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Daily Show mocks QAnon Congresswoman for the ‘GOP Unity and Healing Act of 2021’

"The Daily Show" strikes again. New QAnon Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene was ridiculed by the Trevor Noah show on Twitter Thursday after she filed impeachment charges against President Joe Biden citing a conspiracy theory.

Greene, relied on an internet belief that as vice president, Biden blackmailed Ukraine, saying that if they didn't fire their corrupt prosecutor that they wouldn't get much needed international aid. The policy wasn't Biden's idea or even his decision, it was an issue that the global community faced and a stance by the administration. Biden was the enforcer.

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Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley facing ‘expulsion or censure’ after Ethics complaint filed: report

Senate Democrat filed ethics complaints against Sens. Josh Hawley (R-MO) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) after their unsuccessful effort to overthrow the 2020 election.

A letter sent to the Ethics Committee chairs Sens. Chris Coons (D-DE) and James Lankford (R-OK) requested "expulsion or censure" for the members after their election overthrow attempts spun a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

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Trump settles on a lawyer after struggling to find someone to represent him in impeachment trial

President Donald Trump has hired South Carolina lawyer Butch Bowers as his impeachment lawyer, Jake Sherman reported in the Punchbowl.

"Butch Bowers, who has represented two S.C. governors at ethics hearings, is not a stranger to impeachment proceedings," the Post and Courier said. "He worked for then-Gov. Mark Sanford when lawmakers considered impeaching him after he left the state to see his mistress in Argentina in 2009."

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NRA loses attempt to wiggle out of New York lawsuit on misuse of funds

Judge Joel Cohen has tossed out the National Rifle Association's attempt to dismiss the attorney general's lawsuit over the organizations' misuse of funds.

New York Attorney General Letitia James tweeted that the judge dismissed the NRA's motion to dismiss and that the lawsuit will move forward.

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GOP's Kevin McCarthy gets nailed by his own words after claiming Trump is blameless for Capitol insurrection

It has been a week and Republicans are already backtracking on accountability around the armed insurrection against the U.S. Capitol.

"The President (Donald Trump) bears responsibility for Wednesday's attack on Congress by mob rioters," House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) proclaimed last week.

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Mitch McConnell is already freaking out about the possibility of Democrats getting rid of the filibuster: report

The filibuster isn't a sacred piece of law rooted in the U.S Constitution. It isn't even a long-standing law. It happened as an accident when lawmakers wanted a way to cut off debate. Now Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is reportedly fearful that the Democrats will kill the procedure, reported The Intelligencer.

Since McConnell took over control in 2010, the Senate has crawled to a near-halt, passing only Republican legislation. McConnell even bragged about it, calling himself the "Grim Reaper" of government.

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Trump doesn’t have a legal team or any kind of plan for his impeachment: report

President Donald Trump left Washington Wednesday morning while most of his former aides were still asleep. But he's going to need some help moving forward.

CNBC reported Thursday that as the Senate readies to take up the impeachment trial, the ex-president doesn't have a legal team or a strategy for dealing with it.

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'I don't want to be an enemy': The View's Meghan McCain plays the victim after Joy Behar attacks Ted Cruz

"The View" co-hosts battled it out on Thursday following President Joe Biden's inauguration. While they gushed over Biden's speech, the fashion of notable women and the events that followed, Joy Behar asked why members like Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Josh Halwy (R-MO) were even in attendance given they worked so hard to try and overthrow the election.

"The other thing I want to know is how did Ted Cruz get in there?" Behar asked. " Did he come in underneath Lady Gaga's skirt? These are the questions I have today. What is he doing there? Why are these enemies there? The whole thing was beautiful. I loved the poet. I loved Joe. I loved the three presidents talking and making sense. It was like we had been kidnapped by some crazy family for four years and our parents have come to pick us up and you say to them, well, where were you all these years, you know?"

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Minneapolis mayor trying to go after Trump for unpaid security bills

President Donald Trump's campaign committee is still active and soliciting funds. They raked in millions in the final months following the November election, claiming that the donations would go toward the Georgia election and Trump's legal fees to overthrow the election. But Trump still has some hefty unpaid bills that some officials are attempting to recoup.

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey told local KARE-11 News that the city is still owed hundreds of thousands of dollars for rallies that Trump held where he refused to pay for the security costs.

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Seth Meyers details the work done to clean the White House post-Trump: 'Getting ketchup off the Constitution'

Thousands had to be spent to clean the White House after President Donald Trump and his family stayed in the residence for four years. While reports maintained that the fumigation was due to the coronavirus pandemic and a need to ensure sanitation, "Late Night" host Seth Meyers thinks something else was afoot.

"Scrubbing out Diet Coke rings, pulling loose hair out of the drain, trying to get ketchup off the Constitution," he said, detailing the work that had to be done. "I know they're saying that this is because of COVID but even without the pandemic if I were moving in after Trump anywhere I'd want the place fumigated. The guy was glued to his TV, barely left his bedroom, and only ate fast food. That place probably looks like a locker on 'Storage Wars.' Or a studio apartment in a rent-controlled building after the tenant, who lived there for 80 years dies. There's just piles of old newspapers, loose change and a collection of weird ceramic pigs."

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Bernie Sanders' mittens were a low-key message of unity, warmth and community

He sat quietly as the brisk Washington breeze blew his wild, silver hair; his hands neatly folded over his lap clad in knitted mittens. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) made a fashion statement during the inauguration of his friend President Joe Biden Wednesday, but more he made a statement about America.

Jen Ellis, a teacher from Essex Junction, gave Sanders the mittens several years ago. They're made from repurposed wool sweaters and lined with fleece made from recycled plastic bottles. Sweaters that warmed the days of many through harsh Vermont winters and bottles that touched the lips of thousands of Americans warmed the hands of a United States Senator.

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Trump put Senate GOP in tough spot with 'crony pardons' ahead of impeachment: Top Republican

Former President Donald Trump released the full list of 145 pardons in the early hours of Wednesday morning, but some of those are already problematic for Republicans, reported Politico.

Elliott Broidy, a GOP fundraiser, pleaded guilty in a foreign lobbying scandal. GOP Maine donor Michael Liberty, was "convicted of making illegal campaign contributions — and who was once described as 'Donald Trump with a Maine accent.' Drew Brownstein, a hedge funder and son to a Colorado lobbyist. All of those added to the other political cronies like Steve Bannon, Paul Manafort, Roger Stone and Michael Flynn.

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Republican group aims to take down Biden's Cabinet appointees

Americans are struggling, desperate for jobs, barely able to hold onto their housing if they haven't lost it already, and praying they don't catch COVID-19. New President Joe Biden has made "unity" a cornerstone to his administration and the overwhelming number of Capitol Hill Republicans have been receptive.

Most presidents walk into the White House on the first day with major Cabinet officials approved by the Senate. Biden's Director of National Intelligence wasn't approved by the Senate until after Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) removed his hold and allowed a vote. Ten Republicans opposed her despite the nation's defense and security being paramount.

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