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Prosecutor resigns from Trump law enforcement commission, calls it ‘intent on providing cover for a predetermined agenda’

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One of the four leading prosecutors chosen to be on President Donald Trump's law enforcement commission resigned last week after expressing "serious" concerns that the intention of the commission was not to bridge t...

Trump’s former spy chief is calling on Congress to create an election oversight commission

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Washington President Donald Trump's former director of national intelligence called on Congress to create a commission to "oversee the election," an especially notable proposal from a former senior administration off...

EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen self-isolates after meeting with Covid-19 positive person

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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is self-isolating after participating in a meeting that was attended by a person who subsequently tested positive for Covid-19, she announced on Twitter. Von der L...

Debate commission announces topics for final debate between Trump and Biden

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The Commission on Presidential debates announced on Friday the six topics for the second and final debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden set to take place next week. The topics are: ...

Debate commission to meet Monday to discuss potential rule changes ahead of final contest

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The Commission on Presidential Debates will meet Monday afternoon to discuss potential rule changes to the final contest between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden, two members of the commission...

Massachusetts state trooper who served on former governor’s protection detail was subject to racial and age-based discrimination, state commission rules

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A Black former Massachusetts state trooper who served on Gov. Deval Patrick's protection detail from 2007 to 2013 was the victim of racial and age-related discrimination when he was removed from that unit, the Massa...

Senate confirms new members and restores power to long-hobbled Federal Election Commission

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The Senate on Wednesday confirmed three new members to the Federal Election Commission, ending months of paralysis for the election watchdog and cementing outgoing President Donald Trump's influence on an agency cha...

What Biden and Pelosi can learn from a 1941-1942 presidential commission

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Thomas Balcerski teaches history at Eastern Connecticut State University. He is the author of "Bosom Friends: The Intimate World of James Buchanan and William Rufus King" (Oxford University Press). He tweets @tbalcer...

Lawmakers to revive proposal for federal commission tasked with examining America’s history of racism

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Two Democratic lawmakers will reintroduce legislation Thursday calling for the formation of the first federal racial justice commission tasked with examining the country's history of systemic racism against Black pe...

Democrats open to partisan balance on Jan. 6 commission, but panel’s scope still a sticking point

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Congressional Democrats said Thursday that they would be open to an even partisan split for a commission to investigate the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, but a dispute over the panel's scope remained a key sti...

New York City mayor launches commission to address systemic racism

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a racial justice commission that will be tasked with dismantling structural racism and addressing the disparities laid bare by the Covid-19 pandemic. De Blasio announ...

Gayle Manchin nominated to be federal co-chair of Appalachian Regional Commission

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Gayle Manchin, an educator and wife of Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, has been nominated to serve as the federal co-chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission, the White House said in a news release...

Group inspired by Trump’s 1776 Commission seeks to combat ‘anti-American indoctrination’ in education

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The group known as 1776 Action is rolling out a series of efforts this week to support New Hampshire's legislation banning critical race theory. Adam Waldeck, the group's president, told Fox News his group plans to a...

Karl Rove slams Biden’s pick to head Supreme Court commission as ‘political hack’

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KARL ROVE: I've seen a partial list, and there were only two Republicans on the list that I saw, and there may be more. Here's the give-away. The co-chairman is Bob Bauer, and before the 2008 election he was the DNC ...

Joe Concha: Biden’s Supreme Court commission outcome is a likely one

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JOE CONCHA: Let's report the facts here. The co-chairs of this commission, one is Cristina Rodriguez; she was in the Obama Justice Department. Another co-chair is Bob Bauer; he was part of Obama's White House counsel...

Pelosi says she would be open to abandoning 9/11-style commission for Capitol riot if efforts remain stalled

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Washington House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said for the first time that she would be open to establishing a select committee to probe the January 6 riot at the US Capitol if attempts to create an independent 9/11-style co...

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