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Republican Party (United States): Major political party in the United States
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP, is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with its main, historic rival, the Democratic Party.

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Trump praises Giuliani's 'courage' in election fight [Video]

Trump praises Giuliani's 'courage' in election fight

U.S. President Donald Trump called into a meeting of Republican state legislators in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on Wednesday, repeating his debunked claims of voter fraud and praising Giuliani for his..

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The Internet Mocks Donald Trump After Telling GOP to Listen to Randy Quaid's Election Demand | THR News [Video]

The Internet Mocks Donald Trump After Telling GOP to Listen to Randy Quaid's Election Demand | THR News

Donald Trump was roundly mocked on social media Tuesday morning after he inexplicably began sharing days-old tweets from Randy Quaid, who called for a 2020 election do-over.

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Former NYC Mayor David Dinkins dies at 93 [Video]

Former NYC Mayor David Dinkins dies at 93

[NFA] David Dinkins, who served as New York City's first and only African American mayor during the 1990s, died on Monday at the age of 93, police said. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

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Why Elizabeth Warren Will Never Be Treasury Secretary [Video]

Why Elizabeth Warren Will Never Be Treasury Secretary

Massachusetts senator and failed Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren lobbied Joe Biden to become his treasury secretary. In a humiliating snub heard around the political world Biden chose former..

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Biden transition gets green light from GSA [Video]

Biden transition gets green light from GSA

[NFA] President-elect Biden was formally given the go-ahead by a key federal agency to begin his transition to the White House, shortly after Michigan certified him as the state's winner. This report..

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GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski Tells Trump To Start Transition [Video]

GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski Tells Trump To Start Transition

On Sunday, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska said Pres. Donald Trump should begin the transition process to President-elect Joe Biden. "President Trump has had the opportunity to litigate his..

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As The National Guard Arrives To Process Corpses, Ted Cruz Fusses About His Turkey Day [Video]

As The National Guard Arrives To Process Corpses, Ted Cruz Fusses About His Turkey Day

The Great State of Texas is staggering under the weight of surging coronavirus cases and deaths. Morgues in Texas are overflowing, and the National Guard has been sent to El Paso to process bodies...

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Wisconsin governor renews mask mandate [Video]

Wisconsin governor renews mask mandate

Wisconsin's governor on Friday extended a statewide mask mandate despite a legal challenge from conservatives, renewing an emergency health order requiring face coverings in public spaces to curb an..

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Campaign not at Trump meeting with MI lawmakers -McEnany [Video]

Campaign not at Trump meeting with MI lawmakers -McEnany

A meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Michigan Republicans on Friday is not an "advocacy meeting" and will not include campaign officials, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said,..

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Trump shifts strategy to hold power, deny Biden [Video]

Trump shifts strategy to hold power, deny Biden

[NFA] With legal efforts to overturn his loss in the U.S. presidential election flailing, President Donald Trump's campaign is trying to persuade Republican state legislators to intervene in..

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Pelosi is re-elected as House Speaker [Video]

Pelosi is re-elected as House Speaker

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to keep House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in her job for another two years, despite the Nov. 3 elections in which the party lost seats to..

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68% of Republicans concerned election was ‘rigged’ [Video]

68% of Republicans concerned election was ‘rigged’

[NFA] Sixty-eight percent of Republicans said they were concerned that the election was "rigged," according to a new Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

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Jodie Comer insists boyfriend isn't a Donald Trump supporter [Video]

Jodie Comer insists boyfriend isn't a Donald Trump supporter

Jodie Comer has fired back at reports suggesting her boyfriend lacrosse player James Burke is a Donald Trump supporter, after screenshots from an alleged Instagram page appeared to show just that,..

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Trump fires top U.S. cybersecurity official [Video]

Trump fires top U.S. cybersecurity official

President Donald Trump on Tuesday fired the top U.S. cybersecurity official Chris Krebs in a tweet, accusing him without evidence of making a "highly inaccurate" statement on the security of the U.S...

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U.S. Senator Grassley tests positive for COVID-19 [Video]

U.S. Senator Grassley tests positive for COVID-19

Republican U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley, chairman of the chamber's Finance Committee, said on Tuesday he had tested positive for the coronavirus. Gloria Tso reports.

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Trump to cut troop levels in Afghanistan, Iraq [Video]

Trump to cut troop levels in Afghanistan, Iraq

[NFA] President Donald Trump will sharply reduce the number of U.S. forces in Afghanistan from 4,500 to 2,500 by mid-January, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday, stopping short of a full withdrawal from..

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Emboldened GOP lays out priorities for Florida's next legislative session [Video]

Emboldened GOP lays out priorities for Florida's next legislative session

Florida’s lawmakers returned to the capitol to swear in their new members, Tuesday. The typically jovial organizational session was more reserved this year, as COVID concerns weighed heavy.

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Biden names top White House aides as Trump stonewalls [Video]

Biden names top White House aides as Trump stonewalls

[NFA] It's been 10 days since the race was called for Biden, and there has been no concession speech from Donald Trump. Still, the former vice president presses ahead with his transition to the White..

