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It did so because, from the beginning, its targets were not only Obama, whom it saw as an illegitimate president, but because it regarded as a quisling any Republican whose opposition to Obama was not strong, outraged or effective enough.
THE REPUBLICAN PARTY’S FUTURE: BEING TERRORIZED BY ITS UNHINGED BASEPAUL WALDMANNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
During a public hearing last month, the Oahu Surfrider Foundation and Sierra Club testified in opposition to the renovations, as did neighbors concerned about the potential impact of the project on the beach fronting their properties.
OCEANFRONT PROPERTY TIED TO OBAMA GRANTED EXEMPTION FROM HAWAII’S ENVIRONMENTAL LAWSBY SOPHIE COCKE, HONOLULU STAR-ADVERTISERNOVEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
This opposition became so pronounced in the summer that online shops sold fake “mask exemption” cards, labeled with stolen Justice Department imagery, by the hundreds.
WEARING A MASK ISN’T JUST ABOUT PROTECTING OTHER PEOPLE, THE CDC SAYS. IT CAN HELP YOU — AND MIGHT PREVENT LOCKDOWNS.BEN GUARINO, LENA H. SUN, ARIANA EUNJUNG CHANOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Talks are now set to start Monday afternoon, and opposition parties have already said they’re unlikely to give their support.
DENMARK’S PRIME MINISTER SAYS ITS MINK POPULATION WILL BE CULLED—BUT SHE’S FACING POLITICAL RESISTANCEKDUNN6NOVEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
In Assembly District 77, Republican June Cutter Yang, an employment attorney, made her opposition to AB 5 central to her campaign.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: 3 ELECTION TAKEAWAYSSARA LIBBYNOVEMBER 6, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Those two had a bitter fight to become the top Republican vote-getter to advance to the runoff, as Warnock faced only nominal opposition from a few underfunded Democrats.
CONTROL OF THE SENATE HEADS INTO OVERTIME AS GEORGIA BRACES FOR RUNOFF ELECTIONSPAUL KANENOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Republican from the coal-mining state of Kentucky has a long history of opposition to federal action on climate.
AS U.S. LEAVES PARIS ACCORD, CLIMATE POLICY HANGS ON ELECTION OUTCOMEBRADY DENNIS, JULIET EILPERIN, DINO GRANDONINOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In each, the opposition has accused the ruling administration of trying to manipulate the electoral process.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE ELECTION TURBULENCE TO COMENICK FOURIEZOSNOVEMBER 4, 2020OZY
The opposition has accused the ruling administration of trying to manipulate the electoral process.
BUTTERFLY EFFECT: WHO’S THE SH*THOLE NOW?CHARU KASTURINOVEMBER 4, 2020OZY
In contrast, the opposition, led by labor unions, raised just short of $20 million.
HERE ARE THE MAIN TECH BALLOT INITIATIVES THAT PASSED IN THIS ELECTIONABBY OHLHEISERNOVEMBER 4, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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