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  • North Carolina lawmaker invites Trump to give State of the Union in state House chamber

    The Speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives invited President Trump on Friday to deliver his second State of the Union address from the statehouse.North Carolina Speaker Tim Moo

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  • House Democrats roll out massive plan to protect elections, protect voters, and strengthen ethics

    House Democrats unveiled a bill Friday that would completely remake American politics if it became law. The For the People Act is a reform package that you’ll see described as “sweeping,” but even that doesn’t do it justice. This thing is huge—here’s just part of what it includes across elections reform, campaign finance reform, and ethics and lobbying reform: Automatic voter registration and same-day voter registration and online voter registration 15 days of early voting End...

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  • Nancy Pelosi won't allow White House officials access to the House floor for State of the Union 'walkthrough'

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructed the Sergeant at Arms to cancel a walkthrough for White House officials preparing the State of the Union address. President Trump wants to go forward with the State of the Union scheduled for January 29, but still needs Pelosi's permission to use the House chamber. Pelosi has already called for postponing the address until the partial government shutdown is over, or having Trump instead submit it in writing. WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is still...

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