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Pandemic may give rise to a progressive new era if White House economic team has its way

Pandemic may give rise to a progressive new era if White House economic team has its way

As they chart the country’s tentative economic recovery, White House officials see possibility in the wake of the pandemic — an opportunity to dive full bore into pursuing the most transformative progressive policies in decades. Holed up in offices in the cavernous Eisenhower Executive Office Building, top White House economic officials are combing through reams…MORE

Pennsylvania’s Democratic Senate race raises simmering divisions inside the party

Pennsylvania’s Democratic Senate race raises simmering divisions inside the party

In the beginning stages of Pennsylvania’s high stakes Democratic Senate primary, even the most progressive of candidates are downplaying the label. Republican Sen. Pat Toomey’s decision to retire next year means that for the first time in more than a decade, voters in what has become one of the country’s most hotly contested swing states…MORE

Frustration grows at US military bases overseas over slow pace of vaccine rollout

Frustration grows at US military bases overseas over slow pace of vaccine rollout

Many members of the American military and their family members stationed outside the US are growing increasingly frustrated at the pace of the coronavirus vaccine rollout on overseas bases which is lagging behind the continental US. Military families based in Europe are fully reliant on military health clinics at their bases to receive vaccines. They…MORE

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