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Trump Budget Calls for New Nuclear Warheads and 2 Types of Missiles

Trump Budget Calls for New Nuclear Warheads and 2 Types of Missiles

The Trump budget also proposes putting significant funds into reinvigorating old systems. For years, strategists have debated whether the United States could abandon its ground-based nuclear missiles, spread out in silos across the West. They…

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Trump Budget Would Fray Social Safety Net

Trump Budget Would Fray Social Safety Net

WASHINGTON — President Trump, since before his 2016 campaign, has broken with other Republicans to promise to protect America’s most prominent social safety net programs, but his budget request for fiscal year 2021 would trim…

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Sanders and Buttigieg Close Out New Hampshire Pitching Different Visions

Sanders and Buttigieg Close Out New Hampshire Pitching Different Visions

The two candidates have not just implicitly drawn contrasts; they have also attacked each other directly, especially in the last few days as the Iowa results and recent polls established them as the two front-runners.…

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Federal Bill Seeks to Make Companies Responsible for Plastic Waste

Federal Bill Seeks to Make Companies Responsible for Plastic Waste

Recycle that plastic bottle. Drink from a reusable water bottle. Stop eating from foam take out containers. Solutions to the plastic waste problem are often described in terms of what consumers can do to help.…

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Trump’s $4.8 Trillion Budget Would Cut Safety Net Programs and Boost Defense

Trump’s $4.8 Trillion Budget Would Cut Safety Net Programs and Boost Defense

Democrats dismissed the budget out of hand and vowed to prevent the changes from going into effect. Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California accused Mr. Trump of “a complete reversal of the promises he made in…

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Justice Dept. Will Accept Material From Giuliani, but Barr Voices Caution

Justice Dept. Will Accept Material From Giuliani, but Barr Voices Caution

Mr. Giuliani would not comment Monday on whether he had shared any information with the Justice Department, but he rejected questions about the credibility of what he had collected. “My information checks out 10 ways…

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Meet the Latinos Trying to Get Latinos to the Polls

Meet the Latinos Trying to Get Latinos to the Polls

A record 32 million Latinos are projected to be eligible to vote this November, putting them on track to become the largest minority voting bloc. They are far from single-issue voters, with education, health care,…

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Amazon Looks to Question Trump in Pentagon Contracting Case

Amazon Looks to Question Trump in Pentagon Contracting Case

SEATTLE — Amazon has asked a federal court to let it depose President Trump and Defense Secretary Mark Esper, arguing that hearing from them is essential to determining if they intervened against the internet company…

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Andrew Yang’s Campaign Is Riding on New Hampshire

Andrew Yang’s Campaign Is Riding on New Hampshire

EXETER, N.H. — They say all politics is local. And for many months, the entrepreneur Andrew Yang has been dutifully reminding New Hampshire voters that he went to high school at Phillips Exeter Academy. Late…

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Why Ranked-Choice Voting Is Having a Moment

Why Ranked-Choice Voting Is Having a Moment

Presidential election years always raise big questions about the way we vote, in part because the process can get kind of messy. Caucuses in particular have been derided as old-fashioned, opaque or inaccessible. Their critics…

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