How One of the Reddest States Became the Nation’s Hottest Weed Market

How One of the Reddest States Became the Nation’s Hottest Weed Market

WELLSTON, Oklahoma—One day in the early fall of 2018, while scrutinizing the finances of his thriving Colorado garden supply business, Chip Baker noticed a curious development: transportation costs had spiked fivefold. The surge, he quickly determined, was due to huge …

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Gingrich and Huckabee back Newsom recall effort

Gingrich and Huckabee back Newsom recall effort

OAKLAND, Calif. —– The California activist motion to remember Gov. Gavin Newsom simply got a nationwide shot in the arm from previous House Speaker Newt Gingrich and previous Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, 2 previous Republican leaders who still have big …

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Census delay could scuttle Trump's plans to exclude immigrants

Census delay could scuttle Trump’s plans to exclude immigrants

Apportionment information from the 2020 census, which figures out the number of House seats each state will get for the next years, might not be provided till after President-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated, according to files launched by the House …

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Lines, lawsuits and Covid: 5 big questions confront election officials before voting ends

Lines, lawsuits and Covid: 5 big questions confront election officials before voting ends

Election administrators have actually been rushing to get ready for Tuesday since the coronavirus turned a series of primaries into catastrophes this spring. Now, all they can do is see and wait if their efforts settle in the kind of …

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Judge: Trump appointee lacked authority to rein in DACA

Judge: Trump appointee lacked authority to rein in DACA

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf lacked the authority to issue a directive that blocked new applications for the Obama-era program benefiting so-called Dreamers, a federal judge ruled Saturday. Brooklyn-based U.S. District Court Judge Nicholas Garaufis concluded that a series …

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Trump blasts Susan Collins over SCOTUS amid reelection fight

Trump blasts Susan Collins over SCOTUS amid reelection fight

President Donald Trump on Friday assaulted Maine Sen. Susan Collins over her mentioned opposition to Judge Amy Coney Barrett’’ s election to the Supreme Court, blasting among the most susceptible Senate Republicans less than 3 weeks from Election Day. ““ …

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Vulnerable Republicans seek lifeline from SCOTUS hearings

Vulnerable Republicans seek lifeline from SCOTUS hearings

Amy Coney Barrett will be grilled throughout her Supreme Court verification hearings. 4 Republican senators might have the most on the line. The approaching hearings might provide Sens. Thom Tillis, Joni Ernst, John Cornyn and Lindsey Graham a possibility to …

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Census Bureau says count will continue through end of October

Census Bureau says count will continue through end of October

The Census Bureau said Friday that its count will continue through Oct. 31, yielding after a back-and-forth battle with a federal judge in California. Late last month, U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh ruled that the decennial count must continue, ordering …

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A TV ad tidal wave in Florida: Nearly $250M and counting

A TV ad tidal wave in Florida: Nearly $250M and counting

TALLAHASSEE —– Florida’’ s record-breaking project season continues to scale spectacular brand-new heights, with the governmental projects and their allies preparing to invest a minimum of a quarter of a billion dollars on tv advertisement time in between now and …

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