A plan by Congressional Democrats to expand the Supreme Court from nine to 13 seats touched upon a hugely controversial episode in American political history.
What is ‘Court Packing,’ and What Are the Latest Democratic Proposals About?
  • 20 April 2021
A plan by congressional Democrats to expand the Supreme Court from nine to 13 seats...
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Which States Ban Giving Food and Water to Voters at Polling Places?
  • 6 April 2021
Georgia's S.B. 202 caused widespread controversy in the spring of 2021 and prompted questions about...
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A QAnon Facebook Group that was linked to the Capitol riot is still active, despite violent content.
QAnon Facebook Group Linked to Capitol Riot Still Active
  • 30 March 2021
The group has also hosted violent rhetoric, QAnon recruitment, and was used to coordinate real-time...
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Trump Supporters Hold "Stop The Steal" Rally In DC Amid Ratification Of Presidential Election
Inside the Secret Chat Where Far-Right Extremists Devised Their Post-Capitol Plans
  • 8 March 2021
Chats from a private Telegram group obtained by ProPublica show how a suspect tied to...
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Misinformation-Spewing Cable Companies Come Under Scrutiny
  • 26 February 2021
If its services help deliver misinformation to your home, what responsibility does Comcast have for...
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When Are US Senators Next Up for Reelection?
  • 18 February 2021
Thirty-four of the 100 U.S. Senate seats will be contested on Nov. 8, 2022.
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Debunking the Myth of Legislative Gridlock
  • 17 February 2021
Laws and policy are being made in the nation’s capital, despite its reputation as suffering...
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Rep. Majorie Taylor Greene Holds Press Conference After Losing Committee Positions
46,218 News Transcripts Show Ideologically Extreme Politicians Get More Airtime
  • 16 February 2021
Extremely conservative and extremely liberal legislators receive far more airtime on cable and broadcast news...
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Facebook Failed To Respond to Dire Emails Ahead of Capitol Riot
  • 12 February 2021
An email exchange between Snopes and Facebook spokespersons documented a failure to respond to a...
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Marjorie Taylor Greene and the Death of the Public Political Apology
  • 9 February 2021
A true apology has to be accompanied with some sincerity and with a sense of...
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Kamala Harris
What Does the Vice President Do?
  • 20 January 2021
The vice presidency has traditionally been a relatively insignificant position, though the office has become...
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Copypasta Falsely Claims Kamala Harris Is ‘Marxist by Association’
  • 19 January 2021
Despite vague assertions in a piece of Facebook copypasta about the incoming vice president's associations,...
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