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Iowa governor signs executive order restoring some ex-felons’ voting rights

Iowa governor signs executive order restoring some ex-felons’ voting rights

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Wednesday signed an executive order that automatically reinstates the voting rights of Iowans who have completed their felony sentences, excluding those convicted for homicide. “When someone serves their sentence and pays the price our justice system has set for their crime, they should have their right to vote restored automatically,…MORE

Fact check: Trump makes at least 20 false claims in Fox & Friends interview

President Donald Trump did another interview with the Fox News show “Fox & Friends” on Wednesday morning. As usual, he treated viewers to a dizzying quantity of false claims. His dishonesty was centered on his now-familiar array of recent favorite topics: the coronavirus pandemic, mail-in voting, protests, China, and former Vice President Joe Biden. We’re…MORE

Fauci says US has suffered from pandemic ‘as much or worse than anyone’

Fauci says US has suffered from pandemic ‘as much or worse than anyone’

Dr. Anthony Fauci said Wednesday that the United States has suffered “as much or worse than anyone” from the coronavirus pandemic, a sentiment that contrasts sharply with the tone President Donald Trump has struck as the crisis drags on. Speaking to CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta during a Harvard T.H. Chan School of…MORE

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