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Why hasn’t Nancy Pelosi acted yet to punish Lauren Boebert for her Islamophobic comments?

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing some heat from members of her own party as the pressure mounts on her leadership team to bring to the floor a resolution enacting punishment against Rep Lauren Boebert for Islamophobic comments she made about a fellow congresswoman, Ilhan Omar.The controversy started when video of Ms Boebert speaking at a fundraiser was posted, revealing the congresswoman telling a joke in which she suggests that Ms Omar is a suicide bomber because of her Muslim faith. She was later revealed to have made similar comments doubling down on the sentiment.At her weekly news conference on...
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Six questions about the debt ceiling deal, and what comes next

WASHINGTON (TND) — The House passed a bill Tuesday that would create an elaborate procedural workaround to allow Democrats to raise the federal debt ceiling without any Republican votes, offering both parties a possible offramp from a politically and economically perilous fight. What does the bill do?. The bill...
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