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As the virus spreads through the GOP ranks, some Republicans say the party will pay the price for a “dumb” approach

And then, on Saturday while the president stayed in the hospital, two other high profile Republicans came near the president who tested positive for the virus – Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, the Trump had helped prepare the debate last week. After months of Trump and other members of his party questioning the …

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Trump’s decision to go to the Supreme Court hits GOP senators as quick Republican nominations

Meanwhile, GOP officials were working behind the scenes on a quick clip to postpone their nomination by the Senate Judiciary Committee, which had sent Barrett the usual candidate questionnaire on Sunday when attorneys and aides reviewed their records at least three days prior to confirmatory hearings October 12th. Democrats continued to ponder their options for a more in-depth examination of …

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Amy Coney Barrett Confirmation Bout: Senate GOP Has Math On Their Side

Senate Republicans have the math on their side when it comes to confirming Amy Coney Barrett in the Supreme Court. However, it is not history. The Republicans showed they have at least 51 GOP Senators ready to debate and fill a Supreme Court position a few days before the election. But the Senate has never filled a Supreme Court position …

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Netflix rejects GOP senators’ criticism of adaptation of Chinese science fiction novel – Deadline

On Wednesday, five Republican senators fired a letter to Netflix’s Ted Sarandos about the streamer service’s plan to have the executive producers of game of Thrones Adaptation of the science fiction trilogy by the Chinese author Liu Cixin The three-body problem. Tonight, Netflix’s VP of Global Public Policy shot back nicely but firmly. Dean Garfield was accused of “normalizing” the …

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Netflix Responds to GOP Senators Over Chinese Sci-Fi Adaptation

Netflix has given a firm response to the five Republican senators who have questioned their decision to adapt Liu Cixin’s sci-fi trilogy, The Three-Body Problem. In a September 24 letter, the Senators, led by Senator Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee, pointed in an interview last year to derogatory remarks Liu had made about Uighur Muslims and suggested that Netflix its plans …

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The report by the GOP Senators calls Hunter Biden’s position on the board of the Ukrainian firm “problematic”, but does not show how it has changed US policy

Much of the Republican report covers information that was an integral part of the GOP defense during the impeachment trial of Trump last year. The report concludes that “Hunter Biden’s position on Burisma’s board of directors was problematic and hampered the effective implementation of policies related to Ukraine,” while he and other Biden relatives “benefited from Joe Biden’s vice presidency.” …

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The GOP Senators’ anti-Biden report repackages old claims

The report relies on vague assessments that have already become public – namely, by George Kent, a senior State Department official, who said Hunter Biden’s role on the board of directors of a Ukrainian energy company was “very cumbersome for US officials engaged in anti-corruption policies ” in Ukraine. Kent made a similar remark during his impeachment certificate last fall. …

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CNN’s Jeffery Toobin: The Democratic “wimps” may not have the courage to fight the GOP over the Supreme Court vacancy

Jeffery Toobin, a legal analyst at CNN, said the Democrats were “weak” on Monday and asked if they “have the courage to do something” to counter the hopes of Republicans in the post left after Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Occupy the Supreme Court quickly. Senator Chuck Schumer, DN.Y., on Sunday called on the country to pressure Republicans to postpone …

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Schumer and AOC are calling on voters to pressure GOP senators to delay Trump’s candidates for the Supreme Court

Senator Chuck Schumer, DN.Y., and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DN.Y., held a joint press conference Sunday on the Supreme Court posts left after Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed and urged the country to do so do pressure Republicans to postpone President Trump’s potential candidate until after the November election. Schumer, speaking of James Madison High School in Brooklyn where Ginsburg was an …

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