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Jared Kushner is seen here talking with Israel's opposition leader and ex-premier Benjamin Netanyahu, left, with his wife Ivanka Trump at the Knesset in Jerusalem on Oct. 11, 2021. Kushner, a senior adviser to former President Trump, appeared before the House Jan. 6 select committee on March 31, 2022. Ahmad Gharabli/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The Growing Overlap Between The Far-Right And Environmentalism

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President Biden is ordering an unprecedented amount of oil be released from reserves

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Extremism experts worry a QAnon theory is making into the mainstream political right

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A poll worker deposits ballots at a drop box outside the Westchester Regional Library during early voting for the general election in Miami on Oct. 28, 2020. David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP, File hide caption

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Cole Ramsey, 39, of South Linden, Ohio, holds a Transgender Pride Flag in front of the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus to protest the passing of legislation against trans women playing sports in high school and college. Stephen Zenner/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy addresses the U.S. Congress on March 16, 2022, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Since the war began, he has been appealing to world leaders for more support for Ukraine and sanctions on Russia. J. Scott Applewhite/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Putin was misled about early failures in Ukraine, reports indicates

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The White House is shifting gears in the battle against COVID-19

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One of the country's fastest changing political landscapes is in suburban Atlanta

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Biden administration aims to lift pandemic border restriction known as Title 42

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Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during a press conference in 2018. Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, donated hundreds of millions of dollars to local election officials leading up to the 2020 election. Bertrand Guay/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Private funding saved the 2020 election. Now, some GOP-led states are banning it

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