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Trump makes his official nomination for Supreme Court vacancy

Trump makes his official nomination for Supreme Court vacancy

On Saturday, President Donald Trump nominated federal appeals court judge Amy Coney Barrett as his pick for the Supreme Court, setting up a swift confirmation process promised by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that could lead to her taking the seat held by the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the Nov. 3 election.

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Trump makes his official nomination for Supreme Court vacancy

On Saturday, President Donald Trump nominated federal appeals court judge Amy Coney Barrett as his pick for the Supreme Court, setting up a swift confirmation process promised by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that could lead to her taking the seat held by the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the Nov. 3 election.

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Area farmers seek government aid to improve renewable energy use

Farmers in Albany and across the U.S. want to rely on renewable energy sources to earn more money and protect the environment, however, they don’t have the state or federal support needed to overcome the initial price and maintenance costs of the technology.

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The incumbent vs. the veteran: a breakdown of Florida’s district 12 congressional race

The incumbent vs. the veteran: a breakdown of Florida’s district 12 congressional race

Bilirakis first served in the Florida legislature for eight years before heading to Congress in 2007. This year marks his 14th serving on Capitol Hill. Walker came from a self-described poor family and, like many in her family before her, joined the military out of high school. The candidates oppose each other on issues like health care and how they would best serve veterans.

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Biden’s climate policy hits the sweet spot

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden released a $2 trillion climate policy that outlines aggressive commitments to combat climate change. It’s the product of a joint task force between Biden and former primary rival Bernie Sanders.

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In Chicago, debate around police-free schools rages on

Black Lives Matter activists have pushed to cut police funding, but they also are protesting the presence of police in schools. However, some experts and a school shooting survivor said this week that the officers are important in keeping schools safe.

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Frederick organizers urge local leaders for cash assistance amid COVID-19

Frederick organizers urge local leaders for cash assistance amid COVID-19

Organizers in Frederick County, Maryland are urging local leaders to provide a cash assistance fund to support some of the community’s most vulnerable populations who have been falling through the cracks amid the pandemic. But the local government is also facing its fair share of financial strain, making it more difficult to provide new financial aid programs to address all the needs of its residents.

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