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Donald Trump
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CNN
July 07, 2020 - 4:24 pm
The Trump administration has notified Congress and the United Nations that the United States is formally withdrawing from the World Health Organization, a move that comes amid a rising number of coronavirus cases throughout the Americas in the last week alone. Read more here.
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Cory Booker
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KYW Staff
July 06, 2020 - 12:44 pm
Tuesday is Primary Election Day in New Jersey, and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker called in Monday morning talk with KYW Newsradio's Brandon Brooks about some of the issues on the minds of many voters. Listen to the full interview here.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., joined by House Democrats spaced for social distancing, speaks during a news conference on the House East Front Steps on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 25, 2020.
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Mike Dougherty
June 26, 2020 - 9:26 am
The U.S. House passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act on Thursday night with a vote mostly along party lines. Only a few Republicans supported the bill. One was a Bucks County congressman. Read more here.
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Dr. Anthony Fauci
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Tim Jimenez
June 23, 2020 - 7:22 am
Top U.S. health officials, including top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci, spoke on Capitol Hill Tuesday morning. They testified before a House committee about the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Organizers of the Juneteenth Brotherly Love Silent Men’s March, from left: Richard Washington, Kyle the Conductor, Taj Murdock, Eric Marsh.
Brotherly Love Silent Men’s March
Cherri Gregg
June 19, 2020 - 8:31 am
June 19, 2020, marks the 155th anniversary of the date the last enslaved Africans in America learned they were free. There are campaigns in Congress to make Juneteenth — what some call "the true African American Independence Day" — a federal holiday. Read more here.
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9th February 1913: A banner advertising a talk on the Women's Suffrage Movement by Jane Addams and others at Carnegie Hall in New York.
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Hadas Kuznits
June 04, 2020 - 6:00 pm
June 4, 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of Congress passing the 19th Amendment — an important milestone in the long history of the fight for equity in America. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump points to a questioner on May 11, 2020, as he speaks about the coronavirus during a press briefing in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C.
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AP News
May 13, 2020 - 1:00 pm
President Donald Trump' has had many targets in his war against the media, but perhaps none is more surprising than the Voice of America, the venerable U.S.-funded institution created during World War II to broadcast independent news and promote American values to the world. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Mike DeNardo
May 11, 2020 - 3:52 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said the COVID-19 crisis has put New Jersey on the brink of a fiscal disaster. He said the Garden State is not asking for a bailout, but it does need more federal help to prevent a second Great Depression. Read more here.
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A pilot wears a face covering as he walks through a mostly empty terminal at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
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Paul Kurtz
May 08, 2020 - 4:17 pm
The pandemic has not only devastated the airline industry, it has also forced airport-related businesses to the brink of disaster. Read more here.
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Kristen Johanson
May 06, 2020 - 5:40 pm
Wednesday marked a historic day, as a Philadelphia-based case went before the United States Supreme Court — via phone, with one justice in a hospital bed. Read more here.
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