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Democrat Beto O’Rourke running for Texas governor in 2022

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrat Beto O’Rourke is running for governor of Texas, pursuing a blue breakthrough in America’s biggest red state after his star-making U.S. Senate campaign in 2018 put him closer than anyone else in decades. O’Rourke’s announcement Monday kicks off a third run for office in as many election cycles. He burst into the…

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Sen. Ileana Garcia, Rep. Nicholas Duran Launches “Protect Biscayne Bay” Specialty License Plate

Miami, FL – The Miami Foundation, the leading philanthropic institution in Greater Miami, today unveiled three vibrant specialty license plate designs via the Florida Arts License Plate Program. Proceeds from the sale of these plates will generate revenue for critical efforts to protect Biscayne Bay and educate the community about Bay conservation.                               State Senator Ileana Garcia (R-…

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‘View’ hosts say they had false positive COVID tests

NEW YORK (AP) — The two co-hosts of “The View” whose COVID-19 tests derailed a planned interview with Vice President Kamala Harris last week said Monday that their results turned out to be false positives. Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro were pulled off the air Friday in a startling moment of live television that forced…

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State Representative Travaris McCurdy Writes Letter Urging President Biden to Protect Florida Students and School Boards

ORLANDO, Fla. – Representative Travaris McCurdy (D-Orlando) sent a letter to President Biden today, personally appealing for emergency help for the people of Florida. In the letter McCurdy states: “As doors swing open to a new school year, educators have been cowed by a governor and his administration’s banishment of mask mandates endorsed by the scientific community…

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Florida suspect in Haiti president killing deepens mystery

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The arrest of a failed Haitian businessman living in Florida who authorities say was a key player in the killing of Haiti’s president deepened the mystery Monday into an already convoluted plot surrounding the assassination. Haitian authorities identified the suspect as Christian Emmanuel Sanon, 62, who once expressed a desire to…

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Biden, unlike predecessors, has maintained Putin skepticism

BRUSSELS (AP) — President Joe Biden frequently talks about what he sees as central in executing effective foreign policy: building personal relationships. But unlike his four most recent White House predecessors, who made an effort to build a measure of rapport with Vladimir Putin, Biden has made clear that the virtue of fusing a personal connection…

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