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First Lady Jill Biden and President Joe Biden as they approached Marine One on April 29, 2021

A viral video of President Joe Biden picking a dandelion for wife and First Lady Jill Biden has been viewed over one million times. On Thursday, the president and first lady were walking to board the Marine One chopper when Biden stopped to pick a flower for his wife. The couple were on their way to Georgia to celebrate Biden's first hundred days in office and to visit former President Jimmy Carter. The 28-second clip was posted to Twitter by CBS White House Correspondent Weijia Jiang on Thursday afternoon, and has since garnered over 1.4 million views. Many viewers gushed over the video, with one...

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Political Spending At Trump Properties Plunges Sharply

Reprinted with permission from ProPublica

The number of federal political committees that have spent money in the first half of 2021 at Trump Organization properties has dropped dramatically from the same period two years ago, Federal Election Commission filings show. Those continuing to spend: a smaller circle of loyal supporters of former President Donald Trump and candidates jockeying for his favor in contested Republican primaries.

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