rep. Madison Cawthorn said in an exclusive interview with North Carolina news outlet Smoky Mountain News that the Capitol rioters were mostly "normal" people who were "wandering" into the building. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn has doubled down on his defense of the Capitol rioters. Cawthorn told a North Carolina news outlet that most Capitol rioters were "normal people" who were "kind of wandering in." Reports released this week found that Capit...
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GOP Rep. Mo Brooks compared the January 6 committee to the Gestapo and called it 'KGB-like'

Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., conducts a news conference in the Capitol Visitor Center on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images The January 6 committee is seeking the electronic records of some congressmen. Rep. Mo Brooks of Alabama said Wednesday he would "absolutely not" hand over his records. "I really hate the idea that they're trying to turn this into a police state," Brooks said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Mo Brooks criticize...
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A Florida man was indicted on charges of trying to defraud Matt Gaetz and his family out of $25 million

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., is seen during a break in the House Judiciary Committee hearing on policing practices and law enforcement accountability in the Capitol Visitor Center on Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. via Getty Images In March, Rep. Matt Gaetz said his family was being extorted after others learned of a probe into him. The DOJ is investigating allegations that Gaetz had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old. On Tuesday, a Florida man was indicted by ...
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How Wells Fargo CEO Charlie Scharf overhauled the bank's leadership

Wells Fargo CEO Charlie Scharf, pictured, joined the bank from BNY Mellon in 2019. Wells Fargo; Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider Wells Fargo's leadership has changed significantly since CEO Charlie Scharf took over in 2019. Wells has hired many prominent executives from his former firms JPMorgan and BNY Mellon. Insider has tracked in the deepest detail yet how he overhauled leadership after years of scandal. See more stories on Insider's busines...
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The plan to vaccinate America has stalled. These ad execs have some ideas to get it jumpstarted.

Hello!Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Matt Turner, Insider's co-Editor in Chief of business. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android.What we're going over today:How to sell the vaccine to the unvaccinated, according to 6 advertising executives who are pros at persuasion.Spotify spent $230 million on Gimlet. Leaked data shows it's lagging behind other ...
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'Old battles have become new again': Thousands march in Washington, DC, and across the US in push for voting-rights legislation

With the Washington Monument in the background, the Rev. Al Sharpton, center, holds a banner with Martin Luther King, III, and Democratic Reps. Sheila Jackson Lee and Al Green of Texas, during the march to call for sweeping protections against a further erosion of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 on August 28, 2021. AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana Thousands came to Washington and other US cities to push for passage of voting-rights legislation. House Democrats have passed voting legislation, only t...
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Wells' stunning overhaul - Goldman's testing mandate - 'Superday' interview prep

Welcome to Insider Finance. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android.On the agenda today:We took a deep dive into Wells Fargo's massive leadership overhaul.Goldman Sachs will require US employees to get weekly COVID-19 tests.Wall Street firms might ask these 22 questions in "superday" interviews.Let's get started. An exclusive look at Wells Fargo's stunning overhaul Wells Fargo; Tom ...
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