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Does the Lincoln Project deserve credit for Biden’s 2020 win?

The president called Steve Schmidt to ‘say thank you for the group’s work helping him get elected’

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Politics

Kyle Rittenhouse takes on his QAnon lawyers

He tells Tucker that Lin Wood and John Pierce deliberately tried to keep him in jail

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Politics

All hail President Kamala!

The nuclear football was in the hands of a woman for the first time ever on Friday

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Politics

Kamala Harris, unprotected

Is Biden hanging his VP out to dry? Her allies think so…

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Politics

The non-scandal of Glenn Youngkin’s ‘Oriental’ prom night

In the Eighties, the incoming Virginia governor wore a tux to a prom. Could that have swung the election?

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Politics

Cheers to drunk politicians

Michigan’s attorney general shouldn’t apologize for having too much fun

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Politics

WATCH: Kamala Harris adopts bizarre French accent in Paris

The French were already mystified as to what Harris is doing in Paris

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Policy

Washington’s Metro mess

More subway woes have brought our nation’s capital city to a halt

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Politics

No sex, please, we’re national conservatives

Policy orgy in Orlando marred by drunken journalists

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Politics

Maryland gubernatorial candidates push child vax mandates

Will Maryland follow Virginia and elect another Republican?

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Politics

Ayanna Pressley cuts the cord

The Squad member’s staff accidentally admit they’ve been sending her constituents to voicemail

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Politics

Moves Like Macker: a short history of Terry McAuliffe’s terrible dancing

The Democratic candidate for Virginia governor has a strong claim to the title of worst boogier inside the Beltway

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Politics

Biden’s fright night in Virginia

The President stumped for Terry McAuliffe one week before Election Day

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