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'We're more than double' prior surge -Omaha nurse [Video]

'We're more than double' prior surge -Omaha nurse

[NFA] Ten months into America’s worst health crisis in a century, and as COVID-19 cases surge worse than ever, the country’s front line workers are fighting misinformation, resistance to..

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GOP's refusal to concede is 'delegitimizing' democracy: Obama [Video]

GOP's refusal to concede is 'delegitimizing' democracy: Obama

Former President Barack Obama is telling his successor, Donald Trump, that if the Republican wants to be remembered as someone who put America first, that "it's time for you to do the same thing."

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A 'dangerous situation': COVID-19 deaths surge [Video]

A 'dangerous situation': COVID-19 deaths surge

[NFA] New U.S. COVID-19 infections climbed by more than 177,000 on Friday, setting another daily record, according to a Reuters tally, and in another troublesome trend, the U.S. has averaged over 1,000..

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Obama Rips Republicans For Humoring Trump with Phony Election Fraud Claims

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Village People Founder Says 'Y.M.C.A.' is the Song of Both Parties Post-Election

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Kamala Harris' native villages in TN celebrate her win in US

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Bernie Bros Will Push Joe Biden On Day 1 of Presidency

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Trump Supporters Wreak Havoc at Detroit Ballot Counting Center

A group of Donald Trump supporters are up in arms about the mail-in ballot counting process in Detroit ... and they're trying like hell to disrupt it. A frenzy's been whipped up by several Republican..
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Madison Cawthorn Becomes Youngest Member of Congress Since 1797

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California 'Trump Store' Allegedly Collecting Ballots, Undercover Video Shows

Here's a GOP campaign HQ in California, doubling as a Trump merchandise store, AND allegedly collecting ballots -- a state violation -- according to this undercover video. The video was shot in Newport..
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Republicans Sell 'Notorious A.C.B.' T-Shirts Supporting Amy Coney Barrett

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Pete Buttigieg Worried About SCOTUS Power Grab by Senate Republicans

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Kanye Denies Being in Cahoots with GOP, Says He's Richer Than Trump

Kanye West says claims the President or the GOP are paying him to run a spoiler campaign are laughable, because he's already wealthier than Donald Trump! Ye recently sat down with Nick Cannon to do a..
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Sen. Rand Paul Surrounded by D.C. Protesters Over Breonna Taylor's Killing

Rand Paul was surrounded by a crowd of protesters shouting at him about the killing of Breonna Taylor ... which led to a tense scene as police escorted him away. The Kentucky Senator and his wife,..
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Kanye West Sues to Get on Presidential Ballot in Ohio After Signatures Rejected

Kanye West is going after the top election official in Ohio for allegedly going out of his way to keep Ye off the presidential ballot ... according to a new lawsuit. Kanye's suing the state's..
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Celebrities Parody MAGA Hats with Gay, Healthier Messages

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Resolution to condemn Chinese aggression against India introduced in US Senate

The resolution by Senator John Cornyn, who is the Republican Senate Majority Whip, and Senator Mark Warner, who is ranking member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, follows instances of..
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Kanye West Seeks Donations, Takes Stands on 2020 Presidential Issues

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Wisconsin Official Blasts Republican for Working with Kanye to Steal Votes from Biden

A Milwaukee Councilman is slamming Republicans for what he believes is a trick to lure black voters in Wisconsin to cast their ballots for Kanye West and steal votes from Joe Biden ... but he predicts..
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Donald Trump says he's not pulling strings to help Kanye West get on state ballots for the presidential election ... but he's got lots of good things to say about Ye and Kim Kardashian. Trump denied..
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Ladakh face-off: US senators express solidarity with India

Expressing solidarity with the people of India on the Ladakh face-off with China, a top US senator has said India had made it clear that it would not be bullied by Beijing. Republican Senator Marco..
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Trump says U.S. pulling some soldiers out of Germany over NATO spending feud

President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States would cut the number of U.S. troops deployed in Germany to 25,000, a reduction of about 9,500, in a move likely to upset both his fellow..
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Saying Trump 'drifted away' from Constitution, Colin Powell picks Biden

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell on Sunday endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, joining a growing chorus of Republicans and military leaders criticizing Republican President..
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The United States has evidence China is trying to slow down or sabotage the development of a COVID-19 vaccine by Western countries, Republican senator Rick Scott said on Sunday.
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Biden calls Trump 'absolute fool' for not wearing face mask

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U.S. senators seek to sanction Chinese officials over Hong Kong

Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said on Thursday they would introduce legislation to impose sanctions on Chinese officials for violating Hong Kong's independence, after Beijing moved to impose..
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U.S. Senate Republican leader threatens 'reexamining' U.S.-China relationship

U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday threatened to reexamine the U.S.-Chinese relationship if Beijing pursues a "further crackdown" on Hong Kong, after China was set to impose new..
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U.S. House Democrats float $3 trillion coronavirus bill, Republicans reject it

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled a $3 trillion-plus coronavirus relief package with funding for states, businesses, food support and families, only to see the measure..
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Trump Senate ally seeks China sanctions over COVID-19 probe

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