October begins with the president’s legislative agenda caught between Democratic factions, after his political standing tumbled in September amid fallout from the Afghanistan exit, migrants at the Texas border and the Covid-19 pandemic.6 min read

Alex Jones Liable in Sandy Hook Defamation Cases

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