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The DNC has released a new web video accusing Republican nominee-to-be Mitt Romney of “dancing around the issues” — just like his dressage horse, Rafalca.

According to the DNC, this is just “the first in a series of digital products highlighting Rafalca, Romney’s very own Olympic dancing horse.”

Although Romney will be in London during the Olympics, he will not be watching Rafalca perform. He claims that he will be too busy, and he also probably doesn’t want the headlines that would come along with his attendence. As Democratic consultant Tad Devine said in April, “Dressage sounds like a very upper class activity, and I think the campaign doesn’t want to do anything to remind people that he lives a life very different than most in this country.”

Sen. Kamala Harris

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) on Sunday slammed the Trump administration for "admitting defeat" in the fight against COVID-19 after White House chief of staff Mark Meadows told CNN "we are not going to control the pandemic."

Meadows made the remark Sunday on CNN's State of the Union, telling host Jake Tapper that the president's strategy is "to control the fact that we get vaccines, therapeutics and other mitigation areas," even as cases skyrocket across the United States.

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