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Former WWE CEO Linda McMahon crushed former Rep. Christopher Shays in Connecticut’s Republican primary for Senate.

Tommy Thompson also won his Senate primary, setting up an intriguing match-up with Democratic Rep. Tammy Baldwin.

President Obama joked about Seamus the dog during a campaign event yesterday.

Jeffrey Toobin explains how big business is buying judges across the country.

Once again, Congress’ approval rating has sunk to a new low.

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, the QAnon Republican lawmaker and gun rights activist who owns a bar named Shooters in Rifle, Colorado, is being criticized after posting a tweet mocking and attacking Alec Baldwin. The well-known actor who spent several years playing Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live" shot and killed award-winning cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, apparently by accident, with a prop gun on set less than 24 hours ago.

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President Joe Biden

As the nation's political press obsesses over the fate of the administration's Build Back Better proposal, nothing less than the ultimate success or failure of Joe Biden's presidency is said to be at stake. And yet here's the great paradox: taken separately, the elements of the Democrats' social spending proposals poll extremely well.

According to a recent CBS News poll, support for federal funding to reduce prescription drug prices is favored by 88 percent of American voters. Adding Medicare coverage of dental, eye and hearing polls at 84 percent. Another 73 percent back expanding paid family and medical leave. And 67 percent think that universal pre-kindergarten programs for three and four year olds are a good idea.

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