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READ: Supreme Court decision on Wisconsin primary election

(CNN) — The US Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Republican National Committee and Wisconsin Republicans Monday, blocking a lower court ruling that gave voters an extra six days to submit their ballots from Election Day to April 13. Read the opinion and dissent here: cnn.com/2020/04/06/politics/read-supreme-court-decision-on-wisconsin-primary-election/index.htmlMORE

Trump says he may ‘get involved’ in case of Navy captain removed from duty

Trump says he may ‘get involved’ in case of Navy captain removed from duty

President Donald Trump said Monday that he may “get involved” in the case of Navy captain removed from the command of the USS Theodore Roosevelt. At a Monday briefing, Trump was asked about comments made by acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly, who attacked Capt. Brett Crozier as either “too naive or too stupid”…MORE

What’s the matter with Wisconsin?

Here’s what we know: Wisconsin is holding a presidential primary tomorrow. That’s it. While most states that were slated to vote in April have either postponed their primaries until later in the year or made the vote mail-in ballots only, Wisconsin has been caught betwixt and between for weeks now. Wisconsin Democratic Gov. Tony Evers…MORE

Trump announces face mask manufacturing deal with 3M after contentious negotiations

Trump announces face mask manufacturing deal with 3M after contentious negotiations

President Donald Trump announced the “saga” between his administration and 3M has ended with the finalization of a deal that will see the manufacturer supplying millions of masks for health care workers. Trump announced at the coronavirus task force briefing that the White House had “reached an agreement, very amicable, with 3M for the delivery…MORE

Oklahoma judge blocks state order restricting abortion during coronavirus outbreak

Oklahoma judge blocks state order restricting abortion during coronavirus outbreak

An Oklahoma federal judge blocked a state executive order on Monday limiting abortion access during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic — a win for abortion rights advocates who have challenged similar orders with mixed results. US District Judge Charles Goodwin wrote “that while the current public health emergency allows the State of Oklahoma to impose some…MORE

States desperate for medical supplies turn to each other for help

States desperate for medical supplies turn to each other for help

As some parts of the country get closer to reaching the peak of coronavirus cases in the weeks ahead and in the midst of widespread complaints of the federal government’s response, governors are stepping in to loan resources and move critical supplies directly to the hot spots. Several states that are not currently facing the…MORE

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