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Activists see a pattern imperiling many of President Biden’s non-White nominees, making their confirmation process rougher and meaner than in previous years and when compared with their White counterparts.
The president will deliver virtual remarks to the winter meeting of the National Governors Association on Thursday, continuing an outreach that in some cases includes Republican governors who resisted declaring him the winner of the presidential election.
Opened in 1760, the school may be the oldest still-standing building of its kind. More than 400 Black students were taught during the school’s existence, even though the practice was considered dangerous at the time by enslavers. 
Rep. Marie Newman (D-Ill.), who has a transgender daughter, hung a transgender rights flag outside her office on Wednesday after a contentious debate on the Equality Act. Her neighbor, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Green (R-Ga.), retaliated with an anti-transgender sign.
Facing criticism from liberals and conservatives, President Biden attempts to once again welcome immigrants and refugees as health and economic crises engulf the country.
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Security officials detailed communication lapses before and during Capitol insurrection
On Feb. 23, senators probed security officials on their experiences during the Jan. 6 insurrection of the Capitol.
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Then-President Donald Trump on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md., on March 2, 2019. (J. Lawler Duggan for The Post)
Like the Republican Party and most of its voters, conservative activists meeting in Florida are all-in on false Trump claims.
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Lindsey Boylan said New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo “would go out of his way to touch me on my lower back, arms and legs.” A spokeswoman for Cuomo said “claims of inappropriate behavior are quite simply false.”
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The campaign — the first concerted effort urging Americans to get vaccinated against coronavirus — is geared toward those unsure about getting shots.
This Black History Month, as history struggles to keep up with current events, we can remember how we got here as we keep our eyes on the future.
Huawei is hoping the order could open the door for a reevaluation on that Trump administration policy which was designed to cut off supply for Chinese companies deemed a security threat.
A Colorado restaurateur and his community relied on each other through the tragic upheavals of 2020. What emerged was a gutsy reinvention — that's not yet finished.
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With its beefed-up streaming service, the company is aiming to compete with Hulu, Peacock, HBO Max and, to a lesser extent, Netflix and Disney Plus.
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