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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rips Democrat's opposition to Biden nominee

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) lashed out at Sen. Joe Mancin's (D-WV) after he said he had doubts about Deb Haaland's nomination to as Secretary of the Interior, which comes on the heels of his opposition to the confirmation of Neera Tanedem to lead the Office of Management and Budget.

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Key GOP senator says she won't support Tanden's OMB confirmation

Republican Sen. Susan Collins will vote against the nomination of Neera Tanden to lead the Office of Management and Budget, dealing another blow to her chances of being confirmed after Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia announced his opposition last week.

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Harris casts tie-breaking vote to pass budget resolution

After fifteen hours of debate, the Senate passed a budget resolution in a 51-50 vote paving the way for Democrats to pass President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package. CNN's Jeremy Diamond reports.

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Opinion: This is the change that could truly honor Breonna Taylor

A little after midnight on March 13, police officers in Louisville, Kentucky, killed Breonna Taylor in a hail of bullets fired into a darkened hallway. The Black emergency room technician was barely awake one minute and dead the next. She would become a flashpoint in a larger movement for the protection of Black lives, alongside slain men like Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd. The killing of those men would lead to significant systemic change. Jackie Johnson, the district attorney accused of mishandling the Arbery case before she recused herself from it, lost her job at the ballot box to a candidate promising to restore community trust. Floyd's death brought about sweeping police reform and budget cuts not only in Minneapolis, but in cities and states across the nation.

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Presidential transition mistrust: Roadblocks on troops, cyber hack and budgets

President-elect Joe Biden's explosive allegation this week that the outgoing Trump administration is throwing up "roadblocks" on key national security matters was a low-point for a transition plagued by mistrust, overseen by a sitting President uninterested in facilitating a smooth transfer of power.

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Israel's government collapses, triggering 4th election in 2 years

The Israeli government collapsed on Tuesday at midnight (17.00 EST) local time after the country's parliament failed to meet a deadline for passage of the 2020 and 2021 budgets. Israel will now head to its fourth elections in two years, probably on March 23 next year.

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