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AUSTIN, Texas | O’Rourke raises $38.1M, triples Cruz despite sagging polls

AUSTIN, Texas — Democrat Beto O’Rourke said Friday that he raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in the last three months, more than tripling the haul of his Republican opponent, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, in a Texas race that’s become one of the country’s hottest — if not its closest. O’Rourke said the funding came from … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | O’Rourke raises $38.1M, triples Cruz despite sagging polls

WASHINGTON | Justices reject appeal of Kavanaugh environmental ruling

WASHINGTON— The Supreme Court is declining to review an environmental ruling written by Brett Kavanaugh in his former role as an appeals court judge. The justices on Tuesday left in place an August 2017 ruling the new Supreme Court justice wrote that struck down an Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency rule. That rule was intended to … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Justices reject appeal of Kavanaugh environmental ruling