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Congress is losing ground on the budget; it's time it claws that power back

Hedtler-Gaudette is a policy analyst at the Project On Government Oversight, a nonpartisan group that investigates misconduct and conflicts of interest by federal officials. Dayton is a policy advocate at Protect Democracy, a nonprofit working "to prevent our democracy from declining into a more authoritarian form of government."

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President Trump "has played politics with religion in a way that damages America's democratic norms and practices," writes Amherst College professor Austin Sarat.

How Trump is using religion to undermine our democracy

Sarat is a professor of jurisprudence and political science at Amherst College.
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Who's in charge of lifting lockdowns?

Swindell, an associate professor of public affairs at Arizona State University, studies how different levels of government interact and work together.

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