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by Top News - 2 months ago

Fundraising Remix: The Zoom where it happens

POLITICO Illustration/Getty Images */ ]]> In-person events have long been the bedrock of political fundraising. So what happens when a global pandemic takes away in-person fundraisers? … They go to Zoom. Sure, there's awkwardness and technical...

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De Blasio: Threat of 22,000 layoffs is 'painfully real'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. | Frank Franklin II/AP Photo */ ]]> NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city is moving forward with “painfully real” plans to lay off 22,000 public workers on Oct. 1 unless another source of...

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DeSantis: Florida will need help making ends meet

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks at a new conference. | Joe Raedle/Getty Images */ ]]> TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday said the state will need help covering costs associated with the coronavirus outbreak, expressing conf...

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Is Lindsey Graham Actually in Trouble in South Carolina?

*/ ]]> Michael Quattlebaum was just 10 years old when he attended a high-dollar Republican fundraising dinner in South Carolina’s state Capitol. His father was active in his local chapter of the GOP and eager to pass on the tradition. They were a So...

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Hong Kong media tycoon arrested under new security law

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai is arrested by police officers at his home in Hong Kong on Aug. 10, 2020. | AP Photo By ASSOCIATED PRESS 08/09/2020 11:17 PM EDT */ ]]> HONG KONG — Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai was arrested Monday on sus...

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Protests erupt after tainted election in Belarus

Protesters run through smoke during a protest after the Belarusian presidential election in Minsk on Aug. 9, 2020. | Sergei Grits/AP Photo By SERGEI KUZNETSOV 08/09/2020 03:12 PM EDT Updated: 08/09/2020 04:47 PM EDT */ ]]> MINSK — Protests...