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The Guardian | U. S. Politics:

 Source: theguardian.com ‘It’s a tough time’: why is Biden one of the most unpopular US presidents? Lauren Gambino 10-13 minutes Joe Biden ends his first year in office at a particularly bleak moment for a US president who promised competency and normalcy. Much of his domestic agenda is stalled on Capitol Hill, impeded by members of his own party. The virus is once again raging out of control: daily infections of Covid-19 have soared to record levels, hospitalizing more Americans than at any previous point during the pandemic. The administration’s vaccine-or-testing mandate for large employers was blocked by the supreme court’s conservative supermajority. Inflation is at a nearly 40-year high. Diplomatic talks have so far failed to pull Russia back from the brink of war with Ukraine. After winning more votes than any presidential candidate in American history, Biden is now – just 12 months later – one of the

U.S. Politics | Republicans Rally Warning on Wednesday 12, 2022, by The Washington Post

 Source: washingtonpost.com Republicans rally around a 2022 message: Revenge Olivier Knox, Caroline Anders 12-16 minutes The big idea Republicans rally around a 2022 message: Revenge House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) has warned that if he wins the speaker's gavel in the 2022 midterms, he might boot Democrats from committee assignments as payback. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Impeach President Biden ! Boot House Democrats from their committee assignments! Subpoena top Democrats! Go after Hunter Biden ! Put “Big Tech” out of business if they comply with the committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection! Republicans, their eyes on retaking one or both chambers of Congress come November, have yet to unite behind a slate of specific policies they’ll enact if they beat Democrats this year. But there is one thing a growing chorus of GOP voices is loudly promising: revenge. In some ways, not las

U. S. Politics | Biden Makes Trump Responsible of January 6 Speech.

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 Source: nytimes.com Live Updates: Biden Holds Trump Responsible in Jan. 6 Speech Peter Baker 33-41 minutes Get alerts for live updates. Jan. 6, 2022, 5:30 a.m. ET 5 hours ago 5 hours ago Biden accuses Trump and his allies of holding ‘a dagger at the throat of American democracy.’ Image Credit... Doug Mills/The New York Times WASHINGTON — President Biden denounced former President Donald J. Trump for promoting lies and tearing down American democracy because he could not stand the fact that he lost an election, accusing his predecessor of putting his own interests ahead of the country’s. In his most vehement attack on the former president since taking office, Mr. Biden used the anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol to accuse Mr. Trump of waging an “undemocratic” and “un-American” attack on the legitimacy of the election system, saying he and his allies placed “a dagger at the throat of American democ