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Will Weissert

The Associated Press

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Recent articles by Will:

Second gentleman Emhoff acts as public link to White House

As America’s first second gentleman, Doug Emhoff has visited 31 states to promote Biden administration policies and the coronavirus vaccine → Read More

Inflation up, virus down as priorities in US: AP-NORC poll

The coronavirus pandemic is beginning to recede as a top priority in the minds of Americans → Read More

Poll: Concerns about inflation up, virus down as priorities in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Heading into a critical midterm election year, the top political concerns of Americans are shifting in ways that suggest Democrats face considerable challenges to maintaining their control of Congress. A poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that management of the seemingly never-ending pandemic, once an issue that strongly favored… → Read More

Inflation up, virus down as priorities in US: AP-NORC poll

WASHINGTON (AP) — Heading into a critical midterm election year, the top political concerns of Americans are shifting in ways that suggest Democrats face considerable challenges to maintaining their control of Congress. → Read More

‘A hell of a year’:

WASHINGTON — This time last year, the Republican Party was hitting bottom.Having already lost the presidency and House, the GOP would soon squander i → Read More

'A hell of a year': GOP eyes big 2022, but weaknesses remain

This time last year, the Republican Party was hitting bottom. The GOP had already lost the presidency and the House. Soon, Republicans would squander their Senate majority and watch as thousands of Donald Trump's supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. → Read More

'A hell of a year': GOP eyes big 2022, but weaknesses remain

This time last year, the Republican Party was hitting bottom → Read More

'A hell of a year': GOP eyes big 2022, but weaknesses remain

This time last year, the Republican Party was hitting bottom. Having already lost the presidency and House, the GOP would soon squander its Senate majority and watch with horror as thousands of Donald Trump's supporters stormed the U. S. Capitol in a violent attack last Jan. 6 that will be forever linked to the Republican president's legacy. What a difference 12 months make. → Read More

Texts show top Trump defenders' private alarm on Jan. 6

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a mob overran the U.S. Capitol last January, some of Donald Trump's highest-profile defenders in the media — and even his own son — sent urgent → Read More

Texts show top Trump defenders' private alarm on Jan. 6

WASHINGTON (AP) — As a mob overran the U. S. Capitol last January, some of Donald Trump's highest-profile defenders in the media — and even his own son — sent urgent text messages to the White House chief of staff urging him to get the then-president to do more to stop the violence. But they did not publicly display that same sense of alarm mere hours after the deadly insurrection. → Read More

Dole: ‘Genuine hero’ paid war’s price, triumphed in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Dole was honored Friday at Washington National Cathedral and the World War II monument he helped create as top leaders from both parties saluted the longtime Kansas sena… → Read More

Dole: ‘Genuine hero’ paid war’s price, triumphed in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Dole was honored Friday at Washington National Cathedral and the World War II monument he helped create as top leaders from both parties saluted the longtime Kansas sena… → Read More

Bob Dole will be honored at Washington National Cathedral and World War II Memorial

Bob Dole is being honored today with both private and public memorial services in Washington. His body will travel to Kansas before interment. → Read More

Services in Washington, Kansas will continue to honor Dole

Bob Dole was to be honored with a private service at Washington National Cathedral and a public one at the World War II Memorial a day after lying in state at the U.S. Capitol, where President Joe Biden and top leaders from both parties saluted a "giant in our history." → Read More

Services in Washington, Kansas will continue to honor former Sen. Bob Dole

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Dole was to be honored with a private service at Washington National Cathedral and a public one at the World War II Memorial a day after lying in state at the U. S. Capitol, where President Joe Biden and top leaders from both parties saluted a "giant in our history. " A friend of Dole's from the decades both men spent in the Senate, Biden was also planning to speak at… → Read More

Funeral services for Bob Dole continue Friday in Washington, Kansas

The former Kansas senator was honored by lying in state Thursday, and services are planned for Kansas and DC Friday to celebrate his memory. → Read More

WATCH LIVE: Funeral service for Bob Dole at Washington National Cathedral

The former Kansas senator was honored by lying in state Thursday, and services are planned for Kansas and DC Friday to celebrate his memory. → Read More

WATCH LIVE: Funeral service for Bob Dole at Washington National Cathedral

The former Kansas senator was honored by lying in state Thursday, and services are planned for Kansas and DC Friday to celebrate his memory. → Read More

Funeral services for Bob Dole continue Friday in Washington, Kansas

The former Kansas senator was honored by lying in state Thursday, and services are planned for Kansas and DC Friday to celebrate his memory. → Read More

Funeral services for Bob Dole continue Friday in Washington, Kansas

The former Kansas senator was honored by lying in state Thursday, and services are planned for Kansas and DC Friday to celebrate his memory. → Read More