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Invisible men

Politics | The coronavirus upends the 2020 presidential campaign
by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/26/20, 04:32 pm

WASHINGTON—Three weeks ago, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden was riding high. In the aftermath of his dominant Super Tuesday, the former vice president racked up a string of endorsements and positive press coverage. Five more primary wins followed on March 10, leading to more glowing headlines.

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Associated Press/Photo by Carlos Osorio

Trillion-dollar relief

Politics | Congress pushes through legislation to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic
by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/19/20, 04:44 pm

WASHINGTON—The COVID-19 pandemic appears to be doing the unthinkable on Capitol Hill: forcing swift, bipartisan action.

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Associated Press/Photo by David Zalubowski

Holding fast in the Senate

Politics | A look at key down-ballot races coming this November
by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/12/20, 05:09 pm

The presidential campaign has taken up most of the political spotlight in the past few months, but the battle to control the Senate is perhaps just as significant. It will determine whether the next president can stock the judiciary with his picks and push his legislative agenda or whether he will have to contend with an obstructionist majority.

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