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Cuomo must ask how much pain he’s willing to inflict on Democrats

As far as the Democratic Party is concerned, the writing is on the wall for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo — and it says “resign.” Now.Both Democratic President Joe Biden and Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel called for Cuomo to step down Tuesday — a rare show of bipartisan agreement. A chorus of Democrats…

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Dissidents Desk: Are You Willing to Run on the Rocks Barefoot to Fight for Our Freedom?

Welcome to From the Dissident’s Desk, a Human Events’ weekly reflection piece wherein various events and goings-on in the news will be examined by embracing the spirit of the Eastern European dissidents who fought so long for freedom from behind the Iron Curtain.  Of late, Americans who hold fast to the ideals codified in our Constitution…

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Manchin willing

Manchin says he is disinclined to abolish filibuster over GOP opposition to Jan. 6 commission

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said Thursday he is not willing to abolish the legislative filibuster if Republicans block the creation of a bipartisan commission to investigate the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol riot, which they are set to do within hours.Why it matters: Manchin — a crucial moderate swing vote — has blasted GOP leadership over…

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EU says willing to provide AstraZeneca more time for vaccine deliveries

BRUSSELS — The European Union is willing to see its COVID-19 vaccine contract with AstraZeneca fulfilled three months later than agreed, providing the company delivers 120 million doses by the end of June, a lawyer representing the bloc said on Tuesday.The lawyer was speaking in a Belgian court as proceedings in a second legal case…

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Why Joe Manchin Is So Willing And Able To Block His Party’s Goals

Senate Democrats need all 50 members of their caucus to band together to pass bills that don’t have any GOP support. So, in theory at least, any senator could constantly force the party to bend to their will. In reality, though, only Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia is using that power. He’s already blocked…