On Friday, the Federal Election Commission voted to close election complaints filed against a pro-Trump super PAC and a dark money policy group for allegedly illegally coordinating with Trump officials during the 2020 campaign. But according to records of the case, the specifics of the complaints were so egregious that one of the commissioners noted election rules are now at risk of becoming completely meaningless.
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• The fate of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline is shaping up to be the point “where Mr. Biden’s climate commitment will be judged.”
• A Medicare formula could be costing consumers a fortune in drug prices.
• Republican lawmakers in the West are ignoring the realities of their climate change denialism.
• Your Chipotle burrito is going up in price — but maybe not for the reason given by company executives.
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