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Founded by anti-slavery activists, there have been 18 presidents who were Republicans in U.S. history, the first being Abraham Lincoln. Today the party is considered a conservative party. Also see our articles on the Democrats, the conservative leaning Tea Party, and our Third Party Central section.
Bipartisanship is key to curtailing cyberattacks on U.S. elections. A new bipartisan bill does exactly that, targeting cyberattacks as 2020 polls loom.
Obama administration’s response to Russian election interference during the 2016 election was undermined by partisan concerns, new Senate bipartisan Report.
The partisan nature of the impeachment process is the stamp of America’s flawed democracy. The people, not Congress should be the ones to impeach or acquit.
The prediction was that Trump would be acquitted in impeachment trial in majority GOP senate. He was yesterday, following which he has bashed opponents.
Key moments at the start and end of the 2020 State of the Union exposed deepening political divide in America, signal the need for voters’ decisive action.
Key U.S. GOP senators are saying that Trump’s Ukraine actions were wrong but do not constitute significant enough offense for his removal from office.
The State of the Union address is slated for Tuesday. It could collide with the impeachment trial, a repeat of the Clinton impeachment saga.
The Republican-led bill seeks to update a long-standing federal election law and secure voter registration databases from foreign hacking attempts.
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