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Hakeem Jeffries again running to be No. 5 House Dem

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries questions Attorney General William Barr during a House Judiciary Committee hearing in July. | Chip Somodevilla/Pool Photo via AP, File Rep. Hakeem Jeffries on Monday formally declared his bid to remain chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, a position he’s expected to easily keep that would cement his role in the top […]

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Biden swung Georgia left. Now Democrats are racing to do it again.

“Typically, in runoffs, you’re just trying to turn out your voters again … because it’ll be a smaller universe of voters going back to vote without a presidential race going on,” said DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond, a Democrat. “And [Warnock and Ossoff] will have to build on the coalition Biden built.” Biden carried a […]