Jennifer Bendery

Jennifer Bendery


Senior politics reporter for HuffPost. Veep of Washington Press Club Foundation. ?️‍? Tips: jen.bendery@huffpost.com

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It's been quite a week for the Emancipation Memorial in Lincoln Park.

Someone wrote a passage of Mary Oliver's "Wild Geese" on the sidewalk in chalk. ❤️

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Baltimore protesters pulled down a statue of Christopher Columbus, rolled it and dumped it into the harbor.

Here's one snapshot of each state's progress toward reducing COVID cases/hospitalizations/deaths, via Green is trending better. Yellow is making progress. Red is trending poorly.

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This one is even more telling. A snapshot of how states have progressed (or not) in kicking COVID-19, from May 28th to June 27th.

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Former FDA chief: The U.S. is "right back where we were at the peak of the epidemic."

"Employees with reservations but without heightened risk factors such as age or pre-existing conditions would still be required to return. Those tapped to come in could be given as little as a week’s notice to prepare."

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A thing that happened today that won't get much attention: Senate Republicans confirmed *another* lifetime federal judge who earned a rare and embarrassing "not qualified" rating by the American Bar Association.

WOW. San Juan mayor: "I am going to do what I never thought I would do. I am begging, begging anyone who can hear us to save us from dying.

Anyway, Amazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018

Oh man. Rep. Ted Lieu now playing a tape of Candace Owens, who is sitting right there, saying it would have been fine if Hitler just wanted to make Germany great.

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Trump's Mar-A-Lago winter vacation pushes his taxpayer-funded golf tab past $118 million. That amount is equivalent to 296 years of the $400,000 presidential salary that his supporters often boast he's not taking. via @svdate 

DNC held its first staff meeting today since Clinton's loss. This happened.

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