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Is Biden declaring ‘independence from the virus’ too soon?

Biden and his advisers, eager to claim credit for the virus’s retreat in the United States, are talking about a “summer of joy and freedom.”

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With mass vaccination sites winding down, it’s all about the ‘ground game’

Across the country, one by one, mass vaccination sites are shutting down. The White House acknowledged for the first time on Tuesday that it would not reach President Joe Biden’s goal of getting…

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Investigators say Trump aide awarded hefty pandemic contracts

Navarro sounded an early alarm about supply shortages, according to emails and other documents released by a House committee overseeing the federal coronavirus response

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Can new gun violence research find a path around the political stalemate?

The recent mass shootings in Atlanta and Boulder, Colorado, have once again left Democrats and Republicans in a stalemate over background checks for gun buyers and assault weapons bans.

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